The Chiefs have made six changes to their team to take on the Crusaders in Hamilton.
Chiefs two-metre lock Brodie Retallick is confident he will be cleared to play for the Chiefs against the Crusaders.
Chiefs head coach Dave Rennie says it's time his side put their foot down in Super Rugby 2014.
Look for the Chiefs to step up in the next few weeks after a run of incomplete performances.
Jordan Payne is living the dream after a 34-minute cameo on debut for the Chiefs on Saturday night.
Chiefs coach Dave Rennie makes eight changes to his starting lineup against the Rebels this weekend.
The Chiefs' player depth has carried them impressively through heavy injury tolls this season and last.
OPINION: Like the All Blacks had to learn to live without Dan Carter, the Chiefs now have to find a way to thrive without Aaron Cruden.
The Chiefs will be tested after their All Black playmaker Aaron Cruden broke his thumb at the weekend.
While the Chiefs stunning comeback left many enthused, the team were decidedly grumpy about the performance.
The Chiefs are heading home to Hamilton determined to sort out their dreadful starts.
Chiefs produce another remarkable comeback for second successive Super Rugby draw.
Beaten by the Force and a draw with the Bulls makes pretty sad reading for defending champions.
Chiefs can't keep relying on long-range attack and need to improve across the board, forwards coach says.
Chiefs coach Dave Rennie got exactly what he wanted out of his impact players in the Chiefs' 34 all draw in Pretoria.
The Chiefs showed the consistency of curdled milk in their 34-34 draw against the Bulls in Pretoria.
Chiefs coach reacts to the sloppiest performance under his command by making eight changes ahead of clash with Bulls.
Dave Rennie and his coaching staff had plenty to ponder on the journey from Perth to Johannesburg following the side's first loss.
Once again, All Blacks flanker Sam Cane is set to endure another heavy toll this year.
Injuries have forced noticeable holes in the Chief's midfield, but the team isn't about to dwell on player losses.
OPINION: Only two Kiwi 10s are in charge. There's a reason for that, writes Andrew Mehrtens.
Tanerau Latimer feels he could not have celebrated his 100th Super Rugby game in any better fashion.
Blockbusting Chiefs centre Robbie Fruean has again been sidelined by his heart condition.
The Chiefs are set to decide on whether they will take heart-troubled Robbie Fruean with the team to Perth and South Africa.
The Chiefs Tasman foursome have shown how the coaching staff is winning the recruitment war once again.
LIAM NAPIER - © Fairfax NZ NewsChiefs produce a dominant 36-20 win over the Stormers extending their unbeaten run to three.
The Chiefs to field biggest forward pack yet against the Stormers tonight.
Chiefs coach pours cold water on allegations that his players deliberately hold back players off the ball.
Exciting new Chiefs No 8 given a big opportunity to establish himself in starting debut.
The Chiefs name Gareth Anscombe and Tom Marshall in starting XV to take on the Stormers on Friday night.
Nelson's James Lowe could be poised to make his starting debut for the Chiefs on the wing on Friday.
Chiefs coach dwells on good form shown by overseas sides rather than getting worried about under performing Kiwi teams.
Tanerau Latimer is set to become the latest Chief to reach 100 Super Rugby appearances.
Tom Marshall moved north to challenge for the 15 jumper but is now looking for any chance to get on the park with his new teammates.
The Chiefs main focus against the Stormers on Saturday night will be a new urgency in their attacking game.
I'm the guy who picked the Crusaders to win Super Rugby this year. My wife was the first to remind me.
OPINION: A breakdown of the numbers suggest the Chiefs may struggle to win a third title.
OPINION: There are many similarities between what Wayne Smith did at the Crusaders and what he does at the Chiefs.
Co-captain Aaron Cruden didn't need to prove he is the Chiefs' most valuable player but he did anyway.
Chiefs' back line too strong as last year's competition winners go top of NZ conference.
New Zealand Rugby chief executive Steve Tew has hit back at criticism of Super Rugby's soon to be announced expansion.
Former Chiefs wing Sailosi Tagicakibau is returning to Super Rugby in a loan deal with the Stormers.
Chiefs halfback Tawera Kerr-Barlow is confident he has overcome a foot injury to take his place against the Highlanders.
Latimer watches a rookie take his place and suffers cramp as he races to get fit for Highlanders match.
Brad Weber has bulked up - he's up to 74-75kg dripping wet.
Some players are expected back this week as the Chiefs work on strategies to avoid having to defend for so long.
Injuries won't alter focus after hard-fought win
The Chiefs might need to add a new wing to their casualty ward, but don't expect that to alter their focus of trying to lead Super Rugby's New Zealand Conference going into next week's bye.
Aaron Cruden loves this captaincy lark. One game, one victory, and one pretty serious statement sent out.
The backlash to Super Rugby expansion has begun, led by Chiefs coach Dave Rennie.
James Lowe became a Chiefs hero last night, giving his team an unlikely 18-10 victory over the Crusaders.
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