Highlanders star joins Sunwolves

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 07:19
Large jason emery highlanders 800

TRANSFER NEWS: The Sunwolves have bolstered their backline stocks with the signing of Jason Emery.

The centre is one of three players to link up with the Sunwolves squad ahead of this year's Super Rugby tournament.

Emery made 34 appearances for the Highlanders between 2013 and 2017. He also has two caps for the Māori All Blacks.

The 24-year-old previously represented New Zealand Under-20 in 2012.

Ryuji Noguchi, from Tokai University, is the other new player in the squad, while Atsushi Sakate is back after his season with the Panasonic Wild Knights.

The Sunwolves open their campaign against the Brumbies in Tokyo on September 24.

There are currently no matches being played
FIXTURE GMT VENUE
Fri, 25 May 2018
Crusaders v Hurricanes 07h35 Christchurch
Rebels v Sunwolves 09h45 Melbourne
Jaguares v Sharks 19h40 Estadio Jose Amalfitani
Sat, 26 May 2018
Chiefs v Waratahs 07h35 Hamilton
Reds v Highlanders 09h45 Suncorp Stadium
Bulls v Brumbies 13h05 Loftus Versfeld
Exeter Chiefs v Saracens 14h00 London
Stormers v Lions 15h15 Newlands
Leinster v Scarlets 17h00 Dublin
SUPER RUGBY
MORE LOGS
Pool AU
Team P W D L Pts
Waratahs 11 6 1 4 31
Rebels 11 5 0 6 25
Reds 11 4 0 7 18
Brumbies 11 3 0 8 16
Sunwolves 11 0 9 10
Pool NZ
Team P W D L Pts
Crusaders 12 10 0 2 46
Hurricanes 11 10 0 1 45
Highlanders 11 7 0 4 32
Chiefs 11 7 0 4 32
Blues 12 3 0 9 17
Pool SA
Team P W D L Pts
Lions 13 7 0 6 36
Jaguares 12 7 0 5 29
Sharks 12 5 1 6 28
Bulls 12 5 0 7 24
Stormers 13 5 0 8 23