Super Rugby revolves around a 15-team format. A points system that encourages attacking play makes the competition even more attractive to the viewing public. The 15 Super Rugby teams are
The Blues: The Auckland Blues hail from the North Island of New Zealand.
The Brumbies: The ACT Brumbies have their home ground in Canberra Stadium in the Australian Capital Territory.
The Bulls: The Northern Bulls come from the South African city of Pretoria.
The Cheetahs: The Cheetahs are based in the South African city of Bloemfontein.
The Chiefs: The Waikato Chiefs are based in the city of Hamilton on the North Island of New Zealand.
The Crusaders: The Canterbury Crusaders are based in Christchurch on the South Island of New Zealand.
The Force: The Western Force come from the Australian city of Perth.
The Highlanders: The Otago Highlanders are based in the city of Dunedin on the South Island of New Zealand.
The Hurricanes: The Wellington Hurricanes hail from the city of Wellington on the North Island of New Zealand.
The Lions: The Lions hail from the South African city of Johannesburg and were formerly the Cats.
The Rebels: The Melbourne Rebels hail from the Australian city of Melbourne.
The Reds: The Queensland Reds hail from Brisbane, Queensland.
The Sharks: The Sharks are based in the South African city of Durban.
The Stormers: The Western Stormers are based in the South African city of Cape Town.
The Waratahs: The NSW Waratahs are based in Sydney, New South Wales.