There was a sense of deja vu about Highlander and All Black Liam Squire being yellow carded against the Crusaders just as he was two years ago in the same quarter-final. It's a similar sense the Hurricanes will have as they travel to Christchurch for another semifinal.

It appears only one team have a good enough pack to stop the Crusaders from winning their third consecutive Super Rugby title, and it isn't the Hurricanes.

It's the team in new territory; the Jaguares, who are effectively the Argentina national team in disguise.

If both the Crusaders and Jaguares reach the final,

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