Winless from their opening five matches, the Chiefs responded in style with a 56-20 win over the Bulls.
TVNZ's rugby buffs are back to pick a classic Kiwi derby in Auckland and three more top clashes in Super Rugby.
There's only two Kiwi games on the calendar this week but that doesn't mean it's any easier for the TVNZ sports buffs!
The TVNZ sports buffs are back for two big Kiwi clashes and a crucial match in North Harbour.
All five NZ teams are involved this week and up against overseas opposition. Lets see how much the TVNZ pickers know about the offshore competition...
Beaver reckoned he'd catch Damian McKenzie "in the last 60", after his gas was questioned by 1 NEWS' Stephen Stuart.
A Kiwi classic is brewing in the south while the Chiefs and Blues hit the road for the second week of Super Rugby.
It's a new season which means it's time for the TVNZ rugby buffs to dust off their crystal balls and pick some winners in the first week!
Retallick will lead the squad solo to start the season until co-captain Sam Cane is back up and running again.