The Highlanders are struggling to contain their excitement. There are hugs, tears, kisses and high fives everywhere.
In contrast the Hurricanes look devastated.
Thanks for joining us tonight, I hope you have enjoyed our coverage. Make sure to stick around for the match report, First Take column and video highlights which will all be online very shortly.
Yes, we will be live blogging the All Blacks game against Samoa on Wednesday and every ABs game at the Rugby World Cup.
Cheers Michael, it's a 2pm kick off (NZT)