The Waratahs emerged victorious in the last meeting of the sides, winning 41-12 in Sydney.
The Highlanders enter the game following a 43-37 win over the Melbourne Rebels.
RugbyPass has created a next generation rugby rating system, based on machine learning and shaped by game winning moments. The system (RPI) is a world first for its complexity and comprehensive embrace of northern and southern hemisphere players and teams. By using in-depth data analysis, RPI determines exactly what it takes to win, in real time. Explore the RPI now!