Tasman end magnificent Canterbury era

Follow @RedefinedRugby   Canterbury's golden era of ITM Cup dominance is over, ended in the semi-final stages by a Tasman side that used aggressive defence to the utmost to set up a 26-6 victory at Trafalgar Park on Saturday. Tasman who went from winning promotion from the Championship section last year now find

Taranaki defeat Auckland to secure final

Follow @RedefinedRugby   Colin Cooper’s Taranaki are into the 2014 ITM Cup Premiership Final, after defeating an exciting Auckland team who were full value for the match until the Amber and Black cut loose in extra time winning 49-30. It was a match of dominating periods for both sides, from the host’s two

Mighty Manawatu into Championship decider

Follow @RedefinedRugby   Manawatu have defeated a willing Southland 23-18 in cloudy conditions at FMG Stadium in Palmerston North to book their place in the 2014 ITM Cup Championship Final. Rain early in the day ensured that conditions were testing at times, while light drizzle fell later in the match. However that did not

HEARTLAND SEMI FINALS – RESULTS

Follow @RedefinedRugby 2014 Pink Batts Heartland Championship Finals Date Game Venue Time (NZ) Result Finals Series 18.Oct Lochore Semi 1 King Country v Wanganui Te Kuiti Result 06-37 18.Oct Lochore Semi 2 South.Canterbury v Nth.Otago Timaru Result 12-16 18.Oct Meads Semi 1 Buller v Horo-Kapiti Westport Result 22-15 18.Oct Meads Semi 2 Poverty Bay v Mid Canterbury Gisborne Result 22-29 --