Wellington’s talent unleashed on Southland

Follow @RedefinedRugby Wellington highlighted the difference between the talent pools of main centres and provincial bases when hammering Southland 60-21 at Westpac Stadium in the Capital on Friday. It was a disappointing night for the southerners who ran into a rampant Wellington team able to throw the ball around to allow the

Tasman outlast Counties Manukau in tight tussle

Follow @RedefinedRugby Tasman dug deep to secure a vital 15-10 win over Counties Manukau and keep their Premiership playoff hopes alive in Blenheim. With just six points separating four teams in the middle of the congested Premiership ladder, Tasman knew a loss would spell the end of their semifinal aspirations while a

Canterbury edge Waikato in Ranfurly Shield thriller

Follow @RedefinedRugby Canterbury overcame a brave Waikato side to lift the Ranfurly Shield for a record equalling 15th time with a 29-23 win in Hamilton. Despite defending the Ranfurly Shield proudly in 2016, Waikato knew they had to lift a gear to have any chance of repelling the challenge of the Premiership

Mitre 10 Cup 2016 – Previews – Week 7

Follow @RedefinedRugby COMING UP THIS WEEK Week Seven action in the Mitre 10 Cup: WAIKATO v CANTERBURY (RANFURLY SHIELD) Wednesday 28 September, 7.35pm at FMG Stadium, Hamilton Played: 50, 1929-2015 | Waikato wins: 18 | Canterbury wins: 31 | Draws: 1 Last match: Canterbury 18 Waikato 17, 23.09.15 in Christchurch (ITMC) Last Waikato win: Waikato 27