Follow @RedefinedRugby The Canterbury squad to contest the 2014 ITM Cup has been named, with 8 new players among the 36. Canterbury Head Coach Scott Robertson said they have a promising mix of valuable experience and exciting new talent in the squad, which will be defending the Premiership title that Canterbury won

Waikato and Taranaki in pre-season stalemate

Follow @RedefinedRugby Three second half tries for Waikato saw them come from behind to draw 19-19 with Taranaki in their second pre-season hit-out at Island Reserve in Otorohanga. Trailing 12-0 midway through the second half, Waikato produced a strong last quarter to storm back into the match and had the chance to

Seddon Shield Report

Follow @RedefinedRugby West Coast 28 - 18 Marlborough The Marlborough Red Devils left Greymouth empty-handed, and disappointed. In a free-flowing encounter, despite slippery underfoot conditions, West Coast repelled their first Seddon Shield challenger, downing Marlborough 28-18 at Rugby Park. After fighting back from a 28-11 deficit midway through the second spell, the Red Devils

‘Imports’ impress in win over Manawatu

Follow @RedefinedRugby It was two of their debutantes who stole the limelight when Wairarapa-Bush scored a hard-fought 29-23 win over Manawatu development squad in a non-championship rugby match played at Memorial Park, Masterton on Saturday. The impact made by Upper Hutt first-five Ben Aoina and Old Boys University flanker Andrew McWhirter indicated