Junior Lions national U19 Champions

Follow @RedefinedRugby Junior Lions national U19 Champions with emphatic win over Canterbury The Wellington U19s celebrating their win over Canterbury in the National U19 tournament final. Photo credit: Dave Lintott. The Wellington U19s are the inaugural National U19 tournament champions, Beating Canterbury 32-21 in the final of the Jock Hobbs National U19 Tournament

Heartland Championship – Results Week 7

Follow @RedefinedRugby Week Seven 4-Oct Horo-Kapiti v Sth Canterbury Levin Result 23-11 4-Oct Mid Canterbury v North Otago Ashburton Result 28-07 4-Oct Thames Valley v Poverty Bay Paeroa Result 09-17 4-Oct Wanganui v Wairarapa Bush Wanganui Result 38-24 4-Oct Buller v West Coast Westport Result 29-24 4-Oct East Coast v King Country Ruatoria Result 07-34 Buller hopped out to a six-point lead in the Pink Batts Heartland Championship when beating West Coast 29-24 in a close game in Westport on Saturday. Poverty Bay, courtesy of a

NZ Schools hold off fast finishing Australian Schools

Follow @RedefinedRugby Members of the New Zealand Schools perform their pre-match haka in driving rain at the start of today's Schools Test at Porirua Park The New Zealand Schools beat Australia Schools and the New Zealand Barbarian Schools defeated Fiji Schools in today's two internationals at Porirua Park. New Zealand Schools 34 -

Under review: Wellington union looks within

Follow @RedefinedRugby Getty Images STAGS STAR: Lima Sopoaga was one who got away from Wellington's setup. The Wellington Rugby Football Union has launched an independent review into all aspects of its operations. WRFU chairman Tony Duffin made the announcement to staff yesterday. Duffin, and chief executive James Te Puni, stressed that the review was