Follow @RedefinedRugby 4th October 2014 THAMES VALLEY vs POVERTY BAY @ Paeroa POVERTY Bay secured a place in the Heartland Championship top-four playoffs with a hard-fought 17-9 win against Thames Valley at Paeroa on Saturday. The Bay, second on the table, will seal a Meads Cup home semifinal if they draw with or beat Horowhenua Kapiti

Second-half surge not enough

Follow @RedefinedRugby 4th October 2014 WANGANUI vs WAIRARAPA BUSH @ Wanganui LIVELY: Inia Katia impressed at halfback and centre. A strong second-half comeback was not enough for Wairarapa-Bush to earn more than a bonus point in their Heartland championship rugby match with Wanganui at Wanganui on Saturday. Wanganui won 38-24 after having the elements