North vs South rugby match confirmed for Eden Park

Rugby fans will once again get to witness a traditional rivalry rarely seen since the game turned professional more than 20 years ago. The classic North Island v South Island clash has been revived and is scheduled for Eden Park on August 29. According to the Breakdown on Sky Sport, selection for the

Blues show defensive power for win

Blues 27 Highlanders 24 by Lynn McConnell Under pressure from a determined Highlanders second-half effort, the Blues produced defensive class to match their attacking strengths to claim a 27-24 win in their Super Rugby Aotearoa game at Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday. It made it three out of three for the Blues who

SR Aotearoa Preview: Crusaders v Chiefs

by Lynn McConnell Having had the measure of the Crusaders in their last two Super Rugby meetings, the Chiefs head to Christchurch for Sunday's Super Rugby Aotearoa game with plenty of incentive. An old fashioned war of words has broken out after Crusaders loosehead Joe Moody popped some comments in the direction

Ōtaki Domain Double Header for Sam’s Day

Ōtaki Domain will be packed out for Sam’s Day on September 5th when Manawatū Turbos play Wellington Lions in a Mitre 10 Cup pre-season game and Horowhenua Kapiti take on Wairarapa Bush as a fundraiser for Sam Doyle. Three of the four teams in action once had Sam Doyle running around