All Blacks legend Ma’a Nonu to make comeback for Ngāti Porou East Coast in Ruatoria

Former All Blacks winger Hosea Gear couldn’t keep this big news under wraps any longer. A week after All Blacks captain Sam Cane graced the Heartland Championship for King Country, the Ngāti Porou East Coast coach confirmed his own major signing coup on Thursday: that of Ma’a Nonu. That’s right, the 103-test

Sam Cane appears for King Country in round four of the Bunnings Heartland Championship

South Canterbury, Thames Valley and Horowhenua Kapiti retained their unbeaten records in Bunnings Heartland rugby at the weekend but South Canterbury have the competition lead due to superior bonus points. North Otago sit in fourth place although given a close tussle by Poverty Bay before the home team claimed a 12-10

Bunnings Warehouse NPC to continue without Auckland based teams

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has confirmed the Bunnings Warehouse NPC will continue without the Auckland based teams; North Harbour, Auckland and Counties Manukau, and will release a revised season draw in coming days. The decision comes after Government declined NZR’s third travel exemption application to get the teams out of the