Heartland Rugby heading for Christchurch to play along side Bunnings Warehouse NPC

Christchurch is set to host a blockbusting day of rugby on Saturday September 4 with the Canterbury NPC clash against rivals Tasman now sandwiched between Heartland matches comprising South Canterbury versus neighbours Mid Canterbury and Buller up against West Coast, all at Orangetheory Stadium. “We saw this as a real opportunity

RUGBY SCHEDULE AHEAD WITH 2021 DOMESTIC RUGBY DRAWS ANNOUNCED

Rugby fans are in for an eventful provincial season with the 2021 draws announced for the Bunnings Warehouse sponsored National Provincial Championship (NPC), Farah Palmer Cup (FPC) and the Heartland Championship. The FPC presented by Bunnings Warehouse, New Zealand Rugby’s (NZR) premier women’s competition will kick off the provincial rugby season

Provincial Unions give private equity deal green light at historic New Zealand Rugby AGM

Provincial Unions vote unanimously in favour of Silver Lake proposal  NZR announce $18.7m operating loss and total loss of $34.6m for the year  Mark Hutton and Ajit Balasingham join NZR Board  NZR to continue discussions with New Zealand Rugby Players' Association New Zealand

New name for NPC as Bunnings Warehouse signs three-year partnership with New Zealand Rugby

Bunnings Warehouse has secured naming rights for the NPC, FPC, Heartland Championships & Super Rugby Aotearoa U20s tournament. Farah Palmer Cup presented by Bunnings reverts to Premiership-Championship format. New Zealand Rugby and Bunnings Warehouse are excited to announce the signing

Almanack highlights unforgettable 2020

Great record of effects on game by Lynn McConnell All Blacks Beauden Barrett and TJ Perenara were surprise omissions from the annual New Zealand Rugby Almanack's XV of the year in 2020. Barrett had a place in the substitutes but there was no place for Perenara. The Almanack editors, Clive Akers, Adrian Hill and