Waikato have retained the Ranfurly Shield, and given their
coaching staff plenty to ponder in the process.
A kilted Kiwi is coming home. Bay of Plenty have signed
Scottish international loose forward Hugh Blake, who was born
in Tauranga, for the NPC next month.
Waikato should be more than happy with their first hit out of
the season and the first defence of their 10th Ranfurly
In the bowels of Eden Park's ASB (north) Stand, you will find
a quiet evolution taking place.
Tries are set to have greater value in the Mitre 10 Cup after
a scoring change was revealed this morning.
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