ITM Cup rugby news

Rugby: Waikato retain Ranfurly Shield

Rugby: Waikato retain Ranfurly Shield

Waikato have retained the Ranfurly Shield, and given their coaching staff plenty to ponder in the process.

Rugby: Former Otago flanker returning to NZ

Rugby: Former Otago flanker returning to NZ

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.

Rugby: Waikato thrash Thames Valley

Waikato should be more than happy with their first hit out of the season and the first defence of their 10th Ranfurly Shield era.

Pro Sport programme inspiring off the field

Pro Sport programme inspiring off the field

In the bowels of Eden Park's ASB (north) Stand, you will find a quiet evolution taking place.

Rugby: Six point tries for NPC

Rugby: Six point tries for NPC

Tries are set to have greater value in the Mitre 10 Cup after a scoring change was revealed this morning.