ITM Cup rugby news

Rugby: Tasman romp to win over Southland

Rugby: Tasman romp to win over Southland

Tasman continue to impress during their maiden season in the ITM Cup's Premiership division.

Rugby: Waikato hold off Counties Manukau

Rugby: Waikato hold off Counties Manukau

Waikato kept their ITM Cup Premiership playoff hopes alive with a nervy 26-21 win over Counties Manukau in Hamilton today.

Rugby: Southland sneak late win over Northland

Rugby: Southland sneak late win over Northland

Southland turned around their mid-season slump in stunning fashion today, beating Northland 36-34 with the last kick of the ball in a thrilling finish in Invercargill.

Rugby: Auckland battle back to beat Bay of Plenty

Rugby: Auckland battle back to beat Bay of Plenty

Auckland coach Paul Feeney must be a master of the halftime team talk, though he probably wishes his oratory skills were less essential.

Rugby: Canterbury heap more misery on Wellington

Rugby: Canterbury heap more misery on Wellington

At the start of the ITM Cup many would have predicted the week five match between Canterbury and Wellington to be a clash of two unbeaten teams.