University will have to shift over a few paddocks to play its rugby this season.
Steel coach Reinga Bloxham was searching for consistency from her side in its opening game of the pre-season tournament in Otaki yesterday and she got something even better — composure.
The Otago Sparks are a team divided into two camps — those with experience and those without. Cricket writer Adrian Seconi reviews a season which highlighted an age old problem of a lack of depth.
Otago got knocked about, knocked down and knocked around the park.
Another gallant loss, and it hurts as much as the first.
Albion recorded its third consecutive win and remains at the top of the senior declaration standings.
Blackstone Hill thumped Cromwell by 95 runs in a Koford Cup match at Poolburn on Saturday.
Remember those old wringer washing machines?
If it all starts to go horribly wrong Otago will know just what to do.
Suzie Bates spent a couple of hours trying to avoid her team-mates at the University of Otago Oval yesterday.
Amelia Kerr figured she was too short to remain a pace bowler.
Forget not the bowlers.
Otago has named a predictable squad for today’s one-day elimination final against Canterbury at Hagley Oval.
Suzie Bates has achieved just about everything she can in cricket.
Peach schnapps is nice.
Devine by name, divine by form.
Albion moved to the top of the senior declaration standings with a good win against Green Island at Sunnyvale on Saturday.
All-rounder Michael Rippon helped steer Otago to a record win against Auckland at the University of Otago yesterday.
What a sight watching Lockie Ferguson make his way to the lunch buffet for a second chicken drumstick.
Corey Blair blasted 93 not out to guide Albion to a seven-wicket win against Blackstone Hill in a Vincent Koford Cup 40-over match in Luggate on Saturday.