Courage can only go so far.
The Blues hold a narrow lead over the Highlanders at half-time in the Super Rugby Trans-Tasman final at Eden Park.
East and South Auckland rugby fans heading to Eden Park tonight are being advised to avoid using trains due to damage caused by this morning's tornado.
Pirates have won the Women's Premier rugby title in an epic against University while there were big wins for Taieri and Green Island in the men's competition.
Two Dunedin club players have been included in a 30-man Tonga squad which will face the All Blacks and Manu Samoa in New Zealand next month.
University is talking up Pirates as the favourite to win today’s premier women’s final at Hancock Park.
This week, Paul chats to Sam Eriepa from Green Island and Brodie Hume from Taieri who are both celebrating milestones in games played in the prems.
Canterbury's schoolgirl rugby players and coaches were left feeling ignored at a recent event when the boss of a new sponsor company mentioned only male players in his opening speech.
Green Island must have found the keys to a DeLorean and returned from the 1980s with the biggest boombox they could find.
The battle for the Citizens Shield is warming up with the penultimate round of the playoff qualifying this weekend.
A split has started to appear in the Southern region as the top five teams begin to separate themselves from the bottom four.
A night game between the Eastern Northern Barbarians and Blues at the Gore Showgrounds last month was the 50th senior club match controlled by referee Sam Nicholson.
Upper Clutha club captain Jai Baxter will be a spectator at the Queenstown Rec on Saturday when his team does battle with Wakatipu in a crucial Central Otago club championship quarterfinal.