There are a fair few things you can be forgiven for questioning when it comes to Southland rugby, although yesterday’s effort shown against Manawatu in Palmerston North is not one of them.
Watch as the Otago rugby team come home to a hero's welcome with the Ranfurly Shield after beating Waikato in Hamilton last night.
The Otago team will fly home with the Ranfurly Shield in tow today and are scheduled to land in Dunedin late this afternoon.
The beer was flowing inside Otago's changing room as the side celebrated a famous Ranfurly Shield win over Waikato with euphoric song and dance.
Otago coach Ben Herring has urged his side to treat today’s Ranfurly Shield challenge against Waikato as if it was a birthday celebration.
As Otago attempts to wrest the log o’ wood off Waikato today, we look back at five of its most memorable Shield challenges of the past 25 years.
North Otago will hopefully be singing It’s Now or Never as its bus travels between Wellington and Masterton for its crucial Heartland Championship game against Wairarapa-Bush this...
When Zoe Whatarau lined up for last year’s Farah Palmer Cup Championship semifinal she was playing halfback — this year she will turn out at flanker.
Lima Sopoaga admits he went to school to play rugby and eat his lunch. He saw the sport as his ticket to potentially making a better life.
Sir Graham Henry has backed former Chiefs coach Dave Rennie to take over the reins of the All Blacks after the next World Cup.
Otago fullback Michael Collins has been to Hamilton and returned with the Ranfurly Shield once before - he would like to do it again.
As Southland prepares for its final match of the Mitre 10 Cup against Manawatu on Sunday, the first building block for 2019 has fallen into place after standout lock forward Maanaki Selby-Rickit...
Paul Dwyer chats with Otago coach Ben Herring ahead of the team's Ranfurly Shield clash against Waikato on Saturday. Otago stars return for challenge