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St Pat's Town ready for game day

St Pat's Town will meet Scots College in the Wellington premier one college rugby final on Saturday.

Five years since a final, 20 years since a win.

Scots College looking to reverse trend

Scots College prop Alex Fidow will be a key player when Scots meet St Pat's Town in the final of the Wellington schools competition on Sunday.

Scots College will have form and the law of averages on their side in the premier one rugby final.

Forman adds another title

Wellington East College student Kelsey Forman tracks Auckland's Kat  Badham before winning the women's under-18 title at the national cross-country championships in Christchurch on Saturday.

Kelsey Forman is in good company.

'Benji factor' to boost Welly crowd

Benji Marshall will be a major drawcard for fans when he plays for the Dragons against the Warriors in Wellington on Saturday.

Benji Marshall celebrating one of the tries of the season just what Wellington RL wanted to see.

Phelan switches to Mahanadi

Shaun Phelan will ride Mahanadi when the Central Districts jumper attempts a second Grand National Hurdles win at Riccarton on Wednesday.

Shaun Phelan has been quick to find a new mount for Wednesday's Grand National Hurdles.

Braswell signs Saints coaching deal

Kevin Braswell will swap a Southland Sharks singlet for a Wellington Saints coaching top for the next two years.

American will coach Wellington in 2016 NBL season after the franchise made him an offer he couldn't refuse.

Rugby 'crash course' for Osaka teens

Tamaki Poki of Hutt International Boys tackles an Osaka opponent with fellow HIBS players Jack Whiteman and Rielly Edwards also looking to close down the attack.  
Japan Team v HIBS at Petone Recreation, Lower Hutt, New Zealand on Sunday 26 July 2015.Photo by Masanori Udagawa. www.photowellington.photoshelter.com.

Former All Black fullback Christian Cullen is helping give teens from Osaka, Japan, a taste of New Zealand-style rugby.

Triumph for Collins' sisters

Helen Collins holds aloft the club rugby winning trophy after captaining the Norths to victory. She and Tiana Collins both played in the final for the club their brother, late All Black Jerry Collins, played for.

Two of Jerry Collins' sisters have brought home a club rugby victory for their brothers' beloved Norths Rugby Club.

Hill earns Wellington recall

Old Boys University wing Joe Hill stretches out for the first of his two tries in Wellington premier club rugby's Jubilee Cup final against Marist St Pats.

OBU wing Joe Hill earns Wellington recall after starring in Jubilee Cup final.

1966 skipper on hand to see OBU break drought

Current Old Boys University rugby captain Joe Beech [left] meets 1966 Victoria University captain Gary Hermansson. Beech has become the first university club captain to lift the Jubilee Cup since Hermansson did it 49 years ago.

Out of the crowd and into the teeming rain, 74-year-old Gary Hermansson experienced something he hadn't enjoyed in 49 years.

Norths survive late bid from Ories

Norths lock Sanita Levave tries to bulldoze her way through the Ories defence.

Norths were running on fumes at the end of the Victoria Tavern Trophy for Wellington women's rugby but they had just enough in the tank to beat Oriental Rongotai 24-22 at Porirua Park on Saturday.

Message from Conrad Smith helps inspire OBU to victory

Old Boys University's players celebrate winning the club's first Jubilee Cup title after a 30-27 win over Marist St Pats in the Wellington premier club final.

Upper Hutt take second best

Upper Hutt No 8 Murphy Taramai screams towards the tryline during the Hardham Cup final against Johnsonville.

Upper Hutt captain Apa Heemi described winning the Hardham Cup as "the next best thing".

Mitchell stoked with third placing at national cross country champs

An exhausted Nicole Mitchell has third place in safekeeping near the end of senior women's 8km cross country race in Christchurch on Saturday.

Nicole Mitchell might be a runner to keep your eye on.

Dominant Napier City seal title

Western Suburbs striker Elliott Collier beats Miramar goalkeeper Michael O’Keefe for one of his hat-trick in Wests' 4-3 Central League win at Dave Farrington Park.

A 4-1 win against Palmerston North Marist ensured the Central League title for Napier City Rovers

College Sport

St Pat's Town ready for game day

St Pat's Town will meet Scots College in the Wellington premier one college rugby final on Saturday.

Five years since a final, 20 years since a win.

Scots College looking to reverse trend

Scots College prop Alex Fidow will be a key player when Scots meet St Pat's Town in the final of the Wellington schools competition on Sunday.

Scots College will have form and the law of averages on their side in the premier one rugby final.

Forman adds another title

Wellington East College student Kelsey Forman tracks Auckland's Kat  Badham before winning the women's under-18 title at the national cross-country championships in Christchurch on Saturday.

Kelsey Forman is in good company.

Rugby 'crash course' for Osaka teens

Tamaki Poki of Hutt International Boys tackles an Osaka opponent with fellow HIBS players Jack Whiteman and Rielly Edwards also looking to close down the attack.  
Japan Team v HIBS at Petone Recreation, Lower Hutt, New Zealand on Sunday 26 July 2015.Photo by Masanori Udagawa. www.photowellington.photoshelter.com.

Former All Black fullback Christian Cullen is helping give teens from Osaka, Japan, a taste of New Zealand-style rugby.

Another final in sight for Silverstream

Silverstream hooker Asafo Aumua has been in outstanding form this year.

St Pat's Silverstream have made a habit of being part of the big show.

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