Central Mavericks men's team have a few new faces following last year's disappointing NHL campaign.
Tennis Manawatu will have a new chairman next season.
You have to admire Chris Cairns. Twice accused of match-fixing, he flew to London to attempt to clear his name.
Brad Mooar's tenure as Southland Stags coach has started in impressive fashion.
Tighthead prop Ma'afu Fia trots out for his 50th game for the Manawatu Turbos tomorrow.
Silver might not be gold but it is more than a pass mark for the Manawatu contingent at the Commonwealth Games.
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