Manawatu Softball Association president Ray Dyason still plans to get baseball up and running in the region.
Hayden Phillips could be excused for wanting to put his feet up at the end of the week.
Palmerston North Hospital's neonatal unit to get boost as Manawatu Turbos take to field in special jerseys.
You have to admire Chris Cairns. Twice accused of match-fixing, he flew to London to attempt to clear his name.
Manawatu came out on top in most facets against Northland.
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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