Slow Break had a good win over Feilding High School.
Six circuits, Supercars and back to back weekends on the South Island all feature in calendar
The Black Sticks' most experienced player Emily Gaddum, nee Naylor, at risk of missing Rio Olympics with a back injury.
Palmerston North Marist will need to put in one of their best defensive displays of the season if they want to get anything out of their game with Stop Out at Memorial Park on Saturday.
Anthony Guerin may not get as many headlines as some of his more renowned front row partners at Old Boys-Marist, but his form this year has been hard to miss.
Jack Harris took five wickets as Palmerston North Boys' High School beat Napier Boys' High School by ___ runs in the second day of qualifiers for the national one day tournament.
Martin Crowe's long-time friend Derek Stirling says Crowe was a great player and good man.
The Central Stags were fighting hard in their chase for 376 runs to beat Canterbury in their Plunket Shield cricket match in Nelson.
Manawatu were given a big surprise by Horowhenua-Kapiti.
Two of Manawatu bowlers have taken away their opposition almost by themselves.
The jockeying for positions in the penultimate round of Manawatu club rugby will be just as intense for the teams in the bottom half of the table as it will for those in the top half.
Manawatu Evergreens rack up 59 unanswered points in win over Hawke's Bay Saracens.
Palmerston North Boys' High School won their annual grudge match against St Pat's Silverstream 17-5 in Palmerston North on Wednesday.
Manawatu make 13 changes ahead of preseason match against Hawke's Bay.
College Old Boys applied the blow torch to Kia Toa in the second half to run way with the game 38-17 in the latest round of Manawatu club rugby on Saturday.
OPINION: There was a time when schools were satisfied just educating students.
To heck with bring back Buck; let's just bring back the ruck.
OPINION: Former express cricketer and now raconteur Jeff Thomson seems to be a happy 65-year-old larrikin.
OPINION: A few moons ago a friend was playing rugby for one of the big London rugby clubs.
OPINION: Winning the Victoria Cross opened a world of doors for former Manawatu man Keith Elliott.