Cruden unlikely for Turbos

Aaron Cruden All Blacks star may have been kicked off the Argentina trip, but he's unlikely to re-join the Turbos, coach says.

Tudreu tormented the Stags

Nathan Tudreu There is no more humble gent in the Manawatu Turbos than chunky left wing Nathan Tudreu.

Manawatu struggle for ball in wind and rain

manawatu u19 The Manawatu under-19s are destined to play in the bottom eight for the Michael Jones Trophy when the national tournament starts at Taupo next week.

Manawatu take the spoils

Nathan Tudreu Turbos regain the lead in the Championship division of the NPC with a 41-20 win over Southland.

Sticking to their roots

cricket ball New Central Districts chief executive Neil "Pods" Hood wants to see the association more reflect its regions.

Milne eyes more game time

Fast bowler Adam Milne is hoping a spot on the New Zealand Cricket contract list will translate to more game time.

Justice denied

Tough on fixers

Coach downcast as Cyclones let victory slip

Manawatu Cyclones 15-15 draw with Counties Manukau at FMG Stadium was a hard watch.

Marshall shines for Development

Turbos back Lewis Marshall mesmerised Hawke's Bay Saracens with his trickery and daring attacking.

Black Ferns' failure hard to take

Masirewa on loan

The one rugby stat that matters

Statistics buff will be scratching their heads, wondering how the Manawatu Turbos lost.

Sympathy and emotion

The Kick It took courage to put the story of Beaver to the screen, although making it as a docu-drama made it easier.

Observe Crusaders' fatal flaws

The Super Rugby final at Sydney only reaffirmed my aversion to the box kick.

Silver: Colour of Manawatu's lining

Fogeys gave Roy Williams grief

Duck, you're on candid camera

Notice when All Blacks assemble that for a whole day and a night, the same two players are featured everywhere.

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