The national under-21 hockey tournament is in Dunedin next week.
Skoglund Park is not up to scratch at the moment.
There will be no punishments after a club game was called off early due to a fracas.
A year after missing the cut, Manawatu Rugby chairman Steve Morris has been elected to the New Zealand Rugby Board on a three-year term.
With two rounds remaining in round one of Manawatu club rugby, Old Boys-Marist face the the real prospect of their season crumbling on the foundation beneath them.
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.
Bertus Mulder has taken to coaching like a duck to water.
Fraser Stone is not losing any sleep from not having a Turbos contract.
College Old Boys have moved to top of the Manawatu club rugby ladder after handing Kia Toa their first loss of the season 21-12.
A much improved performance from Palmerston North Boys' High School was not enough to lift them over Auckland Grammar on Saturday.
Jamie Joseph demands improvements after loss in Brisbane leaves Super Rugby champions red-faced.
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.
OPINION: When it comes to professional squash player Kashif Shuja, we can probably deduce Pakistan and Islamabad's loss has been Manawatu's gain.
OPINION: It's a shame injury robbed us of a Nehe Milner-Skudder celebration when the Hurricanes came to town.