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: In 50 minutes George Moala changed the trajectory of his rugby career and thrust himself into the battle for a regular spot for the All Blacks at centre.
An improved Feilding High School 1st XV performance helped them get their CNI campaign back on track with a 29-10 over Lindisfarne College in Feilding on Saturday.
The Manawatu Evergreens comfortably dealt to Wanganui 34-15 in their first preseason match of the year at CET Arena on Wednesday night.
With the top four all but finalised, College Old Boys have the chance to lock away the Centennial Shield this Saturday with two games remaining.
Isaac Tupai did not want to see a Manawatu senior one club disappear, so he did something about it.
Just two contracted Manawatu Turbos named in Evergreens team to take on Wanganui on Wednesday.
Manawatu Turbos No 8 James Oliver retires from rugby at 31 after losing the enjoyment factor.
OPINION: We have yet to see a perfect All Blacks performance this year, but they are still a class above the rest of the world.
St. Paul's Collegiate were made work hard for their 19-8 win over Feilding High School in Feilding on Saturday.
Te Kawau upset Varsity 20-10 to keep a mathematical, but highly unlikely, chance of a top four spot alive.
Antonio Kiri Kiri believes he is in the shape of his life after spending six months under the umbrella of the New Zealand sevens team.
The top four of Manawatu club rugby could be decided by the end of the weekend.
Having a more physical presence on the field is the main goal for Manaaki Selby-Rickit.
A knee injury has ruled out any chance of Canadian prop Hubert Buydens returning to Manawatu for the 2016 season.
Hasting Boys' High School gave Palmerston North Boys' High School a lesson in why many consider them to be the best 1st XV in the country in the form of a 40-7 hiding.
Old Boys-Marist delivered College Old Boys a reality check with a 29-8 win on Saturday.
Jason Emery says the real cost of his suspension was his chance to secure a starting spot with the Highlanders in 2016.
College Old Boys' unbeaten record is set to undergo an intense examination over the next four weeks.
In a disappointing year for Linton Army, halfback TeeJay Oliver has at least given them a little reason for positivity.
Mike Brewer gives his thoughts on the All Blacks' first opponents for the year.
Freyberg caused one of the upsets of the season.
If there was ever a week for Feilding Old Boys-Oroua to repay their fans loyalty, this would be the one.
Former Ireland under 20s player Harrison Brewer, son of All Black Mike Brewer, pops up in Manawatu club rugby.
Nelson Rugby Club is appealing Chris Kerslake's 14-week suspension for allegedly attacking a referee.
Makos No. 8 Liam Squire becomes Tasman union's first homegrown All Black.
Old Boys-Marist took a big step towards claiming a spot in the top four with an 18-11 win over Te Kawau.
A late comeback was not enough for Palmerston North Boys' High School to get the win over Gisborne Boys' High School in their first Super 8 match of the season on Saturday.
Sam Tufuga, one of four Tufuga brothers atr Varsity, is still buzzing from his time away with the Samoan under 20s earlier this year.