Moutere claimed the favourites’ tag heading into next week’s Marlborough division one rugby semi final against Harlequins, with an emphatic 35-18 victory over the same opponents at Awarua Park, Spring Creek on Saturday.
Club pride is up for grabs in Saturday's final preliminary matches in the Marlborough division one rugby competition.
For the NZ King Salmon Marlborough Boys’ College First XV Saturday’s match on the St Bede’s College front field in Christchurch will be an eventful one. But for Taine Cragg-Love it will have extra spice.
The clash between Central Pirates and Blenheim Valley Development is likely to determine the division one championship.
The 2015 edition of the Tasman Makos, the nation’s most talked about provincial rugby side, is taking shape.
It is expected to be a tough, high-quality match when Marlborough Development meet the table-topping Suburbs Seals in Blenheim on Saturday and, unlike their Nelson counterparts, they are sure to have a referee on hand to control the action.
Another big weekend is in store for Marlborough indoor bowlers, with fixtures at Simcox Stadium in Blenheim on both Saturday and Sunday, while the Blenheim South fours team heads to Hokitika in a bid to win the regional title and advance to the national finals.
The Tasman Makos have been struck a Lowe blow leading into their 2015 national provincial championship campaign with a key backline player ruled out for the season.
Marlborough’s hockey fraternity have a chance to receive some top level tuition when a series of coaching clinics are staged in Blenheim next week.
Top performances in local tournaments helps New Zealand squash player secure accolade.
Top level sport doesn’t offer up too many second chances, especially where injuries are concerned.
Robbie Malneek probably bleeds shark blood. He is Mako through-and-through.
Renwick hooker Quentin MacDonald was shocked when he found out through a friend on social media that he was back in New Zealand Maori team.
Whale Watch Kaikoura retained their two point lead in the Marlborough division two rugby race with a tense 23-17 victory over Scott Construction Harlequins at Lansdowne Park on Saturday.
Biddy Kate’s Central will meet Crafar Crouch Waitohi, while Scott Construction Harlequins will tackle Moutere in Marlborough's division one rugby semifinals.