Sport

Peter takes gun club honours

clay target shooting

Despite unhelpful conditions for accurate marksmanship, some good scores were registered when the Marlborough Gun Club held their monthly shoot on Sunday.

Star prop out as Banks returns

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Highlanders' front row find of the year ruled out injured, but playmaker Marty Banks is back for the semis.

MacKenzie happy with underdog status

Sophie MacKenzie, right, and Julia Edward are well prepared and ready for the challenge of Rio.

 Sophie MacKenzie is used to having a target on her back. It comes with the territory when you are a double world champion.

Woods wins cycle race

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Shaun Woods defied windy conditions and tough opposition to claim the Anderson Rosebowl when the fourth race in the winter cycling series was staged around the Ben Morven circuit, near Blenheim, on Saturday.

Cup contenders reduced to four

Blenheim Valley Masters midfielder Ian Allen prepares to head the ball clear during his side's Knockout Cup match with ...

Then there were four.

Weekly sports draws

Soccer ball, football and boots, Wellington, New Zealand, Monday, December 04, 2006. Credit:NZPA / Sean Martin

Weekly sports fixtures.

Tasman athletes soar in rankings

Cody Thomas competing in the heptathlon for the University of Alaska in Kansas, USA.

So far this year 11 Tasman athletes hold 28 top ten performances in New Zealand in 18 events.

Hitchcock brothers do it again

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 Indoor bowlers Simon and Damin Hitchcock underlined their standing as the province's best men's pairing at Simcox Stadium on Saturday.

Table tennis reps just off pace

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Table Tennis - Vietnam v Philippines - Women's ...

The Marlborough B representative table tennis team put up a spirited performance against an experienced Nelson side in the Couper Shield match in Blenheim on Sunday, before losing 23-13.

Tough weekend for hockey sides

Arotea Kiwi player Pip Lunn takes a tumble as she sends a shot towards goal at College Park on Saturday. Beawai defender ...

 It was a largely unsuccessful weekend for Marlborough's leading hockey side.

Rugby

Red Devils squad named

Tasman Red Devils coach Mark Stewart has named a new-look squad for the 2016 rep rugby season.

A fresh-looking 23-man Tasman Red Devils rugby squad has been announced to prepare for the forthcoming rep season.

Tasman Griffins squad named

Wanderers prop Drew Petelo is a new face in this year's Tasman Griffins' rugby squad.

The Tasman Griffins rugby selectors have named another strong lineup.

Late try sees Magpies fly highest

Flanker Jordon McCoy forces his way across the Marlborough Boys' College Old Boys line for the match-winning try in the ...

A 79th minute try from a committed Moutere outfit denied Marlborough Boys' College Old Boys a title in their inaugural year.

They said it ....

The spoils of victory wait to be presented after the Marlborough division one rugby final at Lansdowne Park on Saturday.

A collection of post-match comments from leading participants in Saturday's Marlborough division one rugby final.

Blues bag another club rugby title

The victorious Central side celebrate their Marlborough division one title triumph at Lansdowne Park on Saturday.

Central began the 2016 Marlborough division one rugby final with a one-two combination, and finished it with a knockout punch.

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