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Colvey sent out on loan

New Zealand under-23 international Kip Colvey has been loaned out from the San Jose Earthquakes.

New Zealand youth international Kip Colvey sent out on loan by San Jose Earthquakes.

Rollo: Makos fans should decide the logo's fate

Tasman Makos players Alex Nankivell, left, and Quinten Strange with the new logo.

OPINION: The Tasman Rugby Union should have consulted with the fans before changing the logo.

MBC First XV primed for another big season

Marlborough Boys' College First XV rugby skipper Ma'ara Ave is looking forward to a successful season as his team sets ...

 The King Salmon Marlborough Boy's College First XV rugby team face a long, demanding season, but their captain and coach are confident they are up for the challenge.

Mariners need to step up

Football

 If the Floorpride Marlborough Mariners hope to stay in touch with the Nelson division one football leaders they need to beat Wakefield on Saturday.

Exciting rugby weekend in store

Harlequins' play maker Dale Rutledge has been in good touch this season, but will be missing from his side's Tasman ...

The second round of NPD Tasman Trophy crossover rugby games includes several key encounters on both sides of the hill.

Gallopers primed for Waterlea meeting

Sanasar, a leading contender for Sunday's Marlborough Cup, gets his head in front on his way to victory at Trentham.

There will be something for everyone at the two-day Marlborough Racing Club meeting.

Surf success

Kaikoura surfer Levi O'Connor in action during the final day of the Go Pro Men's Canterbury Surfing Championships at ...

Levi O'Connor had to use two borrowed surfboards to surf through the quarter-finals and semi-finals at Gore Bay, but that didn't slow him down.

Shooters prevail

Charlotte Flanagan was in the fine form during the Tui Black Shield shoot on Sunday.

Marlborough shooters ended a 30-year drought when they reclaimed the Tui Black Shield on Sunday.

Points shared around

Waitohi centre Filipo Ligaliga, with ball, picked up a maximum three-pointer in the Express Player of the Year ...

 Crossover matches in the NPD Tasman Trophy began on Friday and Saturday, meaning twice as many points were up for grabs in the annual Marlborough Express Club Rugby Player of the Year competition.

Weekly golf notes

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Weekly golf notes

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Weekly sports draws

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Weekly draws

Tough weekend

Moutere Fullback Johnny Ika makes another break in their game against Waimea Old Boys.

Tasman Makos team manager Martyn Vercoe talks about the past weekend of Tasman Trophy rugby action.

Crusaders roll Brumbies in Canberra video

Crusaders' Kieran Read is tackled.

Giant winger Nemani Nadolo stars as the the Crusaders run over the Brumbies.

Tasman Trophy matches generally tight

Moutere No 8 Vernon Fredericks charges at the Waimea Old Boys defence during his side's Tasman Trophy match at Awarua ...

Marlborough teams generally struggled to go the distance as the first round of NPD Tasman Trophy rugby crossover matches was played out across the top of the south on Friday and Saturday.

Saturday sport wrap

Moutere number eight Vernon Fredericks looks for open field as he carries the ball against Waimea Old Boys at Awarua ...

The first round of Tasman Trophy rugby crossover matches produced some tight scorelines and plenty of try-scoring action across the top of the south.

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