Moutere book semifinal place.
Moutere will be the only Marlborough-based side contesting the Tasman trophy semifinals.
Shane Christie's Highlanders season is over due to "concussion-like" symptoms.
The Waitohi Rugby Club has opted not to play their final Tasman Trophy division one fixture on Saturday.
The innovative thinker behind South Canterbury rugby team's surprise 1974 Ranfurly Shield win has died.
I really enjoy getting out and watching Junior Rugby as you get to see young people expressing themselves on a sporting stage.
The Marlborough Boys' College First XV are back on track.
The road to becoming Crusader No 213 has been far from smooth for Vernon Fredericks.
The Tasman Rugby Union have offered their full support to Marlborough rugby player Bevan Moody, who collapsed during a senior club match in Nelson on Saturday.
The latest round of Tasman Trophy division one rugby was overshadowed by the on-field collapse of Waitohi prop Bevan Moody in his side's match against Nelson at Neale Park on Saturday.
Wins for three Marlborough-based division one rugby sides gave Tasman Trophy teams on this side of the hill hope with a week to go before the semifinals.
Eight teams remain in contention for the Tasman Trophy semifinals.
The Makos' coaching staff must be licking their lips with anticipation.
Shane Christie hasn't been sighted for the Highlanders all season, but Tasman are confident he'll be fit for the NPC.
Two motivated trial teams underlined the growing depth at the top level of Tasman rugby on Wednesday evening.
Crusaders fullback Israel Dagg will not play against the Chiefs in Fiji on Friday night.
The injury to Kieran Read, and Whetu Douglas's move to Italy, could have left the Crusaders in a pickle. Pete Samu has ensured it didn't.
The lure of a Tasman Makos jersey will ensure a hotly-contested trial game at Blenheim's Lansdowne Park on Wednesday.
COLUMN: Tasman Makos players made their mark on the epic Crusaders v Hurricanes game, writes Makos team manager Martyn Vercoe.
Renwick spared Marlborough's blushes as Nelson-based sides won five of the six Tasman Trophy crossover rugby matches contested across the top of the south on Saturday.
Marlborough Boys' College learned some harsh lessons from their First XV rugby clash with St Andrews College in Blenheim on Saturday.
With five wins from the six Tasman Trophy crossover matches played on Saturday, Nelson-based sides underlined their dominance of the competition.
Ant Holder sacked as Marist senior rugby coach.
Home advantage could play a big part as Marlborough's club rugby teams attempt to balance the Tasman Trophy ledger with their Nelson rivals on Saturday.
Marlborough Boys' College First XV head coach Gray Cornelius has a short and sharp message for his charges as they prepare to take on St Andrew's College in Blenheim on Saturday.
Prop Kane Hames occasionally doubles as a referee.
Like All Blacks captain Kieran Read last month, Israel Dagg will return from injury through Christchurch club rugby.
Tima Faingaanuku and Will Jordan continue Tasman's proud history at NZ Under-20 level.
COLUMN: Volunteers are the backbone of junior rugby, writes Tasman Makos team manager Martyn Vercoe.
The spoils were shared evenly between Marlborough and Nelson teams when Tasman Trophy division one club rugby was contested across the top of the south on Saturday.