Mid Canterbury retain Meads Cup
Mid Canterbury's finals experience proved too much as Buller's fairytale run in the Heartland Championship fell at the final hurdle in Westport today.
James marshals Naki troops
Excited Taranaki stick to their winning formula ahead of the grand final NPC premiership showdown with the Tasman Makos.
Auckland make Waikato pay
Auckland continued their domination of the women's NPC with a reasonably comfortable 28-14 win over Waikato at Yarrow Stadium this afternoon.
Turbos are ready for the big boys
Jason O'Halloran's Manawatu Turbos feel more than ready to join the big boys in the Premiership next year.
Turbos fans react to win
Manawatu fans celebrate after their team beat Hawke's Bay in the NPC championship final.
Manawatu earn NPC promotion
Manawatu came from behind at half time to win the ITM Cup Championship, beating Hawke's Bay 32-24.
Rugby's first <br>'own try'
A defensive scramble and too much yellow clothing results in joy, then mass confusion as rugby's first 'own try' is awarded.
Kurtley Beale in mid-air argument
Wallabies back Kurtley Beale has had a verbal argument with team official Di Patston on a flight to San Paulo culminating in the business manager returning early to Australia.
ABs-Wallabies <br>in Brisbane
Last minute try and conversion earns All Blacks 29-28 victory over Wallabies.
ABs vs Boks in Johannesburg
The All Blacks' unbeaten run comes to an end at Ellis Park.
All Blacks v Pumas in La Plata
ABs-Springboks <br>in Auckland
The All Blacks held their nerve to beat the visitors 14-10 in a thrilling test.
Supremely gifted star in danger of being a jack of all trades and master of none. Mains: SBW 'mercenary'
There is no better place to host the NPC final than in a true rugby blooded province of Taranaki, says Ian Snook.
Sanzar's partners understood to have second thoughts about Tokyo-based team entering the competition.
Fast-improving Kenya rugby sevens team found to have been taking steroids before and after training.
Game-breaking fullback Israel Folau's value to rugby union has been underlined on Thursday, winning John Eales Medal.
Laurie Mains speaks on Sonny Bill Williams and whether Julian Savea is better than Jonah Lomu.
Buller are hoping their fairytale season can continue for one more game in the Meads Cup final today.
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