4:55pm A decent first half of rugby was all Taranaki needed to get past Bay Of Plenty 41-3 in their NPC crossover match.
Taranaki coach Colin Cooper turns to rookies for help after several injuries to his first-choice players.
Taranaki delay naming their side until today for their national provincial championship crossover match against Bay Of Plenty.
Taranaki NPC squad member Beaudein Waaka has been asked to fill a new role when he shifts into second five-eighth for the development side against Counties-Manukau tomorrow.
Turning possession and territorial domination into points remains Taranaki's biggest work-on as they head into their final national provincial championship pre-season match this week.
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