Mid Canterbury and Buller provide 11 players to the Heartland XV to tour the Cook Islands.
The Crusaders are reportedly looking to play a Super Rugby game in Fiji next year.
New Brighton celebrated flanker Troy Mangan’s 50th senior game in style as they clinched top spot for next week’s Christchurch Metro rugby semi-finals.
Sydenham and High School Old Boys booked their place in next Sunday's Canterbury Metropolitan rugby final after semi-final upset wins today.
Trevor Casey is not worried if he hasn't got the best stayer at Addington as he's got a brilliant horse in Stent.
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