Mid Canterbury and Buller provide 11 players to the Heartland XV to tour the Cook Islands.
The old firm of Dan Carter and Richie McCaw could make a rare Super Rugby appearance together in their specialist positions against the Lions on Saturday night.
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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