Losing Willi Heinz with a broken leg has left the Crusaders preparing for Super Rugby without an experienced halfback.
Mid Canterbury and Buller provide 11 players to the Heartland XV to tour the Cook Islands.
ABs first five-eighth Dan Carter is reportedly about to become the highest paid player in world rugby.
New Brighton celebrated flanker Troy Manganâs 50th senior game in style as they clinched top spot for next weekâs 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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