Rugby

Malneek adds experience to Red Devils

Robbie Malneek in action against Counties Manukau during the 2014 provincial season.

Tasman Makos centurion Robbie Malneek named in Marlborough's representative squad for South Island campaign.

Makos squad slowly taking shape

Billy Guyton is the first Super Rugby player to report for duty.

Billy Guyton is the first Super Rugby player to report for Tasman Makos duty.

Tasman enters women's NPC

Wairakau Greig is one of 12 players selected from club championship winners Moutere.

Huge boost for women's rugby as Tasman joins expanded 11-team Farah Palmer Cup competition.

Waimea Combined pipped at the death

Waimea Combined captain and No 10 Josh McPherson heads for the try line.

Christ's College kick late penalty to beat Waimea Combined.

Nelson too good for Wanderers video

Nelson players and management celebrate their club championship success.

Nelson turn it on to hammer Wanderers in Nelson Bays club rugby final. 

Tough weekend for college teams

Waimea Combined Schools' fullback Matt Stevenson will be back in action against Christ's College.

Nelson College and Waimea Combined up against it this weekend. 

Club rugby final too close to call

Nelson flanker Ethan Blackadder has been one of the form players in this year's club competition.

Top qualifiers meet defending champs as Nelson and Wanderers fight it out in club season decider. 

Joass back in 15s mode

Trael Joass in action against Wales during this year's world sevens series.

Trael Joass looking forward to Tasman Makos' season.

Caleb Havili heeds family advice

Nelson College's Caleb Havili in a familiar ball-carrying role against St Bede's College.

Caleb Havili's cousins responsible for the big lock's move south.

Somerville adds experience to Makos' mix

Tasman's new set piece coach and former All Blacks prop Greg Somerville at Lansdowne Park with daughters, from left, ...

The Tasman Makos welcome a new, but familiar, face to their coaching team for the 2017 Mitre 10 Cup season.

Nelson and Wanderers headed for final

Nelson lock Sosefo Vaka prepares to take on Marist defender Shawn Begg.

Nelson or Wanderers to be crowned division one rugby champions.

Nelson and Golden Bay-Motueka joint winners

17092016 SPORT Photo: PATRICK HAMILTON/FAIRFAX NZ

Nelson Bays #8 Gus Gibbens on a break against Marlborough during ...

Seddon Shield title shared but second straight for Nelson.

Nelson wary of Marist

The return of fullback Tima Faingaanuku has strengthened Nelson's playoff hopes.

Nelson play Marist and Wanderers meet WOB in Saturday's club rugby semifinals. 

GB-Motueka beat Nelson in Westport

17092016 SPORT Photo: PATRICK HAMILTON/FAIRFAX NZ

Nelson Bays #8 Gus Gibbens on a break against Marlborough during ...

Seddon Shield rugby tournament potentially headed for shared title.

Ainley locked in for another year

Alex Ainley has signed a one-year extension with the Highlanders.

Alex Ainley signs one-year extension with the Highlanders ahead of his 36th birthday on Sunday.

Nelson secure key win over Marlborough

17092016 SPORT Photo: PATRICK HAMILTON/FAIRFAX NZ

Nelson Bays #8 Gus Gibbens on a break against Marlborough during ...

Nelson one win shy of claiming Seddon Shield rugby record. 

Kerslake jack of all trades

Nelson's Chris Kerslake, this time in the No 12 jersey, scores a try against Kahurangi this year.

Nelson's Mister Fix-It revelling in his utility status.

Big win for Nelson

17092016 SPORT Photo: PATRICK HAMILTON/FAIRFAX NZ

Nelson Bays #8 Gus Gibbens on a break against Marlborough during ...

Nelson and Marlborough set to meet in Wednesday's big clash. 

Golden Bay-Motueka lose opening match

HAMILTON, NEW ZEALAND - MARCH 22: Chris King of the Highlanders makes a break during the round six Super Rugby match ...

Golden Bay-Motueka lose narrowly to Marlborough as Buller and West Coast draw. 

Nelson and Waimea post big winning totals

Waimea's Jan Lammers busts through the defence during Saturday's 50-3 win over Roncalli.

Nelson College and Waimea Combined head into next week's break with big wins under their belts. 

Semifinal match ups decided

Kahurangi centre Levi Aumua proved a handful for Marist's defence.

Nelson will play Marist and Wanderers will meet WOB in next week's semifinals. 

Makos lock in Nelson College star

Nelson College fullback Leicester Faingaanuku cuts through Wellington College's defence in day one of the 91st ...

Nelson College captain becomes youngest player to sign for the Tasman Makos.

Top qualifier to be determined

Wanderers centre Sione Holani has been in sharp form.

Nelson and Wanderers each one win away from top qualifier's spot.

WATCH: Relive Nelson College's historic Quad victory video

Nelson College celebrate their victory over Christ's College to win the Quadrangular Tournament.

Nelson College in celebration mode after winning schoolboy rugby's oldest prize.

Nelson College win Quadrangular Tournament video

Nelson College fullback Leicester Faingaanuku launches another attack.

Nelson College too strong for Christ's in Quadrangular Tournament final.

Mud, blood as favourites stunned gallery video

03072017 SPORT PHOTO BRADEN FASTIER / FAIRFAX NZ
Nelson Boys College beat Wellington College in day one of the 91st ...

Old boy celebrates as Nelson College stun heavyweights to reach final of NZ school rugby's oldest prize

Nelson too strong for Wellington gallery video

Winger Ben Hazlett scores Nelson Boys College's opening try against Wellington College.

Nelson College chasing 26th Quadrangular title in Wednesday's final.

STAC clear out in second half

Ryan Churchill scored one of Waimea Combined's two tries on Saturday.

Waimea Combined lose to St Andrew's College in Christchurch. 

Top four decided

Prop Ropati Polamalu scores for Wanderers against Stoke at Nayland College.

Nelson and Wanderers meet next week to determine the top qualifier.

Nelson face tough first up challenge

Nelson College captain Leicester Faingaanuku will be leading from the front at next week's Quadrangular Tournament.

Nelson College kick off Quadrangular Tournament campaign against traditional heavyweights Wellington College.

Ad Feedback
Ad Feedback