All Black Nehe Milner-Skudder dazzles in Palmy as Manawatū open their season with a narrow win.
The Turbos take on the Mooloos at at the Central Energy Trust Arena in Palmerston North.
Former skipper says Waikato are "bloody up for the challenge" in 2018 after six seasons of misery for the Mooloos.
The Thames Valley Heartland team has a training camp in Thames as part of the build up to the Mitre 10 Championship.
... while the victors are crowned in Championship and Premier League competitions.