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Snubbed All Black Ngani Laumape scores a brilliant brace for Manawatu

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black centre scored a brilliant brace for Manawatu in the Mitre 10 Cup this weekend against Southland.   He linked up well with halfback Jamie Booth for the first try before putting in a superb...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 6 Preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mitre 10 Cup is at its halfway point with round six bringing plenty of must-win match-ups as the battle for playoff spots in both the Premiership and Championship heats up.     Waikato v Hawke’s...

ROUND 5 HIGHLIGHTS: Hawke's Bay v Southland

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hawke's Bay maintained their unbeaten start to the season with a 41-23 home win over Southland in round 5. Hawke's Bay opened the scoring with an early try, but two Southland penalties saw the visitors...

ROUND 4 HIGHLIGHTS: Canterbury v Southland

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Canterbury score a point a minute to get their Mitre 10 Cup back on track. Its a big 80-0 score, that you can feel is a bit...

Weekend Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sekope Kepu to retire from International Rugby at the end of 2019     Wallabies veteran Sekope Kepu has today announced he will retire from international rugby at the end of 2019 following...

Crotty shows fitness as All Blacks assemble for final World Cup push

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ryan Crotty’s impressive return to rugby at the weekend will have given Steve Hansen plenty of reasons to be cheerful as the All Blacks assemble in Hamilton on Monday to begin the final stages of...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 4 Preview

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

If the Wellington vs Counties Manukau game is anything to go by, Mitre 1 Cup Round four brings plenty of mouth-watering battles, with unbeaten Tasman and Taranaki facing off and winless Southland...

Mitre 10 Cup Round Up: Week 3

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Waikato is third on 10 with North Harbour and Counties Manukau sharing nine points.   Taranaki, on 14 points, sit one ahead of Hawke's Bay in the Mitre 10 Championship while Bay of Plenty are third,...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 2 Highlights: Otago v Southland

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Otago were the favourites coming into the match but taking a look at the first half wouldn't have revealed this. Southland didn't allow Otago to get too far ahead at the halftime with a score of 17-3...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 1 Highlights: Bay of Plenty v Otago

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bay of Plenty scored 50 points against Otago for the first time in their history to get the perfect start to Mitre 10 Cup 2019. Otago had no answer for the powerful scrums and quick slick backs. Bay of...