Mitre 10 Cup RD 7 Highlights: Tasman v Southland

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tasman eventually punish a brave Southland side get back to winning ways. After a low scoring first half, where Southland defended really well to keep the score to within four points, Tasman were able...

RD 6 HIGHLIGHTS | Southland v Taranaki (Mitre 10 Cup 2020)

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Week 6 got underway at the Rugby Park stadium between Southland and Taranaki. Both teams comes off consecutive losses and hoped to secure victory. The game got off to a quiet and evenly paced start with...

Mitre 10 Cup Stats Leaders: Most tackles, turnovers, metres gained & more

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 4 of the Mitre 10 Cup delivered the goods once again with some cracking encounters. The Ranfurly Shield changed hands once more as Hawke’s Bay defeated Otago at the Forsyth Barr Stadium. Apart...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 4 Wrap-Up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 4 of the Mitre 10 Cup is done and dusted and, as usual, provided fans with some quality displays of rugby with the skills and adventurous spirit of the New Zealander players.   Bay of Plenty...

Mitre 10 Cup RD 3 HIGHLIGHTS | Southland v North Harbour

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

For the first time since 2016, Southland win back to back home matches as they battle back and sneak a win over North Harbour after the hooter. It was a frustrating game for both sides as errors and constant...

Watch: David Havili puts the All Blacks on notice with a hattrick for Tasman

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Arguably the form fullback during the 2020 Super Rugby season, Crusaders' back David Havili's Super Rugby Aotearoa season was interrupted with injuries but the 25-year-old returned to action...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 3 Preview - Wellington vs Bay Of Plenty

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bay Of Plenty’s challenge to Wellington heralds the commencement of Round 3 in this year’s Mitre 10 Cup.     Wellington did well last weekend to stem the Auckland tide, completing...

Mitre 10 Cup Preview & Line-Ups: Hawke’s Bay vs Counties Manukau

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two losing sides from Round 1 have the chance to pull their campaigns onto the winning side as Hawke’s Bay host Counties Manukau at McLean Park on Sunday afternoon.     Hawke’s...

42-year-old Jason Rutledge reflects on his comeback performance

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The oldest First Class player in the modern game Jason Rutledge, talks through his match-winning cameo for the Southland Stags against Hawke's Bay in round one of the Mitre 10 Cup.