Waikato winger Sevu Reece.

Sevu Reece still dreams of Super Rugby

The Waikato winger has signed with Irish side Connacht.

Northland lock Murray Douglas.

Northland repel struggling Southland

The Taniwha are now third on the Championship standings.

Mako halfback Finlay Christie.

Tasman scrape past Manwatu

The Mako are now tied with Auckland atop the Mitre 10 Cup standings.

Waikato captain Dwyane Sweeney.

Mooloos defend Ranfurly Shield

The win sees Waikato jump to the top of the championship standings.

Canterbury's Sam Beard.

Canterbury outclass Harbour

The red-and-blacks claimed their fourth-straight Mitre 10 Cup win.

Tanerau Latimer .

Former All Black juggling farm life with rugby career

Tanerau Latimer's playing days were numbered, so he invested in a kiwifruit orchard.


Magpies win 'Battle of the Bay' in thriller

A 79th minute try saw Hawke's Bay take Mitre 10 Cup honours in Napier.

Brett Cameron scores for Canterbury.

Canterbury go top with bonus-point win

The red and blacks scored five tries in the win over Manawatu.

Tolu Fahamokioa throws a punch.

Wellington player sin-binned for punching private parts

It was the ultimate low blow, as Waikato claimed their first rugby win in 10 games.


Double late show in Mitre 10 Cup

Both Counties and Northland picked up wins with time all but up on the clock.

Ben Lam offloads the ball to TJ Perenara.

Lions roar to life against Southland

Ben Lam scored three tries as Wellington claimed their second win of the season.

Jordan Trainor.

Auckland unbeaten in Mitre 10 Cup

Auckland maintained their winning start to the season after beating Waikato.

Beaudein Waaka.

Waaka magic sees Taranaki fend off Counties

The Bulls fullback scored 21 points in the victory over winless Steelers.

Rob Thompson in action.

Home is where the heart is for Thompson

The former Canterbury and Highlanders rugby star has returned home to Manawatu.

George Bridge was outstanding for Canterbury.

Canterbury edge Wellington in Christchurch sunshine

The 27-20 win is the first of the season for the defending champions.

Chase Tiatia scored two tries for Bay of Plenty.

Steamers upset Steelers

Bay of Plenty claimed victory over Counties to continue their winning start.

Bay of Plenty hooker Liam Polwart.

Steamers end 12-year drought

Bay of Plenty handed Taranaki their first loss in Rotorua since 1975.

Harbour first-five Bryn Gatland.

Gatland kicks Harbour to victory

Harbour held off Northland to open the provincial rugby season.

Manawatu fans.

Mitre 10 Cup - The holiday rugby needs

The Mitre 10 Cup is still relevant despite the lack of crowd numbers, writes Henry Rounce.


Farah Palmer Cup reaches new heights in 2018

The women's competition's now just two shy of the 14 sides contesting the men's Mitre 10 Cup.