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Pleasant Point sits on top of the Hamersley Cup senior rugby competition with maximum points after three rounds, which will please their fans as they celebrate their 125th jubilee this weekend. Hosts Pleasant Point proved... read more
Senior Geraldine 17. Celtic 20 Harlequins 21 Waimate 17 Temuka 19 Pleasant Point 35 Mackenzie 31 Old Boys 5 Senior B Geraldine 11 Celtic 15 Harlequins 24 Waimate 0 Temuka 8 pleasant point 8 Mackenzie 10. Old boys 17 President... read more
Defending champions Celtic were dealt an early reminder that their sixth Hamersley Cup title will not come easily after going down 31-24 to Harlequins. The big surprise of the round was, however, how easily Mackenzie beat... read more
Senior Celtic 24 Harlequins 31 Old boys 0 pleasant point 30 Geraldine 17 Temuka 31 Waimate 10 Mackenzie 29 Senior b Celtic 8 Harlequins 21 Old boys 19 pleasant point 33 Geraldine 37 Temuka 3 Waimate 30 Mackenzie 6 Presidents... read more
By Stu Piddington The favourites showed early form in the opening round of the Hamersley Cup senior rugby championship with Celtic, Harlequins, Waimate and Pleasant Point recording wins. Defending champions Celtic were made to... read more
Rugby results 29 March Senior Old Boys 12 Waimate 42 Celtic 17 Mackenzie 10 Harlequins 37 Temuka 10 Geraldine 10 Pleasant Point 35 Senior b Old boys 0 Waimate 17 Celtic 32 Mackenzie 3 Harlequins 30 Temuka 7 Geraldine... read more
By Stu Piddington Three hard-working administrators have been rewarded with life membership of the South Canterbury Rugby Union. Paul Hewitson, Allan Holmes and Jeremy Sutherland were honoured at the 125th annual meeting... read more
By Stu Piddington The South Canterbury Rugby Union has recorded a surplus of $29,709 at its 125th annual meeting. It was $13,018 over its budgeted profit, but the union did receive a grant of $11,573 to upgrade the lighting on... read more
By Stu Piddington One contentious change could be made to this season's Heartland Championship allowing each province's "player of origin" to be selected for the New Zealand Heartland XV. In the past, selection into the New... read more
South Canterbury sevens coach Gareth Burgess has been appointed as the assistant to head coach Chester Scott. The South Canterbury Rugby Union made the appointment on Wednesday night.  Team Management positions will be... read more