In association with the Bond Street Sports Bar on Bond Street in Wellington, some highlights from this week in Wellington club rugby history are below.
1983: Poneke beat MSP 22-21 with captain Grant Griffith potting a last moment 40-metre dropped goal for victory. MSP had led 21-0 after just 15 minutes,
Another hotly contested round of rugby across all grades on Saturday, and the promise of more to come this coming Saturday as we move into May. Swindale Shield matches this coming weekend HERE
The college rugby season kicks off this weekend. Last year's top four sides are again involved in the
Swindale Shield round 6 results, 27 April HERE (individual try and point scorers to follow)
By Scott MacLean and Steven White
The Hutt Old Marist Eagles and Oriental-Rongotai Magpies soared to big wins in today’s sixth round set of Premier Swindale Shield Wellington club rugby matches today.
In windy conditions, the competition leading
Swindale Shield teams for tomorrow HERE
It’s full noise around the province as the lower grades resume after a week off, while at the Premier end there’s several pivotal matches that will go a long way towards sorting out the race not just for the Swindale Shield, but behind that for
By Kevin McCarthy
Photos by Hugh Pretorius
We’re well into the second half of the regular comp and the Hurricanes continue to feel like an Imposter Syndrome team.
Sitting fourth on the blended log and second in reality, you’d expect the team to be in dominant shape, on a roll, being