Updated: Sideline Conversions 25-26 September (some news and information for Monday and Tuesday)

Updates Tuesday: The opening day of the Hurricanes U16s tournament was in Hastings on Monday, with both Wellington teams winning their Division A Don Broughton Cup fixtures. Wellington Gold beat Hawke’s Bay A 17-10 and Wellington Black defeated Manawatu 10-8. In Division B Saracens Cup matches, Wairarapa-Bush beat Ngati Porou East Coast

Sideline Conversions 18 September (rugby news and information – UPDATED Tuesday)

Updated Tuesday morning: Tonight the Wellington Samoa U18s and Wellington Maori U18s are meeting at Te Whaea at 7.00pm in their re-scheduled Hurricanes series U18s match. This was deferred owing to illness last Saturday. +++++ +++++ +++++ Two regular season rounds to play in the National Provincial Championship. After beating the BoP Steamers yesterday and

Sideline Conversions 11 September (some rugby news and information to start the week)

Monday afternoon updates: The Black Ferns and Black Ferns Development squads were named today by NZR for upcoming games, of Wellington players: Petone's Justin McGregor (still at school at St Mary's College) is in the Black Ferns XV (development team) RWC winning pair Ayesha Leti-L'iga (injured) and Jonah Ngan-Woo (unavailable

Sideline Conversions 28 August (some rugby news and information to start the week)

Tipped over. Action from the match on Saturday between the Wellington U19s and the Hurricanes Heartland U20s. Wellington won 50-12. Hawke's Bay beat Manawatu 45-0 in their match and Wellington and Hawke's Bay play each other in round two this Saturday. Photo: Andy McArthur.  UPDATES 1.0: The rugby train keeps rolling,