Short Passes 16 March

Above: Try time for MSP against Ories on Saturday in their pre-season fixture at Rongotai College. PHOTO: Tom Minton. More photos HERE It's the opening week of the club rugby season. Or is it? The Covid-19 outbreak has seen events in the sporting world move quickly in the past week, with major leagues

Final weekend of pre-season preparations

It’s the final weekend of pre-season preparations for Premier teams, with several inter-club matches taking place as well as some internal camps at home venues. What Wellington’s Premier clubs are playing or doing this weekend at a glance: Avalon v Poneke at Ian Galloway Park, 2.30pm Hutt Old Boys Marist v

Short Passes 9 March

Above: Moment of impact. The Hurricanes missed out to the Blues 15-24 on Saturday night, ending the match with 12 players. PHOTO: Stewart Baird.   Hutt Old Boys Marist were run down by hosts Napier Old Boys Marist in the final of the Spillane tournament on Sunday. HOBM gave away a 19-point lead