Short Passes 17 February

Some good work by the Hurricanes on Saturday night against the Sharks in their 38-22 win. In particular by starting hooker Asafo Aumua (above), who could be a set for a big year. As well as having a storming 48 minutes around the field (before being making way for Dane Coles),

Hurricanes Hunters humble Crusaders

Above: Flanker Brayden Iose runs in one of the Hurricanes nine tries. PHOTO: Joe from Tackld. The Hurricanes Hunters beat the Crusaders Development side 57-17 at a hot and sunny Porirua Park on Saturday afternoon. The Hunters outscored their opposites nine tries to three, after leading 24-7 at halftime. The Hurricanes Development side

Rolling subs [updated] rugby news throughout the holiday period

Club Rugby news desk:  Earl Va'a to Norths Sydney, 28 December: Late last month it was revealed that former Scots College and Wellington Lions coach Earl Va'a is heading to the Shute Shield in Sydney in 2020: All Blacks lock Sam Strahan passes away Palmerston North 23 December:  New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has