The 2019 Mitre 10 Heartland Championship draw has been announced today by New Zealand Rugby. The season will kick off at away to Buller in Westport on the 24th August, with eight weeks of round robin before semi-finals and Finals. Our Home matches season are against Mid Canterbury, King Country, West Coast
East Coast rugby coaches Troy Para and Wayne Ensor have named seven new caps in their starting 15 to play King Country in Te Kuiti on Saturday. Hakarangi Tichborne (loan prop), Wyntah Riki (Uawa, hooker), Adaam Ross (loan lock), Jack Richardson (Ruatoria City, openside), Ngarangi Haerewa (TVC, first five-eighth), Teina Potae
Thames Valley won 59-14 Something had to change and it did. It was Thames Valley 28 Ngati Porou East Coast 0 at half-time on Saturday but the gutsy Coast came away from Waihi with two converted tries to show for their efforts. The Valley, well-led by experienced co-captains Brett Ranga and Shawn Hill,
Here is the 2018 NPEC Heartland Squad. Congratulations to the following players who have been selected to represent NPEC in the 2018 Mitre 10 Heartland Competition 1. Hakarangi Tichborne- Loan: Manawatu 2. Tim Barbarich- Ruatoria City 3. Pera Bishop- Ruatoria City 4. Perrin Manuel - Player of Origin : Hawkes Bay 5. Wyntah Riki-Uawa 6. Rikki Kernohan-Uawa 7.
2018 Mitre 10 Cup and Heartland Championship draw announced The 2018 Mitre 10 Cup and Mitre 10 Heartland Championship draws have been released today with action kicking off in August, featuring 130 matches and 26 Unions across the two competitions. The Mitre 10 Cup kicks off on 16 August with North Harbour