Thames Valley provide Heartland upset

Thames Valley pulled off the surprise result of the Mitre 10 Heartland season when ending Wanganui's three year run of success in the Meads Cup when claiming a 17-7 win at Cook's Gardens in Wanganui on Saturday. As a result, South Canterbury, who scored an impressive 58-21 win over King Country

Steelform Wanganui get one over King Country

Wanganui brought neighbour King Country's winning run to a halt in Mitre 10 Cup Heartland rugby when taking out a 36-19 win in Te Kuiti on Saturday. With the win Wanganui moved four points clear in the competition while South Canterbury who retained the Hanan Shield with a comprehensive 41-10 win

Steelform Wanganui dominate Poverty Bay in Gisborne

Steelform Wanganui moved to the top of the Mitre 10 Heartland Championship standings but even with a 53-0 smashing of Poverty Bay in Gisborne there is room for improvement following Saturday's big win. Wanganui have carefully negotiated this awkward period of the competition where they had to play back-to-back road games,

Wanganui Development beat Horowhenua Kapiti Development

The Toyota Wanganui Development XV made it two from two for their RDO Shield campaign but will want to focus on keeping the intensity up after Saturday's 45-21 win over Horowhenua Kapiti at Spriggens Park. With the Steelform Wanganui squad away in Greymouth, coach Jerome McCrea's team was a little more