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Pasifika & Whanganui rugby provide combatants for clash

By J B Phillips Wanganui rugby can be doubly proud that it provides two locally-educated members of the Moana Pasifika international rugby side to…

Wanganui rugby will have a voice on a major New Zealand Rugby Union committee.

Pictured Above Wanganui Rugby Football Union chairman Jeff Phillips Picture / Stuart Munro After an absence of 34 years Wanganui rugby will have a…

Steelform Wanganui survives season finale with Poverty Bay

By Jared Smith Well, there’s easier ways to win a rugby game, but after 79 points in 80 minutes, Steelform Wanganui emerged with the…

Lights, camera, action for Steelform Wanganui vs Poverty Bay on Saturday.

Wanganui is our name, and rugby is our game We are the Wanganui rugby team (Don’t cha know? Don’t cha know? Hee-ha!) Don’t hold…

Harry Godfrey earns NZ Schoolboys jersey; Adam Lennox gets Baabaas.

By Jared Smith For the second season in a row, a member of the Whanganui Collegiate 1st XV has received a New Zealand Secondary…

The fifth anniversary of the ‘Try of the Year’

By Jared Smith Steelform Wanganui’s game on Saturday with Poverty Bay comes on the fifth anniversary of one of the greatest on-field moments in…

Sunday Happenings

CYCLONES: The Manawatu Cyclones locked in their Farah Palmer Cup semifinal spot with a 29-12 win over the Hawke’s Bay Tui at McLean Park…

Match Report : Steelform Wanganui regain Bruce Steel Memorial Cup

Steelform Wanganui regain Bruce Steel Memorial Cup with shutout of Wairarapa Bush at Cooks Gardens By Jared Smith There is something about a quality…

Wanganui Women overcome Wairarapa Bush in Cooks Gardens thriller

By Jared Smith (& Photos) The Wanganui Women’s team signed off on a year of promising development in the local game with a thrilling…

Preview: Steelform Wanganui vs Wairarapa Bush

Wanganui must lift in Bruce Steel Memorial Cup challenge to Wairarapa Bush at Cooks Gardens “Fight on my men,” says Sir Andrew Barton, I…