Feilding Old Boys-Oroua proved their playoff credentials with a 35-13 win over Kia Toa in Kimbolton on Saturday.
Kia Toa are proving to be the litmus test for what it takes to solidify a place in the top four of McDonalds Manawatu senior one club rugby.
This weekend's biggest rugby hits will not be out on the field, but rather indoors on the courts of CET Arena where the second round of the New Zealand Rugby Foundation Wheelchair Rugby Competition is being hosted.
The Manawatu club rugby playoff race is back on after wins to Old Boys-Marist, Feilding Old Boys-Oroua, Freyberg and Kia Toa on Saturday.
College Old Boys made a big statement with their dominating win last weekend, but it will be all for nothing if they can’t repeat the performance against Kia Toa this weekend.
College Old Boys are officially back among the top dogs in the hunt for the Hankins Shield.
There remains a glimmer of hope for Old Boys-Marist’s title defence, but that could be extinguished if they cannot deal Feilding Yellows their first loss of the season this weekend.
Varsity have marched back to second on the competition ladder after overpowering Kia Toa 47-31 in round 11 of Manawatu senior one club rugby.
An innovative solution to referee shortages has been adopted into policy this season by the Manawatu Rugby Union.
The battle of the blues should be the highlight of week 11 of McDonalds Manawatu Senior One club rugby this weekend.
Referee education officer opening in Manawatu and Horowhenua-Kapiti.
They are stars of the women’s game and now Manawatu’s Selica Winiata and Kristina Sue can call themselves professional rugby players.