News and articles relating to Rugby League from around the Nelson region
Rabbits sneak in for a win over the Cobras
It was a game of two halves with the Cobras in front at half time then the Rabbits coming back again in the second half winning 26-21.
Rabbits plunder the Vikings
The Rabbits enjoyed a second-half feast amassing 48 unanswered points to finish 74-4 runaway winners.
Cobras too strong for the Tigers
The Stoke Cobras ran out 40-12 victors over Tahunanui Tigers in the late game at Lower Ngawhatu.
Stoke Cobras v Wairau Taniwha 23/03/13
Cobras open their season with a 32-18 win over the Taniwha
Champions go down
The Richmond Rabbits 2012 champs, almost pulled of one of their famous come from behind wins but fell just short going down to the Tigers 30-28.
League of the Tasman Titans
A byproduct of success is expectation.
Tasman Titans v Southland Rams: SI Competition Final 2012
The final had it all: plenty of good tries, drama on the sideline after a disallowed Southland try and a tense finish which saw Tasman come through to win 26-24.
Titans deliver with a forty-twenty
Winning a league match 40-20 has a certain appeal; even more when the victory over Otago books you a home final.
Tasman Titans v Canterbury
Canterbury played to the tough conditions better than the Tasman side with a convincing 26-10 victory at Trafalgar Park.
Game 3: Town v Country
The deciding Town v Country game was tight for 60 minutes before Country finished strongly and took the series with a 34-14 victory.
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