News and articles relating to Rugby League from around the Nelson region
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.
Game 2: Town v Country
Redemption for the Town side but only by one point beating the Country side 33-32.
First blood to Country
Country take out the first encounter beating the Town side 36-26 at Trafalgar Park
2012 TRL Bin Inn Cup Grand Final
Richmond Rabbits win the Tasman Rugby League Grand Final in their first year of asking beating the Stoke Cobras 19-16 at Trafalgar Park.
Rabbits through to final
The minor premiers see off the Wolf Pack 20-12 in the mud at Ngawhatu to book a date with the Cobras for the Grand Final
Last kick Cobras through to Grand Final
High drama at Ngawhatu sees Josiah Burton land the winning kick as the Cobras beat Tigers in the final seconds 12-11
Rabbits dig themselves out of a hole
The Rabbits dig deep to overturn a 16-6 halftime deficit to beat the Cobras 26-23 in the clash of the big guns at Ngawhatu.