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Cancellation is fair, says Pulse coach

News from Central Pulse
Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse coach Yvette McCausland-Durie believes the fairest decision has been made following the cancellation of this weekend’s round of ANZ Premiership netball matches due to the changes in COVID-19 alert levels. Read more »

Pulse defeated 39 – 32 by Tactix in Wellington


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Report from ANZ Premiership
It was one for the history books as The Good Oil Tactix – against the odds – secured a spot in the ANZ Premiership grand final for the first time. The Tactix, who have shown impressive resilience this season, nabbed their place with a round to spare, notching up a 39-32 victory over defending champions Te Wānanga O Raukawa Pulse in Wellington. Read more »

Dipenau’s goal lifts United off bottom of Table

Report from Wellington United
Despite a broken nose from last week’s game, United’s new Argentinian striker Ignacio Dipeanu started again and had a major impact on the game scoring a cracking goal from the corner of the penalty area in the 68th minute that was instrumental in turning the game back in United’s favour. Read more »

Shovel-ready – up to $30m for new sports campus in Upper Hutt

News from NZ Government
The Government is providing up to $30 million to help fund the NZ Campus of Innovation and Sport in Upper Hutt – an investment that will create 244 jobs. Read more »

Local karters leverage track advantage at Manawatu event

Report from KartSport New Zealand
More than 140 karters from all over New Zealand gathered at the KartSport Manawatu club’s Manawatu Toyota Raceway over the weekend for the annual ‘Championships’ round of the Manawatu & TRC Toyota-backed 60th anniversary WPKA Goldstar Series. Read more »

Karters celebrate milestone in the Manawatu

Report from KartSport New Zealand
With 145 entries received for the Manawatu & TRC Toyota-backed 60th anniversary WPKA Championships meeting, incorporating ROK Cup NZL round 3, in Palmerston North this weekend, karters from all over New Zealand are obviously still celebrating the freedom they have to travel and compete in the wake of the easing of the COVID-19 Lockdown restrictions. Read more »

Ninth win for Central Pulse

Report from RNZ
The Central Pulse have raced to a ninth straight win in the ANZ Premiership. Read more »

Modified Beko Netball League gets green light to start next month

Press Release – Netball New Zealand
New Zealand’s next tier of netballers will get an opportunity to get back on court this year with a revamped Beko Netball League to be contested next month. Read more »

Mt Ruapehu on track for a great ski season

Press Release – Mt Ruapehu
Kiwis from as far afield as Cape Reinga in the north, stretching to Wellington in the south, have donned their winter woollies and headed to Mt Ruapehu for some snow fun over the school holidays. Read more »

100 Up for Jemma Robertson

Report from Wellington United
Wellington United Diamonds game against North Wellington on Saturday will see Jemma Robertson make her 100th appearance for the club. She is the fourth Woman to achieve this feat joining Sandy Cumpstone, Sarah Alder and her sister Michaela Robertson. Read more »

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