Thompson terrific as Pioneer hang on

A 20-point haul by Joe Thompson helped Pioneer to a narrow 30-27 win over Martinborough at Colombo Road in Masterton this afternoon. The busy half back scored two tries and kicked 10-points as the hosts hung on for their first win of the season. With the scores locked at 27-all Thompson slotted

New Zealand Rugby turns 125 – Interactive timeline launched to showcase rugby history

New Zealand Rugby turns 125 - Interactive timeline launched to showcase rugby history New Zealand Rugby (NZR) turns 125 this Easter Sunday, April 16, and has launched a specially commissioned website showcasing rugby's milestones and highlights over its remarkable history in the country. The interactive site, www.nzrugbyhistory.co.nz, charts the years from the