Super Saturday–Women’s Provincial Championship

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It doesn’t get any better than this. Another Saturday full of rugby union (insert happy face here). Normally, Last Word On Sports would be celebrating Mitre 10 Cup or The Rugby Championship. Yes, of course there are three quality Mitre 10 Cup matches being played, with a weeks break for International rugby but importantly, today’s focus is […] READ MORE


Blue Card Enters Wellington Rugby Referee's Pocket

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Along with the usual yellow and red cards carried in all games of rugby, referees who control matches for the Wellington Rugby Football Union this season have begun to carry a third card – a blue one – out onto the field with them. However, the blue card is not to sanction infringements or for foul play, […] READ MORE


Blue Card Enters Wellington Rugby Referee’s Pocket

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Along with the usual yellow and red cards carried in all games of rugby, referees who control matches for the Wellington Rugby Football Union this season have begun to carry a third card – a blue one – out onto the field with them. However, the blue card is not to sanction infringements or for foul play, […] READ MORE


Chase Tiatia Eager To Impress Chiefs Selectors

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Chase Tiatia is set to make his Super Rugby debut, but the youngster is just one of many vying to get the attention of Chiefs coach Dave Rennie in 2016. Tiatia is just one of twelve uncapped young players in the Chiefs squad for Super Rugby this season. Dave Rennie is famous for breading new, […] READ MORE