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Canterbury Confirm 2017 Ranfurly Shield Challenges

Canterbury has accepted Ranfurly Shield Challenges from both Wanganui and Mid-Canterbury in the lead up to the start of the 2017 Mitre 10 Cup competition.


Canterbury to compete in Southern Region Sevens tomorrow

The Canterbury Men’s and Women’s Sevens teams will look to earn their spot in the National Sevens when they take part in the Southern Region qualifying tournament tomorrow in Timaru.


Canterbury Rugby appoints Glenn Delaney as Head Coach

The Canterbury Rugby Union is pleased to announce the appointment of Glenn Delaney as Head Coach for the 2017 season. Delaney replaces Scott Robertson who, following a successful 2016 Mitre 10 Cup campaign, now takes the helm as Head Coach of the Crusaders.


Canterbury team to play Tasman in the Final

Canterbury are aiming for their eighth national provincial title in nine years when they take on Tasman this Saturday night.  The 2016 Mitre 10 Cup Premiership Final is the culmination of 11 weeks of competition between New Zealand’s best provincial teams.  Canterbury earned the right to host the final at AMI Stadium by qualifying top of the table at the end of pool play and then beating Counties Manukau in their semi-final last weekend.


Canterbury team to play Counties Manukau in semi-final

Canterbury will take on Counties Manukau in the first of the Mitre 10 Cup Premiership semi-finals this Sunday. 

Canterbury Head Coach Scott Robertson has made seven changes to the starting fifteen that took on Counties in Pukekohe last weekend.