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Otago Daily Times
Chrysanthemums in bloomtheir duty to their country will not escape,'' said the Minister of Defence, th
Chrysanthemums in bloom
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 hours ago
their duty to their country will not escape,'' said the Minister of Defence, the Hon. H. Allen, in a recruiting speech at New Plymouth a few days ago. "I want to impress this upon you emphatically, and if there are any young women here - I hope... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Naholo's return highlights battle of AB backlinesboth Ngatai and Lowe after the table-toppers' attack suffered a rare off night
Naholo's return highlights battle of AB backlines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
both Ngatai and Lowe after the table-toppers' attack suffered a rare off night while being pushed close by the Sharks in New Plymouth. That victory prolonged the Chiefs' seven-game winning streak and an unchanged forward pack will improve the... Read more
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Super Sport
Beast back to lead the SharksMtawarira has returned to the starting side and will lead the side after sittin
Beast back to lead the Sharks
Super Sport / Posted 11 hours ago
Mtawarira has returned to the starting side and will lead the side after sitting out last week’s game against the Chiefs in New Plymouth, Keegan Daniel did such a good job in his absence that he is sure to be leaned on heavily as the Sharks look to... Read more
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NZCity
Marshall back for Canes in Super Rugbyseven matches and keeps them well in the playoff picture. The Sharks were edge
Marshall back for Canes in Super Rugby
NZCity / Posted 12 hours ago
seven matches and keeps them well in the playoff picture. The Sharks were edged 24-22 by competition leaders the Chiefs in New Plymouth last weekend to be fourth in the South African group and sitting outside the three playoff spots. "It's really... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Naholo back for Highlandersboth Ngatai and Lowe after the table-toppers' attack suffered a rare off night
Naholo back for Highlanders
Otago Daily Times / Posted 13 hours ago
both Ngatai and Lowe after the table-toppers' attack suffered a rare off night while being pushed close by the Sharks in New Plymouth. That victory prolonged the Chiefs' seven-game winning streak and an unchanged forward pack will improve the... Read more
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SportsFan
Marshall back for Canes in Super Rugbyand keeps them well in the playoff picture. The Sharks were edged 24-22 last w
Marshall back for Canes in Super Rugby
SportsFan / Posted 14 hours ago
and keeps them well in the playoff picture. The Sharks were edged 24-22 last weekend by competition leaders the Chiefs in New Plymouth to be fourth in the South African group and sitting outside the three playoff spots. "It's really important... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Naholo's return highlights battle of the AB backlinesboth Ngatai and Lowe after the table-toppers' attack suffered a rare off night
Naholo's return highlights battle of the AB backlines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
both Ngatai and Lowe after the table-toppers' attack suffered a rare off night while being pushed close by the Sharks in New Plymouth. That victory prolonged the Chiefs' seven-game winning streak and an unchanged forward pack will improve the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ NBL Live Streaming Taranaki Mountainairs v Nelson Giantsthe Canterbury Rams. Photo / Photosport Welcome to nzherald.co.nz's live strea
NZ NBL Live Streaming Taranaki Mountainairs v Nelson Giants
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
the Canterbury Rams. Photo / Photosport Welcome to nzherald.co.nz's live streaming of the NZ NBL game between the Taranaki Mountainairs and the Nelson Giants from New Plymouth. nzherald.co.nz has live streaming of 24 regular season NZ NBL... Read more
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SportsFan
Rennie tweaks Chiefs for Highlanders matchthe defending champions at Stadium Waikato in Hamilton. Coming off the bye, th
Rennie tweaks Chiefs for Highlanders match
SportsFan / Posted 17 hours ago
the defending champions at Stadium Waikato in Hamilton. Coming off the bye, the Chiefs battled to down the Sharks 24-22 in New Plymouth last Friday, and Rennie knows they'll need to lift against the Highlanders. "We've been working hard this week... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Get on with Hutt Road improvementscoast. Which is essentially the Great Harbour Way that has been talked about fo
Get on with Hutt Road improvements
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 hours ago
coast. Which is essentially the Great Harbour Way that has been talked about for some time now. One only has to look at New Plymouth to see how popular such a seaside path is with walkers and recreational cyclists of all ages and abilities. It... Read more
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Super Sport
Balancing aesthetic with bottom linewas necessary in order to win, the Chiefs really looked like losing when they b
Balancing aesthetic with bottom line
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
was necessary in order to win, the Chiefs really looked like losing when they beat the Sharks by exactly the same margin in New Plymouth. For those who didn’t see the game, pragmatic in this instance meant that kickable penalties were turned down in... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Paul Goodeve appointed CEO of First Gasover the role from interim CEO, Richard Krogh, who will stay on as a director o
Paul Goodeve appointed CEO of First Gas
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted yesterday
over the role from interim CEO, Richard Krogh, who will stay on as a director on the board. Mr. Goodeve will be based in New Plymouth. First Gas chair, Pip Dunphy, says Mr. Goodeve has the right mix of skills the company was looking for as it... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tegel management 'straining at leash' to push aheadcent to 7.1 per cent. Founded in 1961, the company has more than 2000 staff, w
Tegel management 'straining at leash' to push ahead
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
cent to 7.1 per cent. Founded in 1961, the company has more than 2000 staff, with its core operations located in Auckland, New Plymouth and Christchurch. The IPO was managed by Deutsche Bank/Deutsche Craigs, Goldman Sachs and First NZ Capital. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stormers, Lions carrying SA flag in play-off racean arduous three-match tour of New Zealand with a reasonable six log points, an
Stormers, Lions carrying SA flag in play-off race
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
an arduous three-match tour of New Zealand with a reasonable six log points, and narrowly went down 24-22 to the Chiefs in New Plymouth last week. They will be out to make up some ground on the Lions in their conference, but they will have to find... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Fox Sports Lab’s Super Rugby team of the weekStephan Lewies (Sharks) The Sharks lineout maestro had an impressive game in h
Fox Sports Lab’s Super Rugby team of the week
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Stephan Lewies (Sharks) The Sharks lineout maestro had an impressive game in his team’s tough loss to the Chiefs in New Plymouth. Lewies made the equal-most lineout wins (nine) in the competition which included the most lineout steals (two)... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Fox Sports Lab picks Super Rugby team of the week for round 10Stephan Lewies (Sharks) The Sharks lineout maestro had an impressive game in h
Fox Sports Lab picks Super Rugby team of the week for round 10
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Stephan Lewies (Sharks) The Sharks lineout maestro had an impressive game in his team’s tough loss to the Chiefs in New Plymouth. Lewies made the equal-most lineout wins (nine) in the competition which included the most lineout steals (two)... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ Super Rugby team of the week, round tenwonderful rugby nous and ability to get his large frame around the field at a p
NZ Super Rugby team of the week, round ten
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
wonderful rugby nous and ability to get his large frame around the field at a pace that belies his size. Friday night in New Plymouth was yet another shining example of this, particularly his omni-presence to the ball in the final 15 minutes 5.... Read more
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NZCity
Chiefs overcome Super Rugby adversitymatches this season, despite a horrendous injury toll which left 15 players una
Chiefs overcome Super Rugby adversity
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
matches this season, despite a horrendous injury toll which left 15 players unavailable for selection against the Sharks in New Plymouth on Friday. The Chiefs looked rusty in their 24-22 win over the South Africans, after already playing in four... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Merciful sentence for mother who tried to take her children's livesto three charges of attempted murder following the incident on July 28, 2014.
Merciful sentence for mother who tried to take her children's lives
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
to three charges of attempted murder following the incident on July 28, 2014. At a hearing last week in the High Court at New Plymouth, she received two years of intensive supervision, with special conditions for each attempted murder. Justice... Read more
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NZCity
Woman avoids jail for trying to kill kidsfulfil their development knowing that their mother was very ill when these even
Woman avoids jail for trying to kill kids
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
fulfil their development knowing that their mother was very ill when these events occurred," he said in the High Court at New Plymouth last week. "It is clear from what I have read that what you need is help, not punishment." Justice Heath said... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tegel joins NZX this morning6.2 to 7.1 per cent. Founded in 1961, the company has more than 2000 staff, wi
Tegel joins NZX this morning
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
6.2 to 7.1 per cent. Founded in 1961, the company has more than 2000 staff, with its core operations located in Auckland, New Plymouth and Christchurch. It processes about 50 million chickens annually, accounting for around half the local... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Eli Orzessek: Why Auckland sucksat Auckland Airport and face yet another long journey to get to my home in the
Eli Orzessek: Why Auckland sucks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
at Auckland Airport and face yet another long journey to get to my home in the central city. After a weekend sojourn to New Plymouth, I decided to ride back to town on the SkyBus. On this treacherous ride, most of which was spent stuck in... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Red Cross pushing for blood donationsRoad Elmore County: Glenns Ferry 5/17/2016: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Veteran's Hall,
Red Cross pushing for blood donations
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 days ago
Road Elmore County: Glenns Ferry 5/17/2016: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Veteran's Hall, 132 E 5th, VFW Hall Payette County: New Plymouth 5/18/2016: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Internet Truck Stop, 222 N Plymouth Avenue, PO Box 10 Payette 5/23/2016: 12 p.m.... Read more
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Super Sport
One game at a timeon at the weekend, it’s hard to come up with a theme, and so I too, will simply
One game at a time
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
on at the weekend, it’s hard to come up with a theme, and so I too, will simply take it one game at a time. It started in New Plymouth, where for the first time this season, the table topping Chiefs were outscored in tries, 3 to 2. That is the... Read more
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Super Sport
Lambie boost for Sharks and Boksfrustrating that they weren’t able to nail down the win against the Chiefs, for
Lambie boost for Sharks and Boks
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
frustrating that they weren’t able to nail down the win against the Chiefs, for they certainly had their opportunity in New Plymouth. Keegan Daniel impressed both as a player and a captain and there shouldn’t be any need to change the leader... Read more
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Super Sport
Sobering weekend as reality bitesrelies too heavily on bringing the other team down to your level. For in the en
Sobering weekend as reality bites
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
relies too heavily on bringing the other team down to your level. For in the end the bottom line of the Sharks defeat in New Plymouth was that they were simply unable to get the field position in the second half that they need if they are to beat... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Customer loyalty #1 for Taranaki business leaders2,100 business across 10 regional events in 2015.Taranaki event details:Locatio
Customer loyalty #1 for Taranaki business leaders
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
2,100 business across 10 regional events in 2015.Taranaki event details:Location: The Devon Hotel, 390 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4312Time: 4.00 – 7:00pm (networking from 6:00pm)Date: 11 May, 2016Speakers: · Michael Boersen, CEO, Yellow·... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
More discipline needed this timeled to injuries. The Chiefs had more than a team out injured for their close w
More discipline needed this time
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
led to injuries. The Chiefs had more than a team out injured for their close win against the Sharks on Friday night in New Plymouth and the Highlanders picked up their fair share in Invercargill. Christie is the most worrying, as he has a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Brisk demand on cards for Tegel floatthe company an implied market value of roughly $550 million. NZ's biggest poul
Brisk demand on cards for Tegel float
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the company an implied market value of roughly $550 million. NZ's biggest poultry producer, founded in 1961. Core operations in Auckland, New Plymouth and Christchurch. Processes about 50 million chickens annually, about half of the local ma... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Rale
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Ralepelle tries; April 2 con, pen) in New Plymouth BULLS 42 (Serfontein 2, Strauss 2, Liebenberg tries; Brummer 4 con, 3 pen) WESTERN FORCE 20 (Hodgson, Godwin... Read more
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Northern Star
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Rale
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble
Northern Star / Posted 4 days ago
24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Ralepelle tries; April 2 con, pen) in New Plymouth BULLS 42 (Serfontein 2, Strauss 2, Liebenberg tries; Brummer 4 con, 3 pen) WESTERN FORCE 20 (Hodgson, Godwin... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Rale
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble
The Daily Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Ralepelle tries; April 2 con, pen) in New Plymouth BULLS 42 (Serfontein 2, Strauss 2, Liebenberg tries; Brummer 4 con, 3 pen) WESTERN FORCE 20 (Hodgson, Godwin... Read more
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Vavel
Super Rugby round 10 review: Hurricanes lay down marker with Johannesburg half-centurythe half-century. The first part of the New Zealand-South Africa head-to-head
Super Rugby round 10 review: Hurricanes lay down marker with Johannesburg half-century
Vavel / Posted 4 days ago
the half-century. The first part of the New Zealand-South Africa head-to-head this weekend took place on Friday evening in New Plymouth, when the Chiefs took on an improving Sharks side.Seta Tamanivalu breaks through for a try in the opening minute... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Rale
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Ralepelle tries; April 2 con, pen) in New Plymouth BULLS 42 (Serfontein 2, Strauss 2, Liebenberg tries; Brummer 4 con, 3 pen) WESTERN FORCE 20 (Hodgson, Godwin... Read more
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Queensland Times
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Rale
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble
Queensland Times / Posted 4 days ago
24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Ralepelle tries; April 2 con, pen) in New Plymouth BULLS 42 (Serfontein 2, Strauss 2, Liebenberg tries; Brummer 4 con, 3 pen) WESTERN FORCE 20 (Hodgson, Godwin... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Rale
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Ralepelle tries; April 2 con, pen) in New Plymouth BULLS 42 (Serfontein 2, Strauss 2, Liebenberg tries; Brummer 4 con, 3 pen) WESTERN FORCE 20 (Hodgson, Godwin... Read more
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News Mail
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Rale
Waratahs back on track as Brumbies, Rebels stumble
News Mail / Posted 4 days ago
24 (Tamanivalu, Leitch tries; Cruden con, 4 pen) SHARKS 22 (Cooper, April, Ralepelle tries; April 2 con, pen) in New Plymouth BULLS 42 (Serfontein 2, Strauss 2, Liebenberg tries; Brummer 4 con, 3 pen) WESTERN FORCE 20 (Hodgson, Godwin... Read more
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NZCity
Waratahs rising, Brumbies fallingweek. NZ side the Chiefs lead their national conference and the overall ladder
Waratahs rising, Brumbies falling
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
week. NZ side the Chiefs lead their national conference and the overall ladder with a 24-22 win over the Sharks in New Plymouth, where they were outscored three tries to two. Wingers Julian Savea and Cory Jane both scored two tries as the... Read more
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SportsFan
Tahs rising, Brumbies fallingweek. NZ side the Chiefs lead their national conference and the overall ladder
Tahs rising, Brumbies falling
SportsFan / Posted 4 days ago
week. NZ side the Chiefs lead their national conference and the overall ladder with a 24-22 win over the Sharks in New Plymouth, where they were outscored three tries to two. Wingers Julian Savea and Cory Jane both scored two tries as the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Patched-up Warriors bounce back14. They also have the luxury of remaining in New Zealand for the next six wee
Patched-up Warriors bounce back
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
14. They also have the luxury of remaining in New Zealand for the next six weeks, with a round 11 game against Canberra in New Plymouth, a bye week, and a home game against Brisbane, before finally returning across the Tasman to the on the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chiefs stumbling towards needed breaksWhile they have suffered injuries all season, the Chiefs' attacking axis had la
Chiefs stumbling towards needed breaks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
While they have suffered injuries all season, the Chiefs' attacking axis had largely remained intact until their trip to New Plymouth, when Charlie Ngatai and James Lowe were absent and Seta Tamanivalu was forced off at halftime, seeing the... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Art auction held in honor of Robert ManwillNEW PLYMOUTH -- People gathered at the Payette County Fairgrounds Friday night
Art auction held in honor of Robert Manwill
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 days ago
NEW PLYMOUTH -- People gathered at the Payette County Fairgrounds Friday night for a special art auction to benefit the New Plymouth High School Class of 2019. The Robert Manwill Artists for Kids auction is held each year in honor of an 8-year-old... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chiefs show ticker to stay topto match the spark, managing few highlights but plenty of heart to barely grind
Chiefs show ticker to stay top
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
to match the spark, managing few highlights but plenty of heart to barely grind out a narrow victory over the Sharks in New Plymouth. It was perhaps inevitable for their injury toll to finally catch up with the Chiefs. Although they had... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cruden boots Chiefs home against Sharks in Super Rugby clashNEW PLYMOUTH (NEW ZEALAND) - Super Rugby pacesetters the Waikato Chiefs ground
Cruden boots Chiefs home against Sharks in Super Rugby clash
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
NEW PLYMOUTH (NEW ZEALAND) - Super Rugby pacesetters the Waikato Chiefs ground out a narrow 24-22 win over the Coastal Sharks on Friday, with coach Dave Rennie conceding they were lucky to stay top of the competition. Aaron Cruden (centre) kicked... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
High-flying Chiefs edge out Sharks in close contestas New Zealand conference leaders with a hard-fought 24-22 victory against Sout
High-flying Chiefs edge out Sharks in close contest
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
as New Zealand conference leaders with a hard-fought 24-22 victory against South African challengers the Sharks in New Plymouth. Fly-half Aaron Cruden's goalkicking proved decisive - he booted four penalties and a conversion - while centre... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Chiefs survive Shark attack to stay top in Super Rugbythe Super Rugby match between the Waikato Chiefs of New Zealand and Coastal Sha
Chiefs survive Shark attack to stay top in Super Rugby
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
the Super Rugby match between the Waikato Chiefs of New Zealand and Coastal Sharks of South Africa at Yarrow Stadium in New Plymouth on 29 April 2016. Picture: Michael Bradley/AFP. Super Rugby,the Sharks,New Zealand Chiefs MELBOURNE - The... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Chiefs edge Sharks in thrillerthe face of a strong, late surge by the Sharks to secure a thrilling 24-22 win
Chiefs edge Sharks in thriller
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 6 days ago
the face of a strong, late surge by the Sharks to secure a thrilling 24-22 win in their Super Rugby Round 10 encounter in New Plymouth on Friday. Despite being outscored by three tries to two, the Chiefs managed to cement their place at the top... Read more
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iafrica.com
Chiefs edge Sharks in thrillerthe face of a strong, late surge by the Sharks to secure a thrilling 24-22 win
Chiefs edge Sharks in thriller
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the face of a strong, late surge by the Sharks to secure a thrilling 24-22 win in their Super Rugby Round 10 encounter in New Plymouth on Friday. Despite being outscored by three tries to two, the Chiefs managed to cement their place at the top... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chiefs survive Shark attack to stay top in Super Rugbylate assault by the visiting Sharks and maintain top spot in the Super Rugby st
Chiefs survive Shark attack to stay top in Super Rugby
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
late assault by the visiting Sharks and maintain top spot in the Super Rugby standings after an energy-sapping 24-22 win in New Plymouth on Friday. The Waikato side were outscored three tries to two but costly lapses of discipline cost the Sharks... Read more
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NZCity
Chiefs hold out Sharks in Super RugbyDespite being outscored three tries to two, the Chiefs have clung on to beat th
Chiefs hold out Sharks in Super Rugby
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
Despite being outscored three tries to two, the Chiefs have clung on to beat the Sharks 24-22 in New Plymouth to stay top of Super Rugby. The Sharks produced a strong defensive effort to keep their line intact in the second half before closing to... Read more
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