Ross Taylor’s summer of runs continued as he punished the wayward, butter-fingered West Indies with test century No 10 at the Basin Reserve.
The Hurricanes are still hopeful of luring the next Beauden Barrett to their Wellington base.
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West Indies skipper Darren Sammy could snare a few after-dinner speaking roles in this form.
New Zealand are favourites, but the edginess continues as pressure to break winless streak mounts.
Wellington opened their New Zealand women's interprovincial campaign in style with an easy win at the Muriwai Golf Club in West Auckland yesterday.
Months of hard graft earned Hutt District their first real reward on Saturday.
College Sport has finished for the year and will resume on February 12, 2014.
The Wellington Hurricanes' new Super Rugby jersey was launched on a grand scale this morning.
At the risk of this paper having to change its name to The Michael Papps Post, it would be a disservice not to have the man's name in the intro.
Phoenix coach Ernie Merrick will try to sign a goalscoring midfielder during the January transfer window.
Hawke's Bay took the title, while Wellington learned a valuable lesson about playing to the final whistle during the Central Regions sevens tournament in Palmerston North.
The antagonistic reaction to the notion that Yellow Fever should sign up some members suggests one or two should consider taking their meds.