Tag Archives: Hurricanes

330. Weekend Rugby Wrap

In Round 10 of the Super XV: Crusaders 9 – 26 Chiefs Hurricanes 24 – 29 Waratahs Highlanders 30 – 24 Blues Brumbies 8 -13 Rebels Force 8- 13 Stormers Sharks 10 – 17 Bulls Cheetahs 17 – 18 Reds … Continue reading

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327. Blow, blow, thou winter wind

The Hurricanes start the sharp end of their season this weekend, at home against the Waratahs. (Everybody note the 4,30pm kick-off!) They’re 7 and 0 going into this weekend, and six points clear at the top of the ladder. But … Continue reading

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296. Five From Five

In Dunedin Highlanders 13 – 20 Hurricanes For all the Canes fans out there – woo hoo! Five on the trot. Who woulda thunk it? For everyone else – you’ll get your chance to mock us soon enough. It’s the … Continue reading

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272. Hurricane Warning

In Perth: Western Force 13 – 42 Hurricanes Maybe it’s the final proof to shut up the climate change deniers. The Hurricanes are 3 from 3, all of them on the road. That’s what you call unusually warm for this … Continue reading

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259. Weekend Rugby Wrap

What a great weekend for the couch. The remote control got a bit of a hammering as I switched between the cricket and the rugby. (I only do it so you don’t have to.) The headline from Super 15 is … Continue reading

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018. Divided Loyalties

I grew up in Hamilton. Lots of Saturday afternoons at Rugby Park eating half-frozen pies. I’ve lived in Wellington for more than twenty years. I’m so old that I was an original member of Oliver’s Army at Athletic Park, bribing … Continue reading

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