News | Rugby
8 Dec 2021 1:17
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Days of Xmas
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Rugby

    The sudden death of Sean Wainui has rocked the Waikato NPC rugby side

    The sudden death of Sean Wainui has rocked the Waikato NPC rugby side


    Wainui played for the Chiefs, and shared the locker room with many current Waikato players such as Ollie Norris and Xavier Roe.

    The Mooloos are currently based in a bubble, and their coach Ross Filipo says there's a slight silver lining to that.



    Waikato take on Hawke's Bay in Napier this evening, which will be the Bay's final Ranfurly Shield defence of the year.

    Kick off's at 7.05pm.

    You can catch live commentary on Gold AM and iHeart Radio.

    BUNNINGS NPC COVERAGE WITH KENNARD'S HIRE. EQUIPMENT TO TACKLE WHATEVER, WHENEVER, WHEREVER.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Rugby News
     07 Dec: The All Blacks hope a week full of honest zoom meetings while in MIQ will be a turning point
     07 Dec: There's no place like home for All Blacks captain Sam Cane... at least for now
     07 Dec: A sense of unfinished business for All Blacks captain Sam Cane after his signature with New Zealand Rugby until 2025
     07 Dec: A stoush is brewing in the Black Ferns after their winless end-of-year tour to Europe
     06 Dec: A superstar signing from the Blues
     06 Dec: Alice Robinson is relishing the chance to compete on a level playing field with her rivals in next weekend's World Cup Super G double header in St Moritz
     06 Dec: The Auckland Tuatara have officially taken over the Auckland Huskies National basketball league team
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    The All Blacks hope a week full of honest zoom meetings while in MIQ will be a turning point More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    US financial regulators looking into Donald Trump's new social media venture More...



     Today's News

    Motoring:
    Motorists are being warned of severe flooding on SH 1 at Kuku, between Ohau and Otaki north of Wellingion 21:53

    Entertainment:
    Nicky Hilton thinks her sister Paris will start a family 'pretty soon' 21:32

    Living & Travel:
    The Loop: Peter Foster arrested after failing to appear in court, Victorian Ombudsman finds border exemption scheme 'unjust', Christmas cash splash 21:13

    Wellington:
    A section of State Highway 58 near Porirua has been closed due to a serious crash, which is expected to cause significant delays 21:13

    Entertainment:
    Lady Gaga thinks 'House of Gucci' must be "extremely painful" for the real-life Gucci family 21:02

    Entertainment:
    Kerry Katona is "jealous" of the Atomic Kitten reunion 20:32

    Entertainment:
    Freddie Prinze Jr. and Sarah Michelle Gellar are "strict as hell" when it comes to parenting 20:02

    Entertainment:
    Anastacia thinks she is more well-known for her battle with breast cancer than her music 19:32

    Entertainment:
    Sir Rod Stewart will only allow those who have had their third COVID-19 vaccine to attend his Christmas party 19:02

    Living & Travel:
    A chance for the younger members of the Wellington Phoenix to catch coach Ufuk Talay's eye tonight 18:53


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd