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MLT Vice Presidents Pennants

The 2020 MLT Vice Presidents Pennants competition got underway with two rounds at the weekend, with Hedgehope the only team to record two wins.

In the morning round Hedgehope defeated Mataura 4-2, Invercargill drew 3-all with Green Acres and Queens Park also drew 3-all with Winton, with Gore having the bye.

In the afternoon Hedgehope defeated Winton 5-1, Gore drew with Invercargill 3-all and Queens Park defeated Mataura 5-1.

Southland Women’s Masters Team Named

The Southland Women’s Masters team will be hoping to return to its national title winning ways when it tees off at the New Zealand Masters Women’s Tournament at Clarks Beach Golf Club in Auckland in early April.

The team includes Robyn Boniface (Queens Park), Robyn Pullar (Invercargill), Olivia Frost (Invercargill) and Helen Baird (Dipton) and the non-traveling reserve is Jody Drysdale (Lumsden).

Laing Shield

Despite its latest defence including three squared matches, the Laing Shield remains firmly in the hands of Nightcaps after they defeated Queens Park 4 ½ – 1 ½.

Individual results were: Kyle Dobbie beat Murray Hamilton 8/7, Brett Dobbie beat Mark Doggett 6/5, Stu Dobbie squared with Richard Wheeler, Ross Mangles squared with Phil Van Der Lem, Alan Roberts squared with Darryl McLean and Peter Booth beat Darryl McGregor 4/3.

Nightcaps’ next challenge will be from Riverton.

Sport Southland Announce New Board Chair
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Sport Southland Announce New Board Chair

Southland Sports News - May 26, 2020

Invercargill business advisor and project manager Bevan Ellis has been appointed to chair an expanded Sport Southland Board. Ellis, who…

Salt Sticking to His Recipe For The Sal’s NBL
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Salt Sticking to His Recipe For The Sal’s NBL

Southland Sports News - May 22, 2020

Tall Black Jack Salt is going to do what he does best when he hits the floor in Auckland next…

Steel Face Tough Campaign When Netball’s ANZ Returns
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Steel Face Tough Campaign When Netball’s ANZ Returns

Southland Sports News - May 13, 2020

Southern Steel coach Reinga Bloxham admits her side faces a "brutal" season when netball's ANZ Premiership resumes under a new…

Academy Southland Coach Performance Programme 2020 Intake
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Academy Southland Coach Performance Programme 2020 Intake

Nathan Burdon - southlandsport.com - May 12, 2020

Leyton Haddleton aspires to be part of the Tall Blacks management squad one day but it’s the impact his mentors…

Sport Southland To Administer Sport NZ Financial Relief Fund
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Sport Southland To Administer Sport NZ Financial Relief Fund

Southland Sports News - May 11, 2020

Southland sporting organisations will be able to access financial relief as part of a Sport NZ Community Resilience Fund administered…

2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours (full list)
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2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours (full list)

News Desk - Jun 01, 2020

A director, an ex-All Black, medical researchers, leading Māori artists and authors are among those recognised in this year's Queen's…

Benee’s Manager Paul McKessar on How Tik Tok is Changing The Music Industry
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Benee’s Manager Paul McKessar on How Tik Tok is Changing The Music Industry

News Desk - May 31, 2020

Auckland pop sensation Benee - aka Stella Bennett - has gone viral on video-sharing platform TikTok twice, but manager Paul…

Day 9 No New Covid Cases In NZ, Day 43 No New Cases In Southern
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Day 9 No New Covid Cases In NZ, Day 43 No New Cases In Southern

News Desk - May 31, 2020

There are no new cases of Covid-19 today, and still just one active case, the Health Ministry has confirmed. COVID-19,…

Watch: SpaceX, NASA landmark launch of two astronauts succeeds
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Watch: SpaceX, NASA landmark launch of two astronauts succeeds

News Desk - May 31, 2020

SpaceX, the private rocket company of billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, launched two Americans toward orbit from Florida on Saturday in…

$250,000 Lotto Win For Southland
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$250,000 Lotto Win For Southland

News Desk - May 30, 2020

Four Lotto players from Auckland (2), Marlborough and Southland will be celebrating after each winning $250,000 with Lotto First Division…