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South Canterbury Rugby


Regional rugby

The passion and parochialism of provincial rugby helped give the game a special place in New Zealand’s social and sporting history. Read brief histories, highlights and quirky facts about each of New Zealand's 26 regional rugby teams. Read the full article

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History and highlights of rugby in the South Canterbury

Souvenir programme for the rugby match between France and South Canterbury on 15 August 1961.