Shake up at Loaded WaiBOP Premiership

  The unpredictable nature of the 2018 Loaded WaiBOP Premiership was underlined on Saturday after the previous top two sides were defeated and new leaders emerged. Papamoa and Melville United both suffered 3-0 losses away from home, while Tauranga...... Read More

Mount holds the lead in local rugby

Now into week three of the first round of Baywide Club Rugby, defending champions Mount Maunganui Sports hold the lead at the top of the table with Te Puna and Rotoiti close behind. In the Division 1 competition, defending champions Te Teko are leading...... Read More

Players of the Month to be recognised

Three Bay of Plenty Baywide premier players will be presented with the BOPCA Player of the Month Awards, for January and March 2018, at the Bay of Plenty Cricket prize-giving to be held on April 4. Bay of Plenty Cricket introduced the BOPCA Player of...... Read More

Greerton and Cadets to fight for title

A highly competitive game, between two evenly matched teams is the scenario likely to play out in the 2018 Williams Cup Final at the Bay Oval on Saturday. Eves Realty Greerton and Element IMF Cadets will fight out the Baywide premier cricket prize, which...... Read More

Finalists decided for cricket champs

Two Greerton teams along with Te Puke and a Cadets side, will fight out the Western Bay of Plenty cricket championships at Blake Park, Mount Maunganui this Saturday, after winning through in semi-final action over the weekend. Cadets, who finished as...... Read More

Bay cricket sides taste defeat

The two Bay of Plenty representative sides in action last weekend both fell at the last hurdle when they were bowled out late in their matches while chasing victory. Waikato Valley batted first at the Tauranga Domain in the two-day Fergus Hickey encounter...... Read More

Cadets and TBC battle for fourth in Cup

With just two rounds to the Williams Cup playoffs, Eves Realty Greerton, Carrus Mount Maunganui and Bayleys Central Indian, have almost certainly booked berths in the semi-finals. The winner of the clash, between defending Williams Cup title holders...... Read More

Greerton chase William Cup outright lead

Eve’s Realty Greerton has the opportunity to grab the outright lead in the Williams Cup Baywide competition, albeit with Carrus Mount Maunganui sitting on the sideline, courtesy of the round five bye. The Pemberton Park based premier team will...... Read More

Mount and Greerton top for Williams Cup

Carrus Mount Maunganui and Eves Realty Greerton cemented their places at the top of the Williams Cup standings on Saturday, albeit in contrasting circumstances. Greerton hosted New World Te Puke at Pemberton Park, with the visitors batting first to set...... Read More

Reserve Grade teams to meet in Rotorua

A unique Reserve Grade representative match, between a Western Bay of Plenty XI and a Lakelands selection drawn from the Rotorua and Taupo regions, will take place on Sunday in Rotorua. The fifty over per side match will be played at Rotorua Cricket...... Read More

Opinion Poll

Should schools be able to fine parents for parking illegally?

Yes, schools should have the right to fine those putting children in danger.
No, it should be left for police to handle.