Round Three

Here you’ll find all the match reports for Round Three of the Farah Palmer Cup 2017.

Here’s Round Three Round Up

Tasman Makos have the bye.

Hawke’s Bay Tuis 17 (Gemma Woods 2, Jess Bennett tries; Renee Holmes con)
Otago Spirit 39 (Cheyenne Cunningham, Georgia Mason, Annemieke van Vliet, Greer Muir, Leyhane van Vugt, Sam Hollows, penalty try; Sheree Hume 2 con).
FT: 17-39
HT: 5-10

Auckland Storm 12 (Hasting Leiataua, Tiana Ngawati tries; Ruahei Demant con)
Counties Manukau Heat 36 (Hazel Tubic, Langi Veainu 2, Ari Marino, Bernie Robertson tries; Hazel Tubic 4 con, pen).
FT: 12-36
HT: 7-12

Canterbury 40 (Melanie Puckett, Lucy Anderson, Grace Brooker 2, Nicole Purdom tries; Charntay Poko 2 con, 3 pen; Cassie Siataga con)
Manawatu Cyclones 10 (Janna Vaughan, Selica Winiata tries).
FT: 40-10
HT: 28-0

Bay of Plenty Volcanix 34 (Luka Connor 2, Autumn Rain Stephens 2, Ereti Williams, Crystal Mayes tries; Mayes 2 con)
North Harbour Hibiscus 12 (Caitlyn Cox, Claudia McMeekin tries; Sophie Fisher con).
FT: 34-12
HT: 22-5

Waikato 5 (Donna Fermanis try)
Wellington Pride 11 (Sanita Levave try; Acacia te Iwimate 2 pen).
FT: 5-11
HT: 5-0

Prematch Awesomeness

Here’s the match report for Waikato v Wellington Pride (thanks to the Waikato Times)

Rina Paraone on the charge for Waikato against Wellington in their Farah Palmer Cup round three match in Hamilton.

Photo: Mark Taylor/Stuff

Here’s the match report for Canterbury v Manawatu Cyclones (thanks to

Photo: Cora Gray