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Scotsman wins Golden Shears Open final

Monday, 9 March 2015, 9:49 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

A Scotsman who settled in New Zealand to farm in Taranaki has become the first shearer from overseas to win the Golden Shears Open Shearing Championship. More >>

Aussies pull wool over Kiwi stars in woolhandling test match

Saturday, 7 March 2015, 10:40 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Two Australian woolhandlers have caused a shearing sports boilover by beating a strong New Zealand pair in the Elders Primary Wool Transtasman test at the Golden Shears in Masterton tonight. More >>

Pyper looks like the bolter at the Golden Shears

Friday, 6 March 2015, 5:06 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Southland shearer Troy Pyper’s surpassed even his own hopes by rapidly making it into the top of New Zealand shearers in a season he says was a trial just to see how he would go. More >>

Scots lassie wins at Golden Shears

Thursday, 5 March 2015, 4:11 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Lanarksire lassie Claire Wilson thought she was just making up the numbers when she entered the novice woolhandling competition on the first day of the 55th Golden Shears in Masterton today. More >>

Golden Shears set to start in Masterton

Wednesday, 4 March 2015, 11:09 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hundreds of competitors are descending on Masterton for the 55th Golden Shears international shearing and woolhandling championships which starttomorrow (Thursday) and end on Saturday. More >>

Golden Shears – You can bet on it

Tuesday, 3 March 2015, 9:18 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The TAB today opened betting on whether the Golden Shears in Masterton this week will produce a “new” Open shearing champion. More >>

Fagan dominates last shearing test

Sunday, 1 March 2015, 10:32 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearing legend David Fagan bowed out of international test match shearing by starring in a comfortable win over Wales today in the tiny Manawatu outpost of Apiti. More >>

Shearing legend David Fagan’s last test for NZ

Friday, 27 February 2015, 1:44 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Shearing legend David Fagan is heading for the remote northern Manawatu outpost of Apiti for has been expected to be his last appearance in a New Zealand singlet tomorrow. More >>

Results from the 50th Southern Shears

Monday, 23 February 2015, 11:07 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Results from the 50th Southern Shears shearing and woolhandling championships in Gore on Friday-Saturday, February 20-21: More >>

Fagan triumphs in one last southern raid

Sunday, 22 February 2015, 10:44 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Shearing legens David Fagan had Southern Shears officials rubbing their eyes in disbelief as a computer points-scoring system rounded off one of the more amazing days of an amazing career and named him a winner of their Open final tonight. More >>

Herbert retains Southern Shears woolhandling title

Saturday, 21 February 2015, 10:24 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Te Awamutu woolhandler Keryn Herbert retained her Southern Shears Open title as the first-day of the shear’s 50th anniversary championships ended in Gore today. More >>

King Country shearers smashes World merino record

Saturday, 21 February 2015, 10:21 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

King Country shearer Stacey Te Huia has tonight smashed a World shearing record – in Australia. More >>

Te Huia zeroes in on shearing record in Australia

Saturday, 21 February 2015, 10:20 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Te Kuiti shearer Stacey Te Huia is all-but assured of a new World merino shearing record in Australia, needing just 89 hour and threequarters in the last run of his gruelling slog in plus-30deg temperatures northwest of Dubbo, NSW. More >>

NZ shearer surges ahead in merino record bid

Friday, 20 February 2015, 4:47 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearer Stacey Te Huia has surged well ahead of the pace required to set a new merino record in Australia. More >>

Te Huia stays on pace in merino record bid

Friday, 20 February 2015, 2:37 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearer Stacey Te Huia is keeping just on morning-pace in his World merino shearing record bid in Australia. More >>

Te Huia on the pace in merino record bid

Friday, 20 February 2015, 11:53 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearer Stacey Te Huia has started his World merino shearing record bid in Australia just ahead of the pace set by when the current record was set nine years ago. More >>

World shearing records near Dubbo on tomorrow and Saturday

Thursday, 19 February 2015, 1:27 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Two Kiwi brothers are travelling across Australia to help two Australians break the World shearing records they set 12 years ago. More >>

Big celebrations for Southern Shears in Gore this week

Thursday, 19 February 2015, 11:07 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Some of the shearing greats of the past will mingle with the rising stars of today at the 50th anniversary Southern Shears in Gore on Friday and Saturday. More >>

Fagan in for the long haul to shear at Franklin A and P Show

Tuesday, 17 February 2015, 5:04 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Shearing great David Fagan has confirmed he will make one of his 4000km weekend round trips to compete at the Franklin A and P Show in Pukekohe on Sunday. More >>

Big celebrations for Southern Shears in Gore this week

Tuesday, 17 February 2015, 3:51 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Some of the shearing greats of the past will mingle with the rising stars of today at the 50th anniversary Southern Shears in Goreon Friday and Saturday. More >>

 

 

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