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Tough shearing tour ends in Wales

Monday, 31 July 2017, 9:23 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The New Zealland shearing team has ended an otherwise triumphant year for its sport with a disappointing end to its month-long tour of Scotland, England and Wales. More >>

Kiwis Shearers Down 3-0 after Defeat at Royal Welsh Show

Friday, 28 July 2017, 9:28 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The New Zealand shearing team will have to back both their skill and a bit of history in the happy hunting ground of shearing jamboree the Corwen Shears to avoid a series whitewash in the last match of the CP Wool UK tour after being beaten by Wales at ... More >>

Hawkes Bay Shearer Rowland Smith Smashes World Record

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 8:55 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawkes Bay shearer Rowland Smith has emulated older brother Matthew by smashing a World shearing record in England. More >>

Kiwi shearer Smith 20 ahead of record pace

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 2:28 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearer Rowland Smith has gone to the lunch break in his World record bid in England 20 sheep ahead of the morning pace set by record holder Leon Samuels in his big day five months ago. More >>

Under 45 seconds a sheep all day – Rowland Smith keeps going

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 2:26 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Rowland Smith will go into the last run of his World record attempt in England needing just over 60 sheep an hour to break the existing mark set just five months ago in Southland. More >>

Wales Go 2-0 up in Shearing Four-Test Series in Wales

Monday, 24 July 2017, 9:23 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand will have to wait at least another year for a shearing series win over Wales in Wales after losing the first two tests of a four-test series on their CP Wool UK tour. More >>

Green light for World shearing record

Monday, 24 July 2017, 8:50 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The weighting is over and it’s all systems go for Hawke’s Bay shearer Rowland Smith who will tackle the World solo eight-hour strongwool ewe shearing record in England tonight (NZST). More >>

New Zealand shearers lose first test to Wales

Saturday, 22 July 2017, 4:41 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearers lose first test to Wales New Zealand has been beaten in the first of four shearing tests in Wales despite a gallant effort by test match rookie and late substitute Jack Fagan. More >>

NZ Shearer Rowland Smith Attempts a World Record in Wales

Friday, 21 July 2017, 10:48 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearer and former World champion Rowland Smith is preparing for one of the busiest times of his life with a World record attempt and two test matches against Wales in just six days. More >>

Kiwi Jack Fagan Wins French Shearing Title

Monday, 17 July 2017, 9:12 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

July 16, 2017 - New Zealand shearer Jack Fagan has won the French championships All-Nations Open final. More >>

NZ shearers claim 2-0 series win over England

Thursday, 13 July 2017, 10:35 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The New Zealand shearing team has completed a 2-0 series win over England with victory in the second match at the Great Yorkshire Show in Harrogate early today(NZ Ttime). More >>

New Zealand beats England in shearing test

Sunday, 9 July 2017, 8:36 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand beats England in shearing test The New Zealand shearing team has had a big day by beating England in a test match and dominating the Lakeland Shears in the North of England. The black-singlet pair of Hawke’s Bay guns Rowland Smith ... More >>

Shearing Test Match in Cumbria, UK

Friday, 7 July 2017, 9:09 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

That will be the case as some of the best of British take on some more New Zealand World champions at the weekend – in Cumbria in the North of England. More >>

Geraldine Shearer Finishes UK Stint On A High

Monday, 26 June 2017, 10:30 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearer Allan Oldfield has rounded-off a successful season in the UK with victory in the Royal High Highland Show blade shearing final in Edinburgh early today (NZ time). More >>

New Zealand shearing team on UK tour

Friday, 23 June 2017, 9:08 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The New Zealand shearing team of World Champions and Hawke’s Bay guns John Kirkpatrick and Rowland Smith will shear seven test matches on a four-week CP Wool tour of the UK starting next week. More >>

Kiwis win UK Shearing Titles

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 10:05 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand shearers have taken two titles at the Royal Bath and West Show’s British Golden Shears in England. More >>

New Zealand shearing legend Colin Bosher dies in Australia

Wednesday, 31 May 2017, 8:18 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Legendary New Zealand shearer Colin Bosher has died in hospital in the West Australian town of Boyup Brook. More >>

Record breaking shearer claims 19th win in a row

Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 8:57 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Rowland Smith yesterday completed his competition season with his 19th win and a possible season’s record of 26 victories by claiming the national lamb shearing championship Open title at the Mackenzie A and P Show in Fairlie, South ... More >>

Storm’s gone, shearing’s on

Friday, 14 April 2017, 7:30 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Organisers announced today that the competition, which was originally to have started today, will be held tomorrow(Saturday), starting at 10am. More >>

Royal Easter Show shearing cancelled

Thursday, 13 April 2017, 9:39 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The Northern Shears, which would have been a feature of the Royal Easter Show in Auckland, have been cancelled because of the cyclone that has hit the region. More >>

 

 

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