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Kiwis battle in Wales shearing comps

Monday, 22 July 2019, 9:40 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

King Country shearer Jack Fagan’s hopes of winning a second Royal Welsh Open got a boost when he upheld a bit of Kiwi honour by reaching the Lampeter Shears Open final in Wales on Saturday. More >>

NZ shearers 2-0 up in series against Wales

Sunday, 21 July 2019, 7:12 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The CP Wool New Zealand shearing team has taken an unbeatable 2-0 lead to give the country the chance for a first shearing test series win in Wales in eight years. More >>

Smith hammers home Kiwi test win in Wales

Saturday, 20 July 2019, 3:12 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Rowland Smith has bounced back from the disappointment of missing a World title by just 0.15pts by leading New Zealand to a crushing victory in the first of four tests on the CP Wool Shearing Sports New Zealand team tour in Wales. More >>

Farmer Buick answers the call foe NZ shearing team

Sunday, 14 July 2019, 11:54 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Wairarapa shearer David Buick has been recalled to the New Zealand shearing team for a four-test series against Wales on the CP Wool tour in the UK. More >>

Tough week but three titles in the bag for Kiwi shears team

Monday, 8 July 2019, 10:36 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The Allflex New Zealand Shearing and Woolhandling team has dominated the last day of the 18th World Championships today by winning three of the six titles in France. More >>

Kiwi treble at World championship shears

Monday, 8 July 2019, 8:31 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The Allflex New Zealand Shearing and Woolhandling team has dominated the last day of the 18th World Championships today by winning three of the six titles in France. More >>

NZ shears team going for the top at World champs

Monday, 8 July 2019, 8:19 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The Allflex New Zealand Shearing and Woolhandling team is quickly casting a black singlet of anticipation over the last day of the 18th World championships in France. More >>

World Shearing Champs - All Nations Results

Monday, 8 July 2019, 8:10 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

RESULTS from finals of French All Nations events at the 18th Golden Shears World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships at Le Dorat, France, on Thursday-Sunday July 4-7, 2019 (World Championships finals will be held today): More >>

Big win for NZ woolhandler Karauria

Sunday, 7 July 2019, 11:35 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Alexandra woolhandler and shearer Pagan Karauria has crowned a busy penultimate day at her World championships with a win in the All Nations Open woolhandling final. More >>

A Scot and two Kiwis lead World shearing title race

Saturday, 6 July 2019, 11:35 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

A long-awaited World shearing championship showdown between three New Zealand-based former winners has begun in earnest with the domination of the first round of the 2019 event in France. More >>

NZ shearers stamp a mark in France

Saturday, 6 July 2019, 11:34 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Champion New Zealand shearers Rowland Smith and Cam Ferguson have moved into some confidence-building space by each qualifying in the top five for the All-Nations Open Championships semi-final as their World championships heat-up in France. More >>

Mixed results for Kiwis on shearing champs’ opening day

Friday, 5 July 2019, 10:46 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Busy Allflex New Zealand shearing and woolhandling team member Pagan Karauria had to take it right on the chin as she was beaten in the French All-Nations Women’s Shearing Championship final in France yesterday (early today NZ time). More >>

Busy time ahead for tireless woolhandler…and shearer

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 10:10 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

A long wait is almost over for Central Otago woolhandler and shearer Pagan Karauria as she opens a World titles campaign set to be possibly the busiest competitor in the four days of the World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships starting in France ... More >>

Best of friends best of shearers

Tuesday, 2 July 2019, 1:04 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Te Kuiti shearer Jack Fagan has won his second consecutive World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships’ All-Nations Speedshear on an opening night in Central France which was more about friendship than anything else. More >>

A woolhandler’s wait

Sunday, 30 June 2019, 2:18 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Allflex New Zealand Shearing and Woolhandling Team woolhandler and former World champion Sheree Alabaster wasn’t losing any sleep as she awaited the result of her final at the Lochearnhead Shears in Scotland on Saturday. More >>

Scots shearing veteran puts country before self

Friday, 28 June 2019, 8:51 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

One of Scotland’s longest-serving international sportsmen has pulled-out of a test match with the old firm to help the World title aspirations of a championships team for which he missed selection. More >>

Flexing up for Kiwi World titles bid, but it won’t be easy

Friday, 28 June 2019, 8:31 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

An international record almost as proud as that of the All Blacks doesn’t mean there are any foregone conclusions about the Allflex New Zealand Shearing and Woolhandling team’s World championships prospects in France next week. More >>

Mutch looms as big threat to NZ machine shearing hopes

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 8:08 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Taranaki farmer and Scotland shearing international Gavin Mutch sounded a loud warning to World championships hopefuls when he won a big double at the Royal Highland Show on Saturday. More >>

They're our team: Shearing day out for World champs hopes

Monday, 17 June 2019, 5:02 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Veteran Hawke’s Bay shearer Charlie Aramukutu was never a contender for the Allflex New Zealand Shearing and Woolhandling Team. More >>

Kiwi-born shearer shatters World merinos record

Sunday, 28 April 2019, 12:52 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand-born shearer Lou Brown has put in the quickest-ever day of merino shearing to smash a World record which has withstood at least four other attempts since it was set 16 years ago. More >>

 

 

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