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More quality from Southern man "Stratty"

Monday, 18 November 2019, 8:13 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Southland shearer Nathan Stratford extended an outstanding record in the New Zealand Corriedale championships Open shearing final when he won the title in Christchurch for a third time on Friday. Stratford was shearing in the six-man final for a 15th ... More >>

Karauria completes historic South Island wool treble

Friday, 15 November 2019, 8:42 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

World champion Central Otago woolhandler Pagan Karauria has signed-off her preparation for her next international assignment when she completed an historic sequence of three major wins. More >>

Double win for Watson as women feature at Marlborough Shears

Monday, 11 November 2019, 8:01 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The Marlborough A and P Show became the latest to recognise the growing number of women in shearing competitions by staging a new event as shearing returned to the show in Blenheim on Saturday. More >>

Everywhere man wins at Manawatu Shears

Monday, 11 November 2019, 7:41 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand representative David Buick notched his first win of the new shearing sports season with victory at the Manawatu Show in Feilding on Saturday. More >>

King repeats Mangawhai Speedshear win

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 9:11 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Dion King cemented a place as the fastest gun in the north when he won the second Mangawha Tavern Speedshear on Saturday. More >>

Another Southland shearing win

Monday, 4 November 2019, 8:33 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Mataura shearer Brett Roberts became the 7th different winner in the first 8 Open finals of the 2019-2020 New Zealand shearing sports season when he won the Ashburton A and P Show’s Open final on Saturday. More >>

Kirky celebrates 25 years with another win

Sunday, 3 November 2019, 11:53 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Champion shearer John Kirkpatrick continued to show advancing years are no bar to winning form as he won the Wairarapa A and P Show Open final on Aaturday. More >>

Big night for speedshear at Mangawhai

Saturday, 2 November 2019, 11:52 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Sporting tragics wanting to get away from a World Cup final without the All Blacks have the ideal chance to see something different when the second Mangawhai Hotel Speedshear is held north of Auckland on Saturday. More >>

All go for the shearing at Ashburton show

Friday, 1 November 2019, 1:45 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

A shearing competition which tends to punch above its weight is set to go in Mid-Canterbury on Saturday. More >>

NZ shearers star in Aussie

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 12:13 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Masterton shearer and 2019 New Zealand Intermediate champion Kyle Mita in his first Senior final at the Poverty Bay show on October 19. Seven days later, he had his first Senior win, in Warrnamboool, Australia. PHOTO/SSNZ More >>

A close call, but all power to the King

Monday, 28 October 2019, 12:42 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Hawke’s Bay shearer Dion King made a dramatic return to winning form in the Great Raihania Shears Open final at the Royal New Zealand Show in Hastings on Friday. More >>

Gisborne opens North Island shears season

Sunday, 20 October 2019, 3:43 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

It was a case of many happy returns to Gisborne for the two Open champions at the Poverty Bay A and P Show Shearing and Woolhandling Championships on Gisborne. More >>

Spring Shearing Champs - Results

Sunday, 13 October 2019, 6:21 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

RESULTS from the 52nd Waimate Shears New Zealand Spring Shearing and Woolhandling Championships at Waimate on Friday-Saturday October 11-12, 2019: More >>

Shearing record hopefuls back on the holy NZ grail

Sunday, 13 October 2019, 1:30 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

At least two World shearing record attempts will be made in New Zealand this summer after a two-year hiatus in which four new marks were set overseas. More >>

Frame by frame, Fagan does it again

Saturday, 12 October 2019, 12:31 pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

A new live-streaming system at the Waimate Shears has been used to immediate effect with a TMO decision in the event’s Open speedshear final. More >>

Shearing record hopefuls back on the holy NZ grail

Friday, 11 October 2019, 9:27 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

At least two World shearing record attempts will be made in New Zealand this summer after a two-year hiatus in which four new marks were set overseas. The first of the two attempts registered with World Sheep Shearing Records Society secretary Hugh ... More >>

Aussie Boyle turns table on the Kiwi again in Merino Shears

Monday, 7 October 2019, 9:05 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

West Australian shearer Damien Boyle has made the best of a holiday with the family in New Zealand by winning the New Zealand Merino Shears Open shearing title in Alexandra – for the 8th time in ten years. More >>

Merino champs start new shearing sports season

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 9:03 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

A new shearing sports season starts tomorrow(Friday) with the two-day New Zealand finewool merino championships in Alexandra. More >>

Not the record he wanted, but still a good day for Grace

Tuesday, 24 September 2019, 8:44 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

English shearer Stu Conor staged a remarkable recovery from a cold and slower-than-expected start to break a lambshearing record on Saturday. More >>

Town and shearing world prepares to farewell Koro Mullins

Thursday, 19 September 2019, 8:15 am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Shearing identity Koro Mullins will have a town hall send-off when his tangi ends in the Southern Hawke’s Bay town of Dannevirke on Friday. More >>

 

 

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