Tasman Makos to meet Canterbury in rugby decider


The Tasman Makos will travel to Christchurch to play Canterbury on Saturday night in the premiership final of the Mitre !0 rugby competition,

The Makos downed Taranaki in New Plymouth 41-29 thanks largely to a couple of tries in the dying stages of the first half.

The Makos led 31-12 early in the second half but had to hold on grimly as the home team finished strongly.

A Marty Banks try in the final minute of the match sealed the result.