The third day of the Tai Mitchell rugby tournament has thrown up some big results.

Rotorua Gold registered their first win of the competition today while top sides Rotorua Maroon and Tauranga East battled out a 22-all draw.

The hunt for a semifinal spot will heat up tomorrow during the last day of round robin play.

The Tai Mitchell tournament is a long-standing rugby tournament for the best under-13 players in the Bay of Plenty. The competition features 10 teams from across the Bay.


The tournament is being held at the Rotorua International Stadium.

Results today:

Round three:
Rotorua Gold 60 Apanui 14
Rotorua Maroon 62 Galatea 0
Te Puke 26 Tauranga West 39
Opotiki 5 Tauranga East 41
Rangitaiki 10 Whakatane 7

Round four:
Rotorua Gold 7 Tauranga West 46
Rotorua Maroon 22 Tauranga East 22
Rangitaiki 61 Apanui 0
Te Puke 46 Galatea 10
Opotiki 22 Whakatane 31

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