|Manawatu Evergreens Defeat Wanganui|
The Manawatu Evergreens defeated Wanganui 40-7 in last night's representative match at FMG Stadium.
Manawatu 40 (Rob Thompson, Papa Wharewera, Tepaseu Thomas, Daniel Fitzgerald, Rhys Pederson, Isaac Thompson tries; Isaac Thompson 5 con)
Wanganui 7 (Tafa Tauailoto tries; Mark David 1 con)
There was a lot riding on the match as there were a number of local players pressing their claims for a spot in the final Manawatu Turbos' squad for this year's ITM Cup.
Manawatu Evergreens Team:
1: Gene Ropoama