2008 Air New Zealand Cup Results
New Zealand's provincial rugby competition

The 2008 Air New Zealand Cup was the latest format of New Zealand's premier domestic rugby competition, which started as the NPC (National Provincial Competition).

The competition was played for by 14 provincial teams in a league style format. Each team only played 10 of the other teams in the 1st round of play. This was followed by Quarter-finals, Semi-finals and a Final.


2008 Air New Zealand Cup

PRO 12 Table
Team Played Won Lost Drawn For Against BP Points
Wellington 10 9 1 353 161 8 44
Canterbury 10 9 1 270 101 6 42
Hawkes Bay 10 7 3 265 183 6 34
Bay Of Plenty 10 6 4 225 249 4 28
Southland 10 5 5 185 152 5 25
Waikato 10 4 5 1 258 235 7 25
Tasman 10 4 5 1 188 200 5 23
Taranaki 10 4 5 1 201 209 5 23
Northland 10 4 6 212 227 6 22
Otago 10 4 5 1 207 231 4 22
Auckland 10 5 5 149 193 2 22
North Harbour 10 3 7 225 286 7 19
Counties Manukau 10 2 7 1 140 317 3 13
Manawatu 10 1 8 1 149 283 3 9
   


2008 Fixtures and Results

July 31


August 1


August 2


August 3


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August 8


August 9



August 10


August 14

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August 17


August 21

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August 23



August 24


August 28

August 29


August 30



August 31


September 4

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September 6



September 7


September 11

September 12


September 13



September 14


September 18

September 19


September 20



September 21


September 25

September 26


September 27



September 28


October 2

October 3


October 4



October 5



October 10

October 11


October 12



October 17

October 18



October 25

Tasman

Northland

Taranaki

Wellington

Canterbury

Southland

Counties Manukau


North Harbour

Manawatu

Waikato

Otago

Bay Of Plenty

Hawkes Bay

Auckland


Manawatu

Otago

Wellington

Bay Of Plenty

Hawkes Bay

Canterbury

Tasman


Counties Manukau

Northland

Southland

Auckland

Tasman

Taranaki

North Harbour


Southland

Taranaki

Otago

Wellington

Manawatu

Waikato

Canterbury


Hawkes Bay

Bay Of Plenty

Manawatu

Auckland

Northland

North Harbour

Waikato


Taranaki

Bay Of Plenty

Northland

Tasman

Southland

Wellington

Counties Manukau


Canterbury

Tasman

Otago

Counties Manukau

Hawkes Bay

Auckland

North Harbour


Bay Of Plenty

Waikato

Taranaki

North Harbour

Wellington

Canterbury

Northland


Waikato

Southland

Hawkes Bay

Manawatu

Counties Manukau

Otago

Auckland


Quarter-Finals

Canterbury

Wellington

Bay Of Plenty

Hawkes Bay


Semi-Finals

Wellington

Canterbury


Final

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Bay Of Plenty

Waikato

North Harbour

Hawkes Bay

Manawatu

Otago

Auckland


Wellington

Southland

Tasman

Canterbury

Counties Manukau

Northland

Taranaki


Waikato

Northland

Counties Manukau

North Harbour

Southland

Auckland

Taranaki


Otago

Bay Of Plenty

Wellington

Manawatu

Hawkes Bay

Canterbury

Waikato


Counties Manukau

Northland

Hawkes Bay

Bay Of Plenty

North Harbour

Auckland

Tasman


Taranaki

Otago

Wellington

Southland

Tasman

Canterbury

Counties Manukau


Manawatu

Auckland

Canterbury

Otago

North Harbour

Waikato

Hawkes Bay


Bay Of Plenty

Southland

Taranaki

Manawatu

Waikato

Wellington

Northland


Southland

Otago

Counties Manukau

Auckland

Tasman

Hawkes Bay

Manawatu


Taranaki

Canterbury

Bay Of Plenty

Tasman

North Harbour

Wellington

Northland



Tasman

Taranaki

Southland

Waikato



Southland

Hawkes Bay



Canterbury

Blenheim

Whangarei

New Plymouth

Wellington

Christchurch

Invercargill

Pukekohe


Albany

Palmerston North

Hamilton

Dunedin

Rotorua

Napier

Auckland


Palmerston North

Dunedin

Wellington

Mt Maunganui

Napier

Christchurch

Nelson


Auckland

Whangarei

Invercargill

Auckland

Blenheim

New Plymouth

Albany


Invercargill

New Plymouth

Dunedin

Wellington

Palmerston North

Hamilton

Christchurch


Napier

Mt Maunganui

Palmerston North

Auckland

Whangarei

Albany

Hamilton


New Plymouth

Rotorua

Whangarei

Nelson

Invercargill

Wellington

Pukekohe


Christchurch

Blenheim

Dunedin

Pukekohe

Napier

Auckland

Albany


Mt Maunganui

Hamilton

New Plymouth

Albany

Wellington

Christchurch

Whangarei


Hamilton

Invercargill

Napier

Palmerston North

Auckland

Dunedin

Auckland



Christchurch

Wellington

Mt Maunganui

Napier



Wellington

Christchurch



Wellington

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18

20

30

24

23

17


27

5

14

13

45

43

22


38

23

64

38

16

34

33


8

10

7

25

6

0

15


31

39

10

48

17

34

44


18

31

13

13

10

9

20


14

20

3

21

43

45

14


37

3

27

27

24

0

24


24

39

13

22

26

31

45


45

6

46

7

28

36

13



48

50

11

31



28

31



6

8

10

13

6

25

25

6


30

18

16

20

3

31

6


38

18

7

31

20

3

23


22

15

26

3

41

14

10


8

21

19

12

20

13

15


14

20

36

9

31

36

15


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25

5

21

7

33

45


20

6

31

14

15

27

35


22

10

13

29

20

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24


41

25

12

36

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Canterbury win the 2008 Air New Zealand Cup