Grassroots Rugby League Fight Night takes place tonight at ASB Stadium in Kohimarama. There will be 12 fights on the night featuring players from the Fox Memorial Shield as well as Manu Vatuvei taking on Mai FM DJ Nate Nauer. The event will be raising money for Ronald McDonald House Auckland. Gate sales will be available from 5.30pm at the venue or phone 0800 BUY TIX to purchase tickets.
Gold medal: Mount Albert Grammar School’s under-18 boys’ eight won the men’s club event at the Bennett Shield Regatta at Lake Pupuke at the weekend. Individual honours: Mount Albert Grammar School students Cole Evans (softball), Deven Jackson (football) and Maia Wilson (netball), were each named the best players in Auckland in their respective sports at the ASB Young Sportsperson of the Year Awards. MAGS also finished the year with the most national titles of any Auckland school, having won the New Zealand championships in girls’ football, girls’ touch, netball and softball.
Gloves on: Manu Vatuvei will take to the boxing ring for the Grassroots Rugby League Fight Night tonight.