Tasman are looking like champions again in this years Mitre 10 Cup as they smash Northland on Friday 54-21. This gave them their second bonus point win of the season after they beat Counties last week 41-24.
It was again a great second half that saw them go from 19-7 to 40-7 in a space of seven minutes with tries by Fetuli Paea, Will Jordan and Sevu Reece
Reece scored a hat-trick of tries in the match and although Northland came back with two tries it was not nearly enough to trouble the defending champions.
Tasman 54 (Sevu Reece 3, Leicester Fainga’anuku, Andrew Makalio, Fetuli Paea, Will Jordan, Jacob Norris tries; Mitch Hunt 5 con, Tim O’Malley 2 con)
Northland 21 (Kara Pryor, Harrison Levien, Luatangi Li tries; Wiseguy Faiane 3 con). HT: 19-7