Town & Country Senior Teams 2021

Town v Country fixtures date back to the early days of Rugby Southland and every provide not only a hotly contested fixture, but a chance for the Stags and Southland Development coaching staff to identify players for their programmes. Southland Country is selected from players that play in their sub-union day tournament which was won by Eastern in 2021 and Town (Metropolitan) is made up of players from the 5 Premier clubs and 2 Division 1 clubs in the Invercargill area. In 2021, Town played eventual Meads Cup champions South Canterbury and Country beat Otago Country before Town won the annual fixture between the two sides.

2021: Metropolitan beat Country 40-27

2020: Metropolitan beat Country 57-25

2019: Country beat Metropolitan 35-17


2017: Metropolitan beat Country 62-5

2016: Country beat Metropolitan 21-19

2015: Country beat Metropolitan 25-12

2014: Country beat Metropolitan 10-7

2013: Country beat Metropolitan

2012: Metropolitan beat Country 18-14