Southland rugby

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Full name Southland rugby
Nickname (s) Stags
Founded 1887
Stadion Rugby Park Stadium
Places 19,500
president Roger Clark
Trainer Brad Mooar
league ITM Cup
2010 7th place

Southland Rugby is the provincial rugby union for the Southland region on New Zealand's South Island . The association's selection team in the national championship ITM Cup plays its home games at the Rugby Park Stadium in Invercargill .

Southland has owned the Ranfurly Shield six times so far , in 1920, 1929, 1937, 1938, 1959 and 2009.

Southland players are eligible to play in the international super rugby league and are called up by the Highlanders .

Well-known former and current players

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