Waikato win 2021 NPC title

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Waikato are the 2021 National Provincial Champions for 2021.

Waikato claimed the title by beating the two-time defending champions Tasman 23-20 in Hamilton.

Replacement first-five Fletcher Smith kicked the match-winning penalty for Waikato in the 72nd minute.

The final had been tight all the way through the game, with the scores level at 10-all, 13-all and 20-all, until Smith kicked the final goal.

It is the first time in 15 years that Waikato have won this competition.

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