8 Oct 2012

Wellington retain top of the table

6:17 pm on 8 October 2012

The Wellington Lions have retained the top spot of rugby's ITM Cup Premiership table after beating Otago 49-22 in Dunedin.

Wellington led the match 35-10 at half-time and were always in control running in seven tries to three.

The Lions are now likely to host a Premiership semi-final after taking maximum points from the game.