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Rugby: Nervous start leads to thumping win

Rugby: Nervous start leads to thumping win

South Otago High School made a nervy start but beat King's High School 26-5 during the opening round of the Otago premier schools tournament.

Rugby: Pirates front but beaten comfortably (+ video)

Rugby: Pirates front but beaten comfortably (+ video)

A makeshift Pirates side fronted for its match with Taieri at Peter Johnstone Park and, while it was well beaten 68-19, it did manage to score three tries and contest the scrums up until the 55th minute.

Cricket: Job losses expected due to revamp

Cricket: Job losses expected due to revamp

The Otago Cricket Association is believed to be considering a restructure in which up to four people could lose their jobs.

Rugby: Player headaches continue for Pirates

Rugby: Player headaches continue for Pirates

Pirates will front for its game against Taieri at Peter Johnstone Park today but it will be missing its best player.

Rugby: McGlashan looking early favourite to repeat success

Rugby: McGlashan looking early favourite to repeat success

John McGlashan College is hungry for more success.

Basketball: Funders stump up for finals

Local funders have come to the party, contributing more than $30,000 to secure the National Basketball League finals for Invercargill for the first time.

Hockey: Optimism about Southern sides

Hockey: Optimism about Southern sides

The country's best young hockey players will arrive in Dunedin primed for a tough week.

Rugby: Harbour fine all-round unit

Rugby: Harbour fine all-round unit

The first round has is past the halfway point and Harbour sits on top of the standings - but are the Hawks the team to beat?

Netball: Numbers adding up well for Steel in opening month

Netball: Numbers adding up well for Steel in opening month

The only numbers that really count are the goals for and against.

Olympics: Bond Otago’s best hope of Rio gold medal

Olympics: Bond Otago’s best hope of Rio gold medal

There are 100 days until the Rio Olympics burst into life with the opening ceremony at the Maracana Stadium.