Adrian Seconi

Cricket: Work pays off as Oval attracts internationals

Cricket: Work pays off as Oval attracts internationals

A caollaborative approach between the Otago Cricket Association and the Dunedin City Council paid dividends yesterday with news the University Oval will host a test and two one-dayers during the next two summers.

Rugby: To get into rugby, just go stateside

Rugby: To get into rugby, just go stateside

If you are a New Zealander living overseas, then chances are someone will ask you to fill in on their rugby team.

Hall inductee 'gobsmacked'

Hall inductee 'gobsmacked'

Basketball stalwart David Rout was inducted into the Basketball New Zealand Hall of Fame last week. Reporter Adrian Seconi caught up with him at his home in St Clair and asked what the award meant to him.

Cricket: Council business deal 'only model we could embrace'

Cricket: Council business deal 'only model we could embrace'

There is a new cricket business in town and it is the Dunedin City Council.

Boxing: Strong Otago presence

More than 20 boxers from the region will contest the South Island Golden Gloves in Christchurch this weekend.

Rugby: Dumped Taieri coach standing by club

Rugby: Dumped Taieri coach standing by club

Dumped Taieri coach Erik Vaafusuaga is standing by the club despite expressing some disappointment about his removal.

Cricket: Hesson re-signs with Black Caps

Cricket: Hesson re-signs with Black Caps

It would have been a no-brainer if it did not mean many, many more nights away from his family.

Rugby: Preddy joins 100 club

Rugby: Preddy joins 100 club

It took Zingari-Richmond prop Chris Preddy about 50,000km to clock up 100 premier games for the club - and they say you cannot measure loyalty.

Rugby: Vaafusuaga replaced as Taieri coach

Rugby: Vaafusuaga replaced as Taieri coach

Taieri has replaced its coach less than a year after reaching the premier final.

Basketball: Varsity A on top after Ajax forfeit

Ajax is unbeaten on the court but has slipped to second place in the competition standings after it was forced to forfeit its match with Magic on Tuesday night.