Adrian Seconi

Cycling: Organiser confident over future

It is not just the Tour of Southland cyclists who have to push through a heavy head wind - the organisers have been enduring a buffeting as well.

Cricket: Absences the biggest challenge

Cricket: Absences the biggest challenge

Otago import and captain Ryan ten Doeschates' biggest challenge will be holding the team together.

Cricket: Ex-OCA presidents honoured

Cricket: Ex-OCA presidents honoured

The Cricket Association honoured two former presidents with life membership at the 138th annual general meeting in Dunedin last night.

Cricket: T20 chance for Otago to bounce back

Cricket: T20 chance for Otago to bounce back

Otago will need to put a dismal opening to the Plunket Shield behind it and regroup for the weekend's twenty20 matches.

Cycling: McCauley tackling favourite tour for 22nd time

Cycling: McCauley tackling favourite tour for 22nd time

Veteran rider Gordon McCauley has a well-entrenched reputation as a tenacious rider with a big heart.

Cricket: Outplayed Otago needs to pull one out of the hat

Cricket: Outplayed Otago needs to pull one out of the hat

Otago will have to bat extremely well to escape Napier with a draw today.

Cricket: Sparks in fine fettle at weekend hit-out

Cricket: Sparks in fine fettle at weekend hit-out

The Otago Sparks were kept busy during Labour Weekend despite a touch of bad weather.

Cricket: Rain limits playing time

Cricket: Rain limits playing time

Rain prevented Otago falling further behind in its Plunket Shield match against Central Districts in Napier.

Cricket: CD on top after Otago out for 207

Cricket: CD on top after Otago out for 207

Otago's batting line-up had a fragile look about it and proved flimsy on the opening day of the Volts' Plunket Shield campaign.