Alistair McMurran

Rugby: Varsity back in championship contention

Rugby: Varsity back in championship contention

Aggressive No 8 Sione Teu led the charge as University A bounced back into championship contention with a commanding 44-10 win over Kaikorai at Bishopscourt today.

Rugby: Southern expected to be too strong

Rugby: Southern expected to be too strong

Dunedin premier rugby is scheduled for both today and Sunday. Alistair McMurran looks at today's games.

20 rewarding summers for Swallow

20 rewarding summers for Swallow

Janet Swallow (Taieri) was a novice bowler when she won her first Bowls Dunedin title 18 years ago.

Rowing: Two Chinese teams join uni champs

Rowing: Two Chinese teams join uni champs

The growing reputation of New Zealand rowing has persuaded two universities in China to send crews to the New Zealand universities championships at Lake Waihola today.

Gymnastics: Best feet forward for Otago four

Gymnastics: Best feet forward for Otago four

Regan King (Green Island) will make her third trip across the Tasman to compete at the Australian rhythmic gymnastics championships later this month.

Rugby: Alhambra-Union remains unbeaten

Rugby: Alhambra-Union remains unbeaten

Alhambra-Union are the only unbeaten team after five rounds and lead the Dunedin premier rugby competition with 21 points.

Rugby: Teams focus on trophy win

Rugby: Teams focus on trophy win

It is a key game for both teams. University A and Southern would like to have the prized Cavanagh Trophy in their club cabinet at the end of the season.

Rugby: Qauqau savours five-try haul

Rugby: Qauqau savours five-try haul

It was a special moment for Ben Qauqau when he scored his fifth try for Alhambra-Union last Saturday.

Athletics: Record set in Beijing medal win

Athletics: Record set in Beijing medal win

The trip to Beijing was worthwhile for Dunedin AWD athlete Holly Robinson who broke two New Zealand throwing records.

BMX: Peel best Otago prospect

Avon Peel is Otago's best prospect for a gold medal at the New Zealand BMX championships in Tauranga over Easter.