Alistair McMurran

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.

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.

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.

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.

Bowls: West first to claim gold star as junior

Bowls: West first to claim gold star as junior

It was not meant to happen. Carolyn West (Forbury Park) defied the odds and confounded the critics when she won a Bowls Dunedin gold star as a junior.

Taieri athletes perform at big events

Marshall Hall won a bronze medal in the discus and was the best performed Taieri club athlete at the Australian championships.

Swimming: Frustrated Crosland learns hard lessons from nationals

Swimming: Frustrated Crosland learns hard lessons from nationals

Oh, so close. Kurt Crosland missed selection for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games by a whisker.

Rugby: Kaikorai, Alhambra stay unbeaten

Rugby: Kaikorai, Alhambra stay unbeaten

Last year's champions Dunedin suffered their first loss of the season when beaten 22-15 by Kaikorai at Bishopscourt today.

Athletics: Big-throwing Peeters gets top award

Athletics: Big-throwing Peeters gets top award

Tori Peeters (Taieri) has been named the Otago athlete of the year for smashing New Zealand records in the javelin.

Multisport: Six Otago triathletes for world champs

Six Otago triathletes have been named in the New Zealand team for the world championships in Canada later this year.