Hayden Meikle

The Clutch: Time ...

The Clutch: Time ...

Well, this is goodbye.

Sport: Build it . . .

Put aside, for a minute, the issue of whether Lord President Baron His Royal Highness The One And Only Legend Right Honourable Viscount Duke Der Kaiser King Richie McCaw should be given a knighthood.

Getting the workers to work together

Getting the workers to work together

Barry Stevens will be on familiar ground when he makes his Heartland Championship debut as North Otago coach on Saturday. The long-serving Southern club coach talks to Hayden Meikle.

Win with our Pick the All Blacks competition

Win with our Pick the All Blacks competition

Tiime to play the armchair selector game.

Rugby: Highlanders to play Toulon in Hong Kong

Rugby: Highlanders to play Toulon in Hong Kong

The Highlanders will play European Cup holders Toulon in a pre-season game in Hong Kong next year.

Our boy Ben likely to bounce back

Our boy Ben likely to bounce back

Rugby fans searching for some good news after Saturday night's shock All Black loss will be pleased to know Highlanders co-captain Ben Smith will probably be fine for the Bledisloe Cup decider this weekend.

Ex-Dunedin pupil seeing world from great height

Ex-Dunedin pupil seeing world from great height

How is the air up there? Just ask Jonas Lobitz. The Otago Boys' High School old boy is seeing the world from a great height and rising up the hang gliding rankings. Hayden Meikle tracks him down.

Football: EPL 2015-16 - stars, tips, storylines

Football: EPL 2015-16 - stars, tips, storylines

New Zealand football is mired in an eligibility saga but there is NEVER any scandal in the English Premier League. Oh, right. Sports editor Hayden Meikle looks ahead to the new season starting this weekend. 

Rugby: Osborne replaces Naholo in AB squad

Rugby: Osborne replaces Naholo in AB squad

Highlanders winger Patrick Osborne is back in the All Black frame.