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Week in numbers: Jackson sparkles, Fulton cashes in

Week in numbers: Jackson sparkles, Fulton cashes in

APNZ's Kris Shannon and Daniel Richardson take a look at the sporting week in numbers.

Cricket: White Ferns lose as Australia level series

Despite a maiden international century from Amy Satterthwaite the White Ferns lost the second game of the Rose Bowl series to Australia in Sydney today by four wickets.

Football: Phoenix heading back to dreaded territory

Football: Phoenix heading back to dreaded territory

Adelaide is a place that just isn't kind to the Wellington Phoenix.

Outrage after miners' memorial defiled

Outrage brewed in Greymouth this morning when it was discovered that someone had defecated inside a new miners' memorial monument.

League: NRL Nines all but guaranteed for Eden Park

The stars of the NRL are set to face-off at a nines tournament at Eden Park in 2014, according to event promoter Dean Lonergan.

Rugby: McCaw continues to set the standard

Rugby: McCaw continues to set the standard

This year will go down as another outstanding season for All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw, despite suffering defeat in the final test of 2012.

Lifestyle property sales surge

A surge in lifestyle property sales over the past three months typified a strong end to spring for New Zealand's rural property market, according to latest figures.

Three dead as cyclone batters Samoa

Three dead as cyclone batters Samoa

The worst of the cyclone that battered Samoa overnight appears to be over and it is not expected to hit the island nation again, New Zealand's Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully says.

Inquest findings 'not good enough'

Inquest findings 'not good enough'

The family of a man who died while being restrained by officers in his prison cell last year want justice for his death, disputing a coroner's findings that prison staff used "justifiable and necessary restraint".

Cricket: Injured Devine returns to NZ

Cricketer Sophie Devine returned to New Zealand yesterday having been ruled out of the remainder of the Rose Bowl series against Australia with a foot injury.

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