A lot of promising cricketing careers began in the hallway or the backyard.
Golf clubs nationwide face an uncertain future as they wait for the Government to make a decision on whether they can maintain their greens during the nationwide lockdown.
The Otago Cricket Association will be facing a deficit of up to $50,000 as it grapples with a significant decline in revenue.
Relief was the initial feeling in the Steel camp when news filtered through the ANZ Premiership had been postponed for two weeks.
The season came to an abrupt halt just as Otago was getting on a roll in the four-day competition. It made the playoffs in the other two tournaments in what was a pretty decent summer, reports...
There is still some slim hope the Otago Nuggets fixtures against the Southland Sharks will go ahead.
The Otago Cricket Association is bracing itself for hard times as efforts to combat the spread of the coronavirus start to bite.
Ike Nitis, of Mosgiel, puts in some practice before the Halberg Charity Foundation tournament at St Clair Golf Club yesterday.
Rugby Southland sent its office staff home yesterday because of concerns one staff member had been exposed to Covid-19.
Netball and rugby are delaying starts to their seasons at all levels, while football is expected to make a decision today.