The White Ferns will play India in the opening game of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in the West Indies in November.
Aliyah Dunn did not get away - she left.
There will be some raised eyebrows in Oamaru after the last round of the Otago Premier Schools competition.
Otago Boys' High School first XV made an impressive start to the top six of the premier school competition with a 53-0 win against Mt Aspiring College in Wanaka.
Green Island has pulled off the upset of the season with a 42-10 win against University at Miller Park.
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Josh Casey is back looking like his old self and playing like it too.
With the Duneidn premier rugby competion nearing the business end, club rugby writer Adrian Seconi names his form XV.
Clinton has its sights set on the playoffs and needs to beat Toko this weekend to keep its prospects alive.
Is India poised to return to Otago for the first time in more than a decade?
Ben Smith is back at fullback, Waisake Naholo gets a start on the right wing and their fellow Highlander Shannon Frizell will make his test debut when the All Blacks take on France in Dunedin.
Otago's next captainancy might involve two or three players.
Harbour has pulled out of the senior grade and is bitter about a decision its feels has robbed players of the opportunity to compete.
University can call itself champion after recording a 20-10 victory in the final at Logan Park on Saturday evening.
The season has been rosy for University — or should that read twice as Rosie.
It is unclear whether the women’s club final between University and Pirates at Logan Park this evening will go ahead.
Otago had to get a little creative to fill the spot left vacant by veteran wicketkeeper Derek de Boorder.
Otago's list of contracted players includes just one new name, despite four players moving on during the past month.
Attack is about execution. Defence is about attitude.
The Dunedin premier side might be on the move - about 30m south to the No2 ground at Kettle Park.