New coach Glenn Moore has named five new caps in the Highlanders team for the first-up Super-14 match against the Reds at Brisbane tomorrow night.
Lucy Strack (North End) will be seeking a spot in the New Zealand University team when she competes at the New Zealand rowing championships at Lake Karapiro next week.
Three Dunedin bowling clubs that faced closure if their Dunedin City Council leases were not renewed have received a stay of execution.
Bill Berry (Darfield) was forced to draw on all his old competitive instincts to win his eighth successive New Zealand Masters Games squash gold medal yesterday.
When Invercargill rowers Steven Geary and Lynette Grace get married next month it will be an elite partnership because both hold world indoor rowing records.
A special general meeting of the Opoho Bowling Club last night felt the club has been unjustly singled out for closure by the Dunedin City Council, and it intends to fight for its survival.
Opoho, one of the Dunedin bowling clubs facing closure, has called a general meeting of its members tonight.
Canterbury's Hayden McLaren achieved an important milestone when he ran a sub-4min mile in Boston last weekend.