The Mitre 10 Cup is not drawing crowds through the gate across the country and a lack of stars and unfriendly kick-off times is not helping.
We have only won the Super Rugby title once and the Chatham Cup last visited these shores nigh on 20 years ago. So thank goodness for the women.
Otago and Highlanders prop Aki Seiuli appears destined for a lengthy spell on the sideline.
Former Highlander Lima Sopoaga has started the next stage of his career with a loss.
They were supposed to surrender quietly. Just make up the numbers against the big, powerful side from up north.
It is going to take a while for everything to sink in for Dunedin Technical women’s coach Graeme Smaill.
It was a classic game of two halves when the Otago Spirit beat Hawke’s Bay at Logan Park on Saturday.
Dunedin Technical has won the Kate Sheppard Cup - the pinnacle of women's club football in New Zealand.
The Dunedin Technical women’s side is about to take the Hillary step.
Dunedin Marathon organisers are confident it has every turn and footpath covered for the race tomorrow.
Wins do not come much uglier than this, but Otago coach Ben Herring says sometimes they can make the season.
There have been some great games at Forsyth Barr Stadium over the years — this wasn’t one of them.
Otago have won a thrilling but not high-quality Mitre 10 Cup match over Northland at Forsyth Barr Stadium tonight.
Jona Nareki has been living the dream - travelling the world, playing sport and winning world titles.
Injured Otago forwards James Lentjes and Josh Larsen are unlikely to be sighted this season.
The Highlanders are going to the provinces for their pre-season campaign.
Zingari-Richmond has turned to a woman to help revive its fortunes next year.
The Highlanders are playing a pre-season game in Alexandra.
A club sevens series has been organised as the spotlight starts to fall on the shorter version of the game.
Chelsea Whittaker is making up for lost time.