There have been promising signs from Otago in their first showings in the Mitre 10 Cup competition - but can they take it all the way?
West Indies have beaten India by one run in a remarkable Twenty20 match featuring a record haul of 489 runs in Florida.
A late penalty has given Argentina a 26-24 victory over South Africa in the Rugby Championship in Salta.
After Chelsea continued their 100 percent start with a 3-0 win over Burnley, a last-gasp goal by Marcus Rashford helped Jose Mourinho keep pace with his old club as Manchester United beat Hull City...
Owen Franks has got off an alleged eye gouge incident from the All Blacks' 29-9 Bledisloe Cup win over Australia in Wellington.
South Africa reached 283-3 against New Zealand at stumps on the first day of the second test after being put in to bat.
Joe Root's composed 89 led England to an easy four-wicket victory over Pakistan in the second one-day international at Lord's.
Michael Cheika says he is "bitterly disappointed" at the performance of referee Romain Poite in Australia's 29-9 loss to the All Blacks.
The All Blacks have beaten Australia 29-9 to secure the Bledisloe Cup for another year.
The Silver Ferns have bounced back from a string of daunting setbacks during the week to open their Quad Series campaign with a stunning 65-39 win over England.
Taranaki have shaken off a slow start to the season and an even more laborious beginning to the match to run away with a bonus-point victory over Hawke's Bay.
Lydia Ko will head to the weekend four shots off the lead as she attempts to claim a fourth Canadian Pacific Women's Open title.
The world champion Australian Diamonds have opened the Netball Quad Series with a predictably dominant win over South Africa.
Waikato withstood a fierce Ranfurly Shield challenge from North Harbour to rack up the fourth win of their current tenure in their 100th match for the Log o' Wood.
The St Kilda Saints have beaten the Magic 74-55 in the Dunedin men's club basketball final today, claiming their third straight title.
South Otago High School were beaten in the South Island co-ed First XV final in Balclutha today.
Phil Mooney says the woes of Australian rugby of late can be blamed on many things but coach development and sharing of information is in another stratosphere on this side of the Ditch.
Former Dunedin-based referee Sheldon Eden-Whaitiri has had a busy first few months in his new role as New Zealand Cricket’s match officials manager.
The top-ranked referees in Otago and North Otago will make their full first-class debuts today.
A third-period blitz has lifted the Southern Stampede to back-to-back national league titles.