The All Blacks are sailing on through the Rugby Championship but rivals Australia and South Africa continue to run into injury troubles.
Former All Blacks fullback Leon MacDonald will rejoin the Canterbury Crusaders an assistant coach next season.
New Zealand Cricket appear to be pushing ahead with plans to trial day-night first class matches as they build towards hosting their inaugural pink ball home test against England in 2018.
Netball Australia has resisted pressure from broadcasters to introduce a controversial two-point shot rule to its new domestic league next season.
New Zealand heavyweight Joseph Parker could face English big man David Price on an Anthony Joshua undercard in England in November.
The Breakers added the final piece to their jigsaw by signing American/Panamanian Akil Mitchell to their squad for the upcoming ANBL season.
Rafael Nadal was worn out from his Rio Olympics exertions after emerging from an injury absence to win doubles gold, but the Spaniard perked back up with his trip to New York for the US Open.
All the regional finals are done and dusted and the big question heading into this weekend's national Top 4 tournament in Palmerston North is: who can stop Hastings BHS?
Up to 80 Australian athletes using recycled tickets reportedly entered the venue for the Boomers' Olympic basketball semi-final.
The Daily Mail's Chris Foy told Radio Sport this morning that SANZAAR ignoring the Owen Franks incident is a "complete joke decision".
Join us from 7.15pm on Wednesday night for live updates of Otago's NPC match against Northland from Forsyth Barr Stadium.
World Rugby is refusing to weigh in on the "who met who when" Bledisloe Cup referee wars.
Eliza McCartney is visiting her old school, Belmont Primary on Auckland's North shore after arriving back in New Zealand early this morning.
Denver Broncos coach Gary Kubiak has named Trevor Siemian the starting quarterback for Week One, when the defending champions open the 2016 season with a rematch of Super Bowl 50.
All Blacks second five-eighth Ryan Crotty and hooker Codie Taylor have been cleared to play for Canterbury in the NPC this weekend.
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy has said the club will look to enjoy competing against Europe's elite in their Champions League debut.
South Africa's great fast bowler Dale Steyn has ingited a war with Black Cap Neil Wagner.
Forward Nacer Chadli has joined West Bromwich Albion from Premier League rivals Tottenham Hotspur on a four-year contract, both clubs announced.
As far as US Open encores go they don't come much tougher than the act Roberta Vinci has to follow after pulling off one of the biggest upsets ever at a grand slam during her magical run to last...
Manchester City's out-of-favour goalkeeper Joe Hart is keen to join Serie A club Torino on a season-long loan deal, media reports said.