The war of words that has added spice to the lead-up to cricket's oldest enduring test series will give way to genuine hostilities today.
It's official. Irish great Ronan O'Gara is heading to the Crusaders as backs coach next year.
They hadn't won a game in pool play but New Zealand saved their best until sudden death was staring at them
A Spark and TVNZ consortium could bid for rights to New Zealand Rugby fixtures when they are renewed after the 2020 season.
There's an element of foxing, with Warren Gatland attempting to take heat off his under-pressure team, but it does appear Wales are attempting to evolve.
A tougher road to the World Cup begins tonight, although that should be a good thing for basketball in New Zealand.
Jimmy Neesham has received a late call-up for the New Zealand A team and will miss the Volts' match against Northern Districts beginning in Alexandra tomorrow.
Malcolm Jones is not planning to miss a single ball when first-class cricket returns to Alexandra following a 13-year absence.
There are not many top competitions Holly Robinson has not been to, but next year will offer something new.
Twelve Otago players and two coaches have been chosen for next year's AFL NZ Premiership.
Columba College will have an edge over its opponents in the sporting arena next year - in the virtual sense at least.
The sidecar riders and the daredevils who cling to them tore up Beachlands Speedway in a first for the venue last night.
New Zealand club rugby's greatest debate has resurfaced - although it appears there is now agreement from both sides.
Otago javelin thrower Holly Robinson has been selected in the New Zealand team for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
England's Ashes debutants face a baptism of fire in Thursday's opening test at the Gabba
Kiwis halfback Shaun Johnson has apologised for the comments he made in the wake of New Zealand's shock loss to Fiji in the World Cup quarterfinal on Saturday.
Mumps has again struck the All Blacks.
Sitting out the first field session of the week is never a good sign.
It was lead Joe Gordon's night. He played a key role in Kaikorai's upset win in the Bowls Dunedin open pairs on Monday night.
Senior school pupils around Otago have their heads down studying for exams, but junior secondary pupils are not quite as busy, prompting the Otago Secondary Schools Sports Association ...