One of Otago's best players appears to be on the outer for Super Rugby selection.
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is leaving nothing to chance in his Rugby World Cup semi-final against England, even the unlikely possibility of a kicking contest to decide the game.
Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick as Manchester City came from behind to thump Italian side Atalanta 5-1 in their Champions League Group C encounter.
England are tapping into the experience of the many members of their squad who were on the drawn Lions tour of New Zealand in 2017 to help formulate a plan to beat the All Blacks.
Jacob Duffy claimed a career-best seven for 89 to help his side wrestle back some momentum in Wellington.
Benji Marshall's incredible test renaissance has come full circle, with his elevation to captain of his country.
For the sixth consecutive season opening night rosters will feature at least 100 international players.
Southland's Robert Dowling is hoping he can help New Zealand emerge ''top of the chops'' in Europe early next month.
England coach Eddie Jones has ensured the build-up for his side's semifinal against New Zealand in Yokohama on Saturday will carry an extra edge.
Talented Southland mare Picture Me Rollin will start what trainer Jo-Anne Dalton hopes is a big season at Oamaru today.
Sheffield United moved into the top half of the Premier League table with a 1-0 win over Arsenal that ended the Gunners’ eight-match unbeaten run.
As the new NBA season gets under way in North America, Jeff Cheshire looks at how the league is shaping up this year.