From a significant disappointment earlier in the month, Spain's Jon Rahm told himself that something good would come from that.
Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard will become the first transgender athlete to compete at the Olympics after being selected by New Zealand for the women's event at the Tokyo Games, a decision set to test...
With the round-robin nearly complete and the top four locked in, some intriguing semifinals loom in a fortnight in the Metropolitan senior A pennant series.
Day one belonged to the weather and day two was edged by India, but New Zealand's dominance of day three has put them in with a chance of winning the World Test Championship.
College stayed unbeaten in the second round of Premier A netball on Saturday with a convincing 56-42 win against Physed B.
Crescent kept the top-four battle interesting with a last-minute 22-21 win over West Taieri at Outram on Saturday.
Highlanders co-captain Ash Dixon has come a long way in the past couple of years but another honour just eluded him on Saturday night.
The Highlanders will lick their wounds and thoughts will switch to national honours and next season as the chapter is closed on 2021.
Cromwell Goats and Wakatipu, which finished first and second in qualifying play, are safely through to the preliminary finals of the Central Otago premier club rugby competition.
Alhambra-Union ignited a spark in an attempt to qualify for the top six playoffs next month with a 20-12 victory against early-season favourite Harbour at Watson Park.