World Rugby are to investigate the image of referee Jaco Peyper posing for a picture with Welsh fans.
As the new NBA season gets under way in North America, Jeff Cheshire looks at how the league is shaping up this year.
In a rematch of last season's final, Balmacewen narrowly prevailed over the Anderson's Bay Rennie side in club tennis at the weekend.
There was something for the sprinter, the middle-distance enthusiast and those who love the endurance at the Otago secondary schools indoor rowing championships on Sunday.
All Blacks star Sonny Bill Williams is being lined up for a rugby league coaching job, according to reports.
The world awaits - well, the United States in particular - for Ben Herring and his family and he admits he may not return to rugby coaching.
It has been seven years since Benji Marshall last captained the Kiwis, but on Friday night he will make history when he leads the New Zealand rugby league side once again.
Otago has secured a home venue for the Championship final with a flawless effort in the semifinal against Tasman in Dunedin on Saturday.
Otago coach Ben Herring says there was not total despondence after his side's dramatic loss to Hawke's Bay in Napier on Saturday.
Despite seeing his Japan team beaten by South Africa in their World Cup quarter-final, coach Jamie Joseph was full of praise for his players and hoped they would be remembered as a source of inspiration throughout the country.
Michael Cheika has taken a swipe at Rugby Australia's Kiwi boss Raelene Castle as he confirmed he will be quitting as head coach after the Wallabies' 40-16 quarter-final loss to England.
A powerful South Africa ended the hopes of millions of Japanese rugby fans when they ground down the host nation 26-3 in their Rugby World Cup quarter-final at Tokyo Stadium on Sunday.
England and the All Blacks will take clumps from each other in the Rugby World Cup this weekend at Yokohama Stadium. Afterwards, though, their coaches will sit back and share a beer.
North Otago will host Whanganui this Saturday after a couple of pulsating Meads Cup semifinals on Saturday.