India have wrapped up a 197-run win over New Zealand in the first cricket test at Kanpur's Green Park.
The Dallas Cowboys' rookie tandem of quarterback Dak Prescott and running back Ezekiel Elliott lifted the Cowboys to a 31-17 triumph over the Chicago Bears.
Wellington off-spinner Jeetan Patel has been recalled to the Black Caps test squad to replace Mark Craig, who has been ruled out of the remaining two tests against India with a side strain.
New Zealand Davis Cup tennis player, Michael Venus has reached a career-high doubles ranking on the ATP tour confirmed this afternoon.
Arnold Palmer, ''golf's greatest ambassador'', has died aged 87.
Rory McIlroy capped a stunning comeback to win the season-ending Tour Championship, along with FedExCup honours and a $US10 million bonus.
Wing Nehe Milner-Skudder will miss the All Blacks' end of year tour to the United States and Europe in November due to his shoulder injury.
German teen Alexander Zverev has won his first ATP Tour singles title with an upset win over US Open champ Stan Wawrinka at the St Petersburg Open.
Southampton coasted to a 3-0 win at West Ham United in the Premier League to record a fourth successive victory in all competitions.
India set New Zealand an improbable 434-run victory target and then blew away the visitors' top order in the final session to close in on a resounding win in the first test.
Four Otago schools will be represented at this year’s secondary school basketball national championships, which get under way today in Palmerston North.
Balmacewen and Eastern Harbour claimed easy wins in Dunedin club tennis on Saturday when they won 5-1 and 6-0, over McGlashan and Taieri, respectively.
North Otago went from the penthouse to the outhouse in the space of a week.
Wakatipu’s Connor McIsaac is tackled (top) by Pakuranga’s Trey Alatini, son of former All Black Pita Alatini, at the New Zealand Junior Rugby Festival at Queenstown Events Centre on Saturday.
Otago will need to learn from its defeat by Canterbury on Saturday for its next two games.
James Black (9), of Mosgiel, shows his skills to win the cadet class at the Dunedin Kart Club’s annual night meeting at the Silverstream track on Saturday.
Major League Baseball has begun mourning after the loss of one of the game's brightest young stars, Miami Marlins All-Star Jose Fernandez.
After a week in which a hooker and a prop scored hat-tricks, one from a more conventional source carried Auckland to victory over Bay of Plenty.
North Harbour are not done yet, as their 35-14 win over Southland today shows.
Disjointed play and a possible injury headache has left Phoenix coach Ernie Merrick with plenty to ponder following their latest pre-season win.