Only those AFL players lucky enough to feature in a grand final are able to properly describe the pressure created by the sport's most momentous stage.
Dunedin will play host to 173 of New Zealand’s best young mountain bikers at the national secondary schools championships this weekend.
It has not quite hit a home run, but Otago Softball may have at least got on base this season.
Raylene Bates is a satisfied coach.
Matt Ryan threw two touchdown passes, Tevin Coleman ran for three and linebacker Deion Jones returned an interception 90 yards to power the Atlanta Falcons to a 45-32 victory over the New Orleans...
Snow Sports NZ has announced its nominations for its annual awards next month.
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.
Major League Baseball has begun mourning after the loss of one of the game's brightest young stars, Miami Marlins All-Star Jose Fernandez.
A new structure for BMX riders in the South has laid down some real pathways for those aspiring to go to the top in the sport.
Otago is set to send its largest team to table tennis national championships in recent years.
A dozen years ago, the Otago Daily Times kicked off a series to profile the rising stars in Otago secondary school sport. The series was called The Fast Lane,...
Traces of asbestos have been found at a second Dunedin Gymnastics Academy facility.
The Otago Academy of Sport has had its share of success in recent times.
Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden has expressed confidence in quarterback Kirk Cousins despite his shaky start to the season.
Softball in Otago has experienced some tough times in recent years, but there are hopes things could be looking up.
Wanaka's Nicky Samuels will line up in the world triathlon championships tomorrow morning eager to finish the season on a high.
An Australian war veteran born and raised in Queenstown was racing for a fallen comrade when he won the first Paralympic title in the men's KL3 canoe sprint in Rio.
The Dallas Cowboys are the most valuable National Football League team for a 10th consecutive year, according to an annual survey by business magazine Forbes.
Braden Currie is ready for his last test before next month's Xterra World Championships.
St Clair's Andrew McMillan can retire a happy man.