Warren Gatland "hated" this year's British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand and says he will never coach the combined side again.
Beauden Barrett is still getting the "odd headache" and remains in doubt for Saturday night's test against Australia in Brisbane.
An inaugural women-only duathlon in Dunedin has been deemed a success, with more events set to come.
The season may be six months away but plans have already started for the Netball South Beko team.
Punters doing their form on Southland harness racing meetings could lay claim to being the most well-informed bettors in the country.
The odds are stacking up against one of New Zealand's most talented horses.
A dramatic video of Dunedin racing driver Chris Henderson being run over by a competitor but then continuing on with his race shows the lengths he will go to win.
The Highlanders are heading back to eastern Southland for some rural action and will also visit Queenstown in their pre-season.
It has been a swift promotion up the ranks for Lee Allan, but one he is taking in his stride.
Otago's destiny - both men and women - will be decided in a few hours on Saturday afternoon.
Indonesian soccer fans are mourning the death of Choirul Huda, the long-term goalkeeper and captain of top flight side Lamongan FC, usually known as Persela, following a collision with a teammate during a weekend match.
Dunedin Suzuki driver Emma Gilmour enjoyed the challenge of Rally Waitomo over the weekend more than most after a difficult New Zealand Rally Championship so far.
Maria Sharapova showed plenty of grit to beat Belarusian teenager Aryna Sabalenka and claim her first WTA title in more than two years at the Tianjin Open.
Sam Cane has re-committed to New Zealand Rugby until the end of the 2021 season.
Roger Federer has brushed aside world No 1 Rafael Nadal to win the Shanghai Masters and register his fourth victory of the year over his Spanish rival.
Westwood Beach pacer Titan Banner cemented his New Zealand Cup chances with a crushing win in yesterday’s Methven Cup.
The decision to send mares to leading sire Darci Brahma paid off for well-known Southland breeders the Dennis Brothers at Winton yesterday.
Trainer Murray Baker has poured cold water on rumours that Bonneval’s Caulfield Cup campaign has been devastated by injury.
A promising start ended with intense disappointment for Braden Currie yesterday.
A home semifinal was what the Otago Spirit wanted and a home semifinal is what it will get.