The Black Caps are staring down the prospect of their first home ODI series defeat since 2014 as they prepare for the fourth match against South Africa.
She was a fighter on the netball court, and now former Silver Ferns star Tania Dalton is in the fight of her life.
Left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe picked up 12 wickets as Australia thrashed India by 333 runs in the opening test in Pune.
Ireland have overcome France 19-9 to move top of the Six Nations standings, maintaining the pressure on favourites England.
Chelsea stretched their lead at the top of the Premier League to 11 points with a 3-1 victory over a resolute Swansea City side at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
Scotland staged a rousing comeback to beat Wales for the first time in 10 years in an absorbing 29-13 Six Nations victory at Murrayfield.
Former All Black Ali Williams has been arrested in Paris for allegedly possessing cocaine.
The Hurricanes opened their Super Rugby title defence by humiliating Japan's Sunwolves in a record 83-17 victory.
They featured a few new faces but it was the same old Crusaders who last night earned a season-opening 17-13 win over the Brumbies.
The Lions began their new Super Rugby campaign with an unconvincing 28-25 victory over the Cheetahs at the Free State Stadium on Saturday.
South Africa have eased to a 159-run victory over New Zealand in the third one-day international.
The Queensland Reds have snatched a come-from-behind 28-26 win over the Sharks in their Super Rugby season opener.
Nerves and nervous eating abounded in Queenstown Bay this morning for the start of the Godzone adventure race.
The Highlanders look likely to be without their skipper, Ben Smith, for two weeks.
Another season, another loss first up.
The Highlanders lost 24-15 to the Chiefs in the side’s opening game of the Super rugby season at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin last night.
The Otago-Southland intercity softball tournament begins at Ellis Park today.
It is tight at the top of South Otago women’s bowls. Three bowlers are competing for the top spot.
There is a big jump going from age-grade sport to seniors.
The Queenstowner regarded as the best adventure race navigator in the world says this year’s Godzone race is shorter than he expected but will still be a "long race".