After spending over three months in the All Black environment without a hint of making his test debut, 21-year-old Damian McKenzie has been judged ready to celebrate a special milestone against Argentina.
All Whites coach Anthony Hudson has touted the upcoming games against Mexico and the United States as one of the biggest windows in New Zealand football history.
Angelique Kerber suffered her first defeat as world No 1 when Petra Kvitova beat her 6-7(10) 7-5 6-4 in a marathon third- round match at the Wuhan Open in China.
Phil Mickelson is known for having a theory about almost anything and he says that the United States have been handicapped at the Ryder Cup over the last two decades by poor preparation.
New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham will miss the second test against India in Kolkata due to the rib injury that kept him out of the first match in Kanpur, coach Mike Hesson said.
Arsene Wenger would be an ideal England coach, former FA executive director David Davies has said.
They were inseparable after 16 games, and nothing changed after 26.
The promoters of New Zealand heavyweight boxer Joseph Parker have begun negotiations for a world title fight to be hosted this summer at an outdoor arena in Auckland - possibly at Eden Park.
Italy has withdrawn from the race to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
The Otago men's under-19 team lost any chance of successfully defending the junior interprovincial title after being beaten 5-3 by Bay of Plenty at Cambridge yesterday morning.
St Kevin's College will play for a national title in Palmerston North tonight.
Hayden Paddon and co-driver John Kennard have been poring over their pace notes this week as they prepare for the tarmac Tour de Corse WRC event in Corsica, dubbed the rally of 10,000 corners.
A jumpout in two weeks' time will decide whether a Terry Kennedy-trained 2yr-old heads to Riccarton next month.
It has not quite hit a home run, but Otago Softball may have at least got on base this season.
The New Zealand Trotting Cup and Dominion Trot rankings were updated on Tuesday following last Friday's New Brighton Cup.
Otago takes on Auckland on Saturday night and, to win, Otago needs to do one thing - well, two really - stop the Ioane brothers, Rieko and Akira.
The Ranfurly Shield is moving south.
Former Australia fast bowler Max Walker has died after a two-year battle against skin cancer, Cricket Australia said. He was 68.
Serena Williams has been confirmed as Auckland ASB Classic's 'biggest signing ever'.
Cooper Cronk's historic week could continue on tonight with the Melbourne star headlining a strong contingent of players for the Dally M medal.