The Southern Steel has scored its second win in a row at the Super Club event in Nelson as a dominant third quarter sealed the victory.
Trent Boult remains in doubt for Thursday's first test against Australia as the New Zealand quick battles to overcome a side strain.
Russia has been banned from the world's top sporting events for four years, including the next Summer and Winter Olympics and football's 2022 World Cup, for tampering with doping tests.
Australian run machine Steve Smith sees a little bit of himself in Kane Williamson as his team prepare to take on arguably New Zealand's best ever batsman.
Current assistants Reuben Thorne and Mark Brown will take over the Canterbury head coach role from Joe Maddock.
Daniel Jones and Ruby Muir made triumphant returns in difficult conditions in the Kepler Challenge over the weekend.
The New Zealand Breakers have terminated the contract of troubled American import Glen Rice Jr with immediate effect.
Cycling New Zealand has given its team a nine out of 10 for performances on its home track in the UCI Track World Cup that finished in Cambridge last night.
North Otago took first-innings Hawke Cup points in the zone four game against Otago Country at Molyneux Park over the weekend.
Oamaru trotter Majestic Man is set to find himself in the middle of the early speed in Saturday night’s Interdominion Trotting Championship final at Alexandra Park.
A dominant display by the Taieri Blue side secured its right to contest the national finals of the Interclub Sevens in Auckland in April.
The Otago Sparks had a tough weekend at the office in Auckland, recording back-to-back losses to the home side.