Mainland Football has compiled a wide-ranging wish-list to ensure Christchurch still benefits from the women’s World Cup in 2023, in spite of the city being snubbed as a host venue.
A pair of cricketing brothers from Christchurch have plenty of time to knock in their new bats before the new season after they were beneficiaries of an ANZ grant.
Kiwi runner Alice Mason admits this weekend's Christchurch Marathon will be her last chance to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics.
A team of Christchurch schoolgirl cricketers are on a remarkable winning streak as they look to defend their NZ Junior Shield in typically relentless style.
Less than a year on from his father’s death, Devon Rutter is running his first marathon – to cope with his grief and raise money to improve suicide awareness.
A 74-year-old will take to the field to represent Canterbury at the Bunnings National Touch Championship in Christchurch this month.
Canterbury drew their final match of the Plunket Shield men's cricket season against Central Stags at McLean Park in Napier to end their campaign unbeaten in the first-class competition.
Highlanders highly-rated halfback Folau Fakatava will be out of action for up to a year after sustaining a knee injury in last week's victory over the Crusaders.
Former Crusaders player Joe Wheeler is off air after his controversial post-match comments making fun of a Japanese player.
Highlanders coach Tony Brown is getting high praise for his team's "special performance" against the champion Crusaders over the weekend.
Wallaby James O'Connor welcomes the opening of a travel bubble between Australia and NZ that has cleared the way for a transtasman Super Rugby competition in May and June.
The half-dozen Highlanders dumped for last week's Crusaders clash are available for selection again this week.
Former Crusaders lock Ali Williams has been criticised for his actions while rescuing a beached whale that he spotted from a helicopter over the Easter break.
New Brighton Rugby Club celebrated its centenary over Easter weekend with rivalries from near and far, past and present, underpinning the festivities.
New Zealand golfer Lydia Ko has fallen just short of her third major title after a record-breaking final round at the ANA Inspiration.
No-one saw one of the great southern derby upsets, or a record-setting win for the Highlanders against the Crusaders, coming.
Neighbours of Highlander Josh Ioane’s Dunedin party house say the revelry has been getting worse over the last few months.
Approaching 9pm, the prospect of any cricket in Auckland appeared fanciful at best. By 10pm, Finn Allen was walking off Eden Park with 71 next to his name after 29 balls of futuristic cricket.