The Crusaders start as favourite on home turf against the Chiefs in tonight's Super Rugby Aotearoa final.
Black Caps batsman Tim Seifert has been forced to remain in India after testing positive to Covid-19 just hours before he was due to leave the virus-ravaged country.
When Linwood and Hornby meet for the first time in a new Canterbury Rugby League premiership season it’s typically a rematch of the previous battle for the Pat Smith Trophy.
Highlanders coach Tony Brown may be more than 9000km away but is still going to be heavily involved in the Highlanders game plan.
An unidentified punter placed a $10,000 bet on a greyhound that later tested positive for methamphetamine after winning a race at Addington in Christchurch.
Disgraced former NRL star Jarryd Hayne has been jailed for at least three years and eight months for attacking a young woman in her bedroom on the night of the 2018 NRL grand final.
New Zealand cricketers in Covid-19 ravaged India will be able to get out of the country on a charter flight on Friday after the Indian Premier League was postponed.
Canterbury karting champion Jacob Douglas joined Aussie young gun Ben Taylor for a Castrol Toyota Racing Series test run at Mike Pero Motorsport Park this week.
Ultra-marathon runner Glenn Sutton is a bit nervous but keen to get started on his latest running challenge - 580km non-stop from Milford Sound to Mt Cook.
University head coach Nigel Smith backs Braydon Ennor to pursue higher honours this weekend - if the All Black is required by the Crusaders.
Foreign players, including ten New Zealanders, are expected to start leaving India following the suspension of the Indian Premier League.
Northern Mystics shooter Grace Nweke secured the winning goal in the closing seconds to give her side a thrilling 53-52 win over the Mainland Tactix last night.
New Zealand have overhauled world champions England as the number one side in the one-day international (ODI) rankings.
At the midpoint of the New World Premiership, Cashmere Technical's lead has increased to three points.
The Linwood Keas and Hornby Panthers are the only undefeated teams in the Bartercard NZ CRL Men’s Premiership - but the Celebration Lions and Halswell Hornets made big statements over the weekend.
Kiwi drivers Scott Dixon and Scott McLaughlin have finished one-two in the latest IndyCar series race in Texas.
Joseph Parker's title aspirations remain alive after a controversial split decision victory over Derek Chisora in Manchester this morning.
Manchester City are on the brink of a third Premier League title in four seasons after a 2-0 win at Crystal Palace on Saturday secured with goals by Sergio Aguero and Ferran Torres.