Sonny Bill Williams is set to refuse to wear the logo of Super League's title sponsor Betfred due to his religious beliefs.
The Crusaders have named their squad to face the Highlanders in Friday's final hit out before the Super Rugby season starts.
Christchurch speed skater Ethan De Rose led the charge for New Zealand on the final day of competition at the Winter Youth Olympics in Lausanne.
Thoughts on another World Cup, and which side he would represent, seems far from Sonny Bill Williams' mind as he prepares to begin his first Super League season for the Toronto Wolfpack.
Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of India's tour of New Zealand with a shoulder injury, the country's cricket board (BCCI) says.
Former New Zealand international and batting coach Craig McMillan says the Black Caps need to get more aggressive following their disappointing tour of Australia.
England won the third test but they made heavy weather of wrapping up South Africa's tail on the last day to go 2-1 up in the series.
Six months ago, up and coming Christchurch rower Ed Lopas’ promising career looked potentially sunk.
Some 27 swimmers from Christchurch’s JASI swim team have been enjoying eight days of training at a summer swim school in Ashburton.
Canterbury pace bowler Andrew Hazeldine may have a claim for cricket’s unluckiest delivery after managing to squeeze a ball between middle and off stump without the bails being removed.
Canterbury driver Jaden Ransley has held onto the Toyota 86 Championship series lead after round two at Highlands Motosport Park in Cromwell. Two wins and second place after three superb races...
Liverpool moved 16 points clear at the top of the Premier League after notching a 2-0 win over Manchester United at Anfield.
Mid Canterbury went down to North Otago by 117 runs in their Hawke Cup clash at Aorangi Park, Timaru, on Sunday.
The Silver Ferns have been impressive in beating England 64-48 with all 11 players taking the court at the Nations Cup in Birmingham.
Australia's lack of late over hitting left a Steve Smith masterclass in vain as India claimed a seven-wicket victory and the one-day series 2-1 in Bangalore.
With Super Rugby starting at the end of the month, plenty of questions will be raised over the coming weeks as the teams grow accustomed to playing on hard, dry surfaces in the heat of summer.