A plan to build a “well overdue” new facility with changing rooms, showers and toilets at Hagley Park is a step closer.
The Canterbury Rams have re-signed a second player on the comeback trail from injury, with Joe Cook-Green joining Jack Salt in targeting a return to the NBL in 2021.
Long-standing is an apt means of describing veteran cricket umpire David Stuthridge - he has spent countless hours positioned at the bowlers end or square leg.
It would be fair to say Queenstown cricketer Amrit Gossal had his eye in over the weekend. He managed to hit 45 sixes — 270 runs went over the rope from his bat.
The Calder Stewart Series came to an exciting end at the weekend with a final double header of intense cycling action in Canterbury.
Glenn Phillips smashed a record-breaking century to lead the Black Caps to a series win over the West Indies.
As halfback Finlay Christie ran out the clock to see Tasman collect their second straight Mitre 10 Cup Premiership title, the emotion of the season was apparent on both sides.
Two tries from electric Crusaders outside back Will Jordan, moments after he came onto the field late in the second half, propelled the All Blacks to a bonus-point victory over the Pumas last night.
Argentines in their thousands, wearing soccer jerseys and face masks, packed into snaking queues on the streets of Buenos Aires.
Argentina will honour Diego Maradona in their Tri-Nations test against NZ on Saturday by trying to match his passion for playing for the country, coach Mario Ledesma says.
Pakistan's preparation for their upcoming Twenty20 and test series against the Black Caps has been thrown into turmoil after six players tested positive for Covid-19.
Akira Ioane replaces Highlander Shannon Frizell in the All Black team to take on Argentina at the weekend.
Argentina's Diego Maradona, widely regarded as one of the world's greatest footballers, has died at the age of 60.
Māori All Blacks coach Clayton McMillan has named eight new caps in a 24-player squad to prepare for a one-off match against Moana Pasifika in Hamilton.
The All Blacks say they're not feeling more pressure from the "haters" than they already put on themselves ahead of Saturday's crucial Tri Nations clash with Argentina.
Argentina have continued their fairytale Tri-Nations campaign in a hard-fought 15-15 draw against Australia.