Former Springbok lock Hannes Strydom has died in a car accident - the fifth player from South Africa's victorious 1995 World Cup team to pass away.
Five-time champions Australia battled through to the final of the 50-over World Cup against India with a nervy three-wicket win against South Africa.
Christchurch Golf Club’s men's team retained the Woodward Cup in the finals at Pegasus over the weekend.
Former Olympic rower Eric Murray came within a whisker of scoring a hole-in-one and winning a $100k boat at the annual BrainTree golf tournament in Christchurch.
India have eliminated NZ from the Cricket World Cup this morning, despite a tenacious ton from Black Cap Daryl Mitchell.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India are under fire over claims they have switched out the pitch for their side’s semi-final against NZ - without the ICC's permission.
Canterbury's Show Week kicked off in style on Tuesday as thousands of racegoers flocked to Addington Raceway for the New Zealand Trotting Cup.
A man was taken to hospital in a serious condition after a crash at a Canterbury motorsport park at the weekend.
Thousands of punters and spectators have descended on Addington Raceway today for the IRT New Zealand Trotting Cup.
Hornby High School martial artist Enzo Mediavillo,13, is on track to reach his dream of becoming a pro on the international jiu-jitsu circuit.
A deal announced today will see the Warriors play an NRL home game in Christchurch every season for the next three years.
The Crusaders squad for the 2024 Super Rugby Pacific season has been named, but they'll have to do without hard-working hooker Codie Taylor for part of it.
One of the gutsiest calls in Melbourne Cup history paid the ultimate dividend for jockey Mark Zahra when Without A Fight took out this year's race.
All Blacks captain Sam Cane will miss at least the first few games for his new team in Japan after being cited for his red card during the Rugby World Cup final.
Black Caps and Canterbury batter Henry Nicholls has been cleared of a code of conduct breach after he was reported for suspected ball-tampering.
Black Cap and Canterbury top order batter Henry Nicholls has been captured on game tape appearing to tamper with the ball during a Plunket Shield match at Hagley Oval earlier this week.
Forces on the head of community rugby players are often on par or even lower with those experienced during general exercise, independent, peer-reviewed studies have found.
Days before the All Blacks’ first game at the Rugby World Cup, former head coach Ian Foster’s wife and daughter were accosted by a man armed with a knife in Paris, it has been revealed.