The most unlikely New Zealand Cup of champion trainer Mark Purdon's career meant so much more because he didn't drive the winner.
The Crusaders will begin their hunt for a fourth straight Super Rugby title with All Blacks lock Scott Barrett leading the charge.
The Christchurch Girls’ High School first XI cricket team will look to go one better when they compete in the Gillette Venus Cup national secondary schoolgirls competition.
Warren Gatland has revealed he was invited to apply for the head coach job at the All Blacks but turned down the chance to replace Steve Hansen due to his loyalty to the Chiefs and Lions.
It was a successful weekend for Canterbury United Dragons men's side and Pride women's side in their respective national competitions.
There was cause for celebrations as Kiwi driver Scott McLaughlin secured the Australian Supercars title for the second straight year but after a turbulent month, he just wasn't in the mood.
A top rugby player and junior weightlifting world champion may have had his international sporting dreams dashed.
Golf:The Woodward and Pollock Cup champions will be crowned at Templeton on Sunday as part of Canterbury Golf's interclub finals day. In the men's Woodward Cup, Russley will look to complete a three...
Two Hillmorton High School korfball players have been named in the New Zealand under-19 team for a tournament in the Netherlands in June.
The Star continues its Canterbury sporting icon series by taking a look at one of the side’s most prominent players from their only grand final appearance in 2006. Gordon Findlater caught up with...
With the country’s biggest day in harness racing on Tuesday we continue our Canterbury sporting icon series with a man who has driven his way to more New Zealand Trotting Cup wins at Addington than...
Chiefs' chief executive Michael Collins believes Warren Gatland has no interest in becoming the new All Blacks coach in his short-term future.
The multi-talented Millie Thompson has been named Lincoln High School’s sportsperson of the year at their annual awards night.
More than 400 people braved the heat to take part in the ninth Selwyn Running Festival between Leeston and Southbridge on Sunday.