Impressive comeback for Heimgartner at The Bend

Andre Heimgartner has found himself on the podium after an impressive weekend at The Bend (South Australia), turning heads in a well-deserved comeback round. The...

McKenzie magic kills Lions

Damian McKenzie’s magic for Waikato in killing the Wellington Lions 53-28 in Mitre 10 Cup rugby in Hamilton on Saturday was a timely reminder...

Young guns have talent to burn on rugby field

Caleb Clarke's explosive 40m run set the tone for a thrilling inter-island rugby final at Wellington's Cake Tin on Saturday that culminated in Will...

Experience key for Auckland’s 2020 Mitre 10 Cup squad  

16 members of the Auckland Rugby squad are coming off an impressive Super Rugby Aotearoa competition. Strong Auckland Rugby pedigree runs through the...

Warriors all about guts

The old adage "less haste, more speed" should apply to the decision of the NRL Warriors top brass to appoint Nathan Brown as head...

Gordon and Ekenasio star in grand final

What a difference Maddy Gordon and Ameliaranne Ekenasio make to national netball champions the Central Pulse who won the grand final by beating the...

Highlanders bring on the flair

What a shame Covid-19 forced the cancellation of what would have been a fitting Super Rugby Aotearoa finale between the champion Crusaders and vastly-improved...

Squads named for North v South match

The squads for the eagerly-awaited Steinlager North v South match scheduled for Saturday 29 August have been named. The squads have been selected by the...

Super rugby finale: Blues v Crusaders still this stage

The Blues along with fellow Super Rugby Aotearoa partners and NZR are currently assessing the impact of both the Blues-Crusaders and Highlanders-Hurricanes games with...

Local Footy: PURC and Hornets march on

Rugby league Howick 78 Papakura 0 For the second week in a row, the Howick Hornets powered to a comfortable victory-this time over Papakura. The win...


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