COVID-19: E-sports primed to fill void

As Covid-19 takes hold across the globe, mass sports events are being subjected to cancellations, or players plying their trade in front of empty...

Opinion: Blues go marching on in Super Rugby

A three-game Super Rugby winning streak culminating in a 24-15 victory against the dangerous Hurricanes in Wellington has confirmed the Blues’ long-awaited improvement. The latest,...

Opinion: The marketing of the NRL – simply the best

The NRL has launched its new season with a new video which features a spectacular re-working of the Tina Turner classic  Simply the best....

Pohutakawa Coast a nursery for Touch Referees

Pohutakawa Coast Touch (PCT) based in Beachlands has a proud and enviable record of producing top class touch referees, many of who have gone...

Super Rugby: Improved Blues face mighty Hurricanes

OPINION Having deservedly overcome the previously unbeaten Stormers 33-10 in Cape Town, the Blues face an even sterner test of their Super Rugby talent against...

Hopping mad: Special players are special cases

OPINION In the media this week was the report rugby league star Kayln Ponga is looking to be the next top athlete to make the...

Mystery Creek wins BMW NZ Polo Open 2020

Mystery Creek polo team won New Zealand’s most prestigious polo final on Saturday, the BMW NZ Polo Open, held at Auckland Polo Club. The dynamic...

Call goes out for sports award nominations

Pakuranga United Rugby Club, on behalf of the Howick Local Board, are calling for nominations for the annual Sports Awards for the 2019 season. PURC's...

OPINION: Big mouth Gypsy King walks the walk

Big mouth gypsy king Tyson Fury showed he could walk the walk as well as talk the talk when he stopped previously unbeaten WBC...

Sport:Honours for Taurua axe for Alexander

A one-point World Cup 52-51 triumph that won coach Dame Noelene Taurua and her Silver Ferns a clutch of Halberg Awards in Auckland last...


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