OPINION: All Blacks are creaking

  Two games don't make an international rugby winter, but after a 20-16 win against Argentina and a 16-all draw with South Africa, a rusty...

AGNEW’S ANGLE: Awful Aussies now awsome

No excuses. The one-time awful Aussies were awesome in inflicting upon the All Blacks a 47-26 rugby thrashing in Perth last Saturday. The sending off...

PURC wins Jubilee Trophy

Ponsonby has won its 34th Gallaher Shield for Auckland premier club rugby supremacy. The 35-23 final victory over old rivals University at Eden Park before...

Howick Sports Awards-finalists announced

More than sixty finalists have been shortlisted for the 2020 Howick Sports Awards for the last year’s season. The winners will be announced at an...

Ironman inspiring a new generation

Six local figures were recognised in the New Year’s Honours list. Olympian and World Champion shot-putter Valerie Adams was made a Dame. Triathlete Cameron Brown,...

Netball centre seeks volunteers

Howick Pakuranga Netball Centre (HPNC) are part of a pilot programme with Netball New Zealand and Cadbury (NNZ's official volunteer partner) to develop capability and management of volunteers HPNC has...

Try-ing times: Rugby’s return scratches itch for sports fans

Sports fans groaned a collective sigh of relief as a truncated version of the NRL season kicked off last weekend. The sparse stadia were populated...

Fox uses Tiger’s former caddy

Rio Olympian Ryan Fox – from Beachlands – will have the world’s most successful caddy, Kiwi Steve Williams, on his bag for next month’s...

Elim Christian College’s spirited athletics day 

By Bethany Britten and Alesha Kant Elim Christian College recently held their Year 11-13 Athletics Day at Lloyd Elsmore Park, after it being postponed the...

Heimgartner and Miles claim Bathurst round honours

Andre Heimgartner has dominated the final race of Porsche Carrera Cup Australia’s penultimate 2017 event at Mount Panorama to claim the round victory, while...


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