Sport

Airport turns Tongan fans away

Tongan rugby league fans say Auckland Airport's ban on welcoming players back to the city for the world cup semi-finals is racial discrimination. The winner of today's Tonga vs Lebanon game in Christchurch will make the Rugby League World Cup...... Read More

Hartley back behind the wheel for 2018 F1 season

Kiwi racing star Brendon Hartley continues to make New Zealand motorsport history following confirmation that he will carry on driving for Formula 1 team Scuderia Toro Rosso for the 2018 season. Having made his F1 debut with the team in the...... Read More

Kiwi karters ready for big weekend in Las Vegas

An eight-strong contingent of Kiwi karters is in Las Vegas preparing for the 21st annual SuperKarts USA SuperNationals meeting this week and over the weekend. With over 500 entries over 10 classes, the meeting is widely regarded as the biggest kart one...... Read More

McEwan spices up day two against ND

A strong all-round showing from Auckland’s Matt McEwan has set up an exciting day three for the Aces in their Plunket Shield match against Northern Districts at Seddon Park. Northern Districts trail the Auckland Aces by 86 runs with seven second...... Read More

All Whites World Cup dream over

The All Whites' World Cup dream is over after a 2-0 loss to Peru in their world cup qualifier in Lima. Peru's opening goal came in the 27th minute, with the home side having dominated possession throughout the half, when Jefferson Farfan nailed...... Read More

Fitness boost for All Whites boss

All Whites coach Antony Hudson remains confident that star striker Chris Wood will be fit enough to start their crucial World Cup play-off against Peru on Thursday. Wood was reduced to a bit-part role in the first-leg in Wellington last weekend, but...... Read More

Blackcaps name test squad

There’s a familiar look to the BLACKCAPS initial squad of 12 that will meet the West Indies in the opening Test of the home summer, though one player is still to be added. That addition will be confirmed following a three-day warm-up match between...... Read More

Martin and Levi to start for Kiwis

Te Maire Martin returning to the halves and hooker Danny Levi getting his first start are the two significant changes to the Kiwis side to take on Fiji in their World Cup quarter final in Wellington on Saturday. The Kiwis are coming off a loss to Tonga...... Read More

Bowls Premier League sees strong Kiwi challenge

The New Zealand Blackjacks are looking strong to repeat their 2015 victory as they prepare for the A$100,000 at Bowls Premier League starting today in Brisbane.. The BPL features seven teams from Australia alongside the Blackjacks competing at Brisbane’s...... Read More

Go easy on SBW brain fade pleads coach

Steve Hansen has leapt to the defence of Sonny Bill Williams, whose brain fade during the All Blacks Test win over France has set off another wave of anti-SBW sentiment. Williams' has copped plenty of criticism on social media for deliberately...... Read More