Sport

Māori football teams win indigenous clash

Football, passion and culture took centre stage at the inaugural Trans-Tasman Clash of Culture series held in Auckland today. The Aotearoa Football men's and women's side proved too strong for their indigenous rivals - taking both wins at Papakura...... Read More

Knights T20 champions

The Northern Districts have won the domestic Twenty20 cricket competition, smashing Central Districts by nine wickets in the final. It took the Knights just under nine overs to chase down the Stags total of 99 at Hamilton's Seddon Park. Northern's...... Read More

Stars of sailing to grace NZ’s biggest regatta

The Bay of Islands is gearing up to welcome over 100 boats and some big names next week, at the annual CRC Bay of Islands Sailing Week regatta. Organisers are expecting one of the largest fleets ever recorded in the event’s16 year history. A...... Read More

Top athletes in town

Mount Maunganui residents can expect to run into some of the nation’s favourite sports people on their streets, this month. A number of high calibre athletes will be in town to train at The University of Waikato Adams Centre for High Performance. The...... Read More

Former GP stars team up for Kiwi campaign

Former Grand Prix star Josh Coppins is feeling quietly confident ahead of the 2018 New Zealand Motocross Championships season. The boss of the Altherm JCR Yamaha Racing Team in New Zealand, a two-time former motocross world No.2, reckons he has all...... Read More

South Africa comes out on top

South Africa has won a battle of attrition against the West Indies, in their 2018 ICC Cricket World Cup encounter played at the Bay Oval on Wednesday. The purpose of the match was to set up a shootout with New Zealand on Saturday in order to decide...... Read More

Black Sticks stun Belgium in Tauranga

The Vantage Black Sticks Men have secured a thrilling 5-4 victory over Belgium in their opening match at the University of Waikato Four Nations in Tauranga. It was an electric encounter between the hosts and world number three ranked Belgium with the...... Read More

James finishes the job for drift team

  Pro-Sport Series outfit Central Drift Team have come away from the opening round of the Link ECU D1NZ National Drifting Championship on top.  The Central Equipment Movers and AUTOSERVE backed drifters Taylor James and Ra Heyder dominated...... Read More

Aerial bikes show raises $14,000

The Wheels for Cure Kids show at Fraser Cove in Tauranga is gaining international attention, says organiser Luke Price. Drawn by likes of stars from the NITRO CIRCUS including FMX redbull Xfighters Champion, Levi Sherwood, and star of the BMX Quadruple...... Read More

Rees a young man in a hurry

To see Bay of Plenty's Mitchell Rees race a motorcycle is to take a glimpse into the future. The 24-year-old Honda rider from Whakatane is starting out on only his second season of motorcycle road-racing and, despite his relative novice status,...... Read More