Sport

Brown bookies favourite for Carrus Open

Mark Brown has recorded two back nine eagles to stay in control at the Carrus Open and lead by one-shot over Kerry Mountcastle on the Jennian Homes Charles Tour. Entering the final round of the season, Brown is the bookies favourite and will be...... Read More

Bay pistol club host inaugural shoot

Pistol shooters of all ages and abilities will have the chance to blow off some smoke this weekend at Tauranga Pistol Club’s Open Graded event. John Peacock, a member of the club, says the three-day national event, is the first of its kind to be...... Read More

Junior rugby club raises $40,000 for tour

Young members of the Upper Clutha Junior Rugby Club will hit the road next week to test themselves against teams from across the South Island. The club’s under-13 boys have raised $40,000 for the trip and two teams will head up the West Coast...... Read More

Brown shoots magical 59 at Carrus Open

Mark Brown has shot the magical number of 59 (-11 par) to fly into the lead at the Carrus Open on the Jennian Homes Charles Tour this morning.  The defending champion achieves this feat for the second time at this course and is believed to be...... Read More

Sal’s Pizza comes on board with basketballers

Can you name a more iconic pair than basketball and pizza? If your answer is no then don't worry because now you don't have considering The New Zealand National Basketball League has just announced Sal’s Authentic...... Read More

Hillier sets the pace at Carrus Open

New Zealand’s leading amateur Daniel Hillier showed red-hot form in the opening round of the Carrus Open to finish at six-under par and lead by one stroke on the Jennian Homes Charles Tour.  Hillier recorded eight birdies at the Tauranga...... Read More

Triple header for NZ Surf Series

Ripe form will be rewarded for New Zealand’s top surfers over the next three weeks as a string of New Zealand Surf Series events get under, starting this weekend with the Exit Surf Men’s Canterbury Surfing Championships. The event is being...... Read More

Unsecured goalpost falls onto field during match

An Otago mother’s concern over unsecured goalposts has led to a review of Central Otago Football safety guidelines for its clubs. At an under-10’s football match in Queenstown on Sunday, a gust of wind blew over a set of heavy steel...... Read More

Tough break for footballer

When Jamie Matthews heard the crack, he thought his football shinpad must have snapped - then he saw his foot "flopping around". Playing for Wakefield’s second XI side in the third division against FC Nelson on Saturday, Jamie went...... Read More

Trophy on the line at Carrus Open

All roads lead to this moment as golfers enter the final event of the Jennian Homes Charles Tour season at the Carrus Open in Tauranga this week with Daniel Pearce in control to claim the major prize of the summer. With two wins this season, the Ngamotu...... Read More