The Crusaders have scraped past the Stormers 14-13 to register their first win of the season.
Valerie Adams needed just one throw to qualify for the women's shot put final at the World Indoor champs.
Melbourne have scored a pulsating 23-22 golden-point round-one NRL win over Manly at Brookvale Oval.
The Central Pulse still can't find their ruthless streak, but were still good enough to beat the Southern Steel 67-56.
Shot putter Tom Walsh claims brilliant bronze medal at World Indoor Championships in Poland.