Defending Auckland AFL champions University Blues are eyeing their third consecutive title, but they need to get past unbeaten Waitakere Magpies first in round four of the competition.
New Zealand is ready to return to international blind cricket after a decade-long hiatus.
The Auckland Storm Women's Rugby team are into the Farah Palmer Cup final after beating Canterbury 33-3 in Saturday's semi-final.
Both her parents played hockey, and so did her grandfather. Belinda Smith is continuing the family sport, even earning her 100th cap for the Auckland side.
A three-year programme has helped One Tree Hill College establish itself as a strong netball school.
Two lifeguards' decision to stay at work late ended up saving six lives.
Being out in a forest at night is scary for some, but these Aucklanders are taking it in their stride.
The Hibiscus Coast Raiders under-10 team has claimed national kudos by taking the overall honours at the first Kiwi Junior Rugby League Festival.
Silver Ferns stars have taken time out to train the next generation of netballers, at Saint Kentigern College in East Auckland.
The Mt Albert Ramblers are hoping to right their wrongs from last year when the AFC kicks off next weekend.
Despite finishing last in the both the Auckland and national tournaments last year, the Marist women's premier softball side have high hopes of being better this season.
Young cricketer Finn Allen wants to represent NZ again in the U19 ICC World Cup and is looking to the Development Future Aces programme to get him there.
Pukekohe solo mum lines up to compete against the best field archers in the world.
They can't even train after dark but this small island's football team have defied the odds.
Man who punched heavily pregnant wife of Charlie Faumuina gets 10-month sentence.
With one game remaining, Eastern Suburbs look to wrap up their NRFL season on a high note this weekend and look forward to the national league next month.
Onehunga Cricket is not pleased with proposed concrete artificial wickets at Waikaraka Park.
It started as a bit of fitness and self-defence training but after winning gold in her first tournament, Ella Soper was hooked.
All Blacks dominance "nice and fun'', but the NRL is "real sport'', Warriors owner Eric Watson says.
Nike may seem an odd benefactor, but its academy presents an opportunity for NZ footballers.
Two junior Hibiscus Coast fighters have held their own against international fighters at the 2016 IFMA World Muaythai Youth Championships.
Orewa Surf Lifesaving have the Cosgrove Trophy back in their cabinet after dominating the Northern Region Pool Championships.
It took 110 minutes of end to end action for the killer blow to be delivered as Birkenhead United claimed their first Chatham Cup title at the expense of Waitakere City Football Club, 3-2.
Ponsonby Rugby's desperate cries for redevelopment of Western Springs' outer fields might have finally be heard.
Mt Albert-Ponsonby hopes to make the NRFL Premier League division after eight years, but their fate rests on Waitakere City.
The Akarana Falcons and Counties Manuka Stingrays have started the national provincial premiership strongly.
Birkenhead United gave up a 2-0 lead, but stayed strong in extra time to win the Chatham Cup final.
A sudden-death shootout win over Glenfield Rovers handed Forrest Hill Milford their first National Women's Knockout Cup title.
A bad tackle can alter a rugby player's life, but when they hit the ground someone's there to pick them up.
Birkenhead United will play their first Chatham Cup final on Sunday against Waitakere City, who have a proud history in the competition.