Dimuth Karunaratne ton gives Sri Lanka slim hope of saving first test against Black Caps.
Wild Oats XI has claimed line honours in the Sydney to Hobart yacht race for a record eighth time.
The tourists have reached 3-336 at tea on day three of the Boxing Day test against Australia.
Punters have been left unable to place bets online with the TAB after a cyber attack on the agency's website.
Incredible diving catch by Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin lights up day three of the Boxing Day test.
Not content with four titles in 2014, including his second Champions League, prolific Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is determined to make next year an even bigger success.
Dutchman endured tricky start to reign but seven wins in eight league games put United back in title race.
Pakistan's suspended offspinner decides not to go for official testing of his suspect bowling action.
Former Spain forward Fernando Torres' loan move from Chelsea to AC Milan will become a permanent transfer next month.
Wild Oats XI remains the clear leader in the Sydney to Hobart yacht race and is midway down Tasmania's east coast.
Faf du Plessis' century was the highlight of the rain-hit second day of the second test at Centurion.
Tegan Abel felt pumped when she rode her first winner in her first raceday ride at Rotorua yesterday.
Kiwi boxer Joseph Parker has been named one of the sport's rising stars and tagged as "the total package".
Welcome break for battered Breakers after hard-fought win, writes Sarah Harvey.
Veteran prop Carl Hayman considers ditching the big bucks and coming home to coach.
Former All Black says he is sick and tired of being seemingly targeted by French doping investigators.
Cow cockie John Morell tells Barry Lichter why he won't sell the Railway favourite.
Few owners are brave enough to turn down $700,000 for their horse before it has even raced.
The Wanderers may be bottom of the league but the Phoenix are wary ahead of their clash in Wellington.
ABs assistant Wayne Smith rejects big-money offers to stick to teams he's passionate about.
Robbie Manson didn't always feel this comfortable in his own skin. In fact there was a time he couldn't admit to himself who he really was.
A lack of wind or bad luck look like the only possible hurdles for Wild Oats XI as she leads the Sydney to Hobart race.
India had no answers to an Australian tail that didn't just wag - it walloped!
The Sixers have retained Sydney bragging rights after the Thunder's big guns failed to fire.
Premier League strugglers Crystal Palace ended manager Neil Warnock's brief second spell in charge.
Despite having to come from behind twice, Brisbane say they were disappointed to walk away with a 3-3 draw.
Victory's Gui Finkler single-handedly sinks the Newcastle Jets after scoring with a late free-kick.
Sri Lanka have capitulated on day two of the first test with NZ and been forced to follow on.
Tim Southee and Trent Boult could be viewed as the forgotten men in NZ's test cricket resurgence.
Jamie How shines for Central Districts against Canterbury while Otago and Auckland also claim wins.
Australia have taken control on day two of the Boxing Day test against India at the MCG.
Live coverage of the Black Caps taking on Sri Lanka on day two of the Boxing Day test in Christchurch.
Sri Lanka are in trouble at lunch on day two of the Boxing Day test after Trent Boult ripped through their top order.
Duo add gloss to field for next month's national elite road cycling championships.
It was a huge step for Manawatu goalkeeper Georgia Barnett to find herself playing the world champion, the Netherlands.
Olivier Giroud's rush of blood almost ruined Arsenal's Christmas.
Brendon McCullum's terrific 2014 continues as brutal 195 helps NZ to 429-7 at stumps on day one of Boxing Day test.
Chelsea overpowers West Ham and Man City whips West Brom as EPL title rivals signal intent.
Steve Smith will be looking to make it three consecutive centuries against India on day two of the Boxing Day Test at the MCG.
Chelsea coach happy with 2-0 win against West Ham and allows players time off becasue they "are crying so much in the dressing room".
South Africa pummels West Indies on opening day of second test in series with Dean Elgar stroking 121.
Hagley Oval groundsman says lack of experience in NZ conditions, not pitch, caused Sri Lankan bowlers to topple over.
It was a Brendon McCullum masterclass. The NZ skipper put a dramatic exclamation point on his terrific 2014.
Michael Klinger cracks a century to lift Perth Scorchers to 35-run victory over Melbourne Renegades.
A-League leaders Perth Glory rely on their ability from set-pieces to salvage a 1-1 draw at Melbourne City.
Christmas Day wins for LA Clippers, OKC Thunder, Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls and Wizards.
Adelaide United continued Sydney FC's A-League woes with a 3-0 victory in their Boxing Day clash.
Big men Ekene Ibekwe and Tai Wesley combine for 40 points as Breakers defeat the Sydney Kings.
If 2014 was the Chinese year of the horse, then New Zealand Cricket witnessed the year of the Baz.
Introducing 1st5R, a formula which rates a first five-eighth's performance, including the four ABs contenders.