The Knights may still need another win to be assured a place in the T20 playoffs after a five-wicket loss to Otago.
Brisbane Roar coach Mike Mulvey has been sacked just six months after steering the A-League club to the double.
Josh Geary the best of a bad Kiwi bunch at the Australian Masters, finishing even par in a tie for 40th in Melbourne.
Manny Pacquiao knocked down American challenger Chris Algieri six times to retain his welterweight title in Macau.
Wellington finish weekend with two wins after beating Central Districts by six wickets at Westpac Stadium today.
Pakistan's Sohaib Maqsood ruled out of next month's one-day series against New Zealand due to a wrist injury.
Lionel Messi became the top goalscorer in La Liga history with a hat-trick as Barcelona swept aside Sevilla 5-1.
Toby Robson and Richard Knowler deliver their verdict on the men in black after their 34-16 win over Wales in Cardiff.
OPINION: Beauden Barrett offered a far from perfect performance at first five-eighth, but he did enough to book a ticket to the RWC.
Number 61 gets a going over in the British media as Wales’ winless run against the All Blacks stretches to 61 years.
England and Samoa stand united at Twickenham in protest at political rugby turmoil in the Pacific nation.
England have warmed up for next weekend's clash against the Wallabies with a 28-9 victory over Samoa at Twickenham.
Four drop goals, three from Nicolas Sanchez, steered Argentina to a third straight win over France in Paris.
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen gives his Welsh counterpart a verbal tickle-up over quips about his victorious team.
Kiwi golfer can win the LPGA Tour's Order of Merit with a top final round at the Tour Championship.
Football Ferns coach encouraged by team's efforts after a narrow 2-1 defeat to world No 4 France in Laval.
Kiwi racing car driver ace confirms his final placing in GP2 drivers' championship with a podium finish in Abu Dhabi.
Powerful All Blacks lock becomes the fourth Kiwi to win top rugby award. | ABs beat Wales
All Blacks' reputation as rugby's cruellest team remains intact after late flurry of tries secures win.
Warriors powerbrokers admit club made mistakes with signings - but vow to sort out the recruitment process.
Kieran Foran believes the Four Nations win over Australia was just the start of what this team can achieve.
The Kiwis are on the verge of being one of the best in our history but will not peak until the 2017 World Cup.
Wallabies are on the verge of their worst spring tour of Europe in almost a decade after narrow loss to Ireland.
Player who suffered a skull fracture from a Corey Anderson bouncer will be back for Pakistan next month.
South Africa lock renowned for his fearsome physical presence goes out on "his terms", retiring from test rugby.
Chelsea coasted to a 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion to maintain their unbeaten start to Premier League season.
Bryan Habana adds some respectability to the scoreline, but South Africa otherwise unconvincing in win over Italy.
Scotland ran in five tries and conceded none to run up an emphatic 37-12 win over Tonga, their second victory in three November test matches.
V8s veteran Craig Lowndes believes Scott McLaughlin will be one of the main challengers to Red Bull Racing.
The darting eyes and the furrowed brow of Tom Latham show a glimpse into the batsman's steely resolve.
Mike Cron shouldn't have been on duty with the All Blacks at Millennium Stadium.
Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka claim doubles rubber to put Switzerland one win away from Davis Cup.
Dean Vickerman didn't even have to say a word to his most natural scorer, Corey Webster.
Trainer Kevin Barry is challenging Joseph Parker to produce the most calculated bout of his career.
Dialled in. That's how Aaron Smith describes the moment the ball arrives in his hands.
OPINION: Jesse Ryder is a boat rocker and Mike Hesson doesn't want one. It's NZ's loss, says Mark Reason.
All Black Sonny Bill Williams is eyeing a return to the boxing ring in early 2015.
Online streaming company Coliseum have secured full rights to France’s Top 14.
As the All Blacks' season comes to a close here are 10 burning questions heading into World Cup year.
All Whites coach Anthony Hudson to investigate leads on at least two overseas players with potential Kiwi eligibility.
The lack of a reliable goal-scorer is hampering the Wellington Phoenix's otherwise improved season.
If the second test against Pakistan in Dubai was about nothing else, it was about earning respect.
A police crackdown on boxers over their criminal history has resulted in fighters being knocked out of events.
Rory McIlroy made double bogeys on successive holes to slip four strokes back at DP World Tour Championship.
Nico Rosberg beat title favourite Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the decisive Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix.
Heavyweight Kali Meehan sees "no glory" in fighting David Tua after ending the career of Shane Cameron.
Andre Agassi has labelled rising Japanese star Kei Nishikori one of the 'greatest shot-makers' in tennis history.
Serbia expressed outrage after a Red Star Belgrade basketball fan was stabbed to death in Istanbul.
The Indonesian Football Association banned 12 players and officials who competed to score own goals in a farcical match last month.