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Hurricanes smash the Blues

TJ Perenara

The Hurricanes have beaten the Blues 39-20 in Wellington tonight to seal another fine win.

Saints take revenge on Sharks

Cory Webster of the Saints The Wellington Saints gained revenge on the Southland Sharks, beating the NBL's defending champs 94-76.

Swindale Shield: April 18, 2014

Swindale Shield Match reports of the Swindale Shield (Round 4) matches on April 18, 2014.

Tuipulotu looming large

Patrick Tuipulotu In any combat arena, size helps. So, too, does athleticism. Luckily Patrick Tuipulotu has both in spades.

When club owners get in the way

Warriors OPINION: The history of sports clubs being owned by wealthy backers has not always been a happy one.

HOBM calls for expansion rethink

rugby ball generic Hutt Old Boys Marist are leading calls for the Wellington union to rethink plans to expand the senior competition next season.

Rangers, Lower Hutt lead way

Miramar Rangers and Lower Hutt City are the early leaders after two rounds of the Central League.

Hunters rally against the wind to beat Lions 20-6

Eastern Suburbs, Harbour City lead women's premier

Makea juniors making their marks

Makea family For the Makea family, softball tournaments could often double as family reunions.

Goalie takes a turn up front

Emma Fullbrook might be evidence that all goalkeepers are closet strikers.

Double silver winner 'can't believe it'

Win for Haye in sub-50

National title for 16th birthday

This was a present to savour for Phoebe Edwards, who got a national title for her birthday at the weekend.

Injured Franks to sit out Blues game

Ben Franks Hurricanes prop Ben Franks' groin injury will keep him out of the match against the Blues at Westpac Stadium on Friday.

Super Rugby team talk

The best and worst of the week for New Zealand's Super Rugby sides.

French deals on table for Canes

Awkward buildup for Canes

Black jersey still fires Vito

Victor Vito knows he's running out of auditions, but the Hurricanes No 8 insists he hasn't closed the door on the All Blacks just yet.

Phoenix sign new midfielder

Phoenix generic The Wellington Phoenix have signed Spanish midfielder Alejandro Gorrin to bolster their 2014-15 roster.

Riera Phoenix's player of the year

Albert Riera completed a remarkable transition into professional football tonight by winning the Phoenix's player of the year award.

How the Phoenix rated

Rolling up and down with Merrickā€™s men

Phoenix sign Spanish import

Spanish midfielder Alejandro Gorrin will bolster the Wellington Phoenix's 2014-15 season roster.

Wellington rugby scores again

Generic money Wellington Rugby has recorded its third consecutive profit in posting a surplus of $56,409 for 2013.

No Ngatai, no worries

Wellington won't be bereft of fullback talent without Charlie Ngatai, coach says.

Hawke's Bay take title

Wellington 7s squad named

New era for corporate boxes

About half of Westpac Stadium's corporate box holders are expected to renew their licences.

Gillespie eyes Windies tour

Mark Gillespie Mark Gillespie has a long and evolving to-do list and on top of that is touring the West Indies.

Patel backed for Black Caps

Wellington skipper says Jeetan Patel should be the second spinner in the NZ test squad for the West Indies.

Cricket 'franchises' may be next

Ronchi wakes up just in time

Recognition to go with the trophy?

The prize is in the cabinet, but Wellington haven't been immediately rewarded for their winning cricket.

Saints perform under pressure

junior basketball generic Cool heads prevail as Wellington Saints fend off Nelson Giants challenge to go two from two in NBL.

Coach to bond on tour

They may have a win to their name, but the Wellington Saints don't know much about their coach - yet.

Saints win overtime thriller

Hammer's Saints not ready to nail it

Saints pray for Easter atonement

Revenge is on the agenda for the Wellington Saints tonight.

Handshake snub no big deal

Carlos Hernandez So Carlos Hernandez failed to show the sort of team spirit required at Wellington Phoenix. Big deal.

Yellow Fever needs new position

OPINION: Gareth Morgan and the other Phoenix co-owners want a $45-$48 million boutique stadium on the Petone Rec.

Rumours about Melbourne Heart

Phoenix should fly in town

Season of promise ends with whimper

It started slowly, built to a premature crescendo, and petered out to nothing.

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