Ernie Merrick's 'nice guys' go down to a single goal as Perth take all the glory in Wellington.
The top two Pearce Cup sides, Onslow and Easts, fought out a competitive draw, while Iain McPeake led Hutt District to a thrilling outright win over Johnsonville.
Fraser Colson's 97 has helped his Wellington Firebirds side set Otago 391 to win their Plunket Shield match.
A woman who won a a gruelling 100km race says her secret weapon was the thought of a cold beer at the finish line.
The Upper Hutt Rams have fallen at the final hurdle of the national club sevens, going down to Melville 34-24 in the final.
Five Wellington softballers have been named in the junior Black Sox, although a couple suffered losses for their club teams in intercity softball on Saturday.
Despite missing two penalties, Team Wellington still proved too good for Southern United.
Nick Willis and Canterbury star Angie Petty hail novelty factor of Monday’s Street Mile race in Christchurch.
Can anyone emulate Martin Guptill and whack the ball onto the Westpac Stadium roof? He's done it twice.
It's problems in attack and defence that have left the Wellington Phoenix vulnerable.
Only a brave person would predict where the next national club sevens tournament will be held.
The nice guys haven't finished last, but they're on their way, as coach hits out over killer instinct.
Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd brushes off defeat to the Western Force
It's proabably quicker to go through the list of blokes not playing for Wellington in this Plunket Shield round.
National Club Sevens organisers Wainuiomata left scrambling for replacement team after Feilding Old Boys-Oroua withdraw.
Watching the sunrise from on top of a mountain is one thing, but Jackson Rich's newest opportunity is something he is seriously looking forward to.
Aaron Phillips can't even drive yet but he's knows how to handle a gun.
The ITF Tecnifibre Tennis Central Championships in Wellington have reached the semifinals stage with a host of top talent still in the title mix.
Hutt International Boys' School team-mates Rachin Ravindra and Ben Sears will play for New Zealand at the Under-19 Cricket World Cup in Bangladesh.