Manawatu signed off from preniership rugby in style by beating Wellington 39-33.
A number of teams have reshuffled, imported players or seen players leave ahead of the opening round of Wellington premier interclub tennis.
Looks like a lot's on Roy Krishna's shoulders.
Wellington try to turn around poor form at home.
Wellington intercity softball kicks off on Saturday, as Poneke-Kilbirnie look to defend their title.
Jonathan Cane and Te Rongopai Clay will captain the Wellington men's and women's teams this weekend.
Peter Spearman-Burn's ban from Wellington Golf for "tossing clubs" will stand after he withdrew his appeal.
Wellington captain Michael Papps racked up another century, in a warmup game against Central Districts.
Victory over Waikato will ensure the Ranfurly Shield resides in Napier till next season.
Phoenix coach Ernie Merrick trades barbs with Westpac Stadium chief executive Shane Harmon.
It was a tough day for the Wellington bowlers in their warmup match against Central Districts.
Ameliaranne Wells really feels like she belongs this time.
Ameliaranne Wells has been recalled to the Silver Ferns squad to face Australia.
There ain't no party like an A-League launch party, said no-one ever.
If the first day of secondary schools netball nationals is anything to do by, this will be a vintage year for Wellington schools.
Wellington Girls' College have lost the national basketball final to St Peter's College.
Wellington's long wait for a national secondary schools road cycling has been ended by Rongotai College's George Jackson.
Ayesha Leti-I'iga dreams of wearing a Black Ferns shirt one day, which could happen much sooner than she thinks
Wellington Girls' College have started well in their quest for national secondary schools basketball redemption.