After plenty of tough early season training, the province's top rowers finally get the chance to race this weekend as the Meridian Marlborough Rowing Championships are held on the Lower Wairau River.
Marlborough Blades rejoined the top four in the Craigs Investment Partners Marlborough premier interclub tennis competition after a 4-2 victory over Rapaura Drylands Two in round-eight action on Wednesday night.
The Marlborough senior representative team gets its Hawke Cup campaign under way this weekend when it plays Buller in Westport.
A strong chance to break a 25-year drought presents itself to the Marlborough senior men's softball team when they play in the annual Jefferies Cup South Island tournament in Christchurch at the weekend.
The secret to Quinn Udy's success is not really a secret at all.
David Warner's quest for another century against England was cut short as Aussies declare 132-3.
Who will win the Press Cup on Saturday, 2.30pm, Lansdowne Park, Blenheim?