For the first time in their 106-year history, little-known Buller achieved something no-one thought possible. How did they do it?
For someone who doesn’t feel particularly comfortable in his uniform, Jarrod Englefield is doing pretty well for the Wairau Cavaliers.
Greg Stretch knocked off an individual milestone then set about doing his Wairau Valley team a major service during senior club Twenty20 cricket on Wednesday evening.
Buller insist venue for historic Hawke Cup cricket defence in Westport will be ready for North Otago's challenge.
Drinks Trolley used weight of numbers to sail to victory in race four of the Oddies Marine Summer Twilight Series on a windy evening in the Marlborough Sounds on Tuesday.
The Blenheim Swimming Club were outnumbered at the Swimming Nelson Marlborough Age Group Championships, but individual team members returned some large medal hauls.
Wet weather didn't prevent some major success for Marlborough riders and their mounts at the South Island Festival of Dressage in Christchurch, January 28-30.
Marlborough’s rep bowlers couldn’t match it with their Nelson counterparts over the weekend, with the hosts taking out both men’s and women’s sections of the Romano-Jones Shield contests at the Stoke Bowling Club.
Marlborough rep golfer Emily Stenhouse found herself on a new type of course on Saturday.
Sam McKenzie and Cassie Hagan each won 13 gold medals to help the Tasman Swim Club to a convincing points win at the Swimming Nelson Marlborough age group championships in Nelson at the weekend.
Marlborough proved too strong for Nelson in the weekend's junior Blair Cup tennis fixture.
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Picton scored a crucial win at their home venue in second grade Twenty20 cricket on Thursday evening, keeping their finals hopes alive.
Leading Marlborough equestrian rider Melissa Galloway continued the development of her two young horses at the Bates Dressage Nationals over the weekend, coming away from the meet in Feilding with a third place finish in level three.
while the Nelson women got their second hurry-up from Marlborough in two weeks
The Crusaders will introduce more of their All Blacks for Thursday's game against the Highlanders near Gore after a rousing first-up pre-season win over the Reds in Brisbane.
Despite being outscored in both matches, Central came away from their senior softball double-header in Blenheim last week with a draw from one of their clashes with Saints opposition.
A semifinal was not scheduled for Marlborough Cricket’s senior Twenty20 competition this season, but it will play out that way on Wednesday with Biddy Kate’s Celtic and Criterion Hotel Wairau Valley set to battle for a place in the final.
Marlborough multisport ace Jeremy McKenzie battled pain and injury on Saturday to win the second edition of the Sounds Half race, based in Picton.
Marlborough enter their annual Blair Cup tennis fixture against Nelson on Sunday seeking to overcome their recent struggles in the under-18 matches.
Leading Marlborough multisporter Jeremy McKenzie will be looking to go one better while race organiser Peter Halligan is hoping for a repeat of last year’s occasion when the second te Pa Marlborough Sounds Half ironman is raced in Picton on Saturday.
The Central Hinds are still a chance of reaching the Twenty20 final.
Veteran time trial specialist Ray Dunstan and under-19 rider Ethan Batt combined to win Cuddon Cycling Marlborough’s 2-up time-trial on Tuesday, distancing themselves from the rest of the field by one minute and 20 seconds.
Bottom placed Renwick Whitehaven scored their first premier tennis win of the competition on Wednesday night, beating table-toppers Grove Tavern Grovetown at the Forrest Winery Marlborough Tennis Centre.
Three of Nelson Marlborough's top swimmers will join their Southern Makos team mates and travel to Auckland on February 13 to contest the New Zealand Zonal Championships at the new Sir Owen Glenn National Aquatic Centre.
Only a few days after bowling seven overs in the Central Districts Stags’ domestic one-day final victory over Canterbury, Marlborough fast-bowler Ben Wheeler has been ruled out of the side’s opening Plunket Shield match of 2016.
One-day champions CD now have to front for the Plunket Shield.
When Tasman United Women run onto the field for their first ever match, on March 19, Marlborough teenager Tiana Williams will be at the helm.
Tasman United women's squad brimming with youthful talent.
English professional player Olly Tuthill led his King Contracting team to victory in the annual Speight’s Tournament at the Blenheim Polo Club.