Even an unexpected flight change couldn't stop rowing champion Eric Murray from getting to the Nelson Sports Awards.
The jury in the Chris Cairns perjury trial has retired to consider their verdicts for a second day.
Free-throws woes cost the Kiwis against the Wildcats on Friday night in Perth.
An massive crowd and fizzing atmosphere got the thumbs up from the players.
After taking three New Zealand wickets, Mitchell Starc suffered a foot fracture.
Ravichandran Ashwin led South Africa's rout on a spinners' paradise as India romped to a 124-run victory.
Socceroos midfielder simply Mooy-nificent as Melbourne City get morale-boosting win.
Australia in control after first day of inaugural day-night test match in Adelaide.
For a third successive opening day of test series, New Zealand were outplayed by Australia.
Sky Blues ask for A-League whistleblower Chris Beath to be removed from all of the club's fixtures after heated Phoenix draw.
NRL confident Sam Burgess will not slip through their fingers despite prop's Souths deal hitting roadblock.
Matt Jones has put local knowledge to good use to snare the clubhouse lead after his second round of the Australian Open.
Melbourne-based pro Daniel Pearce was the pick of the Kiwis on day two.
A fiery outburst from Australian pace bowler after removing test debutant didn't go down well with Kiwi fans.
Andrew Murdoch and Josh Junior are chasing a place in the Finn Gold Cup final.
It was a day for the openers to shine as the women's Twenty20 competition began.
Leading jockey Lisa Allpress has escaped serious injury after a dramatic fall at Otaki.
New Highlanders stakeholder wants the Dunedin-based team to lose when they meet the Crusaders.
The Bulldogs and Panthers have moved their home games against the Warriors to New Zealand.
The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs will play an NRL competition game against the New Zealand Warriors at Westpac Stadium next year.
The Australian hopeful is struggling to make up ground on the leaders.
The World Series holders were quick to offer their services when a fellow passenger fell ill on their flight.
Waitakere United have parted ways with head coach Brian Shelley and technical director Paul Smalley.
A trademark fiery display from Manny Muscat was a highlight for the Phoenix against Sydney FC.
The head coach and technical director of Waitakere United have stepped down.
Andre Heimgartner has lost his seat at the New Zealand V8 Supercars team and will be replaced immediately.
The Lower North Island bid for a team in the ANBL may be a two seasons away, but it hasn't been deterred.
The first day-night test has sparked moves for more cricketing change, and NZC is right behind it.
Seventeen Waikato players are chasing a spot in the national under-20 side.
The Black Caps have received some unexpected support - from a giant professional wrestling organisation.
The Wellington Firebirds have to win to stay in the Twenty20 Super Smash finals mix.
He swapped a career as a rising golf star to instead chase dreams in Auckland's hot property market.
The Kiwi kayakers are getting an early taste of Rio ahead of next year's Olympics.
Young basketball star Jahil Okafor has been caught punching a man.
A group of four private investors have bought into the future of the Super Rugby champion Highlanders
Canterbury United expecting a fired up Auckland City side at Kiwitea Street.
Loni Uhila plays rugby so his kids can have a better life than he did growing up.
Today it will be the pink ball, but this isn't the maiden cricketing first between these proud cricket nations.
From ill-advised streaks to serial pests, we take a look at sports fans behaving badly.
Details released of the Eden Park public service to be run by broadcaster John Campbell.
Jurgen Klopp could not bear to watch the critical moment of Liverpool's Europa League win over Bordeaux.
Canterbury aiming to back up their impressive win over Auckland against Otago on Sunday.
ABs star going to world series opener with NZ team to school himself as he starts his Olympics dream.
Teen with learning disabilities takes wrong turn on half marathon, ends up doing the full course.
The Olympic golf course for the 2016 Rio Games is now constructed, but care will be needed to bring it up to scratch.
England shelve century-old tradition and do away with mandatory coin toss.
Tyson Fury's promise to end Wladimir Klitschko's heavyweight reign is nothing the defending champion hasn't heard before.
Tottenham advance to the knockout stages of the Europa League with a 1-0 win over Qarabag.
A glance at the top of Europe's big leagues tells a mostly familiar story after a third of the season.
Andy Murray has rewritten the British tennis history books, and another chapter may appear this weekend.