A try after the final hooter propelled Otago to a 29-27 win over a talented Tasman side in the final of the Southern Regional Sevens Qualifiers.
Big half centuries to Dan Cooper and Greg Hay have left Nelson firmly in control after day one of their zone 3 Hawke Cup elimination cricket match against Marlborough at Nelson's Saxton Oval.
Kai Mason’s Tasman Centre shot put records don’t last long.
Nelson's Trafalgar Centre will host ANZ Championship netball in 2016.
World champion rower Zoe McBride has been crowned Nelson's Sportsperson of the Year.
Even an unexpected flight change couldn't stop rowing champion Eric Murray from getting to the Nelson Sports Awards.
Paul Girdler skipped the Blackjacks into the men's triples final at the Asia Pacific championships, but Nelson's Jo Edwards lost her singles semifinal.
This time next year Julian Bowden hopes to be sitting at Trafalgar Park watching Canterbury United take on Tasman United.
Nelson school children are being given a rare chance to bowl against Sri Lankan cricket legend Mahela Jayawardena.
Thursday night's Port Nelson Sea Swim was the most challenging yet this season.
Nelson-Marlborough will enter the Mainland Women's Premier League from 2016.
Can the Nelson Marlborough Falcons keep their title hopes alive?
New Zealand's women's fours have finished second in their section at the Asia Pacific championships.
Crusaders and Canterbury boss Hamish Riach refuses to become embroiled in a public spat with the outgoing Tasman coach.
A photographer's shot of a TQ at top speed with all four wheels off the ground has gained traction this week.
The sudden explosion of summer events reminds us just why Nelson is such a wonderful place if you love to be active.
Jo Edwards continues golden run in singles while women's four register their first wins in Christchurch.
Kieran Keane, the Tasman Makos' most successful coach, chats about his time in the top of the south.
There's not much more to be done at Brightwater on Saturday where Stoke-Nayland are on the brink of another comprehensive win to complete round four of the Car Company Nelson two-day premier club cricket competition.
Dan Cooper might have missed the first five weeks of the Nelson premier club competition, but he certainly hasn't been starved of cricket.
It was a chance to meet the region's young swimmers at Hampden Street Pool on Saturday when the Nelson South Swimming Club hosted the 2015 Young Guns Swim Meet.
The recent SBS Invitational golf tournament at Invercargill's Otatara course was a revealing exercise for Tasman's new-look men's team.
Luke Bowers will be out of action for six months after breaking his leg in a club softball game.
Weeks after winning a national journalism award, Nelson Mail sports reporter Phillip Rollo is going back for more.
Jo Edwards dominates during the opening matches of the Asia Pacific Lawn Bowls championships in Christchurch.
Gymnast Sam Fu-Allen has been busy preparing for his first international competition.
It's the news no Nelson Giants fan wanted to hear - Mika Vukona will be turning out for the opposition.
A new tennis development initiative is proving to be a real winner in Nelson.
Two world champions stepped into the spotlight at the Nelson Sports Awards as single sculler Zoe McBride walked away with the Sportsperson of the Year crown.
Successful Tasman Griffins captain Jesse Pitman has now been handed the reins for the Tasman men's team that will contest the southern regional sevens tournament at Alpine Energy Stadium in Timaru on Saturday.