Solid performance in debut Tour de France leads to two-year extension with Dutch team for Nelson's George Bennett.
Tigers fans rally for axed hooker Robbie Farah as he lines up coach Jason Taylor.
Despite injury woes, the Hurricanes have been installed clear favourites to win their first Super Rugby title.
OPINION: If Russia is allowed to compete despite its doping programme, athletes should refuse to share a podium with them.
Resounding victory over the Stormers sets the Chiefs up for a semifinal against the Hurricanes in Wellington.
The leg-spinner took 4-18 from less than five overs to bundle Zimbabwe A out for 114.
One podium spot and two disappointing finishes for Team NZ on day one..
The Crusaders conceded five tries in their 42-25 loss to the Lions in Jo'burg.
Kiwis Tom Walsh and Eliza McCartney in top three in the final Diamond League athletics meeting before the Olympics.
The movement of the NBA's 2017 All-Stars game from North Carolina, USA, over anti-LGBT laws has some fuming.
Joe Root hits 254 on day two of second Pakistan test, giving England a dominating lead over rivals.
Man turns himself in to police after being accused of involvement in a group allegedly planning to attack the Rio Olympics.
Chris Froome stays safe to hold yellow jersey into final stage of Tour de France.
After several disruptions, F1 leader Nico Rosberg finishes ahead of teammate Lewis Hamilton and Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo.
Renowned former All Blacks skills coach Mick Byrne confirms his new role with the Australian Rugby Union.
On the last month Beauden Barrett's been spelling out a message in skyscraper-sized neon letters to the All Black selectors that he deserves to become the starting 10 in the All Blacks.
Victory over Sydney hands the Melbourne side the provisional NRL lead, although Cronulla could yet overtake them.
OPINION: Although it wasn't a thrilling battle for the yellow jersey, Team Sky's dominance of the Tour should be admired.
Hurricanes into Super Rugby semifinals with superb win over Sharks.
The Titans put 20 points on the struggling Eels to remain in finals contention.
Shane van Gisbergen makes slick pass on second-to-last lap in race one of Ipswich SuperSprint.
League great Steve Roach apologises after saying the Warriors play 'jungle ball' footy.
Paralympics CEO Fiona Allan says nations are putting more focus on Paralympic medal success.
Pye is lucky to walk away from heavy crash in practice before Pither grabs his first ever pole.
A Jarrod Croker hat-trick sealed a golden point win for the Raiders to knock the Warriors out of the top eight.
Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor has moved to assure Robbie Farah he remains in the club's NRL plans.
Controversial sports scientist Stephen Dank has been injured during a shooting at his Melbourne home.
Before she carries the flag for Australia in Rio, Paul Gallen will, not for the first time, get in touch with Anna Meares.
Parramatta have earmarked Tuimoala Lolohea as a potential replacement for troubled five-eighth Kieran Foran should the rising star seek to leave the Warriors.
Highlanders scrum coach happy for teams to keep targeting their scrum.
Opunake Cup winner set to step up into Group I company.
Shame, pain, and ultimately gain: The comeback of New Zealand's sports-doping Olympian Liza Hunter-Galvan
Liza Hunter-Galvan injected a banned drug, bought over the counter at a Mexican pharmacy.
Former Warrior Feleti Mateo is heading to Super League.
Michael Phelps enters the Rio de Janeiro Olympics pool for his second swansong determined to bow out on his own terms.
Australia sports scientist Stephen Dank's former right-hand man, Darren Hibbert, suspects bikie gangs were behind his shooting.
A US team that hasn't lost a game in 10 years had little trouble with Argentina.
Danny Lee has drained a long eagle putt on the final hole to make the cut at the Canadian Open
Allan Sharrock will spell exciting filly following Pukekura win.
Nico Rosberg has signed a new contract that will keep him at Mercedes with Lewis Hamilton until the end of the 2018 season.
Bradly Knipe and Ellesse Andrews boost NZ's medal haul at Junior Track Cycling World Championships.
Team New Zealand won one of the four races on the scheduled practice day.
Visitors bracing for cold reception in more ways than one ahead of crunch NRL clash with Raiders.
Champion is overshadowed by a world record from a American who won't be at the Olympics.
NZ's Michael Venus and Croatian partner Mate Pavic into another ATP doubles final.
Boosted by four half centuries, the Black Caps were 345-7 at stumps on day one against Zimbabwe A
OPINION: The Highlanders are ready for any challenge after beating the Brumbies in their quarterfinal in Canberra.
The White Sox are out of the world women's softball championships after a big loss to the Dutch.
Virat Kohli hit his maiden test double century as India played their way into a virtually unbeatable position against the West Indies.
No-try call leaves a bitter taste in the Brumbies camp after their 15-9 Super Rugby loss to the Highlanders.
Highlanders book semifinal spot with a nail-biting win over the Brumbies in Canberra.