Jason Rutledge will captain a Southland 15 against the Highlanders in a friendly at Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium on Friday night.
A competitive and determined athlete, a caring and nurturing mother, Lesley Cantwell was remembered by those who knew her best in Te Anau yesterday.
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One hundred and twenty of the country's leading lawn bowlers will be in Invercargill for the national club championships this week.
Bowls Southland is bucking the trend with competitor numbers in the deep south on the rise.
Southland-bred Hokuri Handrail racked up his 10th Australian win at Gloucester Park in Perth on Friday night.
The Forbury Park Trotting Club meeting scheduled for tomorrow night has been transferred to Saturday in daytime following the abandonment of the meeting at Riccarton on Saturday.
It's precious points and podium finishes on the minds of Kiwi three-day eventers competing at the top-ranking Luhmuhlen four-star this week.
Olympic cyclist Shane Archbold has finished the Tour of Southland about half a kilo lighter than when he started it - and it has had little to do with the racing.
Times' photographer Doug Field covered the Burt Munro Challenge.
Southland has its first Burt Munro Challenge competitor of the year winner after seven years of the challenge's existence.
NZ women's hockey coach Mark Hager admits his side won't be thinking about revenge in their World League semi-final.