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Gold for NZ men's sprint in LA

Sam Webster, left, Ethan Mitchell, and Eddie Dawkins led throughout the final.

Kiwis power home to topple Germany in World Cup round on Oscars night in LA.

Holmes claims NZ Superstock title

NZ Superbike Championships rider Jeremy Holmes from Southland.

Southland's Jeremy Holmes secured his first NZ Superbike Championship class title, despite crashing in the third race of round-three.

Rail Trail Duathlon a success

Competitors set off on the 18th annual Rail Trail Duathlon in Central Otago on Saturday.

Hundreds of people from all over the country participated in this year's event.

New faces in Netball South squad

Verdon College Student Aliyah Dunn has been selected for the Netball South Beko League team.

Netball South has named a talented squad of players to contest the national development league this season.

Wakatipu wins rugby 10s

Action between Wakatipu and Upper Clutha from the Clyde rugby 10s on Saturday.

Teams and players tested their fitness and assessed their prospects for the coming season at the Clyde 10s.

Shot putters warm up for nationals

Southland shot putter Jack Welsh in action at the Southland Athletics Championships at Surrey Park.

There were some excellent performances at the Southland Athletics Championships in Invercargill.

New sports programme begins

Southland Secondary Schools Triathlon Champs held at Central Southland College, Winton, on Friday. Pictured in the ...

The Southland secondary schools sports summer season is in full swing.

Golfers to compete in US

Noah Novacek, 9, (left) and Josh Harris,8, with their wad of medals at Frankton Golf Course.

Two young Kiwi blokes will be taking on the world's best young golfers in the United States in August, after cleaning up in the US Kids Tour finals on home turf.

Teenager's Braveheart test

Teenage Southland hooker Flynn Thomas on the run while playing for the Highlanders B team (the Bravehearts) against the ...

Southlanders line up for Highlanders B team against a Crusaders B team on Saturday.

Netball community rallies behind Dalton

Southern Sting netballer Tania Dalton has eyes only for the ball as she tussles with the Northern Force's goal keep ...

The southern netball community are devastated with the news Tania Dalton is in hospital fighting for her life.

Demons Red claim Intercity title

Demons Red player Daniel Perry runs through first base.

Demons Red won an all-Southland Intercity softball tournament final in Dunedin on Sunday.

Prattley fireworks light up 'Koi

Cricket.

Southland Hawke Cup opener Rhuebyn Prattley stars in Waikoikoi's club cricket win over Southland Boys'.

Memorable hat-trick for Barclay

Tisbury trainer-driver Kirstin Barclay.

Trainer Kirstin Barclay had success with three of her four runners at Winton on Saturday.

Steel too strong for South in netball

Southern Steel head coach Reinga Bloxham.

The Southern Steel got their first chance to field a full strength squad this year, when they played Netball South in a pre-season fixture.

Southland touch stars make NZ team

Southland's Trisha Hopcroft at touch training.  She has been selected for the NZ women's touch team to play against ...

Southland touch players have gained national selection recently.

Another title for Cormac

Cormac Buchanan on his way to winning the Southland Junior Solo 125cc Championship at Oreti Park on Saturday.

Five races and five wins for talented 10-year-old Southland speedway rider.

GODZone competitors take to rapids video

GODzone race director Warren Bates.

Some thrilling rafting has been introduced to GODZone adventure race for the first time.

GODZone is go

Teams start the GODZone adventure race from Queenstown bay on Saturday.

Epic 420km adventure race starts in Queenstown.

Rennie not smiling despite win video

Chiefs fullback Damian McKenzie slips an Aaron Smith tackle attempt.

Chiefs coach Dave Rennie seeking improvement despite ending Highlanders' hoodoo.

Sharks imports progress to ANBL final

Mitch Norton will play for the Illawarra Hawks in the ANBL grand finals before linking with the Southland Sharks for the ...

It could be a tight turnaround for Southland's overseas basketball imports as they eye the ANBL final series.

Steel's Silver Ferns return

Southern Steel midcourter Gina Crampton.

Southern Steel's Silver Ferns quartet back for preseason outing in Oamaru.

Duffy back for Volts

Otago Volts bowler Jacob Duffy.

Jacob Duffy to line up for Otago Volts after lengthy stint on the sidelines.

Cricket's impressive resurgence

Jake Musgrave and Fabian Eschenmseoer were two of the over 400 kids who took to Queens Park in Invercargill on Tuesday ...

Queens Park had become somewhat of a cricketing ghost town but the kids have now returned.

Gray stable in form

Winton candidate Jimmy Mack with Ryal Bush trainer Brett Gray.

Brett Gray's team should have a large following at Winton on Saturday.

Hardie gets start

Scotland flanker John Hardie.

Kilted-Kiwi John Hardie back in the Scotland starting lineup.

Hammett to replace Brown?

Assistant coach Mark Hammett is entering the first year of his three-year contract with the Highlanders.

Mark Hammett would consider Highlanders head coach job, but insists he is happy as assistant.

Brown one and done

Highlanders head coach Tony Brown leaves for Japan at the end of the season.

The Highlanders will go into a second consecutive season with a departing head coach.

More Southland games likely for Southern

Southern United's Michael Hogan challenges Leo Villa from Team Wellington during their Stirling Sports Premiership match ...

Southern United are keen to stage future national football league games in Invercargill, despite drawing small crowds this season.

Fekitoa's future uncertain

Malakai Fekitoa on the charge against the Hurricanes during last year's Super Rugby campaign.

Highlanders and All Blacks midfielder Malakai Fekitoa open to change after 2017.

Wilkins joins Netball South coaching team

Former Silver Ferns netball shooter Donna Wilkins, right, will be a specialist coach for the Netball South Beko League team.

Former Silver Ferns netball shooter Donna Wilkins has joined the Netball South coaching ranks.

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