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Otago Cricket set for shake-up

Otago Cricket Association chief executive Mike Coggan.

Five new roles planned at the expense of four current positions.

East selected for Warriors camp

Central Otago Mustangs Rugby League team player Jack East takes a run while playing the West Coast 14s in Greymouth on ...

Wanaka league player Jack East is making his mark in the sport and was selected to take part in a Warriors Trial Camp.

Naholo could be back in Highlanders' frame

Highlanders No 8 Liam Squire (R) about to tackle Brumbies midfielder Matt Toomua. Squire injured a shoulder and left the ...

The Highlanders were counting the casualty cost after their gusty win over the Brumbies in Invercargill.

Highlanders cop yellow card call video

Jack Wilson received a yellow card for the Highlanders against the Brumibes and also dislocated a finger.

The Highlanders' latest yellow card was needless, coach Jamie Joseph says.

Naholo set to return from injury

Waisake Naholo is poised to return for the Highlanders.

Waisake Naholo is poised for his first Super Rugby action in over two months.

Stalemate in Donald Gray Cup clash

Gore Wanderers player Morgan Greene in control of the ball with Nick Khan in support as Waihopai Carl Henderson ...

The eagerly anticipated battle between Southland club football heavyweights Queenstown Rovers and Old Boys ended in a 0-0 stalemate.

Kiwi teams on fire video

Matt Proctor celebrates a try with Cory Jane and the reserves during the Hurricanes 50-17 thrashing of the Lions in ...

Power, panache, pragmatism and perseverance on display in perfect round for Kiwi teams.

Pioneer post impressive win

Collegiate were defeated by Pioneer in division two club rugby on Saturday.

Pioneer posted an impressive win against Collegiate in Southland division two club rugby.

Edendale still top of division one

Edendale player Jeremy McLeod in black helped Edendale remain at the top of Southland division one club rugby.

The division one teams are now one third of the way through their round-robin competition after the round six games were played on the weekend.

A big milestone without knowing it video

Southern Steel player Jhaniele Fowler-Reid shoots a goal with Fever's April Brandley, left, and Courtney Bruce defending.

Southern Steel goal shoot becomes the 11th player to notch 2000 goals in the trans-Tasman league.

Barbarians beat Star to top first round

Pirates Old Boys prop JP Koen on the charge with Blues defenders Daniel Townson and Junior Metalisi clinging on at ...

 Eastern-Northern Barbarians have won five out of five in Southland premier club rugby, but Pirates Old Boys are equally impressive.

Sopoaga stoked with home win video

Ash Dixon, left, congratulates Lima Sopoaga, after he scored a try for the Highlanders against the Brumbies.

Highlanders first-five on kicking in the rain and his team re-finding their mojo in win over the Brumbies.

Late try keeps Albion Excelsior on top

Albion Excelsior coach Jimmy Cormack with former Stags and All Blacks halfback Jimmy Cowan in 2007. Cormack has coached ...

Jimmy Cormack says the division three mid-season break will give top of the table Albion Excelsior a chance to recover from injuries.

Highlanders break out of slump video

Highlanders captain Ben Smith (R) competes for a high ball with a Brumbies rival. Smith scored a crucial try in the ...

The Highlanders break a two-game duck with a scrappy win over the Brumbies.

Second-quarter blitz helps Steel win video

Jhaniele Fowler-Reid had a superb outing, shooting 60 goals for the Steel.

Jhaniele-Fowler Reid's 59 goals and a second-quarter blitz took the Southern Steel to victory.

No luck in Messenger for Tas Man Bromac

Nathan Williamson with his C0 trotter Pegarose at the Ascot Park workouts on Saturday. Pegarose finished third.

Southland's Tas Man Bromac is fifth in the rankings for the Harness Jewels.

Monbet victorious in Rowe Cup

Monbet and reinsman Ricky May won the Group I Rowe Cup at Alexandra Park on Friday night.

High class trotter Monbet was far too good for his opposition in the Rowe Cup on Friday night.

Hansen pays fleeting visit south

ILT marketing and sales manager Chris Ramsay (left) chats with All Blacks coach Steve Hansen at a fundraiser lunch at ...

All Blacks rugby coach Steve Hansen paid a fleeting visit to Invercargill for a charity lunch.

Club coach keen on curtainraiser

Eastern-Northern Barbarians forward Peter Grant snares lineout ball. His side will play Star in the curtainraiser to the ...

 

Panic button not an option

Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph must ensure his side hits the right buttons against the Brumbies - apart from the one ...

Highlanders must get back on track in pivotal clash against Brumbies as both sides enter must-win territory.

Giants clash in Southland club football

Old Boys player and coach Jeremy Dix (left) and Southend United player James McFelin in action during their club ...

Two Southland football giants clash in the premier division top of the table fixture on Saturday.

Rutledge recalls home wins over Brumbies

Jason Rutledge celebrates scoring one of his two tries for the Highlanders against the Brumbies in Invercargill in 2011.

Jason Rutledge scored two tries the last time the Brumbies played in Invercargill and has happy memories of playing against the Australians.

Steel face their first Aussie test video

Southern Steel coach Noeline Taurua celebrates with her team after a one point win over the Mystics in the trans-Tasman ...

NZ's top team brace for the West Coast Fever, their first Australian opposition of 2016.

Sharks seeking to muscle up on defence

Southland Sharks' Nick Kay competes for the ball with the Rangers' Terence Roberts.

 The Southland Sharks will have to play tighter on defence to clinch a berth in the National Basketball League's final four series.

Wheeler welcomes hoops finals series

Southland Sharks stalwart Andrew Wheeler has welcomed news that Invercargill will host the national basketball league ...

Andrew Wheeler joined the Southland Sharks in their first season in 2010 and now he might get a chance to play in a finals series at home.

Southland to host hoops finals

Pictured from left, Sam Rossiter-Stead; Chairman of NBL, Gareth Davis; Chairman of Sharks NBL, Invercargill mayor Tim ...

Southland has won the bid to host the New Zealand National Basketball League finals.

Rangers edge out Sharks

Sharks player Derone Raukawa, left, puts a shot up with Rangers player Terrence Roberts defending during the NBL clash ...

Southland is in for a basketball bonanza at finals weekend, but the Sharks will have to rediscover their winning mojo to clinch a berth.

Cooney loses NZ rugby board role

Graham Cooney.

Southland's Graham Cooney has lost his place on New Zealand rugby's board of directors.

Joseph upset at Coltman injury

Highlanders hooker Liam Coltman played through the pain barrier after suffering a toe injury against the Sharks but now ...

Jamie Joseph says Sanzaar should have taken action over a incident that has sidelined Liam Coltman.

Experience key for Cull video

Invercargill's Ryan Cull is the Southland mountainbike club winter series defending champion.

Ryan Cull is hoping his experience can lead him to a seventh Southland mountainbike club winter series win at Sandy Point.

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