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Barbarians win Galbraith Shield video

Galbraith Shield.

 Eastern-Northern Barbarians come from behind to win 2016 Galbraith Shield title.

Mixed bag for age-group netball teams

There were mixed results for Southland at age-group netball tournaments recently.

There were mixed results for the Southland age-group netball teams at the NZ championships recently.

Dutchman's double inspires Gore

Gore Wanderers player Frank de Jong after scoring two goals against Queens Park in the Southland club football Charity Cup.

A double by Dutchman Frank de Jong has inspired Gore Wanderers to an opening round victory in the Charity Cup.

Dermody: Bring on the scrum attack video

Highlanders prop Siosiua Halanukonuka helped from the field during the Super Rugby quarterfinal match against the ...

Highlanders scrum coach happy for teams to keep targeting their scrum.

Highlanders title hopes stay alive video

Highlanders winger Waisake Naholo takes the ball up.

Highlanders book semifinal spot with a nail-biting win over the Brumbies in Canberra.

Queens Park seek redemption in Cup

Miguel Ortiz of Gore Wanderers challenges Jason McMath of Queens Park in a previous match between the two teams.

Queens Park are seeking redemption when Southland football's Charity Cup starts on Saturday.

Southland boxers advance to finals

Southland boxer Aaron Lay.

Aaron Lay and Raera Tuau-Templeton to compete for New Zealand boxing titles.

Jane Watson hoping hard work pays off

Southern Steel player Jane Watson, left, with Magic shooter Joanne Harten grabbing the ball in the trans-Tasman netball ...

Jane Watson is hoping that plenty of hard work can help the Southern Steel defeat the Queensland Firebirds in their trans-Tasman netball league semifinal.

Plenty to work on for Southern Steel

Southern Steel coach Noeline Taurua after the NZ conference final loss to the Magic.

There is plenty to work on for Southern Steel ahead of their trans-Tasman netball league semifinal.

Stags take step towards season

Tepasu Thomas playing for Manawatu in a preseason fixture in 2012.

Players get another chance to press their claims for Stags spot.

Form or finals experience?

Galbraith Shield.

Eastern-Northern Barbarians opt to use Stags halfback Jahvis Wallace from the bench in final.

Southland B team named

Pirates-Old Boys first five-eighth Greg Dyer.

Coach Matt Saunders encouraged by Southland B squad.

Kids' peaking for race

7 Torpedos team members Zoe Bennetts, 10, Phoebe O'Donnell, 10, Samuel Muir, 9, Charlotte Muir, 10, Todd Vermeir, 12, ...

Seven school pupils, the 7 Torpedos, have entered one of New Zealand's toughest multi-sport events.

Wanaka loses Allan to Oamaru

Wanaka triathlete and multisporter Dougal Allan with a German-made Cube mountain bike.

Oamaru's affordable lifestyle and beaches trump Wanaka.

Southland cyclists among the medals

The New Zealand men's team pursuit team on the way to winning gold at the junior world track cycling championships in ...

It was an early start in the Sexton household in Invercargill on Friday morning, but it was worth it.

Kiwi cyclists earn more medals

The gold-medal-winning New Zealand men's team pursuit team in action, led by Campbell Stewart, left, at the junior world ...

It was another successful day for the young Kiwis riders.

Semifinals have arrived

Club rugby.

Division two and three Southland club rugby semifinals have arrived.

Erwood thrilled by finals experience

Southern Steel player Abby Erwood, left, playing her debut game, while Magic wing attack Grace Rasmussen, on right looks on.

Southern Steel rookie Abby Erwood was surprised to be thrown a bib and told to warm up for her debut.

Cyclists claim gold at world champs

New Zealand's Southland cyclists Emma Cumming (left) and Ellesse Andrews on the victory podium after winning the women's ...

Southland's proud tradition of track cycling success on the world stage continues.

Blomfield in national talent squad

Invercargill swimmer Jacob Blomfield.

The swimming talent of Jacob Blomfield has been spotted by national coaches.

Barbarians' cap controversial journey

Eastern-Northern Barbarians lock Peter Grant.

It started with a conversation at a Rugby Smart course, now the Barbarians are ready for their first Galbraith Shield final.

Southland Road Champs in Te Anau

Jack Beaumont on his way to winning the senior men's title Southland Cross Country Championships at Waimumu.

Runners will be treading a new course for the Southland Road Championships this weekend, with Te Anau hosting the event after many years at Queens Park.

Highlanders team named

Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph.

Jamie Joseph makes some interesting changes to the Highlanders for quarterfinal showdown with Brumbies.

Badminton talent challenged at nationals

Southland badminton player Ella Smith,15.

Southland's future badminton stars were challenged at the New Zealand junior teams event recently.

Kiwi netballers snubbed

Laura Langman of the Swifts has been named in the trans-Tasman netball league 2016 All-Star team.

Netball fans have spoken and the Kiwi teams are the big losers in the 2016 All-Star team.

Knipe on track for success

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Sixteen-year-old track cyclist Bradly Knipe at the Invercargill velodrome for a ...

Promising Southland cyclist Bradly Knipe is on track for success at the Junior World Track Cycling Championships in Switzerland.

Waikaka eager to finish well

Rugby.

Waikaka are fired up for their 18th and final match of the division one club rugby seasons.

First jumps start

Trainer Sarah Stewart and jockey Terry Moseley after Pheasant's win in the Winton Cup.

Pheasant will switch to jumping in an attempt to stop him from holding his breath in races.

Hume 'shocked' by Ferns trial inclusion

Southern Steel and Netball South player Jamie Hume is a NZ Silver Ferns netball triallist.

Southern Steel rookie Jamie Hume was surprised to get a phone call from Silver Ferns coach Janine Southby on Wednesday morning.

Heat will go on experienced Silver Fern players

Southern Steel defender Jane Watson could be in line for the Silver Ferns' final 12.

Southern Steel dominate group of 28 players named to vie for spots in the Silver Ferns.

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