Sport

Kid Cormac in a class of his own

He may only be eight years old but Cormac Buchanan showed experience and talent beyond his years to claim the Southland Peewee Solo title at Oreti Park.

TRS success huge for stars in waiting

5:00am Drivers Jamie Conroy and Brendon Leitch have thrust their sport in front of everyone in Southland through their impressive results, but neither are content - they want more success.

Teens excel on trip north

5:00am Some of Southland's top teenage athletes achieved pleasing results at North Island track and field events this month.

Rush of medals for Otago swimmers

5:00am A group of 17 swimmers, representing four Southland clubs - Hokonui, Murihiku, Orca and Waverley - competed at the 13-and-over Otago champs last week.

Highlanders prove too sharp for Crusaders

The Highlanders notched up a win but more importantly got through their pre-season match with the Crusaders relatively unscathed.

A day to remember

Poppymalda's impressive win at Ascot Park on Saturday gave Nathan Williamson more reason to consider taking her to the North Island Trotting Breeders' Stakes at Alexandra Park on February 27.

Cup delivers Orange win 999

Melbourne-owned Johnny Fox provided Blair Orange with his fifth Invercargill Cup win on Saturday.

Arden's Legacy under offer

Invercargill Cup Day briefs

Way's dream over

Vanessa Way Vanessa Way's dreams of representing New Zealand at the world equestrian games over.

Sisters help to save horses

Horses destined for the slaughterhouse have been transformed thanks to the efforts of three sisters.

McKay edges rivals to snare first three-star title

The buck stops here

White signs off winning season

Invercargill teenager Nicole White completed a season of success at last week's prestigious Horse of the Year Show in Hastings.

Is your photo a winner?

Congratulations to all of our Tour of Southland photo winners. 

Vessey impresses on tour debut

Alexandra's 18-year-old cyclist Tom Vessey was "pretty chuffed" with his debut Tour of Southland.

Generation Next invigorate tour

Oram takes 2013 tour

Sprint ace celebrates milestone

Southland rider Tom Scully grew up around the Tour of Southland, although not necessarily watching it.

The Burt effect spreads

The Burt Munro Challenge has injected its annual dose of atmosphere and dollars into Southland.

Heartbreak at loss of motorcyclist

Waikato motorcyclist killed en-route to biking event was a passionate inventor.

Crash? What crash?

Man mows Munro message

Kiwi bike racer tells his story

Hugh Anderson remains New Zealand's most successful motorbike rider on the world stage.

Climbing to the top

Emily Jagoutz Results from the Southland secondary schools' rock climbing competition at the YMCA in Invercargill this month.

Southland U15 boys face Aussies

The Southland under-15 boys' hockey team take on a NSW country side at the ILT Hockey Turf today.

Teen takes up Kendo

Reid inclined to do well

School netballers miss out

Southland Girls' High School have missed out on the final eight at the national secondary schools' national netball championships.

'Kid Dynamite' Kyrgios in a confident mood

Aussie teenager compared to Roger Federer as he eyes grand slam semifinal berth.

Allenby ran up $US3400 strip club bill, say reports

US reports say Australian golfer Robert Allenby ran up a $4500 bar tab with friends at a Honolulu strip club the night he claims he was abducted.

Ageless Vettori basks in test and ODI records

Mateo holds no grudge after Warriors exit

Venus upsets Radwanska at Australian Open

Venus Williams advances into her first grand slam quarterfinal since 2010 US Open with an upset win over sixth seed.

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