Sport

Marist impressive in opening round

The acquisition of fresh blood from South Africa and Otago has bolstered the Marist premier rugby team's stocks.

Harness trainer turns property developer

Dave Anderson, who has won two Breeders Crown finals, will sign off his training career with Alderbaren Ay M in the New Zealand Trotting Stakes at Addington.

The Bishop prepares for Riverton Cup

Riverton Cup candidate The Bishop trained at the Wyndham racecourse on Monday.

Fifth Southland club softball title

Demons Red coasted to their fifth title on the main softball diamond at Surrey Park on Saturday.

Townshend takes gold on final day

Injury and loss of winter training hours was overcome in 30 strokes for Michaela Townshend.

Aeration to help track

Aeration machinery will be bought to assist in the Ascot Park galloping track, Southland Racing Club president Sean Bellew says.

Barron reaches 1000 driving wins

The win of Holdonmyheart in an Interdominion heat at Adelaide in March 1997 coupled with 999 wins in New Zealand, two of them at Ascot Park on Sunday, saw Raukahauka driver Clark Barron reach 1000 Australasian wins.

Charles seriously ill

Parker snares first win

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.

Pulse back in business after win over Magic in Wellington

Central Pulse on form in impressive 49-38 win over the Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic in Wellington.

NZRU keen to create time, space, clarity

New Zealand Rugby Union’s outlines early wish-list as it ponders how to improve game for fans and players.

Haddin sledges Black Caps for being too nice

Super Rugby Power Rankings – Week 7

Black Caps play straight bat to sledging

Cricket's "nice guys" refuse to bite on sledging antics of world champion Aussies.

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