The Southland Stags may have opened the scoring, but that was as good as it got against Wellington in their NPC rugby match.
Dylan Schmidt showed the benefit of his Olympic seventh placing to claim his first title at the 2016 NZ Gymsports Championships in Invercargill.
A dominant second stage ride has enabled Tasman rider Finn Fisher-Black to claim the yellow jersey in the U17 division after the first day of the Junior Tour of Southland.
Invercargill's Phoenix Synchronised Swimming Club have achieved excellent results at the 2016 Synchronised Swimming Spring National Championships in Tauranga.
Highlanders will keep in touch with Joe Schmidt, but could choose next coach from within.
Southland's top junior tennis players achieved some excellent results at recent South Island tournaments.
The 2016/17 season is officially underway and North Town bowlers have sent early warning signals throughout the Southland province.
The shearing sports season starts in Central Otago.
Southland couple Erin Criglington and Neil Jamieson will feel young again at the World Masters Track Cycling Championships.
There were mixed results for Southland at the 2016 NZ Gymsports national championships at Stadium Southland in Invercargill.
Southland Stags winger Tauasosi Tuimavave will make a rare start against his former province on Friday night.
The Southland under-48kg rugby team have won the South Island tournament for the third-year in a row.
Cromwell squash stalwart Jackie Hamilton is on a Commonwealth Games journey - and she has it in her sights.
David Kirk of Gore recounts how he thought little of it when his wife persuaded him to attend this year's Motorsport New Zealand Awards evening at Te Papa in Wellington.
Scott Hellier and Robyn Pullar are the 2016 Southland Matchplay Champions, after the championships played out at Greenacres recently.
Veteran hooker Jason Rutledge will captain the Southland Stags against Wellington on Friday night.
Southland's Hamish Keast won last year's Junior Tour of Southland with a broken collarbone, now he's back to defend his title.
Dylan Schmidt has bounced back from making the trampolining final in Rio to compete at the nationals in Invercargill.
Invercargill has attracted almost 1000 gymnasts to the New Zealand Gymsports Championships.
Emilia Price, of Winton, is playing against the world's top junior tennis stars in Hungary.
Two top New Zealand cyclists, Jo Kiesanowski and Matt Archibald, have retired from the sport.
Chris Forne's top three tips for multisport navigation: focus, map, mental energy.
It was another disappointing defeat for the Southland Stags against North Harbour on Sunday.
The new Southland club softball season got underway at Surrey Park on Saturday.
Class six trotter Golden Gate is likely to resume racing at Ascot Park on Saturday.
Riverton trainer Kelvin Tyler was centre of attention at the Southland Thoroughbred Racing Awards.
The Southland Rams have boosted rugby league's profile despite losing their NZ Rugby League Championship decider.
Koxinga gave owner-trainer Wayne Humphries and jockey Darrin Skerrett a hometown win at Gore on Friday.
Trainers Stephen Blair-Edie and H Cheng won two races at Gore and were second in another.
The Southland Stags are looking to build on their first win of the season against North Harbour on Sunday.