National Sport

Kiwis survive Samoan scare

NZ prevail by the skin of their teeth, beating a passionate Toa Samoa side 14-12 in Whangarei.

Aces beat Volts in thriller

Black Caps fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan proves match-winner as Auckland win T20 clash against Otago by two runs.

NZ Maori thump Japan

Blues first five-eighth Ihaia West produces a commanding performance as the tourists triumph 61-21 in Kobe.

Knights kill off Firebirds

Strong bowling display helps domestic T20 champs began title defence with impressive 26-run win over Wellington.