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Spieth shows Ko way to glory

American Jordan Spieth ran away with the Masters crown at the weekend.

OPINION: Young Texan proves power isn't everything in a golf major, writes Mark Reason.

Cook's poor run all in the mind

OPINION: England captain is not out of form but he is out of confidence and would do well to copy the approach of Root and Bell.

No profit in All Black exodus

Naholo move rubs fans raw

cricket

Boult-less blues for Sunrisers video

Trent Boult took three wickets in last night's IPL clash to contribute to his sides win.

IPL side falls short by four runs after leaving out both of their Black Caps in clash with Delhi Daredevils.

Battle of Black Caps quicks video

NZ bowling duel in Visakhapatnam as Kiwi spearheads Trent Boult and Tim Southee clash in the IPL.

Former Black Cap Mathew Sinclair

Former Black Cap in domestic dispute video

Police called to deal with a domestic dispute involving former New Zealand cricketer Mathew Sinclair.

rugby

Sevens tug-of-war on horizon

Kieran Read and Aaron Cruden are expected to forgo the chance to compete for a sevens gold medal in Rio to focus on the All Blacks next year.

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen wins battle to keep Kieran Read but could lose more stars to sevens.

Concussion the biggest issue

OPINION: Unless rugby acts on concussion now, its finest warriors may one day be unable to feed themselves.

Nick Frisby kicked the Reds to victory over the Cheetahs with a late drop goal.

Frisby kicks Reds to victory

Reds first-five boots side to a tense 18-17 Super Rugby victory over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

football

Arsenal win by keeper blunder gallery video

Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici in a failed diving-save effort, letting the ball in to give Arsenal the extra-time win in their FA Cup semifinal.

Rival managers unite in praise of goalie after botched save costs club a spot in the FA Cup final.

PSV Eindhoven win Dutch title

12:16 PM  Emphatic 4-1 victory over Heerenveen secures title for club for first time in seven seasons.

Eden Hazard slides on his knees in front of an ecstatic Chelsea fan base after his 38th minute strike to beat Manchester United.

Chelsea 10 clear at the top

Victory over Manchester United gives London club seemingly unassailable lead in the EPL

league

Errors still Warriors' top problem video

The Warriors cut dejected figures as they trudge from the field following Saturday's last-minute NRL loss to the Cowboys in Townsville.

Warriors slow to learn as simple errors cost them again, wing Jonathan Wright says.

Last-ditch loss for Warriors video

Cowboys score in 79th minute to seal 28-24 victory, taking NZ franchise to three win-four loss record.

Tuimoala Lolohea is set to get his chance in the No 6 jersey for the Warriors next season.

Maloney rebuffs approach

Tuimoala Lolohea set to get first crack alongside Shaun Johnson in the Warriors halves next year.

basketball

Late lay-up helps Rams edge Jets

Canterbury Rams forward Richie Edwards drives down the lane during his sides thrilling win over the Manawatu Jets in Christchurch..

Marques Whippy breaks Manawatu hearts with basket at buzzer to lift Canterbury to 78-76 NBL win.

Saints prevail in NBL thriller

Wellington extended unbeaten run in NBL to six wins with thrilling 94-92 victory over Southland in Invercargill.

Montenegrin rookie Nikola Mirotic led the NBA in fourth-quarter scoring and the Chicago Bulls need him to continue to contribute in the playoffs.

Spotlight on foreign players

The San Antonio Spurs wouldn't have won last year's NBA title without their international presence.

golf

It's a Ko-verload, warns coach

Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko needs to slow down and take more breaks from golf, according to her coach David Leadbetter.

Lydia Ko's coach has warned she could burn out if she doesn't start switching off from golf.

Thai grabs Shenzhen lead

Kiradech Aphibarnrat dropped three shots in his last two holes but still has a two-shot lead.

American Troy Merritt holds a three shot lead heading into the final round of the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links, South Carolina.

Merritt leads, Spieth in hunt

12:29 PM  Tough final round ahead for unheralded world No 249 with big guns a few shots behind at RBC Heritage.

netball

Chance for history disappears

A disastrous third quarter cost Ellen Halpenny and the Magic dearly in their loss to the Firebirds.

Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic produce dreadful third quarter to end any hope of beating Firebirds.

Steel out to right the wrongs

The Steel let themselves down against the Magic and are eager to bounce back in Melbourne.

Irene van Dyk has cut an increasingly forlorn figure on the Pulse's bench.

Time for van Dyk to call it quits

OPINION: Irene van Dyk has cut an increasingly forlorn figure on the Pulse's bench, says Hamish Bidwell.

tennis

Djokovic tops Nadal, into final

Novak Djokovic stretched his winning streak to 16 matches, beating Rafa Nadal in straight sets to book a spot in the Monte Carlo Masters final.

Novak Djokovic overcame a strong challenge from Rafael Nadal to reach the Monte Carlo Masters final with a 6-3 6-3 win.

Hingis falls as Fed Cup tie level

Martina Hingis made an impressive return to big-time singles tennis but was eventually outplayed.

It took almost two-and-a-half hours for Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova to beat Sabine Lisicki, helping Russia to a 2-0 lead over Germany in their Fed Cup semifinal.

Russians, Czechs on track

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova produced a stunning comeback to help Russia into a 2-0 lead against Germany.

motorsport

Hopes for Ferrari-Mercedes battle

Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel is hoping for a Ferrari-Mercedes battle in the Bahrain Grand Prix.

1:11 PM  Mercedes split on the grid for the first time this year, opening the way for a scintillating race, F1 driver Sebastian Vettel says.

Ferrari ride all on performance

12:57 PM  2007 F1 world champ Kimi Raikkonen told his job in the red car depends on race performance.

Formula One driver Nico Rosberg admits he over-thought qualifying at the Bahrain Grand Prix, costing him a place at the front of the grid.

Qualifying goes 'pear-shaped'

12:43 PM  Nico Rosberg pays the price for too much forward-thinking in qualifying at Bahrain Grand Prix.

other sports

Solo stint a lonely experience

Fiona Bourke will spend the 2015 international season in the single scull.

Kiwi rower Fiona Bourke would rather be in a double scull than a single a year out from the Olympics.

Black Sticks advance to final

Convincing 4-0 win over South Korea in Hastings puts NZ women's hockey team into final of Hawke's Bay Cup.

Lauren Boyle will spearhead the New Zealand team for the 2015 world swimming champs in Russia.

Kiwi swimmers buoyant

Despite coaching problems with the governing body, NZ's elite swimmers have lifted their game.

racing

Injured jockey: TAB to refund bets

Opie Bosson, pictured on dual derby winner Mongolian Khan, was stood down due to injury at Ellerslie on Saturday.

TAB refunds bets on top jockey Opie Bosson at Ellerslie after he was stood down injured.

Hain chasing an Group I glory

Pondarosa Miss couldn't do it for Noel Harris last start, but she could weave her magic for Daniel Hain.

Philip Vela who died on Saturday.

Racing industry mourns death

Influential racing and fishing businessman Philip Vela dies

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