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Kyrgios hits back at 'racist' Fraser's rant video

Nick Kyrgios can't hide his disappointment following his four-set loss to Richard Gasquet at Wimbledon.

Aussie tennis star feuds with Aussie swimming legend after she says he should back to where his parents are from.

Action at Matamata races

Elitist powers down the middle of the track to win at Tauranga. Photo: Trish Dunell.

Matamata races $100,000 Pick 6 analysis.

Friend turns down new Warriors deal

Veteran hooker Nathan Friend is set to leave the New Zealand Warriors at the end of the current NRL season.

Experienced hooker to leave NRL franchise at the end of the year after turning down a one-year contract.

Blizzard chases Hastings prizes

Grey stayer, Blizzard will chase bigger Hastings prizes this spring.

Campbell 'it's bloody magic' video

John Campbell poses with fans outside Apia Park on the eve of the All Blacks test against Samoa.

"I love you John Campbell. You are a good man." Leading voice for All Blacks-Samoa test swamped by fans.

First XV: Players NZ snared

Sonny Bill Williams and Tana Umaga miss out in the midfield in this Samoan All Blacks first XV.

OPINION: No room for Umaga or SBW, revealing the embarrassment of NZ rugby's Samoan talent riches.

Hurrell in doubt for Storm clash

Warriors centre Konrad Hurrell is in doubt for this weekend's match against the Storm after suffering an injury at training on Tuesday.

Warriors centre may miss Sunday's clash against the Melbourne Storm after he left training with an injury.

All Blacks in lavalavas gallery video

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw and coach Steve Hansen in the team parade on the eve of the Samoa test in Apia.

Samoa rugby fans flock to All Blacks parade, but it's the PM who steals the show with not-so-subtle jibes.

'Always run through the line' video

Ben Payne caught celebrating a few paces too soon as Olympian Scott Overall passes him at the finish line to win the AJC Peachtree 10K race.

Olympian offers advice after stealing win in 10km race from rival who'd started celebrating too soon.

Haka vs Siva Tau - the challenge video

Samoa perform the Siva Tau ahead of their 2011 Rugby World Cup pool match against Wales in Hamilton.

It "stiffens the sinew and summons the blood", so just how will the All Blacks and Samoa pre-test rituals play out?

Crosstown bragging rights won video

The West Auckland Admirals were too strong for the Botany Swarm, beating them 7-2 in week five of the NZIHL.

West Auckland Admirals put seven goals on the Botany Swarm in a hard-hitting NZIHL encounter in Avondale.

Vete signs two-year deal

Albert Vete is making rapid strides with the Warriors.

Warriors focus on youth as they sign rookie prop on a two-year deal as the club builds for 2016.

Magic careers to go on

Key players Casey Kopua and Leana de Bruin will pair up again for the Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic in the 2016 ANZ Championship.

Veterans Casey Kopua and Leana de Bruin re-sign in an unchanged 2016 Waikato-Bay of Plenty netball team.

Hefty fine for Vandyke

Vandyke hit with hefty fine for prohibited substance.

MPs to Samoa for historic match

All Blacks Dan Carter, Israel Dagg, Charles Piutau and Richie McCaw receive a warm welcome at Faleolo Airport.

Eleven MPs are heading to Apia to watch the historic test match between the All Blacks and Manu Samoa - the first to be played on Samoan soil.

Ashes: Charles meets Mitch video

Prince Charles talks bowling with Australia cricket star Mitchell Johnson ahead of the first Ashes test.

Australia's 'Old Enemy' sends in big hitter Prince Charles for a verbal joust in pre-Ashes test meet.

Canes re-sign rising star No 10

Hurricanes first five-eighth Otere Black in action against the Blues during his first Super Rugby season.

NZ under-20s and Maori All Black first five-eighth Otere Black signs two year Super Rugby deal.

Lee's new coach a 'life-changer'

Danny Lee feels he finally has the swing to set him apart in the golfing world.

Kiwi PGA Tour event winner considers what's changed in the last three months to make him a champion.

De Villiers ruled fit to play video

Springboks centre Jean de Villiers has been ruled fit to play in a World XV exhibition game.

Springboks centre who feared he may not walk unaided again deemed match-fit for World XV game.

Barker lures TNZ mates

Jeremy Lomas consoles Dean Barker at the last America's Cup. The Team New Zealand pair are now part of Japan's hopes for the next campaign.

Former Team New Zealand crew sign on with Dean Barker-led Japanese America's Cup syndicate.

Kyrgios implodes mid-match video

Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has been accused of tanking in his Wimbledon match against Richard Gasquet.

Volatile tennis player booed at Wimbledon after appearing to give up points when the going got tough.

Bodies and bikes go flying video

Cyclists hobble about at the scene of the 20-rider crash on stage three of the Tour de France.

Kiwi among 20 Tour de France riders caught in a "high speed" tangle injuring bodies and egos in Belgium.

Venus exits Wimbledon

Michael Venus' run at Wimbledon is over.

Top seeds too good for top New Zealand tennis player with straight sets win in third round of doubles.

Record run chase ties series

Sophie Devine's fine batting couldn't help New Zealand to a win in the fourth ODI against India.

India force a decider against the White Ferns with their highest ever successful run chase at home.

Wawrinka stays on course for rare slam double

French Open champion Stan Wawrinka moved into the last eight at Wimbledon, defeating Belgium's David Goffin in straight sets.

Stan Wawrinka defeated dangerous Belgian David Goffin 7-6(3) 7-6(6) 6-4 to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals.

Murray through as big-serving Ivo comes unstuck

Andy Murray defeated Ivo Karlovic to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the eighth straight year.

Andy Murray dropped a set but emerged unharmed from the sights of bullet-serving Croat Ivo Karlovic.

Froome in charge after crash-marred third stage

Riders and bikes lie strewn on the side of a Belgium road after a crash during the third stage of the Tour de France, which forced a neutralisation of the stage.

Joaquim Rodriguez won the crash-marred third stage of the Tour de France, with Chris Froome taking the yellow jersey.

Serena ousts Venus in Williams family showdown

Serena Williams stretches to play a backhand shot during her fourth round match against older sister Venus.

Serena Williams stood three wins away from hoisting her fourth successive grand slam title by trumping elder sister Venus.

Masood, Younus centuries put Pakistan on top

Younus Khan racked up his 30th test century as Pakistan reached 230-2 at stumps, chasing 377 for victory against Sri Lanka.

Pakistan's Shan Masood struck his maiden test century and Younus Khan his 30th to fuel their spirited chase for a daunting 377-run victory target.

Sharapova into last eight after defeating Diyas

Maria Sharapova got a solid challenge from Kazakh Zarina Diyas before reaching the Wimbledon quarterfinals.

Maria Sharapova came through a spirited test from Zarina Diyas to reach the quarterfinals at Wimbledon.

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