Marina Erakovic fought bravely but eventually succumbed to Petra Kvitova at the French Open.
Luke Ronchi could be in line for a test debut with BJ Watling doubtful for second test with England.
John Dunn knows it's possible to win the Harness Jewels from the second line.
Tim Nanai-Williams says the high number of concussions this season has been a wake-up call.
The Chiefs will have at least one of their specialist locks back from injury to take on the Highlanders.
The Warriors will boast an experienced lineup against the Knights in Auckland on Sunday.
Fifa Under-20 World Cup organisers not concerned about slow ticket sales and won't be giving out free tickets to fill stands.
Phil Simmons says omitting veteran for the upcoming series with Australia is the right call.
Anaheim Ducks beat Chicago Blackhawks to take 3-2 lead in NHL Western Conference Finals.
Pakistan spin bowler Raza Hasan has been banned for two years after failing a doping test, the country's cricket board said.
Their last-round match is effectively meaningless, but the Magic want to keep their high standards.
Sir Owen Glenn sets up trust to hold his shares in the Warriors league team on behalf of fans.
Rockets' 128-115 victory over Warriors keeps NBA Western Conference finals series alive.
New Zealand were excellent for most of the first test but went missing when it counted
Reigning NBL champions will play in Taiwan later this year after accepting an invitation for the prestigious R. William Jones Cup.
Former Australian defender Demelza Fellowes has announced her retirement
The new record attendance for ANZ Stadium could be set by a football friendly involving an A-League club and the EPL champions.
New Zealand's Scott Dixon still has plenty to smile about despite his fourth place finish at the Indianapolis 500 on Monday.
Stuff.co.nz football writer Sam Wilson hands out his end of season awards after another action-packed campaign in England.
Australian bowling great backs countryman to take over bitter rivals, saying it would be a boost for the English setup.
OPINION: OPINION: The Black Caps have built a monster that has quickly come back to bite them with aggressive England counter-punching to glory.
Football fans angry after a 31-year-old woman tugged a star player's shirt away from an 8-year-old.
Pulse captain faces a possible fine, censure or even suspension over her reaction to an umpire's decision.
London club are prepared to spend heavily to try to tempt a marquee manager to succeed Sam Allardyce.
Blues coach maintains the Maroons have lost none of their edge despite being toppled last year.
Rugged Welsh rugby prop desperate to have ex-ABs star "shove his hand between my legs in the scrum".
Golf health may be ailing, but on eve of his NYC course opening billionaire says business is grand.
Commentary from day five of the Black Caps vs England test at the home of cricket, Lord's.
Club officials indicate that manager's position is unchanged regardless of the severity of the 6-1 loss to Stoke on the final day of EPL season.
Ivorian striker will not play for another English team when he leaves Chelsea and may end his career in the MLS.