Star Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell dumped from his state side.
Kuggeleijn bowls Northern to victory, while Woodcock stars for Wellington in opening round of Plunket Shield.
Trainer Geoff Dunn will be looking for better luck with Tiger Tara in the Kaikoura Cup on Monday.
After throwing him an international lifeline, All Whites coach believes former captain will prove his desire to play international football.
Withdrawal of Scott Barrett from Mitre 10 Cup final means Aussie David McDuling will start for Canterbury.
NZ attack confident they have a plan to contain India's master blaster in must-win clash.
Damien Oliver ban stands, Baker-Forsman duo call in new jockey for Highlad ahead of Saturday's VRC Derby.
OPINION: Why Steve Hansen and Michael Cheika need to have a beer, or a nice cuppa.
Three potential test debutants named in Wallabies squad, including rugby league convert.
Joseph Parker world title bout "probably on the border" for government funding, Steven Joyce says.
Boxer David Nyika's grandad was diagnosed with Parkinson's in 2012 and they're now both knocking back its effects.
Luke Woodcock's 98 guided Wellington to victory over defending Plunket Shield champions Auckland.
Otago opening batsman Brad Wilson scored consecutive hundreds against Central Districts.
Sports reporter Christopher Reive shares 10 facts to get you excited about the Major League Baseball World Series.
Injured Melbourne Cup hope could retire to a New Zealand stud.
Opie Bosson, who is based in Hong Kong, will ride at the New Zealand Cup meeting.
Race car driver had just seconds to escape when his car exploded into flames.
OPINION: Michael Cheika is right to whinge. Not about clowns, or respect, but about refereeing, Ben Strang writes.
Warriors star admits he may need to take a pay cut for club to be successful.
The Breakers have caught a break with Adelaide's American teen sensation set to miss the visit to New Zealand.
The only Kiwi trained horse in the running for a Melbourne Cup start is coming good when it counts.
Kiwi Hayden Paddon is hoping his sixth time at Wales Rally GB could produce a podium finish.
Charity boxers turn it on for Breast Cancer awareness.
Ten years on the pair will hold a rematch of their fight.
Six newcomers and Highlander named captain of team to tour US and Europe.
Former All Black comes out of retirement to cover hooking crisis for NPC Championship final.
Injured jockey Jillian Morris will be away from riding for at least two months.
Australian cricketers happy with less pay if fewer games to play, former test star Shane Watson says.
OPINION: Has first XV rugby leap-frogged the provincial game in regard to NZ's production line?
The Cubs seem to have a date with destiny in the World Series. But not if the Indians have anything to do with it.