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Durban doubt on hosting Games video

The Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.

South African officials admit it isn't looking good for the city to host 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Newbies tackle Ironman

Leslie Thorn, Alf Robson, Scott Fortune, Grant Mackay and Justin Ormsby are headed to Taupo to given the Ironman ...

They gave up drinking and started training. Now seven of them are headed to a tough triathlon.

Four new faces for NZ men

Mac Wilcox is one of four uncapped players in the NZ men's hockey squad to face Pakistan next month.

New coach of national men's hockey team names young squad to take on Pakistan in Wellington and Wairarapa next month.

Single focus for Manson

Robbie Manson won the NZ men's single scull title and now wants to try his hand internationally in the boat.

The Rio Olympics double sculler doesn't want to just warm a seat for Mahe Drysdale.

Queenstown team wins GODZone video

Team Tiki Tour cross the GODZone finish line at Frankton
Beach near Queenstown on Tuesday morning.

A Queenstown adventure race team has crossed the GODZone finish line first at Frankton Beach, near Queenstown.

'Destitute' Korbut auctions medals

Olga Korbut in action during the 1972 Olympics in Munich.

The Soviet's darling of the 1972 Olympics forced to sell off gymnastics memorabilia in US.

Tip top table tennis

Heath Murdoch in NZ Masters Games'  table-tennis winning action.

Totara Park's Heath Murdoch proved to be a master at table tennis winning six golds at the New Zealand Masters Games in Whanganui

UFC fighter's family refused US visas video

​Nurmagomedov has a 8-0 record in UFC.

Khabib Nurmagomedov could become the first UFC Russian champion, but his family won't be in Las Vegas to support him.

Sports Quiz - February 28

The Chiefs celebrate James Lowe's (left) first intercept try against the Highlanders.

Sports Quiz - February 28

Gold for NZ men's sprint in LA

Sam Webster, left, Ethan Mitchell, and Eddie Dawkins led throughout the final.

Kiwis power home to topple Germany in World Cup round on Oscars night in LA.

Surfing great wants shark cull video

Kelly Slater says 20 shark attacks in six years is too much for one island.

"Honestly, I won't be popular for saying this," Kelly Slater says as he lashes out after surfer's death.

Hareb strong in Aussie

Taranaki's Paige Hareb has shown strong form over the opening month of surf contests in Australia.

Another podium finish puts Kiwi surfer in strong early position to win back world tour vest.

Steel sharpener Crouser: I'll be back video

Olympic shot put champ Ryan Crouser peppered the 22-metre mark at the Auckland Track Challenge.

Olympic shot put champ vows to return to New Zealand after wildly successful off-season visit.

Shot putters warm up for nationals

Southland shot putter Jack Welsh in action at the Southland Athletics Championships at Surrey Park.

There were some excellent performances at the Southland Athletics Championships in Invercargill.

Meet the 'world's worst skier' video

Adrian Solano crashing during the competition.

Venezuelan skier Adrian Solano had never seen snow until he was on the start-line at world championships.

Kiwi sailor's remarkable race

Kiwi sailor Conrad Coleman has finally finished a dramatic Vendee Globe race.

Conrad Colman battles fire, storms, running out of rations, and falling overboard to complete round-the-world race.

McCartney targets Aussies video

Eliza McCartney shows her joy after breaking the Oceania record with a 4.82m clearance at the Auckland Track Challenge.

New Zealand's pole vault star has a slightly different view to her coach regarding the rest of her domestic season.

Transgender issue hits the mat

Mack Beggs, a transgender boy, competes in a state championship girls wrestling competition, in Cypress, Texas.

How a transgender teenage wrestler's win divided both a sport and a country.

Wilder: I'll fight Parker anywhere

WBC champion Deontay Wilder is willing to take his heavyweight belt on the line if necessary.

"Either way it goes, I just want the fight made. I don't care about location," WBC champ says of unification bout with Kiwi.

Barker questions Team NZ tactics

Team Japan skipper Dean Barker is thrilled to have his America's Cup racing catamaran in the water.

Team Japan boss launches latest America's Cup catamaran and says he has an advantage over his old syndicate.

Pacquiao, Khan to fight in April

Manny Pacquiao came out of retirement to fight - and beat - WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas in November.

Retirement is a distant memory for Manny Pacquiao as he agrees to fans' request to step into the ring with Amir Khan.

Farah hits back at doping claims

Mo Farah won two golds at last year's Rio Olympics.

Olympic champion's coach is accused of giving runners banned supplements in anti-doping report.

Five medals for Kiwi cyclists

Campbell Stewart, here riding in the omnium, was one of five Kiwi medal winners at the UCI Track World Cup in Los ...

Kiwis were flying around the Los Angeles velodrome.

McCartney soars to record 4.82m video

Eliza McCartney hails the crowd after pole-vaulting to a personal best and New Zealand and Oceania records at the ...

Kiwi pole vault star lights up the Auckland Track Challenge with an Oceania record clearance.

Crouser monsters Walsh again

Ryan Crouser of the United States competes in the Men's Shot Put Final during The Big Shot and Fast K at Retro Sports ...

American Olympic champion bombs a New Zealand all-comers record of 22.15m at the Auckland Track Challenge.

Wilder calls out Parker

Deontay Wilder has retained the WBC world heavyweight tile with a win over Gerald Washington.

Deontay Wilder knocks out Gerald Washington and then quickly calls out Joseph Parker.

Southland touch stars make NZ team

Southland's Trisha Hopcroft at touch training.  She has been selected for the NZ women's touch team to play against ...

Southland touch players have gained national selection recently.

Cooper's comeback win at Cardrona

Anton Cooper has won the national cross country mountain bike title.

After a difficult year, Anton Cooper is a national mountain bike champion again.

Kessler at home in Taupo

Meredith Kessler won the 2016 edition of Ironman NZ.

American Meredith Kessler will compete in her 60th Ironman event in Taupo on Saturday, searching for a sixth straight Ironman New Zealand victory.

GODZone competitors take to rapids video

GODzone race director Warren Bates.

Some thrilling rafting has been introduced to GODZone adventure race for the first time.

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