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Team NZ battle at Portsmouth video

Team New Zealand battled in the light breeze at Portsmouth.

One podium spot and two disappointing finishes for Team NZ on day one..

Kiwis athletes on London podium

Cantabrian Tom Walsh finished second in the final Diamond League meet in London before the Olympics.

Kiwis Tom Walsh and Eliza McCartney in top three in the final Diamond League athletics meeting before the Olympics.

Third Tour title looms for Froome

Chris Froome celebrates as he retains the Yellow Jersey following stage 20 of the Tour de France.

Chris Froome stays safe to hold yellow jersey into final stage of Tour de France.

Dean: Froome, Team Sky show the way

Yellow jersey race leader Chris Froome needed the support of his team after crashing on stage 19 of the Tour de France.

OPINION: Although it wasn't a thrilling battle for the yellow jersey, Team Sky's dominance of the Tour should be admired.

Russia face Paralympics ban

Fiona Allan says New Zealand Paralympians are warned about taking any performance enhancing substances.

Paralympics CEO Fiona Allan says nations are putting more focus on Paralympic medal success.

'I've been shot': Dank's 4am text

Stephen Dank

Controversial sports scientist Stephen Dank has been injured during a shooting at his Melbourne home.

NZ juniors in cycling medals again

Southlander Bradly Knipe won silver in the 1000m time trial in Switzerland.

Bradly Knipe and Ellesse Andrews boost NZ's medal haul at Junior Track Cycling World Championships.

Mixed bag for Team NZ

Team NZ in action during the world series practice day in Portsmouth.

Team New Zealand won one of the four races on the scheduled practice day.

World record upstages Bolt video

Kendra Harrison of the US dips for the line to set a new world record in the women's 100m hurdles at the Muller ...

Champion is overshadowed by a world record from a American who won't be at the Olympics.

White Sox suffer first softball loss

Shortstop Hailey Breakwell hit a two-run home run in the White Sox's loss to Japan at the world softball championships.

The White Sox's bubble burst at the world softball champions with error-strewn loss to world champions Japan.

Froome bloodied in crash video

Yellow Jersey leader Chris Froome of Great Britain (right) is helped to the finish line by Team Sky teammate Wout Poels ...

Chris Froome hits the deck but retains the yellow jersey on the Tour de France's 19th stage.

Is this Parker's next foe? video

Ukrainian heavyweight Alexander Dimitrenko could be named as Joseph Parker's next heavyweight opponent when an ...

Giant Ukrainian a contender to help prep Joseph Parker for his title fight with Anthony Joshua.

'Mad' Mike goes 'blind' drifting video

Mike Whiddett drifted with his windows blacked out.

Mike Whiddett drifted a car with blacked out windows in his "biggest challenge" yet.

Haumono camp threatens action video

Bad timing? Solomon Haumono's management are protesting his loss by knockout to Joseph Parker in Christchurch on ...

Solomon Haumono's management claimed he was fit to fight on against Joseph Parker despite loss by knockout

McLaren: Bring on Rio

Black Sticks star Anita McLaren trains in the lead-up to the Olympic Games.

Anita McLaren says she will take a leaf out of Kelsey Smith's book and "play with confidence."

Golden Moments: Mark Todd video

Mark Todd flanked by Karen Stives (left) and Virginia Holgate-Leng (right) on the podium in Los Angeles in 1984.

Mark Todd's eventing gold medals in 1984 and 1988 helped put equestrian on the map in New Zealand.

Haumono disputes ref's call video

Referee Bruce McTavish was the centre of attention after Joseph Parker stopped Solomon Haumono with a vicious uppercut ...

Referee accused of calling off Solomon Haumono's bout with Joseph Parker prematurely.

Parker stops Haumono video

Joseph Parker takes a big swing at Solomon Haumono.

Predictable win for Joseph Parker as Solomon Haumono proves no match for Kiwi.

Southland cyclists among the medals

The New Zealand men's team pursuit team on the way to winning gold at the junior world track cycling championships in ...

It was an early start in the Sexton household in Invercargill on Friday morning, but it was worth it.

Top Kiwi road cyclist retires

New Zealand road cyclist Jesse Sergent, pictured riding at last year's world championships, is retiring.

After struggling to return to form, Jesse Sergent has called it a day.

Haumono protest 'complete joke' video

Apart from a couple of defensive lapses, Joseph Parker dominated Solomon Haumono with his speed and power to gain his ...

Joseph Parker's handlers say "zero chance" of complaint succeeding because of Kiwi fighter's total dominance.

Kiwi cyclists earn more medals

The gold-medal-winning New Zealand men's team pursuit team in action, led by Campbell Stewart, left, at the junior world ...

It was another successful day for the young Kiwis riders.

Jousting: the time hath cometh video

Should this ancient sport be included in the Olympics?

Hark, jousting fans! Enthusiasts say the sport doth deserve to be in the Olympics.

'Badly hurt' Haumono saved video

Joseph Parker sends Solomon Haumono to the canvas in Christchurch.

Parker fight protest pointless as Kiwi heavyweight poised to finish him off anyway, respected US boxing writer says.

Froome's lead at four minutes

Yellow jersey leader Chris Froome powered away to beat time trial specialist Tom Dumoulin by 21 seconds in the 17km ...

Chris Froome edges nearer to retaining his Tour de France title with mountain time trial win.

Parker's next bout imminent video

Joseph Parker and trainer Kevin Barry celebrate the New Zealand heavyweight champion's knockout win over Solomon Haumono ...

Joseph Parker's next opponent goes public on Tuesday

'The funeral of athletics'

Pole vaulter Elena Isimbayeva has described the CAS decision "the funeral of athletics"..

Russia condemns upholding of Olympics ban on track and field athletes.

Sky shuts down live-streams

Sky came under pressure to stamp out illegal livestreaming after more than 100,000 people watched Joseph Parker's May ...

Three illegal streams of boxing event swiftly cut off before Joseph Parker's bout with Solomon Haumono.

Appeal over Pistorius jail term video

Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to six years' imprisonment for murdering Reeva Steenkamp.

South African prosecutors will appeal the runner's "shockingly lenient" six-year sentence for murder.

Recap: Parker v Haumono

Joseph Parker faces-off with Solomon Haumono at the weigh-in.

NZ heavyweight boxing champ Joseph Parker sends Solomon Haumono to the canvas.

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