The Breakers and Warriors will trade balls for controllers next week.
Three Canterbury players, including 18-year-old Jessie Anderson, are on track to debut for the Black Sticks next week.
Kiwi who lost WBO title in controversial circumstances backs Parker to go all the way.
Kiwi runner Nikki Hamblin's famous act of goodwill at the Rio Olympics is one of the lasting images of the year.
The Blackjacks will get a shot at three gold medals at World Bowls.
Legendary boxing referee will control Joseph Parker and Andy Ruiz's WBO title fight.
Hockey NZ confident they will get a very capable new Black Sticks men's coach after Colin Batch's shock departure to lead Australia.
Kiwis rack up five golds and 16 podiums on an outstanding day at the UCI Oceania Track Cycling Championships.
"Trust me, I'm more powerful and hitting harder than ever," Kiwi heavyweight says.
Cliff Curtis, Sir Graham Henry and Eric Murray are among famous faces expected to attend Saturday night's fight.
Kiwi rowing champ to battle the man he pipped for gold at the Rio Olympics, in Whanganui on Sunday.
Mana Special Olympics athletes did well at the recent trans-Tasman tournament.
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Wellington girl Izzy Ahearn has taken 15 minutes off indoor world record.
"Everyone wants to see it, I've said I want to do it. Someone make it happen."
New Zealand is guaranteed to add three more medals to their world bowls championship's medal haul.
Lydia Ko's former coach has expressed concern over the expectations placed on the Kiwi world No 1.
Heavyweight contenders refuse to engage in war of words before title showdown on Saturday.
Ironmen and Ironmaori will both be calling Taupo home next year.
"A lot of people are underestimating me ... the way I look or how I am," Mexican heavyweight says.
Cheerleading is on its way to becoming an Olympic sport.
But former British Cycling coach cleared of eight others following harassment claims.
The New Zealand sprint team impressed on the opening day of the UCI Oceania Track Cycling Championships in Melbourne.