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Fury rates 'nice fella' Parker video

Kiwi heavyweight Joseph Parker beat Jason Bergman in his last fight in Samoa.

Heavyweight champion was glowing in his praise of New Zealand counterpart Joseph Parker.

Campbell dons clobber of Kiwi cobber

Cambridge rider Jesse Campbell on his ex-racehorse Kaapachino.

Jock Paget came to Jesse Campbell's rescue off the course at the Badminton Horse Trials.

Sidelines: The week that was

PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Russell Martin of the Toronto Blue Jays has Gatorade dumped on him after hitting a game-winning RBI ...

Great offspring, LeBron James and the Looney Tunes, spoiled brats and more feature in Sidelines.

Team NZ under sail in NY video

Sailing - The America's Cup - Portsmouth - 23/7/15
Glenn Ashby skipper of Emirates Team New Zealand takes part in a ...

America's Cup world series training hammers home Hudson River's challenges.

MMA fighter dies after hit-and-run

Jordan Parsons was a rising star of mixed martial arts.

Police are still searching for the driver who hit and killed Jordan Parsons in the US.

Sports Quiz - May 6

Leicester City fans are celebrating the club's first England top-flight title.

Sports Quiz - May 6

Dutch BMX track suits Kiwis

New Zealand BMX rider Trent Jones should like the track in the Netherlands.

Changes to make the Papendal BMX track in the Netherlands more open will suit Kiwi rider Trent Jones.

Pennie has novel answer to Zika threat

Great Britain's Fiona Pennie will fit a mosquito net to her canoe between races.

Canoe, paddle, mosquito net - British Olympian prepared for racing in Rio.

Kiwis start well at Badminton

Clarke Johnstone sits fourth after the dressage at the Badminton Horse Trials.

Three Kiwis sit in the top 10 during the dressage round.

Doping common, says Kiwi runner

Zane Robertson after winning the bronze medal in the men's 5000m final at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Kiwi runner Zane Robertson, who will compete in the 10,000 metres in Rio, says performance-enhancing drugs are rife in athletics.

Morgan to fight Queensland champ

Making a statement is just as important as winning when Bowyn Morgan fights Queensland champion Ben Kite later this month.

Kiwi champ to clash with Queensland title holder.

McDowell readying for Olympics

Titahi Bay kayaker Marty McDowell during his last training session at Lake Pupuke on Thursday, before heading to Europe ...

The Wellington kayaker says he will look to improve the small areas of his paddling ahead of Rio.

Golden look to NZ para-swim team video

New Zealand swimmer Sophie Pascoe was a star of the London Paralympics and looks capable of more gold medal efforts in Rio.

 Sophie Pascoe, Mary Fisher and Cameron Leslie headline strong team for Rio Paralympics.

Pascoe on a high for Rio video

Swimming star Sophie Pascoe is eager to make the most of the training time left for her before her third Paralympics ...

New Zealand's golden swimmer sticks with altitude training in the United States to boost Paralympic hopes.

No hidden motors expected on ToS

Cycling Southland's Bruce Ross is the Tour of Southland cycle race director.

Organisers are not expecting problems with mechanical doping during this year's 60th Tour of Southland cycle race.

Golf proves Trump not presidential: Boxer

It's not the first time Donald Trump has been accused of cheating.

One round was all it took to convince Oscar De La Hoya not to vote for the billionaire.

What it takes to get to Rio video

Slalom athlete, Luuka Jones, will soon represent New Zealand at the Rio Olympics.

An inside look at the sacrifices Kiwi athletes have made to realise their Rio dreams.

Picton group thinks big

Riders make their way up a track in Picton's Victoria Domain.

Bike Walk Picton want to make the town the best in the country for biking and walking,

Auckland to host worlds

Auckland's rich yachting history will continue with hosting another major international event.

Emergency bid lands youth world sailing championships for December.

Groovy Adams' running man video

Top New Zealand Olympian Val Adams performs the running man.

A big grinning Val Adams coaxes her 72-year-old coach into joining her in the running man dance craze.

NFL issues warnings about contaminated meat

Houston Texans tackle Duane Brown (76) failed a drug test after eating contaminated meat in Mexico.

Eating meat in some countries may lead to positive drug tests.

Todd primed for Badminton

Mark Todd and Leonidas have proven competitive at Badminton before and are heading New Zealand's hopes this week.

Evergreen equestrian star seeking fifth title and a chance to rubber-stamp selection for seventh Olympics.

International squash returns to Hamilton

Wellington's Evan Williams is the top seed and defending champion for this week's Waikato Open.

Great chance for local players to earn world ranking points in their own country.

Hopcroft enjoys experience despite touch loss video

New Zealand women's touch representative Trisha Hopcroft against Japan.

Southland's Trisha Hopcroft enjoyed her first taste of international touch in Auckland recently despite Australia dominating the series.

Mother and son shoot for history

Georgian sports shooter Nino Salukvadze will compete alongside her son at the Rio Olympics.

Like mother, like son - Rio will be the first Olympics featuring that family combination.

Nicholson's Rio hopes dashed

Andrew Nicholson and Nereo in action during last year's Badminton where he led following the cross-country phase.

Top Kiwi equestrian star withdraws from Badminton as he struggles back from neck surgery.

Hidden bike motor tests

UCI technical manager Mark Barfield gives details on the magnetic resonance technology used to detect a bike equipped ...

Up to 12,000 bikes to be checked for hidden motors this year as cycling gears up for Rio and the Tour de France.

Bewley gets Giro d'Italia ride

Sam Bewley has a key role as the team's engine during the Giro d'Italia.

Kiwi cyclist Sam Bewley will line up for Orica-GreenEDGE in the Giro d'Italia starting this week.

Parkour teen ready for global leap video

Jack Boriboon, 16, has been freerunning for two years.

A teenage Nelson parkour exponent hopes to run all the way to international events.

Nicholson in Rio stalemate

Andrew Nicholson and Nereo in action at the London Olympics where they helped New Zealand to a bronze medal in team eventing.

Injured equestrian star has comeback form for Badminton but dispute with NZ bosses lingers as Olympics deadline looms.

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