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Breakers and Warriors take aim

The Breakers and Warriors will trade balls for controllers at an eSports Call of Duty Infinite Warfare challenge.

The Breakers and Warriors will trade balls for controllers next week.

Canterbury trio set for Black Sticks debut

Striker Catherine Tinning is one of five Canterbury players in the Black Sticks for the Malaysian series.

Three Canterbury players, including 18-year-old Jessie Anderson, are on track to debut for the Black Sticks next week.

Seize the day, Parker told

Trainer Kevin Barry applies vaseline to New Zealand heavyweight boxer Joseph Parker versus Russia's Alexander ...

Kiwi who lost WBO title in controversial circumstances backs Parker to go all the way.

Facebook puts spotlight on Kiwi

New Zealand's Nikki Hamblin, left, assists an injured Abbey D'Agostino after they collided during the 5000m heats at the ...

Kiwi runner Nikki Hamblin's famous act of goodwill at the Rio Olympics is one of the lasting images of the year.

Blackjacks make three finals

Shannon McIlroy will bid for a World Bowls gold medal on Sunday.

The Blackjacks will get a shot at three gold medals at World Bowls.

Weeks in NZ for first time

Referee Tony Weeks watches on as Bulgarian heavyweight boxer Kubrat Pulev lies on the canvas after being knocked down by ...

Legendary boxing referee will control Joseph Parker and Andy Ruiz's WBO title fight.

Batch replacement will be 'quality'

After missing out on the Australian men's coaching job several times before, Colin Batch was "head-hunted" for the role ...

Hockey NZ confident they will get a very capable new Black Sticks men's coach after Colin Batch's shock departure to lead Australia.

Kiwi cyclists on top in Melbourne

Dylan Kennett won gold in the 4000m individual pursuit at the Oceania track cycling championships in Melbourne on ...

Kiwis rack up five golds and 16 podiums on an outstanding day at the UCI Oceania Track Cycling Championships.

Parker adds weight, gains power video

Andy Ruiz and Joseph Parker pose at the weigh-in ahead of their fight for the WBO heavyweight boxing title.

"Trust me, I'm more powerful and hitting harder than ever," Kiwi heavyweight says.

Stars to turn out for Parker v Ruiz video

Hollywood actor Cliff Curtis will be among the celebrity guests heading along to see Joseph Parker's momentous fight on ...

Cliff Curtis, Sir Graham Henry and Eric Murray are among famous faces expected to attend Saturday night's fight.

Olympic re-match for Drysdale

Mahe Drysdale beat Damir Martin at the Rio Olympics in August in the closest finish in rowing history.

Kiwi rowing champ to battle the man he pipped for gold at the Rio Olympics, in Whanganui on Sunday.

22 medals in Hamilton

Back row, from left, Gary Albright, Bronson Williams-Elliot, Donald Williams, Tom Rogers and front row, from left, ...

Mana Special Olympics athletes did well at the recent trans-Tasman tournament.

Sports Quiz - December 9

The All Blacks perform the haka prior to the Bledisloe Cup Rugby Championship match between New Zealand and Australia.

Sports Quiz - December 9

Snell will compete in NZ

Sir Peter Snell wants to win a medal at the World Masters Games in Auckland next year.

Kiwi Olympic to compete at the World Masters Games in NZ, though not int he sport that made him famous.

Kiwi runner Buscomb upsets Aussies

Camille Buscomb  wins the Zatopek 10 Australian 10,000m race in Melbourne.

Buscomb becomes first Kiwi in 10 years to win Australian distance classic.

Warning for Parker TV pirates video

Duco Events general manager Martin Snedden says there will be a team of 15 monitoring for illegal streaming of the ...

Duco Events and Sky TV will have a team of 15 looking for illegal streamers on fight night.

World champ backing Parker

Andy Ruiz and Joseph Parker square off ahead of their WBO heavyweight title fight in Auckland.

Kiwi gets heavyweight support for world title fight with former champ saying he has the tools for the job.

McGregor to make cameo in Game of Thrones

Conor McGregor could make a cameo in Game of Thrones.

Conor McGregor to appear in Game of Thrones

Parker's rise, fight by fight

Joseph Parker knocks out Francois Botha.

From a school teacher as an opponent to a world title fight. How did Joseph Parker get here?

Head to head: Parker or Ruiz?

Joseph Parker's height and reach advantages could give him the edge on Saturday.

OPINION: Who will be king of the ring after Saturday's big title fight?

Kiwi teen smashes rowing record video

Izzy Ahearn, centre,15, smashed the indoor rowing record for her age with a little help from friends and crewmates ...

Wellington girl Izzy Ahearn has taken 15 minutes off indoor world record.

Gallen still wants to fight SBW

Paul Gallen is losing hope of ever getting to step into the boxing ring against Sonny Bill williams.

"Everyone wants to see it, I've said I want to do it. Someone make it happen."

Kiwis guaranteed three more medals

Jo Edwards is on track to win her third gold medal in the women's pair.

New Zealand is guaranteed to add three more medals to their world bowls championship's medal haul.

Parental involvement questioned

Lydia Ko is watched by David Leadbetter during a Pro-Am round at the British Open in July.

Lydia Ko's former coach has expressed concern over the expectations placed on the Kiwi world No 1.

Parker and Ruiz hug it out

NZ heavyweight Joseph Parker and Mexican Andy Ruiz exchanged pleasantries at a the final fight press conference in ...

Heavyweight contenders refuse to engage in war of words before title showdown on Saturday.

Taupo gets its own Ironmaori event

Howie Tamati nears the finish line at the Ironmaori event in Taranaki.

Ironmen and Ironmaori will both be calling Taupo home next year. 

Parker, Ruiz go nose-to-nose video

Andy Ruiz and Joseph Parker face off after their final media conference ahead of the WBO heavyweight title fight.

"A lot of people are underestimating me ... the way I look or how I am," Mexican heavyweight says.

Cheerleading in Olympic mix

An Indianapolis Colts cheerleader performs during a commercial break during the game between the Indianapolis Colts and ...

Cheerleading is on its way to becoming an Olympic sport.

One charge upheld against Sutton

Former British Cycling coach Shane Sutton stepped down in April.

But former British Cycling coach cleared of eight others following harassment claims.

Sprinters lead way at Oceania championships

Ethan Mitchell leads out Sam Webster and Eddie Dawkins in the team sprint at the Oceania championships

The New Zealand sprint team impressed on the opening day of the UCI Oceania Track Cycling Championships in Melbourne.

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