Live: Lydia Ko at Clearwater

Join us for live updates as Lydia Ko tees off at the NZ Women's Open.

Bookies only have eyes for Lydia Ko at Open

History and the nature of golf suggest Lydia Ko will not win the NZ Women's Open, but bookies disagree.

Crockett keen to keep his Kiwi connection

The thought of spurning a small mountain of euros does not make Wyatt Crockett twitch at night.

A round of golf to remember

Golf game with Lydia Ko makes for a "fantastic day" for charity auction winner Simon Perry.

Ko let down by putting in first round of NZ Open

The favourite for the NZ Women’s Open did everything other than make putts in the first round.

Women boost rugby numbers

rugby ball generic Rise in female participation responsible as number of players tops 150,000 for first time since counting began.

Heartland XV named for tour

Mid Canterbury and Buller provide 11 players to the Heartland XV to tour the Cook Islands.

An evening with Robbie Deans

Canterbury ring changes

Knowler: McCaw must make up his mind

The sooner Richie McCaw gets on with deciding his future, the better, writes Richard Knowler.

Crusaders' Taufua vows to keep McCaw safe

Jordan Taufua has issued Richie McCaw's tormenters a terse warning.

Leg injury kicks Carter's chances of playing into touch

Carter shrugs off dead leg injury in Crusaders loss

Trio left out of Crusaders squad to face Chiefs

Dan Carter, Israel Dagg and Nemani Nadolo have been left out of the Crusaders side to face the Chiefs at Waikato Stadium on Saturday night.

Seasiders clinch top spot

New Brighton celebrated flanker Troy Mangan’s 50th senior game in style as they clinched top spot for next week’s Christchurch Metro rugby semi-finals.

Upsets in club rugby semis

Sydenham and High School Old Boys booked their place in next Sunday's Canterbury Metropolitan rugby final after semi-final upset wins today.

Seasiders, Lincoln Uni the ones to beat

Minor premier titles decided

Lincoln Uni roll towards title

Lincoln University moved a step closer to defending their Christchurch club rugby Cup title as each of the top six sides had bonus point wins today.

Matured pacer makes mess of rivals

horse racing generic Messini blitzed the Group 3 free-for-all field in New Zealand record time at Addington yesterday

Owner hails stunning Stent

Trevor Casey is not worried if he hasn't got the best stayer at Addington as he's got a brilliant horse in Stent.

NZ 2600m record smashed

Dalton Bromac dominates

Walsh cracks O'Sullivan's record

David Walsh's lengthy quest is over.

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