6:19 PM Papanui has won their second Nelson Open softball tournament title after a tense tiebreaker finish at Saxton Field.
Talented league prospect has been snapped up by Aussie NRL club after just three games.
Alex Ridsdale had the honour of scoring Tasman United's first goal in their 2-2 draw with Canterbury United.
Tim Rush is heading into the Tour of Southland in some strong form.
Former Black Cap Todd Astle scored 195 and took two wickets to kickstart Canterburys' Plunket Shield cricket campaign.
Kieron Fonotia is fully aware that Sunday's clash with Taranaki could be his last in the Tasman No 13 jersey.
David Havili happy to continue his professional development at the Crusaders
The Junior Black Sticks will have a strong Canterbury flavour when at the World Cup in Chile later this year.
New Zealand universities are competing in the sporting arena again.
Christ's College deputy head boy Ngane Punivai has been compared to Canterbury's Jordie Barrett.
Ten-year-old Josh Tonga proved he knows how to pack a punch by winning his first fight - and a gold medal.
Canterbury squash players impress.