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The hero of Hagley Oval

McCullum’s golden run as test cricket returns

Christchurch burst to life for the return of international test cricket after eight years.

Neesham back in groove

NZ all-rounder drags himself out of mini form slump, while giving selectors timely reminder of what he can do with bat.

Focused on Canterbury, not Cup

Everyone else might be thinking about the World Cup, but Canterbury's Matt Henry is trying his best not to.

Slip-ups down to experience

Hagley Oval groundsman says lack of experience in NZ conditions, not pitch, caused Sri Lankan bowlers to topple over.

The sons shine for '92 CWC hero Latham

Matt Richens talks to former NZ opening batsman Rod Latham about golf, his sons and that World Cup.

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

Tipped as rugby's first '$2m man'

ABs first five-eighth Dan Carter is reportedly about to become the highest paid player in world rugby.

Crusaders eye match in Fiji

The Crusaders are reportedly looking to play a Super Rugby game in Fiji next year.

Read, Whitelock late starters

'Beard of Awesome' nears end

Crusaders ready for tough times

Accuracy on attack remains a concern. Otherwise, though, after seven wins from their last eight games, the Crusaders couldn't ask for much more at this stage of the season.

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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