"What sort of country are we turning into?"
Nelson peanut butter baron Pic Picot says the rules around selling food at Cricket World Cup games are "kind of creepy".
OPINION: Any doubt about Hagley Oval as a test cricket venue has surely been laid to rest after the first three glorious days of the Boxing Day test.
Ex-AB tries to make world outside the white lines seem less daunting for professional rugby players.
Madiba Magic's lethal sprint launched him to victory, but the speed he showed 2600m earlier was the real key to his win.
Black Caps have no fears of a slippery final innings chase in first test against Sri Lanka.
After some off time Emerald Queen was back to playing Queen Bee at Timaru yesterday.
Cantabs keen to avoid repeat of hammering at the hands of Jamie How in national one-day cricket competition.
For the second time in three games, the Magicians lost a Twenty20 women's cricket clash in a one over eliminator
Sri Lanka have capitulated on day two of the first test with NZ and been forced to follow on.
Jamie How shines for Central Districts against Canterbury while Otago and Auckland also claim wins.
Live coverage of the Black Caps taking on Sri Lanka on day two of the Boxing Day test in Christchurch.
Sri Lanka are in trouble at lunch on day two of the Boxing Day test after Trent Boult ripped through their top order.
Brendon McCullum's terrific 2014 continues as brutal 195 helps NZ to 429-7 at stumps on day one of Boxing Day test.
Hagley Oval groundsman says lack of experience in NZ conditions, not pitch, caused Sri Lankan bowlers to topple over.
McCullum’s golden run as test cricket returns
Christchurch burst to life for the return of international test cricket after eight years.
NZ all-rounder drags himself out of mini form slump, while giving selectors timely reminder of what he can do with bat.
Woodend Beach trainer joins exclusive club when Superintendent bolts up passing lane to win Westport Cup.
Everyone else might be thinking about the World Cup, but Canterbury's Matt Henry is trying his best not to.
Magicians face obstacles in reaching national women's Twenty20 and one-day finals when they face Auckland.
The Black Caps have been sent into bat by Sri Lanka on day one of the Boxing Day test in Christchurch.
Matt Richens talks to former NZ opening batsman Rod Latham about golf, his sons and that World Cup.
Despite a superb year with the willow, Kane Williamson would rather talk about anything other than his own form.
Confident Black Caps look to carry on where they left off in the UAE against Sri Lanka in the Boxing Day test.
No man would've been more pleased with the new Hagley Oval and test cricket in Hagley Park than the late commentator.
The prestigious Lady Wigram Trophy is returning to the Toyota Racing Series for the next three years.
It is not the cup Greg and Nina Hope had in mind but they are happy just to have the real Jason Rulz back.
Mark Craig will play in the Boxing Day test but no decision yet on Doug Bracewell or Neil Wagner.
Black Cap says NZ team is only just scratching the surface when it comes to playing to their potential.
Tom Latham is nervous about his first test match in his home city. But says he'll prepare for it the same way he does any match.
Years after first raising the prospect of bringing test cricket to Hagley Oval, Lee Germon has delivered.
New Zealand great Sir Richard Hadlee is highly critical of the abusive nature of some modern-day cricketers.
A sellout crowd of 8000 is expected for Friday's five-day test match between NZ and Sri Lanka.
B J Watling has hinted at an ambush for the Sri Lankans in the Boxing Day test in Christchurch.
Sri Lankan wicket keeper Prasanna Jayawardene believes his inexperienced team can compete with NZ.
Hagley Oval groundsman Rupert Bool would hate for Sri Lanka and NZ to play out a boring draw.
Chalk 2014 up as one outside the box for New Zealand's elite equestrian riders.
Kiwi golf sensation Lydia Ko "can't wait" to tee off in the NZ Women's Open in Christchurch.
Hagley Oval staff prepare for a sellout crowd to welcome international test cricket back to Christchurch.
OPINION: Lydia Ko continues to do right by New Zealand sports fans by choosing to play the 2015 NZ Open.
Gary Lawson has reached the Canterbury singles bowls final after post-section play.
Tim and Jonelle Price believe that a world No 1 ranking is well within in their grasp.
Christchurch's Zac Barber, went head to head with Nelson's Hayden Squance in the cross triathlon at Rabbit Island.
Even an impressive bowling fightback wasn't enough to make up for a poor day-three batting collapse.
NZ u-19 rep performs rare feat of a century and five wickets in same match to lead East Shirley to win.
Mighty Flying Mac's top run to win Rangiora Harness Racing Club's Summer Cup moves him to c8 rating.
Club repeats victory from last year in winning the Bowls Canterbury mixed 10s competition final.
Canterbury skipper fast developing knack for scoring, but he's more thrilled about his side's defence.
Want to appear in Christchurch's opening ceremony for the Cricket World Cup? Those scared of heights need not apply.
The NZ Cup is not usually a race Michael Pitman chases with great conviction but that is likely to change.
The Canterbury team and coaches knew he could do it and Ronnie Hira knew he could do it.
Is the Canterbury team 'mentally soft'?Related story: North Harbour stun hapless Canterbury team