Kiwis take half the card at Australasian Breeders Crown meet.
Hornby coach Jed Lawrie will have plenty of grand final nerves this week but when it comes to defence and mental toughness he can rest easy.
Canterbury are two from two and are clearly the team to beat after the first two NPC rounds.
Jordie Barrett scores 24 points in big win for Canterbury over Tasman.
Canterbury halfback Kendra Cocksedge scored 30 of her team's 50 points against North Harbour.
Nelson Suburbs goalkeeper Coey Turipa steps up to take a freekick deep into stoppage time - and scores.
All-Auckland affair in national women's knockout cup.
Mid Canterbury have beaten North Otago 40-32 in the opening round of rugby's Heartland Championship.
Southland Boys' High take down CBHS in the 2016 South Island secondary schools rugby final.
Southern Stampede go back-to-back.
All Whites great in a ferocious fight with prostate cancer after being given months to live.
Sir Ron Scott was instrumental organising the '74 Christchurch Commonwealth Games, going on to excel in both the sporting and arts fields.
All on the line in South Island schools rugby final.
When Anton Lienert-Brown was a schoolboy star in Christchurch in 2012 Dave Rennie and Wayne Smith were quick to get him locked into the Chiefs programme.
The International Olympic Committee should promote per capita table as measure of Olympic success, Christchurch man says.
Canterbury United secure three overseas signings.
Carter Bedford may only be six years old, but he's got mad rugby skills.
Matt Todd and Tom Sanders return to strengthen Canterbury loose trio
Competition "dead in five years" unless team numbers reduced - and that could include a NZ side.
Crunch time for Cashmere Technical women.
Fresh off a defeat, national boxing champion gets chance for redemption on Parker undercard.
The South Island will see six White Ferns women's cricket matches this summer.
100 per cent pay rise welcomed, but White Ferns cash still lag behind Australian and English counterparts, and Black Caps.
Former Southland footballer Callum Smith has found his feet and the back of the net in the Mainland Premier League.
Horse trainers credit racing community for getting them through strangles.
Irish prop debuts for Canterbury against Auckland last weekend, three years after starting his OE in Christchurch
Canterbury assistant coach Jason Ryan is in contention to join the Crusaders as forwards coach.
St Margaret's College have extended their remarkable record in Canterbury schools netball with their sixth title in a row.
Southland Boys' High School first XV captain Flynn Thomas says ever since he joined the schools team he has had eye on Saturday's fixture.
Football Ferns' funding could be cut after Rio struggles.