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All Star act in Auckland Cup?

Mark Purdon and
Natalie Rasmussen trained three winners at Alexandra Park on Friday.

Standout wins for power stable put pacing duo at top of Auckland Cup market.

Christchurch Boys' do it again

Christchurch Boys' are national champions yet again.

Four titles in five years - Christchurch Boys' High School are national secondary schools cricket champions again.

Blackjacks make three finals

Shannon McIlroy will bid for a World Bowls gold medal on Sunday.

The Blackjacks will get a shot at three gold medals at World Bowls.

Canterbury trio set for Black Sticks debut

Striker Catherine Tinning is one of five Canterbury players in the Black Sticks for the Malaysian series.

Three Canterbury players, including 18-year-old Jessie Anderson, are on track to debut for the Black Sticks next week.

Robertson aims for the top

Scott Robertson is entering his first season in charge of the Crusaders.

Scott Robertson won titles with the Crusaders as a player, now he's aiming to repeat the success as a coach.

Kings don't want to bowl extra overs

Former Australian quick Ben Hilfenhaus was economical for Canterbury against Central.

 Kings vow to cut down extras.

Longo calls for double round

Pride captain Annalie Longo, left, goes in for a tackle during their first round win over Auckland.

Time for a double round - Longo.

Defending champion scratched

Defending champion Lennytheshark has been scratched from the Inter Dominion Final at Gloucester Park in Perth on Friday ...

Lennytheshark scratched from Inter Dominion Final but still tough for Kiwis.

Kiwis guaranteed three more medals

Jo Edwards is on track to win her third gold medal in the women's pair.

New Zealand is guaranteed to add three more medals to their world bowls championship's medal haul.

Temporary split for harness dream team

Christen Me will face a race day start without the services of Dexter Dunn for the first time since 2011.

Top harness racing partnership faces temporary split.

Bam Bam Aussie bound

Chris Bamford made a strong impression in his limited opportunities for the Canterbury Bulls this year.

Bulls prop Chris Bamford is heading back to Australia with his family.

Bond joins Canterbury Cricket board

Former Canterbury and Black Caps bowler Shane Bond has joined the Canterbury Cricket board.

Former Black Caps bowler Shane Bond gets the call up, Mike Satterthwaite gets a reprieve.

Tom Walsh's hidden talent

Tom Walsh was a very talented rugby player, cricketer and shot putter at school.

Kiwi Olympic shot put hero to reveal his hidden talent on Sunday, against the Crusaders.

Rain washes out schools cricket

All teams were awarded a point after drizzle washed out the fourth round of the First XI Cup at Lincoln on Thursday.

Christchurch Boys' High School are on the brink of winning another national secondary schools title after rain washed out the fourth round of the First XI Cup.

McCullum to turn up the Heat

Brendon McCullum will make his return to cricket for a Brisbane club team.

Ex-NZ skipper gives new team-mates a "licence to thrill" as he takes charge in a T20 club game in Australia.

Smith loses in 500th match for NZ

Val Smith and the New Zealand women's triple lost all three matches on Wednesday.

Tough day for NZ women's triple.

Races get green light

Large slips closing State Highway One between Christchurch and Blenheim will not stop Marlborough Harness Racing Club's ...

Racing to go ahead at Waterlea despite likelihood route between Christchurch and Blenheim will still be closed.

CBHS remain unbeaten

Christchurch Boys' are the only unbeaten team remaining in the First XI Cup.

It wasn't pretty, but Christchurch Boys' is still unbeaten and on track to win the First XI Cup for the fourth time in five years.

Dragons need to start delivering

Canterbury United need to get Andre de Jong firing to snap their losing run.

OPINION: Crunch game for Canterbury United looms against league leaders.

Nati to play in Queensland Cup

Phil Nati in action for the NZ Residents against NZ Maori in Huntly in October.

Phil Nati will be one of six Canterbury products playing in the Queensland Cup next year.

Bloodstream on track for Cup

The Terri Rae-trained Bloodstream is one of the most exciting stayers in the country and is on target for the Wellington Cup.

Quake damaged roads change plans but Bloodstream on track for two mile test at Trentham.

NZC vigilant on 'pitchsiding'

Australian police escorted a man from Manuka Oval in Canberra during the second Chappell-Hadlee ODI on suspicion of ...

All international cricket fixtures in NZ will be "actively monitored" for illegal betting activity.

Cashmere HS look for cricket dynasty

Cashmere High School Girls cricket team.

Cashmere made a long awaited return to the national secondary school Girls' cricket champs.

Toughest year of her life video

Mountainbiker Zoe Nathan, 14, has returned to the sport after being diagnosed with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and ...

Mountain biker Zoe Nathan was stretching on the floor when her mother first noticed the lump.

Blackjacks dominate World Bowls

New Zealand's Shannon McIlroy won his opening three singles matches at the world bowls championships.

 Blackjacks start well in Christchurch.

CBHS pip St Kentigern in thriller

Opener Sandy Heard top scored for Christchurch Boys' High with 74.

 CBHS edge St Kentigern at Gillette Cup finals.

Moulai breaks long-standing national record

Nick Moulai crosses the line to win the national senior boys 3000m title, and record a new under-17 national record.

Nick Moulai broke a record and nabbed one of 50 medals won by Canterbury athletes at the national secondary schools championships.

Jaime Hutter rows into record books

Jaime Hutter reacts as he passes the world record mark of 277km during his 24 hour indoor row in Wanaka on Sunday.

Jaime Hutter's walking a bit funny after his successful 24-hour world record indoor rowing bid but he thinks he'll row again, after a holiday.

Minimal Chch marathon changes

ASB Christchurch Marathon race director Chris Cox is confident the annual event is only going to get better.

The same start and finish point is the most notable change for next year's Christchurch Marathon.

Hartland shines in CBHS win

Christchurch Boys' High opened the national schoolboy finals with a victory.

 Christchurch Boys' open with win.

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