Mistakes cost the Crusaders dearly in the loss to the Lions in their Super Rugby quarterfinal match.
Pleasant Point are through to the Hamersley Cup final following a thrilling 24-23 victory over Waimate.
The Crusaders conceded five tries in their 42-25 loss to the Lions in Jo'burg.
Brad Tegelaars stepped up when it mattered most to send Pleasant Point into next weekend's Hamersley Cup final.
Kiwis Tom Walsh and Eliza McCartney in top three in the final Diamond League athletics meeting before the Olympics.
Hamersley Cup heads into a crucial showdown.
Jumps jockey bounces back from year of injuries to claim premiership in near perfect season.
Winning the South Canterbury sports award two years in a row was an unexpected surprise for former White Ferns cricketer Haidee Tiffen.
A successful all girls under-8 training clinic at Alpine Energy Stadium on Friday could see the union create an all girls competition if the interest is there.
Cricketer Mark Otley is confident his three-month trip to Winchester College has seen him return to New Zealand a better player.
The Crusaders will poke their heads into the Lions' den on Sunday morning.
Stuff's rugby scribes tackle the four burning questions of the week, in our regular Friday segment.
Speculation Crusaders' coaches Todd Blackadder and Tabai Matson will join English club Bath continues to mount.
Some of South Canterbury's top skaters are off to compete in China.
Hurdles runner looking for Revenge.
Timaru's Lucy Ireland won't be forgetting her excursion to South Africa in a hurry.
Hayden Sinclair's second half goal secured Wakanui Blue a 2-1 upset hockey victory over table-toppers Cambridge.
The Highlanders, Hurricanes, Chiefs or Crusaders - who's it going to be?
Shane Archbold is out of the Tour de France after breaking his pelvis in a high-speed crash.
The Crusaders, Highlanders and Chiefs can expect a payout of around $80,000 for playing in their Super Rugby quarterfinals.
Lions gamble again, this time in rushing No 8 Warren Whiteley out of the casualty ward.
Timaru Boys' High School were a class above at the South Island Secondary School swimming championships in Invercargill.
Silverdale's masters squash player proved too tough to stop as they romped away with the AD Long Cup.
Geraldine won the South Canterbury under-18 rugby title, completing a clean sweep for their retiring coaches.
Hampstead 1 is sitting pretty at the top of the women's division one hockey standings.
The ability to front each week is a key factor in being at or near the top of Cycling Timaru's season points race at the halfway stage.
OPINION: Dismiss the Crusaders at Ellis Park at your peril with the red-and-blacks unbeaten there since 2007.
"If we don't have a game plan good enough to win at Ellis Park, then we never will," Crusaders assistant Tabai Matson says.
Crusaders hole out to the Canes - so can they turn it around for the finals?
Andy Ellis will face a race against time to be fit for the Super Rugby quarterfinal against the Lions in South Africa.