OPINION: OPINION: Phil Gifford looks at how England's World Cup shock has booted football off the back pages.
OPINION: All Blacks coach has boxed himself into a corner from which they may be no escape.
The Australian driver is ready to take the V8 Supercars title that has long eluded him.
OPINION: All Blacks need to cast aside their scratchy performances ahead of the RWC knockouts.
Football world champion Germany have suffered a 1-0 defeat in Euro 2016 qualifying.
Quest for NRL clearance for controversial Kiwi prop continues as club talks up his personal development away from the field.
Woburn wizardry on show at British Masters as young gun hits sizzling form on the Marquess Course.
The world's fourth-ranked boxer has ended David Nyika's world championships in Doha.
Piri Weepu and Luke McAlister forced to watch tribute match from the sidelines.
All Blacks arrive in Newcastle and immediately impressed by iconic football stadium.
Every time Dan Carter lines up a crucial kick, one All Blacks fan says a special string of words in support.
German coach will take charge of Liverpool later his month.
All Blacks star delivers when it counts as an adoring crowd of 5000 spur him on in a team challenge.
Swan dive to rub salt in England's wounds wasn't 'the smartest thing', Aussie star admits.
Island nations were targeted and warned by rugby authorities over ill-discipline.
Tonga plans to replicate 2011 Rugby World Cup feats by catching the All Blacks "cold".
V8 Supercars driver fined $27,000 after his "disgraceful" joke about an all-female team went wrong.
RWC elimination another example of "paper-thin England crumbling under pressure", ABs great says.
First-five has a "good working relationship" with England's back coach, despite their bust-up.
Kiwi-Welsh's RWC dream comes true as injury-ravaged Wales call him up for pool-decider vs Australia.
New Zealand’s Fabian Coulthard rewrote the record books at Bathurst on Thursday.
New Zealand's world No 2 hits even-par 71 in Kuala Lumpur as LPGA Tour starts Asian swing.
Lionel Messi and his father will stand trial in Spain on three counts of tax fraud.
Leadership of the world's most popular sport decapitated as corruption scandal widens.
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Kilted Kiwis John Hardie and Sean Maitland will start for Scotland in their final RWC Pool B match against Samoa.
Halfback Agustin Ormaechea has been cleared to play in Uruguay's final RWC Pool A match against England.
South Africa prop Frans Malherbe has been cleared of any wrongdoing after allegations he bit an opponent.
The Wallabies will unleash tenacious flanker Sean McMahon on an injury-ravaged Wales, looking to top Pool A.
David Reynolds has apologised after being fined A$25,000 for making an offensive remark towards an all-female team.
Brisbane Roar have kicked their A-League campaign off in style, steamrolling the Western Sydney Wanderers.
New Zealand have won the elite men's team sprint at the Oceania Track Cycling Championships.
NZ's Fabian Coulthard believes he could be the dark horse to take out this year’s Bathurst 1000.
One piece of the selection jigsaw remains as the All Blacks put the final touches on their World Cup pool plan.
Tasman have given themselves a chance of hosting one of next week's NPC semifinals.
The pink ball didn't trouble the New Zealand batsmen greatly in Hamilton.
Samoa and Vanuatu draw gifts World Cup qualification to NZ women's under-20 footballers.
Wales great Shane Williams says his nation is finally ready to break its Wallabies jinx at the World Cup.
Russian president marks birthday with eyebrow-raising show of sporting excellence.
Rain and a few bad holes hamper Lydia Ko's attempt at winning a third successive Tour event.
Internationals struggle early and late to go down 4-1 against powerful American team at the Presidents Cup.
The data that proves the minnows have narrowed the gap at this year's Rugby World Cup.
Former Wallabies coach Robbie Deans not interested in replacing Stuart Lancaster as England coach
The Mooloos have the chance to salvage a below-par season by getting their hands on the Log o' Wood.
You could put together a solid NZ side from the witness list for the Chris Cairns perjury trial in London.
More lap records are set to fall at Bathurst judging by Chaz Mostert's speed.
Papua New Guinea awarded 2017 co-hosting rights with Australia and NZ for league showpiece.
Adam Blair says it's time for the Kiwis to switch on when they tour England.
Andrew Johns allegedly drunkenly propositioning a woman at a Queensland airport won't affect his job.
Olivia Merry will receive her 100th Black Sticks cap in front of a sold out crowd in her home town of Christchurch as New Zealand look to seal the series against Argentina on Friday.