World Cup feels like the ''last battle'' for tough Tall Blacks coach and he's plotting furiously to find one more famous victory.
Footballer in Peru scores remarkable goal from 70m out, stunning opponents and sending his team's supporters delirious.
Former U20 Warrior now Gold Coast front-rower has a growing appreciation of demands placed on a professional footballer.
Johnny Walters makes nine changes to Mooloos starting XV for crossover match against North Habour tomorrow night.
It got him again, by eight-seeded Briton able to conquer cramp and opponent in US Open second round.
Former top rugby referee Jonathan Kaplan says innovations like a captain's challenge are needed.
World No 1 barely breaks a sweat on a sizzling New York day as he dispatches Frenchman in second round.
Unseeded Estonian beats Australian at US Open after the former major winner squandered two match points.
Titanic clashes ahead as Champions League groups pit football's biggest club guns against each other.
OPINION: Optimisim for the Wallabies might be forlorn as depth and talent ought to push ABs to WC glory in 2015.
Wales rugby coach brokers deal aimed at stopping player exodus to lucrative French club scene.
Argentina will be without the outstanding Pablo Matera for their away Rugby Championship matches.
Marco Rojas' unavailablity owing to Germany club commitments paves way to national honours for Phoenix back.
Five ODIs and three T20s to be played in New Zealand as part of the ICC Women's Championship.
World No 1 makes light work of American rival, beating her 6-1 6-0 in the US Open second round.
Serb star fails to make the third round of a major this year, succombing to big-hitting rival.
NRL referee proposal meets early resistance, but one coach wants more still to have "someone else to yell at".
Bulldogs coach lashes out at NRL match officials after penalty-ridden seven-point loss to Rabbitohs.
In his final Diamond League outing of the season, Kiwi shot put star throws 20.48m for sixth.
Rugby's governing body changing its name to better reflect its mission statement for worldwide growth.
Kiwi blasts a belligerent 90, but too much was left to the swashbuckling batter as Essex lose by 67.
He "can't understand his English", but a wink and a nod from Widdop is enough for Benji.
Kiwi tennis No 1 blows early lead to miss great chance of making the third round of the US Open.
Rowers Hamish Bond and Eric Murray have a fifth consecutive world championship title in sight.
America's Cup organisers appoint well-respected baseball administrator to help evolve the spectacle.
Leading Kiwi riders put eventing team in a strong position on opening day of World Equestrian Games.
Invercargill slaughterman assumes unlikely role of darts giant killer with five-leg streak to beat MVG.
It's either pool of death or group of opportunity for the Tall Blacks at the World Cup in Spain.
Sports Quiz - August 29
By quite a few accounts, Marty McKenzie was asked to lift his game following Taranaki's narrow loss to Hawke's Bay last week.
Manawatu coach Jason O'Halloran's amicable nature won't extend to feeling any pity for struggling Wellington side tonight.
Stags 2013 player of the year confirms he's ready to return for the Southland-Otago showdown.
World Cup-winning All Black Andrew Hore is on standby to play for the Stags.
NZ heavyweight boxer makes a surprise visit to the Murihiku Polyfest in Invercargill and turns out to be the star of the show.
UEFA president Michel Platini ruled himself out of the running for the most powerful job in football.
Wayne Rooney named England captain, taking over leadership role of young team in a rebuilding phase.
South Sydney's 21-14 victory over Canterbury could see them lose a number of leading players.
Defending champs continue to impress with third straight big victory, dispatching Northland 48-3 in Christchurch.
Junior Kiwi Jeremy Hawkins has made his NRL debut and couldn't be happier, despite Canberra's season of woe.
Rotorua's Peter Lee pick of NZ golfers after first round of Queensland Open at Brookwater Golf and Country Club in Brisbane.
Wallabies skipper says team will hear some home truths in their first get-together since thrashing by All Blacks.
Neil Henry has warned his side they're facing a hiding if they don't lift their effort against the Warriors in Auckland.
In the biggest scandal to hit racing in years, jockey faces charges of pulling up horse.
Inexperienced NZ team continue to box above their weight as they make the most of a rare international experience in China.
A hot tempered Stan Wawrinka battled into the third round of the US Open with a win over Thomaz Bellucci.
Caroline Wozniacki painfully got her hair caught in her racquet while hitting a forehand at the US Open.
Manly players are in shock after learning stalwart Glenn Stewart has played his last game for the club.
Arsenal squeezed into the Champions League group stage for the 17th consecutive season, while Swedish champion Malmo secured a spot in the draw for the first time.
Talented teenager Martin Odegaard became Norway's youngest football international when he started against the United Arab Emirates at the age of 15 years and 253 days.
Venus Williams kept up with sister Serena, beating 78th-ranked Timea Bacsinszky in straight sets at the US Open.