Stand-in skipper says improvements in key areas were cream on top of ODI series win over Pakistan.
Black Caps selector confirms Otago batsman will partner Tom Latham in Boxing Day test against Sri Lanka.
Otago have won their first Plunket Shield game of the season, beating Canterbury by 82-runs.
India captain believes new-look test team, while beaten comprehensively by Australia, is moving in the right direction.
Former league star trying to convert as a running back in the NFL forced back to Australia.
Coach reflects on the incredible effort of his semi-professional team, winning the respect of top footballers worldwide.
An alcohol-fuelled incident at Fight for Life believed to be the catalyst for termination of boxer's contract.
Kiwi breaking ground in the NRL as first woman club boss in 15 years opens up about personal and professional challenges.
Kiwi shares handshakes and hugs with world-leading footballers Ronaldo and Ramos at the Club World Cup.
Ramos and Bale score for in a bruising Club World Cup final to extend their club's unbeaten streak to 22.
New record believed set for the oldest person to hit a hole-in-one, though it's not his first having hit seven before.
Kiwi NBA centre cops a verbal lashing after his in-your-face defence drives opponent into the "crazy house".
New Zealand competitor at the world darts championship knocked out in the preliminaries at the 'Ally Pally'.
England hooker could miss the Six Nations through suspension after being sent off for an off-the-ball incident.
Cordoba crushed 5-0 as star South America signings steal the show for Barcelona FC in La Liga.
All Blacks midfielder brings qualities French side "loves", club boss says when confirming two-year deal.
Leading domestic wicket-taker Doug Bracewell and tried-and-true Neil Wagner making it tough for selectors.
Manchester United's pursuit of the table-toppers stalled with a 1-1 draw at Aston Villa.
It was a case of no strikers, no problem for Manchester City as they joined Chelsea at top of the EPL.
Auckland Nines provides Dragons playmaker chance to re-enter Eden Park without a sense of trepidation.
Black Caps need to quickly adjust to NZ conditions, and test cricket, when they arrive home today.
Dysfunction deepens at Swimming NZ, with half the high-performance coaching staff set to be axed.
OPINION: When it comes to marking tragedy, cricket finds showing its sensitive side a difficult balancing act.
OPINION: Optimism around new NZ football regime can use Auckland City's fairytale performance for greater good.
Shane Smeltz hopes a goal against Tahiti is not the last time he celebrates with the All Whites.
NZ franchise looking at league-best 12-4 record and focussing not on big number, but smaller one.
OPINION: We all love an underdog and Auckland City is as mongrel as you get, says Mark Reason.
Chiefs assistant coach Wayne Smith set to rejoin All Blacks for their World Cup defence next year.
As NZRL boss, Jim Doyle was all for a second Kiwi NRL team, now in charge of the Warriors he's singing a different tune.
Lindsey Vonn won a World Cup downhill race on same course where she re-injured her right knee one year ago.
Alastair Cook has been stripped of the England one-day captaincy two months before the Cricket World Cup, and replaced by Eoin Morgan.
Chris Harold scored a brace to lift Perth Glory to a 4-1 win over Central Coast at nib Stadium.
Darren Sammy marked his Big Bash League debut with a batting onslaught for Hobart.
Melbourne City snatched a dramatic 1-0 win in the Victorian derby with a late Erik Paartalu header.
Fast bowler claims 25th five-wicket haul in test cricket to give Proteas an innings and 220-run win in first test.
Levi Sherwood, the rubber-man of freestyle motorcycling, is often just a moment away from disaster
Hosts six down as they successfully chase 128 to win on fourth day of second test against India in Brisbane.
Ricardo Christie has place on next year’s elite world tour confirmed after results at Pipeline fall his way.
Top-of-the-table NZ franchise head to Cairns unsure of what awaits them after tragedy.
Fresh from extending their league-best record last night, the Breakers are today bound for Cairns.
Fifa's executive committee votes to allow publication of former ethics investigator Michael Garcia's investigation.
Rankings leader Gabriel Medina has become the first Brazilian man to be crowned world surfing champion.
The accolades keep coming for Kobe Bryant, and it has nothing to do with stats.
The NRL has agreed to register the contract of Blake Ferguson to play for the Sydney Roosters in 2015.
Matt Henry grabs 5-30 as Black Caps defeat Pakistan by 68 runs to clinch the series 3-2.
Ever the perfectionist, Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is still chasing the complete performance.
Morocco's king suspends sports minister and orders probe into the state of a soccer field after heavy rain disrupts a match.
Sepp Blatter is declaring FIFA's crisis to be over and says he will not abandon soccer's governing body.
Want to appear in Christchurch's opening ceremony for the Cricket World Cup? Those scared of heights need not apply.
Bernard Foley weighs only 89kg but he had little reservations about kicking the mighty Crusaders where it hurts most.