The Hurricanes are once again one win away from a maiden title, but breaking the drought is far from a sure thing.
Shaun Johnson scored an 89th minute try as the Warriors finally won a golden-point game.
Warriors coach felt his side deserved their win in extra time against the Panthers.
The Hurricanes coaches have discovered the secret ingredient to take the men from the capital to the next level.
It was a case of missed opportunities for the Chiefs, whose season was ended in the semifinal in Wellington.
The Hurricanes have easily bested the Chiefs, to earn a spot in the Super Rugby final.
Long serving South Canterbury prop Matt Fetu is a surprise omission from the Barry Matthews first Heartland squad of the season
Hurricanes captain Dane Coles has lost his battle to prove his fitness for semifinal.
Steve Sumner's cancer has spread and he is encouraging more men to get checked.
Little-known American equals record for lowest score in a major at Baltusrol.
Wet and muddy conditions kept the contest close to start, but the holders were able to slowly rack up the points to win.
Former top administrator David Moffett offers up a gloomy vision for the future of pro rugby.
Frenchman set for semi-final showdown against Novak Djokovic in Rogers Cup.
Olympics organisers have tens of thousands of people working to keep the city secure.
The Black Caps and Zimbabwe clash on day three of the first test, in Bulawayo.
What you need to know if you're heading to the game at Westpac Stadium.
Manawatu wing Newton Tudreu plays a starring role as Manawatu beat Hawke's Bay 54-17 in a preseason match.
A blaze broke out in the Australian Olympic accommodation in the early hours of the morning.
Carter's successor could be Barrett or Cruden - tonight's Super Rugby semifinals should decide.
Hurricanes dominate the Chiefs, for a Super Rugby final-clinching 25-9 victory.
Even-par second round means Kiwi golfer will play at the weekend in latest major championship.
Barcelona were the latest to adopt the strange new game, with superstar Lionel Messi making it look easy!
Athletes are disappointed that they won't be able to chase Pokemons around the Olympic village.
Highlanders flyer Waisake Naholo makes a 50m drop goal look easy and with no boots.
Black Caps lead Zimbabwe by 151, ahead of day three of the test.
The Hurricanes, Highlanders, Chiefs and Lions are in the Super Rugby semifinals. Two will be out soon. We make our picks.
ARU management have been on several informal fact-finding missions in New Zealand.
Weightlifters have joined the list of Russian athletes banned from the Rio Olympics.
Kiwi driver determined to make necessary improvements after "difficult day" to start latest WRC event.
Our rugby scribes tackle the hot topics of the week, including what the All Blacks do at No 10.
Nico Rosberg, aiming to reclaim F1 lead at German GP, got his weekend off to a strong start.
Tottenham Hotspur leave Australia winless after succumbing to an Atletico Madrid sucker punch.
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika reveals agents are putting players in difficult situations.
Tom Latham notched his fourth test century while Kane Williamson came up just short.
IOC looking at a new test for gene doping, although it won't be used at the Rio Games.
Canterbury deal St George Illawarra's NRL finals hopes a crushing blow with a 13-10 victory.
Spinners account for three Australian top order wickets to put Sri Lanka in command.
Two late birdies help Kiwi world No 1 finish British Open second round one shot above cut-line.
A legal battle is brewing over how much coverage Kiwis get of the Olympic Games.
Canterbury Bulldogs go scoreless in second half but hold on to beat Dragons.
The 34-year-old won 58 caps for Australia and went to 3 World Cups.
Coach Anthony Griffin says the Panthers will need to pay close attention to the fullback on Saturday.
Wests Tigers' Kiwi rookie Josh Aloiai has two loves - rugby league and religion.
Troubled Kiwis playmaker Kieran Foran has been freed from the remainder of his contract with the NRL club.
Sitaleki Akauola calls out Tigers for "negative vibe" and says he can relate to what Farah is going through at the club.
The Kiwi fighter believes the organisation condones performance enhancing drugs and has had enough.
Former 'Canes lock Ross Kennedy made a jibe over a mouthguard. Someone wasn't amused.
Youngest in talented Barrett family making his mark.
If her New South Wales Swifts win on Sunday, she will become the only Kiwi with two trans-Tasman league titles.
Sonny Bill Williams is guaranteed to be included in the Rugby Championship squad, but TJ Perenara should be nervous.