Sport

Chiefs' loss is Wallabies' gain

Henry Speight

He sidestepped the Chiefs, figuratively and literally - and now Henry Speight is on the cusp of becoming a Wallaby.

NZ Comm Games bid 'likely'

New Zealand Olympic Committee President Mike Stanley attends the New Zealand flag raising ceremony at the Athletes Village New Zealand will host another Commonwealth Games - probably in Auckland or Christchurch.

Samoa to chase former ABs

Mils Muliaina Samoa could have a small number of former All Blacks take the field against New Zealand in Apia.

Williamson gets bowling ban

Kane Williamson Black Cap suspended from bowling in international cricket because of an illegal action.

Joelle aims to be King

Joelle King Joelle King believes she's mentally prepared to reach expectations when she starts her campaign in Glasgow.

'Time to chill out and reflect'

Chiefs co-captain Liam Messam There was no victory parade for the Chiefs, but that didn't stop them raising a glass to another hard-fought season.

Smith may take a year off

A year off from his coaching duties at the Chiefs is an option assistant coach Wayne Smith might be contemplating, but not necessarily to rejoin the All Blacks.

Chiefs call for fair shake

Brumbies have improved: Smith

Magic re-sign Tairi and Rasmussen

Grace Rasmussen After losing out on bringing Laura Langman back to the franchise, the Magic have re-signed Courtney Tairi and Grace Rasmussen.

Magic squad shapes up

The Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic squad has a settled look about it and is quickly taking shape for 2015.

Magic look for one more week

Tairi loving being back in finals

Forsyth enjoying the Magic ride

Margaret Forsyth knows there's some sacrifices in order to steer the Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic to a trans-Tasman league title.

Knights confirm Brownlie signing

Dean Brownlie Australian-born batsman sets sights on Black Caps recall as he accepts new challenge at ND.

Grant Bradburn named Scotland coach

Former Black Cap and Northern Districts coach Grant Bradburn has been named head coach of Scotland's national cricket team.

Dynamic duo aiming for capital rewards

Boult bolsters finalist Knights

Scott Kuggeleijn ND's cricketer of the year

Scott Kuggeleijn capped his return season with Northern Districts when named their cricketer of the year.

Sevens heaven

hghs Hamilton Girls' High School have the best secondary schools sevens team on the planet.

No expense spared

Hamilton schools are spending huge amounts of money on sporting facilities and programmes.

Allen off to Hamburg

Chiefs Cup all go

Marshall on his way to China

If Hamilton Boys High School has its own arm wrestling champs, Jordan Marshall would be the likely favourite.

Face off in shield final

rugby ball generic Waikato's premier club rugby championship has only been won by the top seed once in the last five years and this week that will become once in the last six years.

United facing the drop from top flight

Relegation looms large for Ngaruawahia United unless they can miraculously find late season form like they did last year.

Wanderers down a man in deadlock

Melville Utd head cup charge

Finalists set for hockey competition

The finalists have been set for the Waikato premier hockey season after dramatic men's semifinals, and more straight forward women's semifinals on Saturday.

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