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Bauer enters his third Tour de France

Jack Bauer will be hoping for better fortunes in his third Tour de France start.

Jack Bauer to start his third Tour de France among Kiwi quartet of riders.

Jordan ready for shift north

Will Jordan heads for a try during New Zealand's semifinal win over France at the World Rugby Under-20 Championship.

The Tasman Makos' selectors have some intriguing options at fullback this season.

Nelson College beat Shirley BHS

Nelson College prop Josh McIntyre looks to offload in the tackle.

Nelson College have beaten Shirley BHS in muddy conditions in Christchurch. 

Suburbs heading to Queenstown

Nelson Suburbs midfielder Ross McPhie in action during their 1-0 win over Coastal Spirit in the Chatham Cup.

An expensive away trip to Queenstown awaits Nelson Suburbs.

Tasman rugby contracts on the line

Nelson's Ethan Blackadder will captain the Tasman Emerging Players team against Counties Manukau.

Tasman kick off their pre-season against Counties. 

Nelson retain McNabb Trophy and Boucher Shield

Nelson's Lloyd Bellis in action.

Nelson indoor bowls teams too strong for Golden Bay-Motueka.

Coast to Coast winner's big decision

Nelson teenager Cameron Jones has been selected in the New Zealand squad for the Mountain Bike World Championships.

Cameron Jones to concentrate on mountainbiking following world championship selection.

Last-gasp goal puts MBC through

MBC midfielder Harrison Pine goes on the attack against Waimea College at A and P Park.

With two minutes remaining at A and P Park, Blenheim, Waimea College seemed to have done enough to qualify for the New Zealand secondary school football championships.

McIntyre takes race three

Emma Bateup in action during the Nelson Mountain Bike Club downhill winter series.

Less than six seconds separates winner and runner-up at downhill winter series race three.

Suburbs hang on through Wilson's heroics

Nelson Suburbs goalkeeper Corey Wilson punches the ball clear during their 1-0 win over Coastal Spirit.

A crucial save by Corey Wilson keeps Nelson Suburbs' Chatham Cup hopes alive.

Turner makes it look easy

Joey Turner scored four goals in Richmond's 7-1 win over Motueka.

Richmond Athletic star Joey Turner has scored 22 goals in six games.

Rabbits through to final

Wanderers Wolves centre Fabyan Noonan is swarmed by the Victory Phoenix defence.

Richmond Rabbits upstage Wairau Taniwha to book first TRL finals berth.

Brockie scores in SA cup victory

Jeremy Brockie missed out on the All Whites squad but has his second South African Cup final winner's medal.

He may have missed the chance to clash with Ronaldo, but Jeremy Brockie has scored some soccer silverware in South Africa.

Kahurangi avenge previous heavy defeat

Stoke prop Tom Hill scores a try against Marist.

Kahurangi, Wanderers and Marist secure important club rugby wins.

Waimea win and Nelson lose to late penalties

Waimea Combined Schools' fullback Matt Stevenson is wrapped up by the Lincoln defence.

Waimea Combined win but Nelson College lose tight school rugby matches.

Suburbs bracing for biggest game of season

Coastal Spirit's Sam Orritt and Nelson's Sam Ayers tussle for the ball during a Mainland Premier League encounter ...

Nelson Suburbs will be looking for a repeat of last weekend's result when they host Coastal Spirit in the Chatham Cup.

Nelson to host three years of Super Club video

Nelson was awarded hosting rights for the inaugural Super Club tournament on the back of last year's sellout Silver ...

Hosting Super Club tournament will have 'phenomenal' impact in Nelson.

The Kiwi who's helping Oracle

Boat Build Manager Tim Smyth with a early version of one of Oracles foils.

If Oracle turn it round to beat Team NZ, it could be thanks in part to a boat builder from Nelson.

Tima takes on the world - and wins

Baby Blacks winger Tima Faingaanuku proudly holds his World Rugby Under-20 Championship winner's medal.

Baby Blacks winger Tima Faingaanuku returns home with a winner's medal.

Six-hour race challenges body and mind

Solo men's winner Henry Jaine in action during the six hour mid-winter breakout at Rabbit Island on Sunday.

Henry Jaine says riding around Rabbit Island for six hours can be as much of a mental challenge as it is physical.

Stoke and Marist chasing top four spot

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Waimea Old Boys beat Nelson in the dying minutes of extra time during the Tasman ...

Key club rugby match ups this weekend. 

Combined team provides new pathway

Waimea Combined Schools winger Jan Lammers is thriving in his first season in the UC Championship.

The amalgamation of Waimea Combined has enabled Motueka High students like wing Jan Lammers to play in the UC Championship.

Waimea will have to fight to stay up

Waimea College midcourter Grace Young in action during their premier netball match against Richmond at Saxton Stadium.

Waimea College's best performance of the season unable to save them.

Five players Tasman United should target

Sam Mason-Smith scored 11 goals for Hawke's Bay United last season and should be Tasman United's No 1 offseason target.

Reporter Phillip Rollo looks at five players that should be on Tasman United's shopping list for the 2017-18 season.

Kiwi cyclist hit by car

George Bennett broke his helmet in the accident.

George Bennett lucky to escape with broken helmet and grazes, after car turns in front of him at 60kmh.

Big decisions for Tactix coach

Tactix coach Marianne Delaney-Hoshek was all smiles after her side finished their season with a win over the Mystics.

OPINION: Tactix coach will need to quickly decide who's coming and going as focus shifts to 2018.

One arm, no problem for Hunt

Alex Hunt has come a long way since his days at the Tasman Tennis Club in Richmond, near Nelson.

One-armed Kiwi tennis player Alex Hunt proves his fighting qualities, earning his first ATP world ranking point in Guam.

Persico and Warnes multiple winners

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Nelson and Marlborough indoor bowls teams measured against each other during ...

Nelson's Giovanni Persico and Golden Bay-Motueka's Nigel Warnes claim national triples title.

Nelson masters contest SI event

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Nelson masters badminton teams at SI interprovincials.

Anglesey leads series

Pete Anglesey is leading the TNT Helicopters High Point Trophy on his CR250.

Pete Angelesy has a handy lead in the Mainland series.

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