George Bennett given support role for Vuelta a Espana after lingering illness hampers star cyclist's preparations.
Olympic rowing champ named alongside World Tour star in powerful Kiwi team for the road cycling world champs.
Hamish Harwood joins Team New Zealand as late injury replacement for Motocross of Nations.
The Tasman Makos have not had to wait long for an opportunity to avenge their loss to Canterbury in the 2016 Mitre 10 Cup premiership final.
Nelson College and Waimea Combined heading south for sudden death semifinals.
Tasman Griffins meet Canterbury Country in SI rugby series opener.
Prices beat NCG to join Jacks, Richmond and Stoke in premier grade semifinals.
Canterbury and Tasman are mates off the pitch, but things could get heated between 'enemies' in Nelson on Friday night.
Tom Scully and Aaron Gate will make their Grand Tour debuts at the Vuelta a Espana.
Combined top of the south volleyball team tastes success in Queensland Schools Cup.
All Blacks coach looks to the future as Highlanders No 6 takes over from his veteran blindside flanker.
Steve Hansen hands Damian McKenzie and Liam Squire ABs starts for Bledisloe opener.
The Tasman Makos have named 10 Super Rugby players in the starting line-up for their Mitre 10 Cup opener.
Former Chief Tom Sanders didn't need much convincing to return home to play for the Crusaders.
Nelson hold on to Lillias Fairhall Shield but hand over Cassia Warnes trophy.
Brendan Erskine back in winning form at Gibbs Hill Challenge.
Middle distance runner Julian Matthews returns to the track for the first time in 12 months.
Canterbury United's English recruit matched it with Mario Balotelli and Sergio Aguero at Manchester City.
Canterbury United signing almost gave up on football, but has rediscovered his passion for game.
Alex Ainley to reprise captaincy role after 10-year break.
Nelson Suburbs defender Kristian Gibson adds to large Irish contingent at Southern United.
Under the proposed South Island League structure, Nelson Suburbs will be forced to play Football South opposition in Christchurch.
Fate of possible South Island football league to be known later next month.
Twelve All Blacks will return to help the Super Rugby champions defend their crown next year.
Nick Barbour died in a motorcycle crash. Jessyka Melo was heartbroken but she kept going and made him proud.
Nelson's under-18 table tennis team beaten by Marlborough on countback.
Ciaran Aherne scores 90th minute match-winner as Ferrymead Bays cut lead to just two points.
Richmond Athletic hold a precious four-point lead following FC Nelson's surprise defeat to College.
Three new faces in Alex Ainley-led Tasman Makos squad.
Tasman Griffins complete South Island championship buildup by routing Buller.