Three inform players make Heartland squad with a 'player of origin' in the wings.
The race remains wide open for the Citizens Shield semi-finals.
Chris Karton upstaged the younger brigade to steal overall honours in Cycling Timaru's individual time trial competition on Saturday.
After 54 years of trying Rana Bleeker finally has a New Zealand indoor bowls title.
Kiwi rally driver Hayden Paddon is looking to be at the front of Rally Poland.
Geraldine shearer Allan Oldfield is on top of the podium after winning at Scotland's Royal Highland Show.
A late Kerryn Janesn goal secured Cambridge a 2-2 draw with Geraldine.
West End delivered midfielder Tyler Cox the perfect birthday present as they scored a 3-2 win against Timaru Boys'.
Elliot Barratt was the hero for Temuka as he scored in the last minute to help Temuka to a 4-3 win over Tainui.
Temuka may have to take the tough road if they hope to lift the Hamersley Cup after going down 16-10 to Celtic.
Three second half tries saw Timaru Boys' High School beat their Marlborough counterparts in Blenheim.
Timaru's International Motor Raceway Levels has remained on the SS Cup calendar for 2017-18.
A Timaru policeman remembers clearly the night in 1971 when Lions lock Willie John McBride tapped on the window of his police car.
Concussion has knocked Canterbury Wildcats centre Ashley Gayle out of Saturday's southern derby.
Cam and Ruby Anderson are showing how deadly they can be on a football field.
South Canterbury sprinter athlete Anna Hayward has been selected in the New Zealand team for the Oceania championships in Fiji.
The Hamersley Cup senior rugby championship is set for its most exciting finish to the round robin in years.
Otago Boys' dominate winter exchange with Timaru counterparts in Dunedin.
It's going to take something special from one of the lower sides to knock over a team in the top four.
No big guns, no problem. Canterbury's ridiculous depth leaves head coach Glenn Delaney with plenty to ponder.
Ranfurly Shield holders start season with an emphatic win against Meads Cup champions Wanganui.
Roncalli College' First XVs brave second half performance was not enough to rein in St Thomas.
The Marr footballing family had plenty to smile about on Saturday evening.
Timaru Boys' High First XV proved no match for a big, strong Otago Boys' High School side.
OPINION: Tactix coach will need to quickly decide who's coming and going as focus shifts to 2018.
It was time for those in the middle to shine when Cycling Timaru sent a field of 77 over a tough 38km course.
Timaru professional cyclist Shane Archbold is hopeful of getting back on bike soon after undergoing surgery in Germany.
Catarina Antunes ran in six tries in North Otago's demolition of Alhambra-Union in Otago premier womens rugby in Oamaru.
Forget the British and Irish Lions tour for a minute. For the first time this year, the Ranfurly Shield will go on the line on Wednesday night.
Canterbury name inexperienced side for first Ranfurly Shield challenge of season.