The NZ Breakers are likely to turn to a Tall Black for their final full roster spot for 2017-18.
From trainee plumber to MMA star, Conor McGregor was "born with his fists clenched", mum says.
"I really fear that this series could be one of the saddest for test cricket," former England captain says.
Pierre Spies calls it quits after rotten run of injuries - including blood clots in his lungs prior to 2007 RWC - hampered his career.
OPINION: Colin Meads was the man a young country aspired to be.
Kiwi striker told to forget about the money and get on with the football, just as Neymar did in going to PSG.
Sports Quiz - August 22
$26m Kiwi footballer has had tastes of the EPL, but now "I feel I've got a proper opportunity".
Stats analysis of how All Blacks legend Sir Colin Meads may have fared in pro rugby.
Blowtorch applied to coach Michael Cheika and his "dysfunctional robots" as Australian media take aim.
Former age-group international Katie Rood says her dream has become a reality.
Wayne Rooney joins Alan Shearer as the only footballers to score 200 goals in the English top-flight.
Tana Umaga brings back Matt Duffie and Melani Nanai to maintain continuity in his back three.
15-year-old whose school ball dream came true on the arm of a NRL star loses her battle with cancer.
Former NZ captain believes the WRWC is the Black Ferns' to lose.
Wallabies drop to fifth in the world rugby rankings after their humbling defeat to the All Blacks.
Two-time grand slam winner pulls out due to child custody battle.
Leeds offer fans a free exchange on Chris Wood shirts as the Kiwi striker departs for Burnley in the EPL.
If Eddie Jones shuts the door on England future, then five-eighth could represent Germany at 2019 Rugby World Cup.
A world XI to play three T20s in Pakistan in September will be named this week.
No submissions, but kicks, elbows and biting would all be OK, heavyweight boxing champ says.
Big bets pour in for the tennis world No 114 prior to his surprise win on the ATP Tour over the world No 63.
Two of America's winning Solheim Cup team will play at New Zealand's first LPGA tournament next month.
Rain forces abandonment of Australia's practice match for their two test series against Bangladesh.
Axed Super Rugby franchise ponders its next move should its court case against the ARU fail.
Besieged Wallabies defence coach believes his blueprint will work once players execute it correctly.
Brumbies utility back Christian Lealiifano confirms he will join Irish club Ulster on a short-term deal.
Progress being made in NRL players pay dispute, but World Cup boycott warning still stands.
Manny Pacquiao will fight Jeff Horn in Brisbane, probably in November.
Formula One will have a virtual world champion as well as a real one after launching eSports series.
The fine art of coaching involves moulding and manipulating your players like they are plasticine to get what you all want: a premiership.
The Gold Coast Titans have sacked coach Neil Henry after his fallout with Jarryd Hayne.
Fixing the holes in their own defence is top priority for the Wallabies, but they're also aware of the All Blacks' threats.
Raiders fan spat in referee Ashley Klein's direction at halftime and was ejected from the stadium.
They fell asleep at the wheel and were 'outsmarted' by the Wallabies at scrum time. The All Blacks learnt plenty from their video review of Bledisloe I.
Six past or present Black Caps remain in England's T20 playoffs, with Jeetan Patel and Luke Ronchi starring.
OPINION: Really, Shaun Johnson? Warriors star's comments about effort and heart have left Hamish Bidwell pondering.
Wallabies 'licking wounds' but ready to 'get stuck in again', vows defensive coach Nathan Grey.
US star gymnast says national body failed to stop osteopath who is charged with sexual misconduct.
Horse racing was a great passion for Sir Colin Meads. On Wednesday one of his horses gave him a final win.
Western Australia State Government threatens legal action which could bankrupt Australian Rugby Union
State Government threatens to sue Australian Rugby Union to the tune of $1m following Western Force axing.
The death of All Black legend Sir Colin Meads leaves a hollow feeling at his rugby club, Waitete.
Attempting to go beer for beer with a bunch of All Blacks was always going to end badly - and Pinetree told me as much.
Brodie Retallick and Sam Whitelock open up about 'amazing' Meads.
Days after Suzie Bates racked up the first ever century in England's domestic women's Twenty20 competition, another Kiwi has joined her.
Star Tall Blacks point guard creates headaches for Paul Henare after standout Asia Cup campaign.
How wrong he was. Phil Gifford recalls his first conversation with Sir Colin Meads 40 years ago.
Long-serving NRL coach Brian Smith joins Kiwis as a technical advisor for under pressure coach David Kidwell.
New Zealand cyclist Bradly Knipe is looking to build on his 'incredible' two month stint in the United States.
Brisbane City Council won't commit to bout until Pacquiao confirms he has signed contract.