OPINION: Silver Ferns' upset of Australia is a breakthrough moment, writes Yvonne Willering.
The Ironman World Champs, the biggest event Taupō has seen, expected to pump $20m into district.
Otago's defence stands tall in claiming the Ranfurly Shield from Waikato in stunning raid in Hamilton.
Tipped by some as an All Blacks bolter in 2016, in-form again Matt Faddes is putting a poor season with the Highlanders behind him.
Kane Williamson makes up for first innings fail with 83 in second dig as ND make winning start to Plunket Shield.