Stadiums of the past: Newmarket Park
Stadiums of the past: Newmarket Park

When West Ham waved goodbye to their beloved Boleyn, more commonly known as Upton Park, they did so in riotous fashion…

Stadiums of the past: Lancaster Park
Stadiums of the past: Lancaster Park

When West Ham waved goodbye to their beloved Boleyn, more commonly known as Upton Park, they did so in riotous fashion…

Steven Adams - $60 million man
Steven Adams - $60 million man

Even a crushing migraine couldn't stop Steven Adams from propelling his team to more success in the NBA yesterday. Ben Stanley…

Stadiums from the past: Carlaw Park
Stadiums from the past: Carlaw Park

When West Ham waved goodbye to their beloved Boleyn, more commonly known as Upton Park, they did so in riotous fashion…

One night in November

One Night in November

A written history feature on the All Whites' historic 2010 World Cup qualifying win over Bahrain.

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Special report: Sport's dark shadow

Cricket star's inner demons
Cricket star's inner demons

In a candid interview, former international cricketer Lou Vincent opens up about the mental health issues he faced while…

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Special report: Fields of Learning

Fields of learning: The power of sport to transform lives
Fields of learning: The power of sport to transform lives

It is the last period before lunch on an uncomfortably hot day in the heart of the King Country, but there is no sign of…

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Special report: The Shame Game

How to fix NZ cricket system?
How to fix NZ cricket system?

When a player was approached to contribute to a story on New Zealand Cricket's high-performance set-up, his answer while…

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Special report: Rise of peptides in NZ

Peptides: Secret lives of drug cheats
Peptides: Secret lives of drug cheats

Powerful new-generation, performance-enhancing drugs are flowing into the country largely unchecked, a Herald investigation…

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Special report: The stuff of champions

The stuff of champions: Irene van Dyk
The stuff of champions: Irene van Dyk

In a three-part series Herald chief sports writer David Leggat looks at the secret of success of some of New Zealand's greatest…

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The race that stopped a nation

The race that stopped a nation
The race that stopped a nation

Forty years ago on Sunday at the 1974 Commonwealth Games in Christchurch the world witnessed one of the greatest middle…

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Special report: Rugby's drinking culture

Rugby's battle with the booze
Rugby's battle with the booze

Drinking is the evil rugby can't flush - 25 high-level players have sought professional help for alcohol and drug issues…

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Match-fixing inquiry

Editorial: Sport - can we believe what we see?
Editorial: Sport - can we believe what we see?

One of the joys of sport is the unpredictable nature of competition - the underdog beating the odds to record a famous win…

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Sport and social media

Social media reacts to 'dream final'
Social media reacts to 'dream final'

As Australia's win over Argentina set the stage for an epic All Blacks v Wallabies showdown, Twitter was buzzing with anticipation…

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