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Scotty Stevenson: Start of Super Rugby season proves stuff of nightmares
Scotty Stevenson: Start of Super Rugby season proves stuff of nightmares

Ihad a terrible dream this week. It involved endless shuttle runs and wind sprints and down ups and tractor tyres and resistance…

Cricket: Players rally to Hughes amid test doubts

Updated Devastated Australian cricketers continue to rally around stricken Phillip Hughes amid uncertainty about next week's first…

Cricket needs to address bouncers

Bouncers are aimed at the head and body. They are intimidatory, and they are designed to hurt. They are not designed to…

Lydia Ko back home triumphant

Champion golfer touched down in Auckland airport this morning to flowers, cheers and applause from family and friends.

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Steven Holloway on poker: How to lose $2.5k in 2 hours Steven Holloway on poker: How to lose $2.5k in 2 hours

When I told friends that I was playing in a $2,500…

Hansen: 'Earn the right to win World Cup' video Hansen: 'Earn the right to win World Cup'

The New Zealand Rugby Union are looking to lock up…

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Helmet rule on cards after horrific hit
Helmet rule on cards after horrific hit

Junior Kiwi cricketers could be forced to wear protective helmets after the head injury that has left Australian international…

Cricket: Hafeez cuts apart Black Caps
Cricket: Hafeez cuts apart Black Caps

Pakistan 281-3 Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez was the key protagonist in damaging New Zealand's prospects of a drawn…

Cricket: Next session crucial for Black Caps
Cricket: Next session crucial for Black Caps

With cricket tests in the United Arab Emirates so seemingly reliant on the toss, New Zealand face a crucial couple of sessions…

Rowing: Murray named world No. 1
Rowing: Murray named world No. 1

Kiwi Eric Murray has been named the world's top-ranked male rower for 2014 with his partner in crime, Hamish Bond, not far…

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Black Caps v Pakistan: Day one highlights
Black Caps v Pakistan: Day one highlights

Andrew Alderson breaks down the best bits from the first day of the third test between the Black Caps…

Golf: How Lydia Ko took on the world

This week teenage golfing sensation Lydia Ko banked a whopping $1.9 million dollars after winning the season ending LPGA…

Cricket: NZ A cruise past Afghanistan

New Zealand A have made it two wins from as many games on their trip to the United Arab Emirates. Having beaten the hosts…

Football: Late equaliser dents Liverpool hopes

Ludogorets scored a late equalizer to hold Liverpool to a 2-2 draw this morning (NZT) that ended the home side's hopes of…

Cricket: Alarming reminder of game's dangers
Cricket: Alarming reminder of game's dangers

Bouncers have broken noses and jaws, dislodged teeth, fractured skulls and drawn buckets of blood over…

Crusaders eye Fiji as venue for Super 15

The Crusaders plan to take their Super 15 match against the Hurricanes next year to Fiji.

Football: Draw disappoints Football Ferns

It's perhaps a sign of just how far the Football Ferns have come that yesterday they left the field disappointed after drawing…

Tennis: Classic holds its own with extra space to fill in a lineup bursting with talent

With the full field virtually sealed ahead of January's tournament, the ASB Classic continues to hold its own against more…

Netball: Cup hopes hinge on confidence of shooters

If there were ever a stark illustration of the challenges facing the Silver Ferns approaching next year's World Cup, it…

Football: Barcelona romp home as Messi sets record performance in Champions League
Football: Barcelona romp home as Messi sets record performance in Champions League

Barcelona romped to a 4-0 win at APOEL Nicosia in the European Champions League but the victory was…

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Golf

Golf: Star must be enticed to play Clearwater
Golf: Star must be enticed to play Clearwater

New Zealand Golf needs to find a way to entice Lydia Ko to line up at Clearwater at the national women's open in February…

Golf: Scott eyes revenge at Open
Golf: NZ Golf hoping for Ko appearance
Coach predicts US Open win
Australia's near-claim of our Lydia
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Herald Sport features

50 years on: Snell's double
50 years on: Snell's double

Peter Snell remains one of only two men to complete the 800m-1500m double at the same Olympic Games, writes David Leggat…

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Golf: $1.5m payday for Lydia Ko
video Golf: $1.5m payday for Lydia Ko

It may not be an elusive first major victory but it was a major payday for Lydia Ko. The 17-year-old took home US$1.5 million…

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Cricket

Chatfield recalls cricket ball trauma
Chatfield recalls cricket ball trauma

Phil Hughes faces a long road to recovery but New Zealand great Ewen Chatfield believes similar may be true for the bowler…

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Basketball: Webster named ANBL Player of the Week
Basketball: Webster named ANBL Player of the Week

A dominant 25-point performance on Friday night against Melbourne United has earned New Zealand Breakers guard Corey Webster…

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