Nehe Milner-Skudder in training yesterday at Hutt Recreation Ground in Wellington. Photo / Getty Images

Someone pass the cotton wool

If the All Blacks wanted a taste of the type of scrutiny they will find themselves under at the World Cup, they got their…

Marina Erakovic returns a shot against Simona Halep. Photo / AP

Tennis: Erakovic exits US Open

Marina Erakovic will be wanting to forget about her 2015 grand slam season fairly quickly after suffering her fourth straight…

Scott Gibbs and Richie Collins of Wales tackle Western Samoa's Pat Lam. Photo / Getty

No.16 - Samoa's greatest win

Wales toured Australia in mid-1991 to prepare for the World Cup but their final match ended in widespread shame. They were…

Racing: Kavanagh faces ban

Racing: Kavanagh faces ban

Sydney trainer Sam Kavanagh faces a lengthy ban after being found guilty of 23 charges relating to the use of cobalt and…

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College Sport: The wrap

Rugby St Kentigern are gunning for their second national Top 4 title (to go with two co-ed championships in 2010-11) at…

Kiwi Olympian Kim Smith. Photo / D Dipasupil / Getty Images

Kiwi Olympian's medical drama

Kiwi long distance star Kim Smith is lucky to be alive after several large blood clots were found on her lungs soon after…