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Glasgow: Gold for Kiwi sprint team
Glasgow: Gold for Kiwi sprint team

The New Zealand men's sprint team have won a gold medal at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games after beating England in the gold…

Glasgow: While you were sleeping - Day 1

A quick bite of the best of the action from day one at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games. A golden start The Kiwi sprint…

Crusaders’ aim: retake the crown

Afew years ago there was a discussion at Crusaders' management and administration level about what would be considered a…

Rugby: After the red card ... only one emotion wanted this time

The last time Jean Deysel played against the Crusaders in Christchurch, he spent the night after the game with mixed emotions…

Rugby: Folau out to hit new heights
Rugby: Folau out to hit new heights

He's already at another level, but superstar fullback Israel Folau is hoping to raise his game to impossible new heights…

League: One that got away flies with Sea Eagles
League: One that got away flies with Sea Eagles

Former Under 20s star Peta Hiku left the Warriors at the end of 2012 looking to crack it in the NRL.

Commonwealth Games: Behind the scenes, medical team at work around the clock to get athletes over line
Commonwealth Games: Behind the scenes, medical team at work around the clock to get athletes over line

Forget the 300-plus Kiwi athletes and coaches - the hardest workers at the Commonwealth Games will be Bruce Hamilton and…

Commonwealth Games: "Nicked-up" judokas getting comfy with life in the village
Commonwealth Games: "Nicked-up" judokas getting comfy with life in the village

If the Kiwi judokas are aiming to "cut weight" before their competition, they don't have far to look to find tips.

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Football: Pheonix take aim at the Magpies
Football: Pheonix take aim at the Magpies

Scoring goals has never really been Andrew Durante's thing. In more than 250 games during a senior…

Commonwealth Games: Rhino charges towards gold medal

By the time Simon van Velthooven mounts his bike for the first of his two Commonwealth Games events, the expectation is…

Tour de France: Playful Pole makes win look easy

On the last of four Pyrenees ascents, Rafal Majka gave a wink to a French TV camera and tugged playfully at a motorcycle's…

Set of six: Rabs releases memoir

Legendary Channel Nine league commentator Ray Warren launched his book The Voice at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Wednesday…

Fantasy NRL: It's spring-cleaning time - axe the losers
Fantasy NRL: It's spring-cleaning time - axe the losers

Dr Stats recommends team maintenance for fantasy owners before delving into the top pickups for the…

Fantasy Rugby: Select your finalists and load up the best

Predicting who will make the Super Rugby grand final will play a large part in which players to target in the latest round…

NZ on Screen: Favourite NZ Commonwealth Games moments

Strictly speaking we've only had two Commonwealth Games in New Zealand - the 1974 games in Christchurch, and the 1990 games…

Commonwealth Games: Forbes savours meeting with Queen

DJ Forbes is not short of crowning moments in his illustrious sevens career but lunch with the Queen will surely be right…

West Ham loss 'not a big concern'

West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce says he always expected a spirited challenge from the Wellington Phoenix during their…

Commonwealth Games: What to expect
Commonwealth Games: What to expect

The Glasgow Commonwealth Games are officially open and the action begins tonight. Here's a rundown of…

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Commonwealth Games

Kris Shannon: Let the Games begin
Kris Shannon: Let the Games begin

With a vigorous wave of the New Zealand flag, Valerie Adams kicked off the Kiwi presence at the 20th Commonwealth Games…

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Glasgow: Weightlifters aim for gold
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NZ weightlifters Stanislav Chalaev and Richie Patterson are both aiming to go one better in Glasgow, after claiming Silver…

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Tour de France

Tour de France: Majka wins short, steep stage 17
Tour de France: Majka wins short, steep stage 17

Poland's Rafal Majka captured his second stage victory at the Tour de France on Wednesday, winning Stage 17th with a late…

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Cricket: ICC suspends Williamson
Cricket: ICC suspends Williamson

Kane Williamson has become the first New Zealander bowler to be suspended because of an illegal action.

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Basketball: Breakers sign Tai Wesley
Basketball: Breakers sign Tai Wesley

The Breakers have followed up last week's news that Cedric Jackson has signed a two year contract to once again play for…

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