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Most costly football contracts
Most costly football contracts

Manchester United have splashed out 119 million to bring Angel Di Maria to the club from Real Madrid today. The mammoth…

Man United humiliated in League Cup

In just his third match in charge of Manchester United, Louis van Gaal oversaw one of the most humiliating losses in the…

Making them run faster, jump higher

If athletes were race cars, Professor Michael McGuigan of AUT University's Sports Performance Research Institute New Zealand…

Rugby: Glenn Moore named Blues assistant

Glenn Moore has been appointed assistant coach of the Blues for the 2015 and 2016 Investec Super Rugby seasons. The former…

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Erakovic upsets ex-champ at US Open
Erakovic upsets ex-champ at US Open

Kiwi tennis number one Marina Erakovic has notched up one of her best Grand Slam results.

ABs: Aaron Smith - the fulltime worker
ABs: Aaron Smith - the fulltime worker

Aaron Smith is disproving the theory that international halfbacks cannot last a full test.

Tennis: Ivanovic maintains hot form at US Open
Tennis: Ivanovic maintains hot form at US Open

Ana Ivanovic kept her hot streak rolling with a straight-set victory to start the US Open. The eighth-seeded Serb beat…

NRL: Peyroux to start in Titans clash
NRL: Peyroux to start in Titans clash

Dominique Peyroux returns to NRL football for just the third time this season for the Warriors' clash against his former…

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Rugby: Wallaby McCabe forced into retirement
Rugby: Wallaby McCabe forced into retirement

Brumbies and Wallabies outside back Pat McCabe has been forced to retire because of a neck injury. Brumbies…

Man U pay $119m for Real's Di Maria

Manchester United have agreed a British record transfer fee of £59.7 million ($119 million) to sign Argentina midfielder…

Boxing: Rocky show inspiration for parker

On his recent trip to New York with his promoters, Joseph Parker attended the Rocky musical on Broadway, a show he enjoyed…

Tennis: Erakovic joins WTA player council

Kiwi tennis No1 Marina Erakovic is not quite a tennis veteran but experienced enough to feel comfortable and to have been…

Tennis: Sharapova cruises into second round
Tennis: Sharapova cruises into second round

A year after a most painful absence, Maria Sharapova returned to her winning ways at Arthur Ashe Stadium…

Football: Lampard announces international retirement

England midfielder Frank Lampard announced his retirement from international football after a career spanning 15 years overnight…

College Sport: Papali'i achieves lift-off

If you like sporting all-rounders, then you'll like 15-year-old MAGS Year 11 student Isaiah Papali'i.

Equestrian: Kiwi riders hungry for win

Andrew Nicholson gives short shrift to any notion that top quality preparation will guarantee success when the World Games…

Power shakes off quake but can't close out title

It was just past 3 a.m. local time when Australian driver Will Power was awakened from a deep sleep on the top floor of…

Sam Tomkins: We have lots to do in bid for playoffs
Sam Tomkins: We have lots to do in bid for playoffs

The weekend's result against the Sydney Roosters was obviously bitterly disappointing and has left us…

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Golf

Golf: Alker finishes well in Portland
Golf: Alker finishes well in Portland

Kiwi golfer Steven Alker has finished in a share of fifth place after a solid final round at the Portland Open on the second-tier…

Golf: Ko fails to fire in Canada
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Herald Sport features

The race to rewrite history
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An oral history of Carter and Docherty's race to the finish line, where they became only the second NZ duo to go gold-silver…

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Howzat?! (Too close...)
Howzat?! (Too close...)

Mitchell Johnson made an unceremonious entry into the commentary box on Monday in Harare that had social media buzzing.

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