The Australian cricket team form a guard of honour for New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum ahead of the deciding ODI in Hamilton. Photo / Twitter

Guard of honour for McCullum

The retiring Black Caps skipper, Brendon McCullum, received an honour rather than a sledge from the Aussies today.

Rieko Ioane of New Zealand (L) is congratulated by teammate Sonny Bill Williams (C) after scoring the final try to win the 2016 Sydney Sevens final match. Photo / Getty Images

NZ victors at Sydney Sevens

New Zealand have fought back to win a stunning World Rugby Sevens Series cup final 27-24 against Australia in Sydney.