Olympic shot put champion Ryan Crouser (left), Kiwi Tom Walsh (right) and guide Toby Morris with a red deer bagged in Marlborough. Photo / Mark Mitchell

Hotshots on field and at play

Each held a silencer-clad rifle, and their twinkle-toed stealth would have earned a nod of mute approval from the SAS.

Scotland's Tim Visser on his way to scoring a try against Wales during the Six Nations rugby match at BT Murrayfield, Edinburgh, Scotland. Photo / AP

Rugby: Scotland knock over Wales

Scotland convincingly ended a run of nine losses to Wales with a 29-13 win in Six Nations rugby at Murrayfield on Saturday. After…

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Guptill back for Black Caps

Opening batsman Martin Guptill and off spinner Jeetan Patel have been named in the New Zealand squad for the fourth one-day…

Rio Paralympics Gold Medal champ, Blade Runner Liam Malone. Photo / Dean Purcell

Malone seeks speed help

Malone won two gold medals and one silver at the Rio Paralympics, and was recently named Disabled Athlete of the Year at…

Jason Waddell on Kawi wins the Haunui Farm WFA Classic at Otaki yesterday. Photo / Race Images PNth

Another top-flight win for Kawi

Jason Waddell was having his first ride on Kawi and he played his part to perfection to guide Savabeel's best son to victory…

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Sydney in the mix for hot colt

Precocious colt Summer Passage has strengthened his case for an autumn trip across the Tasman with an impressive home track…