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Rugby: Counties Manukau show their steel
Rugby: Counties Manukau show their steel

The majority of rugby people would have been shocked if the Steelers had won their first match over Canterbury since Joeli…

UFC: Hunt makes weight in Japan

Mark Hunt has made weight ahead of his UFC Fight Night 52 headline bout against Roy Nelson in Japan.

Knee injuries force Chinese star's retirement

Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has retired due to recurring knee…

Richie Barnett: Administrators must stop young talent going

Valentine Holmes is a kid with immense talent and will be a star of the future and it's part of the reason why, as a Kiwis…

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Play of the day: Incredibly long volleyball rally video Play of the day: Incredibly long volleyball rally

This amazing Chinese volleyball rally just keeps going…

Mark Todd falls off horse video Mark Todd falls off horse

Kiwi equestion legend Sir Mark Todd was captured in…

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Great Scotland-England sport encounters
Great Scotland-England sport encounters

While we wait for the votes to be counted in the Scottish independence referendum, we look at great Scottish victories over…

Scotty Stevenson: Magpies pick up gem as kid shines on debut
Scotty Stevenson: Magpies pick up gem as kid shines on debut

The moon on the 27th day: Otane: Central Hawkes Bay. The one line description: Wikipedia: "A small village with a school…

ABs: Diminutive Smith casts big shadow
ABs: Diminutive Smith casts big shadow

With just under 12 months to go until the World Cup, Aaron Smith is casting such a big shadow over the other halfbacks in…

Wells named in Silver Ferns
Wells named in Silver Ferns

The inclusion of Australian-born shooter Ameliaranne Wells is the big talking point of today's Silver Ferns team naming…

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Rugby: World's largest scrum
Rugby: World's largest scrum

More than 1000 rugby fans have taken part in the world's largest scrum last to mark the start of ticket…

England pose biggest threat - Henry

In front of a packed and partisan crowd, World Cup-winning coach Sir Graham Henry believes England pose the biggest roadblock…

Jockey banned for seven years

Kiwi jockey David Walker was today disqualified from racing for seven years and ordered to pay costs of $3000 after being…

Sailing: Kiwi crews in line for gold

Two New Zealand crews are in pole position to defend their titles at the world sailing championships in Santander, Spain. Top…

Cricket: Boult to lock in another big job
Cricket: Boult to lock in another big job

It was not so long ago that Trent Boult wasn't anywhere near the limited-overs New Zealand frame.

Phoenix to play in temporary stadium in Lower Hutt

The Wellington Phoenix have confirmed they will play three A-League matches at the Hutt Recreation Ground this summer while…

All Whites plummet in world rankings

New Zealand have fallen 20 places in the latest FIFA world rankings, falling to 118th place, their lowest ranking since…

ARU bid for 2017 Lions tour opener

The Australian Rugby Union is attempting to lure the British and Irish Lions back Down Under for a money-spinning kick-off…

Women finally welcome here

The Royal & Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews has voted overwhelmingly to admit female members for the first time.

Cycling: Webster wins sprint final
Cycling: Webster wins sprint final

Commonwealth Games champion Sam Webster had to dig deep to claim victory in the sprint final on the…

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Horse Racing

Pure Champion: Windsor Park Plate preview
video Pure Champion: Windsor Park Plate preview

Trainer Lance O'Sullivan discusses the chances of former Hong Kong galloper Pure Champion in the Gr.1 Windsor Park Plate…

Racing: I Do can from wide barrier
Racing: Pembrook Benny resumes
Jockey David Walker guilty
Racing: Oliver may take Cup ride
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Herald Sport features

The race to rewrite history
The race to rewrite history

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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McCaw showing little sign of slowing down

Chris Rattue writes: It's that time again, a moment…

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Scrums a worrying shambles

There wouldn't have been one person who went away…

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Dally M ignoring grafters

Why do playmakers always win the Dally M? Players…

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Lacklustre Champs in dire need credibility boost

Thousands of empty seats in Perth, yet more glaring…

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Boxing: Millie Elder-Holmes to fight
video Boxing: Millie Elder-Holmes to fight

Millie Elder-Holmes is stepping back into the public spotlight - and the boxing ring - just seven weeks after the death…

Play of the day: Football fan hates fun
Play of the day: Schoolboy's dazzling dummy
Play of the day: Stunning Kiwi catchers
The Vent with Tony Veitch
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Cricket: Chanderpaul closes on Lara total
Cricket: Chanderpaul closes on Lara total

For more than 20 years, Shivnarine Chanderpaul's routine has become as familiar as any in world cricket.

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Basketball: USA win World Cup final
Basketball: USA win World Cup final

Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the US repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing…

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