Sport

Mount Maunganui rider dominates again

Bay of Plenty man Cody Cooper could never be accused of being boring, but the ease with which he won again at the weekend does make the Honda Racing Team crew very relaxed indeed. The 34-year-old national MX1 champion from Mount Maunganui showed once...... Read More

Breakers make it nine in a row

The New Zealand Breakers have extended their Australian basketball league winning streak to nine games with a 90-82 victory over Brisbane Bullets in Auckland. The Breakers battled for much of the game, before a timeout halfway through the third quarter...... Read More

Police praise crowd at Tonga-Lebanon match

Police have praised the crowd at last night’s Rugby League World Cup quarter-final between Tonga and Lebanon at Christchurch Stadium. Canterbury District Metro Area Commander Superintendent Lane Todd said there were no incidents of concern...... Read More

NZ crash out of Rugby League World Cup

A bad night for New Zealand turned into a famous one for Fiji as the Kiwis crashed out of the Rugby League World Cup earlier this evening. Fiji now move on to play Australia in next weekend's semi-final after winning 4-2 in Wellington in...... Read More

Records tumble at Queenstown Marathon

Perfect weather conditions delivered a record-breaking day at the Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon, with five new race records set. They included a clean sweep in the Air New Zealand Marathon and New Zealand Sotheby’s International...... Read More

Airport turns Tongan fans away

Tongan rugby league fans say Auckland Airport's ban on welcoming players back to the city for the world cup semi-finals is racial discrimination. The winner of today's Tonga vs Lebanon game in Christchurch will make the Rugby League World Cup...... Read More

Hartley back behind the wheel for 2018 F1 season

Kiwi racing star Brendon Hartley continues to make New Zealand motorsport history following confirmation that he will carry on driving for Formula 1 team Scuderia Toro Rosso for the 2018 season. Having made his F1 debut with the team in the...... Read More

Kiwi karters ready for big weekend in Las Vegas

An eight-strong contingent of Kiwi karters is in Las Vegas preparing for the 21st annual SuperKarts USA SuperNationals meeting this week and over the weekend. With over 500 entries over 10 classes, the meeting is widely regarded as the biggest kart one...... Read More

McEwan spices up day two against ND

A strong all-round showing from Auckland’s Matt McEwan has set up an exciting day three for the Aces in their Plunket Shield match against Northern Districts at Seddon Park. Northern Districts trail the Auckland Aces by 86 runs with seven second...... Read More

All Whites World Cup dream over

The All Whites' World Cup dream is over after a 2-0 loss to Peru in their world cup qualifier in Lima. Peru's opening goal came in the 27th minute, with the home side having dominated possession throughout the half, when Jefferson Farfan nailed...... Read More