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Lee targeting second world title belt

Women’s mixed martial arts star and reigning ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion “Unstoppable” Angela Lee could have herself one of the biggest nights of her career at ONE: A NEW ERA on Sunday, 31 March in Tokyo, Japan. Aside...... Read More

Akiyama hopes to compete in Japan and Korea

Japanese-Korean mixed martial arts veteran Yoshihiro “Sexyama” Akiyama may have arrived in ONE Championship at the twilight of his career, but the he is not planning on just riding out into the sunset. Akiyama, who turns 44 in 2019, fully...... Read More

Johnson happy to be part of ONE: A NEW ERA

One of the most anticipated ONE Championship debuts in 2019 will be that of flyweight star Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson. The 32-year old American star made mixed martial arts headlines back in 2018 after making his way to Singapore-based...... Read More

Quinn & Williams claim wins at Papamoa

Favourite tags were the order of the final day of the Barrett Homes Surf Open at Papamoa with Gisborne’s Maz Quinn and Whangamata surfer Ella Williams living up to expectations winning their respective divisions. The two surfers were joined by...... Read More

Early rounds dish up mixed results

New Zealand representative Levi Stewart (Waihi Bch) dominated the top seeds during the opening rounds of the Barrett Homes Surf Open held at Papamoa Beach on Saturday. Stewart was joined by Ella Williams (WGM) in the Open Women’s Division, Williams...... Read More

Tickner fit for grand final

The Central Stags’ leading wicket-taker in this summer’s Burger King Super Smash has this afternoon been confirmed in a squad of 13 named for tomorrow’s Grand Final against the Knights at Seddon Park, Hamilton. Pace bowler Blair Tickner,...... Read More

Natalie Dodd century in 100th game not enough

Defending national one-day champions the Auckland Hearts have become the first team to qualify for the Hallyburton Johnstone Shield Final after a five-wicket victory over the Central Hinds in Auckland.   Victory in the first of two top-of-the-table...... Read More

Tropical surfing playground in the Bay of Plenty

A full field of New Zealand’s top surfers will be greeted by a fresh swell at Papamoa Beach this weekend, as summer continues to produce a tropical surfing playground in the Bay of Plenty. The Barrett Homes Surf Open takes place on Saturday and...... Read More

Hard-hitting heavyweights set to collide in Yangon

A pair of hard-hitting heavyweights are set to rock Myanmar, as former ONE Heavyweight World Championship challenger Mauro “The Hammer” Cerilli of Italy meets Hong Kong-based Cameroonian Alain “The Panther” Ngalani in a must-see...... Read More

Silver Ferns top job not what Taurua expected

Coach Noeline Taurua admits she received a rude awakening accepting the top job and shares her experience so far. The last six months have flown by for Silver Ferns head coach Noeline Taurua. After the highly anticipated announcement that she would...... Read More