TODAY |

Stephen Stuart
01:43
Val Smith and partner Lisa Prideau lived up to their favourites tag to take the crown.
Kiwi bowls legend Val Smith takes home fifth national title
01:31
Auckland’s Kelly Broerse, 28, will be challenging for the South Pacific women’s kickboxing belt.
Former ballroom dancer swaps rhumba for rumble, aims for kickboxing title
01:47
Cody Harris will face world number one Michael van Gerwen in the first round.
Kiwis ready to take on world’s best at Auckland Darts Masters
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Veteran trainer appeals two-year ban after winning greyhound found with traces of P in its system (watch end of race)
01:48
The well-travelled coach is back in Hamilton looking to bring the Bulls back to their former Super Rugby glory.
John Mitchell admits he wasn't ready to lead All Blacks
01:49
NZ take on the Windies tomorrow in their first ODI match in Whangarei.
Black Caps ready to bring firepower of their own to ODI series opener against Windies
01:45
Jack and Josh Goodhue, Matt and Ross Wright, Dan and Kara Pryor could possibly all play together in their Mitre 10 Cup clash against Auckland on Saturday.
Three sets of brothers set to boost Northland side to face Auckland in NPC
01:33
The sprinkler technician from Porirua will face the 16-times world champion in the first round of the Auckland Darts Masters.
Kiwi unknown Darren Herewini to face darts legend Phil 'The Power' Taylor
01:46
Several former Lions arrived in Auckland after a fundraising cycle from Wellington.
Former Lions players rubbish suggestion this will be the last tour of NZ as they look forward to tonight's thriller
01:54
Former DUCO boss Dean Lonergan has been at the centre of organising the fight, but tomorrow it'll all be up to his fighter in the centre of the ring.
'I've done everything I can' – Jeff Horn raring to go for toughest boxing bout of his career against Manny Pacquiao
02:56
The British and Irish Lions meet the Barbarians at Toll Stadium in front of more than 20,000 rugby fans.
Full house at Whangarei stadium for Lions' opening match
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'We're just hoping he's recovering fast' - Ardie Savea, 'Canes hopeful Dane Coles can shrug off concussion woes
Quinton de Kock of South Africa during day 1 of the 2016 Sunfoil Test Series game between South Africa and New Zealand at Centurion Park
Proteas suffer major injury blow with keeper de Kock in doubt for final Test with finger injury
02:04
Kris Meeke’s hijinks meant he ended up in a spectator car park on his way to a famous victory.
Video: Northern Irish driver's off road antics seal Rally of Mexico win
01:57
Terenzo Bozzone believes his rigorous training schedule may finally give him a chance to upstage the 12-time champion.
Kiwi triathlete hoping to finally pip arch rival and endurance legend Cameron Brown at NZ Ironman
01:58
Tim Vince was once a high flying punter, now reinvented as one of the best trainers in New Zealand.
Horse racing stalwart creates harness haven in West Auckland
01:46
The Geraldine driver has withdrawn from the Monte Carlo rally after he fatally crashed into a spectator.
'A lot of unpredictability in this stage' – Hayden Paddon wary of rally ahead of fatal accident
00:14
Stephen Stuart was sandwiched between Parker and his trainer Kevin Barry at a Burger King meet-and-greet.
'They're making me feel like Buttabean!' 1 NEWS sports reporter sucked into Joseph Parker sandwich
00:58
The veteran hooker will play his final Test against the All Blacks tomorrow, with Strauss retiring from international rugby after the 2016 season.
'I respect him very much' - Springboks skipper Adriaan Strauss humbled by Dane Coles' praise
02:11
Todd, 28, has played four Test matches for NZ and will get his first start against the Springboks in Durban on Sunday.
'He has worked really hard' - Sam Whitelock on Matt Todd's first Test start for All Blacks
00:44
The players and management wouldn't comment today on the halfback who is on his way home.
'They feel they've dealt with it' - All Blacks' focus shifts purely to Springboks Test after Aaron Smith saga
01:56
Samoa-born Jesse Sapolu won four Super Bowl rings in his 15 years at the San Francisco 49ers.
NFL royalty encourage young Polynesians in South Auckland to give gridiron a go
02:04
The Kiwi heavyweight will have his chin tested against hard-hitting Takam this Saturday in Auckland.
Joseph Parker raring to go against French slugger Carlos Takam
00:50
The Blues have lost 10 consecutive matches against the Sharks in Super Rugby.
'We love playing in Auckland': History firmly behind Sharks ahead of Blues clash
01:40
Black Caps great was still on the NRL team's board of directors when he passed away.
Martin Crowe given fitting farewell from Rabbitohs
02:08
Nigel Tiley has ridden and trained a winner, and now he's trying to help wife Lee become the first woman to take the honours.
Husband and wife attempt to create history at New Zealand Derby
01:52
The 29-year-old claims the extra responsibilities off the field took their toll and he was ready to hand those duties to fellow forward Ryan Hoffman.
Mannering admits quitting as Warriors captain ‘a very hard decision’
00:18
In somewhat of an unusual occurrence, Chiefs loose forward Michael Leitch has a cauliflower ear.
Chiefs No.8's unusual look: Wear and tear causes a munched ear
01:05
Brendon Hartley, 26, returns home after winning endurance championship alongside Porsche teammates Mark Webber and Timo Bernhard.
Palmerston North's millionaire endurance racing champ 'living the dream'
01:51
The Canterbury Kings left hander learnt of elevation to the New Zealand cricket team while reflecting on his side's loss in the Georgie Pie Super Smash elimination final.
Black Caps call up provides Monday lift for Henry Nicholls