OlyWhites make history by reaching knockouts for first time

The men's Kiwi football team had never made it out of an Olympic group until today.

Why North Korea isn't at the Olympics, experts explain

It's a story of sports and viruses, but most of all a tale of complex politics.

Fiji defend Olympic sevens title after beating New Zealand

The Fijians dominated the final from start to finish.

'Anything is possible' - emotional dad proud of daughter's Olympic triumph

Hannah Osborne and Brooke Donoghue made their family proud today.

Phelps blasts US swim coaches for 'shocking' call that cost team medal

The former champion was outraged Caeleb Dressel wasn't selected for the 4x200m freestyle relay.

Nathan Brown defends decision to let Tuivasa-Sheck leave Warriors

The Warriors captain was released from his contract early in order to go back home to New Zealand.

Simone Biles withdraws from second Olympic event over mental health concerns

The superstar gymnast will not defend her all-around title.


Fijian fans hoping Olympic sevens gold can unite stricken nation

A win over NZ in the gold medal match could bring some much-needed joy to the nation during its Covid battle.

Black Sticks women narrowly fall to Spain at Tokyo 2020

The Kiwis nearly fought back from two goals down but were unable to equalise.

Kiwi men's eight into Olympic final after winning repechage

The men's eight fended off a challenge from Great Britain to take first place in the do-or-die race.

Greek commentator fired after racist comment about South Korean

Dimosthenis Karmiris made disparaging comments about table tennis player Jeoung Young-sik.

Kiwi tennis pair pull off stunning Olympic upset to advance to medal games

Michael Venus and Marcus Daniell defied the odds and are one step away from competing for gold.

Women's pair break world record as they cruise into Olympic final

Grace Prendergast and Kerri Gowler broke the world record to punch their ticket to the final in Tokyo.

NZ Rugby happy with INEOS deal as Greenpeace slams move

Greenpeace says aligning with the company could harm New Zealand's clean, green image.

Pic of James Roberts on hotel balcony leaves NRL in doubt

Roberts was spotted outside in his underwear when he was meant to be quarantining inside.

Men's pair bow out in Tokyo after rough semi-final

Brook Robertson and Stephen Jones failed to reach the final in the men's pair in Tokyo this afternoon.

All Blacks Sevens advance to gold medal game with big win over GB

New Zealand will play defending champions Fiji for Olympic glory this evening.

Kiwi rowers give each other medals at Olympic ceremony

Brooke Donoghue and Hannah Osborne shared a special moment on the podium after finishing second in the women's double sculls final.

Kiwis Donoghue, Osborne win silver in women's double sculls

The duo held off a late Dutch challenge to finish second behind Romania - who set a new Olympic record.

Turkmen weightlifter wins country's first Olympic medal

Weightlifter Polina Guryeva won a silver medal for Turkmenistan - their first Olympic medal since becoming independent from the Soviet Union.

Frizell banned for Bledisloe opener after assault charges

The All Blacks loose forward was offered diversion as a first time offender at Dunedin District Court for the alleged May incident.


Luuka Jones 'gutted' after missing out on Olympic medal

After a silver at Rio, Jones finished sixth in the women's K-1 canoe slalom in Tokyo last night.

NZ at Tokyo 2020: Medals on offer on day five

Kiwi athletes will have a shot at three medals, if not more, on day five in Tokyo.

Russian gymnasts topple US with Simone Biles out

It is the first time the US have lost the team event since 1992.

Simone Biles withdraws during final to 'protect mind, body'

The pressure was too much for the gymnast who's the star of the US Olympic movement.

Football Ferns eliminated from Olympics after third loss

The Kiwis failed to get a point in what was a difficult group.

Six-man Argentina stun South Africa to advance to Olympic sevens semis

The Argentinians somehow managed to win, and were even down to five by the end.

Tokyo hits record 2848 Covid cases days after Games begin

Experts warn the more contagious delta variant could cause a surge in cases during the Olympics.

ABs Sevens beat Canada to advance to Olympic semis

The All Blacks dominated the match, winning 21-10.

Surfer recovers from broken board to win Olympic gold

Brazilian Italo Ferreira had to go back to the beach to get another board.

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