Black Ferns great Farah Palmer 'hugely disappointed' by likely postponement of Women’s Rugby World Cup

The NZ Rugby board member, who won three World Cups as a player, said it would take a miracle for the tournament to go ahead this year.

This year's Women's Rugby World Cup in NZ set to be delayed by a year

World Rugby has recommended the tournament be postponed due to Covid-19 uncertainty.


The bizarre and intricate world of weight distribution at Team NZ: Finding a balance between salads and pies

Glenn Ashby said crew aboard Te Rehutai treat their bodyweight like a "resource" which can be traded between them.


First frames: The highs and lows of Dunedin's Courtney Duncan on her way to motocross' peak

The two-time world champion seemed destined for the top from the moment she could kickstart a bike.


Former cycling teammates reflect on Olympic campaigns with Kiwi great Brian Fowler

Fowler is in hospital after suffering a series of heart attacks, leaving his friends to hope he’ll be OK.

Black Caps treating crowdless Wellington T20s against Australia as a new challenge

Around 20,000 fans were expected for tomorrow's trans- Tasman clash before alert level changes.


Glenn Ashby quashes rumour Team NZ hitting 110km/h — 'Tell him he's dreaming'

The Kiwi skipper said you'd need something special to get Te Rehutai to reach 60 knots.

Former Black Cap Jeetan Patel takes up full-time coaching job with England

After 18 months of being a consultant to the men's team, Patel has been made an Elite Spin Bowling Coach.

Team NZ described as 'scary' by vanquished rival heading into America's Cup

INEOS Team UK are in awe of the Kiwis' boat, Te Rehutai and what it's capable of.

Aussies admit changes likely for third T20 against Black Caps with series on the line

Stand-in coach Andrew McDonald said top of mind was improving Australia's efforts through the mid-innings.

Grand National-winning horse trainer Gordon Elliot apologises for posing in photos with dead horse

In an interview with The Racing Post published today, Elliott accepted his actions were “indefensible.”

Maia Wilson ready for Aussie Test - 'It's a great opportunity for me to show what I've got'

The Silver Ferns shooter has come a long way since she last played Australia back in 2018.


Black Caps' Auckland players test negative for Covid-19, re-join team for Wellington T20s

The quartet were in isolation after Auckland's move to alert level 3.

All Black Aaron Smith re-signs with NZR, Highlanders through until 2023

"A number of things" helped Smith decide but his love for the teams he's playing for had a key role.


Blues establish base outside Auckland as Covid-19 delivers early hit to Super Rugby

The recent alert level changes have seen the draw and some tickets already become invalid.


Silver Ferns' youngster Maddy Gordon fizzing for debut despite no family at game

Alert level changes means Gordon's top fans won’t be at the Constellation Cup but that isn’t stopping her.


America's Cup teams making most of extra time from Covid-19 postponement

The syndicates have picked up extra training days due to Auckland’s lockdown.


Black Caps taking precautions for third T20 with Auckland-based players in isolation

The rest of the team came together early to form "a small bubble" for their extended stay in Wellington.

Lydia Ko finishes strong in first 2021 event, taking share of second in Florida

Ko finished three shots behind winner Nelly Korda at the Gainbridge LPGA tournament.

Netball NZ bear financial burden of crowdless Constellation Cup series

The lack of revenue from ticket sales will come at a cost for Netball NZ but it's not as bad as it could have been.

Jamaican sprint star stuns with Covid-19 stance - 'I'd rather miss the Olympics than take the vaccine'

Yohan Blake said he "has his reasons" for not wanting it but didn't say what.


Eugene Bareman unfazed by move back to UFC after heavy boxing focus with Junior Fa

Bareman is headed to the US for Israel Adesanya's light heavyweight title fight after spending the last few months with Fa.


Aussie cricketers support remaining T20 matches being moved to Wellington

Australian spinner Ashton Agar said NZC are looking after players' mental and physical wellbeing by making a swift and correct decision.

Golfers wear iconic Sunday red to support and honour recovering Tiger Woods

Many players took to the final round of the Workday Championship wearing a red shirt and black pants.


'You are kidding me!' Jenny-May Clarkson floored by Dame Noeline Taurua's Silver Ferns selection process

Dame Noeline has been busy preparing the Silver Ferns for their upcoming Australia series which has been affected by alert level changes.


BBC reporter left 'in my car crying' after social media abuse for grilling England rugby captain Owen Farrell

Sonja McLaughlin pressed for answers over a controversial moment in their loss against Wales.

Super Rugby Aotearoa match delayed by a day in bid to allow fans to attend

The Crusaders and Hurricanes were scheduled to play this Saturday.

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