Kamaru Usman retains UFC welterweight title after convincing win over Jorge Masvidal

Australian, Alexander Volkanovski also retained his belt in a narrow split decision over Max Holloway.


Ex-All Blacks comprise ownership group of USA's latest Major League Rugby franchise

Jerome Kaino and Joe Rokocoko are just some of the high profile owners of Kanaloa Hawaii.


Hurricanes fend off last minute comeback from Highlanders to clinch victory

The Hurricanes now cement their place at third in the standings.

Waratahs' coach says it's unfair to compare calibre of Super Rugby Australia match with Kiwi equivalent

Rob Penney says the quality of rugby in last night's Super Rugby Aotearoa clash was always going to be superior.

Scott Dixon claims third consecutive win of season at IndyCar's Road America event

The win puts Dixon 58 points ahead of the field in the championship standings.


Richie Mo'unga catches Blues napping with moment of magic, regathers dribbled restart to spark Crusaders

The Blues had just scored but Mo'unga made sure his side was the one with the momentum.


Broncos end NRL losing streak with victory over Bulldogs

Winless since the Covid-19 resumption, Brisbane ended their drought 26-8.


Crusaders wonderkid Will Jordan scores late to seal victory over Blues

The 22-year-old came off the bench to have the final say in the 26-15 win.

Liverpool's perfect home record ended after Burnley battle to draw at Anfield

Jürgen Klopp's team was heading for an 18th straight home win until Jay Rodriguez changed the script.

England ekes out lead of 170 over Windies after fourth day of first post-Covid Test

The West Indies' pace attack took five wickets in the final session of day four to reduce England to 284-8.

West Ham's Michail Antonio scores four, sealing Norwich's Premier League relegation

Antonio scored all four of his side's goals to relegate the Canaries.

Stars inflict more pain on Steel in ANZ Premiership

The Southern Steel slipped to their second defeat in as many days, going down 48-39 in Auckland.

Clinical Crusaders mount second half comeback to take thriller over Blues

The defending Super Rugby champions notched a 36th straight home victory, beating the Blues 26-15.


Panthers debutant scores four tries in thrashing of Sharks

Charlie Staines had a night to remember in Penrith’s 56-24 victory.


Football Fern Erin Nayler signs on to play in English Women's Super League

The Kiwi goalkeeper has penned a deal with Reading FC Women.

Warriors seeking answers from referees boss after Titans defeat

The Kiwi side were on the wrong side of multiple decisions in their 16-12 loss on the Gold Coast.

Team NZ renting Viaduct headquarters for $1 a year resulting in $13 million council revenue loss

In a statement, Auckland Council said it is looking at moving Team NZ's base sooner to gather revenue.

Third time lucky as Victorian A-League teams allowed to leave Melbourne

Melbourne City, Victory and Western United have today arrived in New South Wales.

Sam Whitelock taking 'week by week' approach towards 2023 World Cup

At 31, Whitelock is young enough to make it to France in 2023 for his fourth World Cup.


Latrell Mitchell facing ban, fine over swinging arm in Rabbitohs' win

Both Mitchell and Josh Reynolds could be handed three-game bans for their actions.

From backyard brawler to UFC contender, Jorge Masvidal finally gets title shot

The 35-year-old Masvidal first became known to the public through online videos of backyard bare knuckle fights.


NBA star Patty Mills shares experiences with racism in Australia

Mills will donate a total of $1.55 million to Black Lives Matter Australia, and other charities.

West Indies post 99 run lead over England on day three

The West Indies continue to maintain control in the first test with half centuries from Kragg Braithwaite and Shane Dowrich adding to their total.

Warriors' coach Todd Payten says returning players 'have to go back'

David Fusitu'a, Ken Maumalo, Agnatius Paasi and King Vuniyayawa are all set to leave the Warriors camp following next weeks match with Cronulla.


Bitter rivalry between Blues, Crusaders re-ignited ahead of clash of undefeated foes

The resurgence of the Blues has given new life to the feud which the Crusaders have dominated recently.

Central Pulse on track for perfect season after thriller against Steel

The defending champions held out for a 40-37 win in Auckland.

Warriors hooker pinged for trying to milk penalty against Titans

Wayde Egan's theatrics didn’t fool officials on the Gold Coast.

Warriors throw away lead, crash to defeat against Titans

Having been 12-0 up, the Warriors crashed to a 16-12 loss on the Gold Coast.

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