Cowboys thump Titans despite winger’s sensational spinning try

North Queensland proved too powerful for the lowly Titans but Brian Kelly did provide some magic.

Australia's domestic Super Rugby competition could see new rules trialled

Rugby Australia are weighing up whether to implement any of World Rugby's 10 optional temporary law amendments.


Three Pasifika All Blacks open up about how they're preparing for retirement

A network of players are learning from a real estate boss.


Tokyo Olympics postponement may work in favour of Kiwi sailing duo

Micah Wilkinson and Erica Dawson will have more time to gel on the water.


Phoenix hoping for return of overseas star duo for A-League re-start

Ulisses Davila and Gary Hooper would need to complete a couple of weeks of isolated training in Australia.

Likely postponement of T20 World Cup will contribute to $80-million hit for Cricket Australia

CA stands to lose $20 million from not hosting the cup as per schedule, with an added $50 million blow from not having crowds attend games.


'A tough day' - Warriors veteran Adam Blair reflects on Auckland farewell photo of his son that went viral

"The little one wasn’t emotional until he saw everyone else emotional and started crying and being upset," Blair said.


NRL re-start attracts biggest Australian TV audience for a regular-season game in over six years

A combined 1.273 million people tuned in to watch the Eels pummel Brisbane in the first live Australian sport played since March.


Tongan Broncos star Kotoni Staggs facing two-game ban for high shot

The centre put a high shot on rising Kiwis star Dylan Brown.


Full 13-team Farah Palmer Cup confirmed, will begin in August

NZR's head of women’s rugby said the tournament would provide the ideal build-up for players ahead of the Women’s RWC and the Olympics in 2021.

Broncos captain and former Kiwi Alex Glenn to undergo surgery after nasty leg cut

The veteran missed the second half of the loss to the Eels.

Eden Park to host all Blues' home games in Super Rugby Aotearoa

The Blues re-start their campaign on June 14.

Western Force eager to impress Wallabies coach Dave Rennie in Aussie Super Rugby competition

Coach Tim Sampson believes his men can push for Wallabies spots.


NBL expected to start late due to sporting log-jam made by Covid-19

NBL owner Larry Kestelman said they intend to wait for the NRL and AFL to finish before they start.


NZ Rugby's mental health website more than doubled traffic during Covid-19 lockdown

NZR's Dr Nathan Price said a number of non-rugby Kiwis were using the website for advice as well.

World Rugby approves Covid-19 laws, including player limits at rucks and mauls

NZR has already stated the optional laws won't be used in any NZ competitions.


ACC braces for surge of injuries with amateur sports' return this weekend

But officials hope a few pieces of advice will help keep active Kiwis safe.

Boston Marathon forced to cancel for first time in history due to US' Covid-19 struggle

The race, held annually since 1897, generally draws over 30,000 runners from all over the world.

Premier League targets June 17 for season restart after 100-day Covid-19 shutdown

However, the EPL still needs formal approval from the UK government as lockdown measures are eased.

A-League plans to resume in July with training to start mid-June

The league aims to complete the remainder of the season in 35 days, with the A-League boss flagging "football content seven days a week".


Eels enforcer signals NRL's return with barging run through Broncos defence to score in opening minutes

It may have been two months since the last game, but Marata Niukore still knew his way to the line in the Eels' 34-6 win.

Brumbies expecting to keep bulk of squad intact as Australian rugby's dire financial state bites

A five-team domestic competition that will start on July 3 was confirmed by Rugby Australia this week.


America's Cup challengers remain hopeful they'll be here in weeks despite border closure

New images from Florida show American Magic's boat being loaded on to a ship bound for Auckland.


Grace Nweke headlines the Mystics’ teenage shooting trio raring to take on ANZ Premiership

Saviour Tui and Asher Grapes make up the trio tasked to slot the goals for the Mystics this season.

Two men charged over alleged betting sting at the NRL's 2019 Dally M Awards

Police allege the men used inside information to successfully bet on the outcome of the 2019 Coach of the Year Award.

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