Kiwi Paul Lasike upstages Jarryd Hayne with NFL touchdown

New Zealand-born Tongan Paul Lasike, selected by the Cardinals for his power running game, goes to the air to score his first ever NFL touchdown.


Gareth Bale puts Wales on brink of Euro qualification

Beating Israel will secure a first trip to a tournament since the 1958 World Cup.

Andy Murray survives scare at US Open

The former champion was forced to dig deep against France's Adrian Mannarino.


Coles: Naholo's uncle must be a rich man now

Dane Coles says he's had a lot of questions about Waisake Naholo's traditional herbal treatment in Fiji.


Australia bounces back from Ashes woe with ODI win over England

Matthew Wade's bustling batting proved decisive for Australia at the Rose Bowl.

Three more rowing crews claim Rio Olympic spots

The men's quad finished fourth but their hopes remain alive.


Now that’s cute! Baby squeals as his sportsman dad appears on TV

Wales soccer boss and former Premier League player Chris Coleman’s son was watching telly when dad appeared. He got quite excited.

Grassroots rugby? Springboks' bizarre bid for World Cup home advantage

The South Africans have an interesting idea to boost their chances.

Tom Brady has 'Deflategate' ban lifted

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has promised to appeal.

Brisbane miss NRL minor premiership after Storm loss

The night was meant to belong to 15-year veteran Justin Hodges who will retire at season's end.


Patrick Osborne gives his try away to Rob Thompson in 50-point win

The Canterbury winger set up a brilliant solo try for himself but gave it to Thompson over the line.


Canterbury hit half-century to thrash Manawatu

Canterbury climb to the top of the Premiership table with big win.


'You go away with a warm feeling' - McCaw visits rugby's southern heartland

All Blacks fans young and old had the chance to meet their heroes today, before they depart for the World Cup.


'We wanted Dan Carter!' Richie McCaw apologises to Mataura kids for the 'disappointment'

All Blacks captain asked why he, and not Dan Carter, had come to visit a class of primary school children in Mataura.

Player agent works double shift on the field playing fullback for Canterbury

Cameron McIntyre is back playing for the side he debuted for 14-years ago, but is also a player agent.


'Do me a favour, give Richie this from me': Dunedin granny puckers up for super awkward Ben Smith

The All Blacks winger was asked to pass something on to Richie McCaw. What happened next caught him completely off guard.


'Social media can be a problem': Steve Hansen on unwanted All Blacks' Tweets

Cory Jane and Israel Dagg Tweeted their disappointment after being cut from the World Cup squad.


'The All Blacks call me 'Giraffe' - Brodie Retallick

Retallick and All Blacks team-mates Keven Mealamu, Jerome Kaino and Malakai Fekitoa share with Papakura kids.


What does Steve Hansen think of the Silver Fern being on the flag?

The All Blacks coach shares his thoughts on the Silver Fern potentially being on a new flag.


'I’m only 27, it’s not over' - Israel Dagg opens up on All Blacks future

Dumped All Blacks fullback Israel Dagg spills the beans after his one-on-one with Steve Hansen today.


US tennis star CoCo Vandeweghe in racquet-smashing meltdown

Down 5-0 in the first set, the US tennis player took her rage out on her racquet.


From World Cup punter to flanker: Sam Cane living the All Black dream

Rewind four years and flanker Sam Cane was just another punter at Eden Park.

Champion Marin Cilic advances at US Open

Defending US Open champion Marin Cilic and seventh seed David Ferrer moved closer to a fourth-round meeting with comfortable victories.


Is this the worst rugby league blunder of all time?

With the hooter about to go, all he had to do was find touch or take the tackle.

Six-point tries to be trialled in Wales

Six-point tries are set to be trialled in Welsh rugby's Principality Premiership this season.


Bid to stop 'white Springboks' leaving South Africa for World Cup fails

The Springboks got the go-ahead to compete in the rugby World Cup after a court challenge failed.

Emotions run high as NZ rowing crews have mixed success

Eight New Zealand crews took to the water with one goal.


Can you score a try with your face? Taranaki's Berny Hall hangs head after blooper

Taranaki got its first win of 2015 but not before some awkward moments.

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