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'You can't even get guns in NZ' – Pelicans coach surprised by Corey Webster's hot shooting

New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry is a little a bit confused about gun laws in New Zealand.

Dan 'The Hangman' Hooker suffers setback at UFC 192

NZ's own Dan Hooker suffered a setback to his title aspirations at UFC 192, losing to Yair Rodriguez by unanimous decision.


Jarryd Hayne fumbles after being hit by own team-mate

San Francisco was lucky not to turn the ball over when Hayne called for a fair catch but was hit by L.J. McCray.


Stroke survivor sets sights on New York Marathon after learning to walk again

Linda Fraser suffered a stroke three years ago which left her unable to walk.


Russian swimming gold medallist Igor Polianski inspires NZ’s future champions

Lauren Boyle chooses to train at the United Swim Club based in Auckland where Polianski coach’s.

Dan Hooker working hard to become best UFC fighter in the world

For Dan "The Hangman" Hooker, the motivation to fight is not an issue.

NFL to come looking for NZ's Hayne Trains - coach

Top NFL coach believes there's no reason a New Zealander can't be the next "Hayne train".


'I'm OK!' The horror moment motocross rider wiped out when rival uses him for landing pad

British rider Max Anstie might think he got off lucky with just a broken shoulder.

49ers coach refuses to change Jarryd Hayne’s role

The San Francisco 49ers are reluctant to play Jarryd Hayne in the dual roles of punt and kick returner.

NFL: Rodgers shines as Packers beat Chiefs

Rodgers threw five touchdown passes as the Packers stayed undefeated after three games.


'No one wants to punch Irene in the face' - Irene van Dyk called out for the right reasons

Chartered accountant Belinda Sommerville will fight Irene van Dyk in a charity bout. Her father, aunt, and two uncles passed away from cancer.

Jarryd Hayne 'living and learning' as woeful 49ers feel the heat

Jarryd Hayne and the San Francisco 49ers are refusing to panic or declare their NFL season lost.

49ers fans desperate for Jarryd Hayne to play more minutes

Hayne made an amazing 37-yard dash today against the Cardinals and was mobbed by his teammates after his impressive charging run.

Baseball teammates at each other’s throats in dugout fight

Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper and closer Jonathan Papelbon got into a dugout fight a day after Washington was eliminated from playoff contention

Lance Armstrong settles ten year dispute over ill-gotten bonuses

The former cyclist faced financial penalties after he admitted using performance enhancing drugs.


Assault charge for man who hit female Aussie rules fan in throat

Cody Yarran, 24, faced Perth Magistrates Court on Saturday.

Cambridge Stud's champion stallion Zabeel passes away, marking the end of an era

The son of another great sire in Sir Tristram, Zabeel passed away peacefully overnight in the paddock.

Reggie Bush's return means Hayne may not play Cardinals

Jarryd Hayne waits on news of good friend Bush's recovery from a calf strain.


Holy Smokes! Batman & Joker crash Klitschko news conference

Klitschko probably never thought he would come up against Batman and the Joker, yet that was the bizarre scene that unfolded today at a news conference in London to promote his heavyweight title defense.


Kiwi rider Linda Villumsen finally wins gold

New Zealand rider Linda Villumsen has won the individual time trial at the UCI Road World Championships.

'Hayne Train baby!': Jarryd Hayne impersonator wreaks havoc on Aussie streets

One very enthusiastic fan of the NFL recruit takes American football to the streets of Australia.

Jarryd Hayne tame as 49ers get NFL lesson

Jarryd Hayne and his San Francisco 49ers were taught a major lesson.


Not the best place for a stroll – fan walks track side during Singapore Grand Prix

The Singapore Grand Prix was marred by a bizarre incident this morning involving a confused fan.


NZ triathlete Andrea Hewitt claims silver in WTS series

New Zealand's Andrea Hewitt has finished an outstanding second overall in the ITU World Triathlon Series.

Phenomenal table tennis rally stretches athletes to the limit

A 42 shot table tennis rally had the crowd on the edges of their seats in the Chinese Super League.


Manny Pacquiao unfazed with no Floyd Mayweather rematch

Manny Pacquiao doubts he will have a rematch with Floyd Mayweather because the American says he's retiring.


Fractured racehorse given rare second chance to make comeback for sick kids

In a rare move, equine vet Bill Bishop decided to mend the horse's fractured leg.

'Love it! Grind!' - Val Adams goes beast mode in gym post surgery

The two-time Olympic gold medalist was back in the weight room today as she recovers from knee surgery.

Hayne Plane's NFL debut sees ESPN's ratings soar to new heights

Former NRL star's NFL debut eclipses last year's record mark by 9,000 viewers.


'We've got something special here': 49ers coach congratulates rookies including Jarryd Hayne

The 49ers' rookies are told to 'own it, fix it, move on' after shaky performance.

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