Gary Wilkinson feels he's starting to find his groove again as the New Zealand Breakers seek their first win of the season over Perth.
The Pulse used some of their netball talents to decorate Christmas trees for families with seriously ill children at Ronald McDonald House.
Mitchell Johnson will again look to terrorise England's batsman tomorrow when the third Ashes Test begins at the WACA, in Perth.
The West Indies have bowled out the Black Caps for 441 late in the first session on day 2 of the second Test in Wellington.
Borussia Dortmund beat 10-man Marseille 2-1 with a late goal from Kevin Grosskreutz on Wednesday to advance to the knockout phase of the Champions League.
Two late goals handed Napoli a bittersweet win over Arsenal after Borussia Dortmund scored late to ensure qualification for the Champions League round of 16.
Auckland City have suffered an agonising defeat in the Club World Cup preliminary qualifier, conceding in injury time to lose 2-1 to Raja Casablanca.
Wesley Sneijder scored a late goal Wednesday to help Galatasaray advance to the knockout stage of the Champions League with a 1-0 win over Juventus in a weather-delayed match.
Blake Ferguson's hopes of returning to the NRL next season are in serious jeopardy, after he was found guilty of indecent assault in a Sydney court on Wednesday.
It shouldn't be too hard winning over new fans being back to back Super Rugby champions - but Chiefs coach Dave Rennie's ready to embrace the latest part of the franchise.
Video highlights, live updates as they happen and all the action as Arsenal take on Napoli in the Champions League. VIDEO will be available as soon as the final whistle goes.
After suffering heavy defeats in the opening two Tests of their Ashes series with Australia, England have little time to regroup ahead of the third encounter in Perth.
It's been a roller coaster season for cross country mountain biker Anton Cooper.
Some former Australian cricket greats are celebrating an Ashes clean sweep even before the third test.
Kangaroos second-rower Sam Thaiday is bracing for what he describes as a scary experience - stepping into the boxing ring.
New Warriors' signings Sam Tomkins and Chad Townsend were welcomed to Auckland today with a jump off the Sky Tower.
Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson have steadied the Black Caps innings at lunch after the West Indies took two early wicets.
Former professional basketball player Jason Collins and tennis great Martina Navratilova urged world sports bodies like the International Olympic Committee and FIFA to take gay rights into consideration when awarding major sporting events.
Chelsea, who have already qualified for the knockout stage, host Steaua Bucharest in their final UCL Group E fixture.
Arsenal need a draw with Napoli in their last match of Champions League Group F if they are to secure their spot in the knockout stage.
Manchester United rediscovered the winning feeling at Old Trafford by beating Shakhtar Donetsk 1-0 in the Champions League on Tuesday to finish top of Group A and eliminate the Ukrainian champions.
The Champions League match between Galatasaray and Juventus has been temporarily suspended due to heavy hail and snow in Istanbul.
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Video highlights, live updates as they happen and all the action as Manchester United play Shakhtar in the Champions League. VIDEO will be available as soon as the final whistle goes.
Top officials from some of Britain's leading sports have met with government ministers to discuss measures to tackle the growing problem of match-fixing.
Wiggins was honoured for services to cycling after winning seven Olympic medals and becoming the first Briton to win the Tour - the sport's biggest event.
Grant Dalton says Emirates Team New Zealand's future is looking positive and, importantly, he will be a part of it.
Watch 3 News sports reporter Greg Pearson's full interview with Grant Dalton.
Swansea City manager Michael Laudrup was disappointed in his side's ability to break through Hull City's backline in the sides 1-1 draw.
Black Caps opener Peter Fulton isn't too worried at the greenish tinge showing on the Basin Reserve wicket for Wednesday's second Test against the West Indies in Wellington.
Real Madrid's Portugal striker Ronaldo won the 2008 Ballon d'Or and has been tipped to win the award this time around.
Blackburn says striker D.J. Campbell is one of the six people arrested in English soccer's latest match-fixing investigation.
The NZRL awards in Auckland threw up a few surprises, with Kieran Foran named the 2013 player of the year.
The Black Caps batsmen are pleased to see a greener pitch for Wednesday's second Test against the West Indies in Wellington.
Peter Siddle and Ryan Harris picked up two wickets each to bowl out England for 312 and help Australia win the second Ashes Test in Adelaide by 218 runs.
Fullback Tomkins is one of the Warriors' most high-profile signings ever and after a title winning season with Wigan in the UK Super League he arrives with plenty of expectation.
The South African rugby sevens side has provided the ultimate sporting tribute to the late Nelson Mandela - upsetting New Zealand at the Port Elizabeth leg of the IRB circuit.
The 16-year-old New Zealander took out the Swinging Skirts World Ladies Masters in Taiwan by three strokes on Sunday after coming from three shots behind midway through the final round.
Three people have been arrested after a second investigation into football match-fixing was launched following reports that a player agreed to rig a Championship game in return for cash.
Australia moved within four wickets of victory in the second test and a 2-0 Ashes series lead after ending Joe Root's defiant innings late Sunday.
Hundreds of sailors have taken to the water for one of the highlights on the yachting calendar.
Robbie Deans says he's just about to "get serious" about his next coaching job.
Kevin Pietersen has gone and England's faint hopes of a draw rest with baby-faced Joe Root as the tourists try to bat for two days to save the second Ashes Test.
The pressure is right on Manchester United manager David Moyes after the English Premier League champions lost their second game at home in four days.
An advance fighter jet has taken to the Wanaka skies ahead of what's set to be a huge Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow next Easter.
Three Kiwis were featuring in the UFC Fight Night Mixed Martial Arts Cards in Brisbane.
The ego has crash-landed, as Kevin Pietersen became part of England's top-order collapse on day three of the third Test against Australia on Saturday.
The Black Caps are 3/1 at lunch in their chase of 112 to win the first Test after they bowled out the West Indies for 507 on Day 5 in Dunedin.
The 90-second memorial montage included images of Mandela holding the World Cup trophy when FIFA awarded his native South Africa hosting rights for the 2010 tournament.
Brisbane Roar came from behind to claim a 2-1 A-League victory over Adelaide United at Coopers Stadium on Friday night courtesy of a double to striker Besart Berisha.
England will face Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in the group stage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil after this morning's draw.
Perth Glory winger Sidnei scored a brace to lift his side to a 4-2 win over A-League strugglers Wellington Phoenix at nib Stadium on Friday night.
Brad Haddin thought it was damn funny, but England's Test debutant Ben Stokes couldn't find the humour in it.
Here's a look at all the winners from the New Zealand Rugby Awards last night.
As the world mourns Nelson Mandela many will remember the day the inspirational leader made history at a sporting event.
Michael Clarke cruised to his his 26th test century and shared an unbeaten 132-run partnership with a lucky Brad Haddin to wrest momentum of the second Ashes test back for Australia on the second morning.
The West Indies headed to lunch at 235/4 on day four of the first Test in Dunedin.
All Black Kieran Read was the big winner at tonight's rugby awards in Auckland.
Players and officials alike are frustrated with the ICC's gag on its match-fixing investigation into three former Black Caps.
New Zealand were eliminated with a 1-0 loss to the Netherlands in the quarter-finals.