Monty Betham has earned a TKO win over a former English Cricketer Adam Hollioake in the fourth round of their clash at the Super 8 in Christchurch.
The NSW Waratahs have climbed back into Super Rugby's top six with a dour 23-11 comeback win over the Blues in Sydney.
Embattled Gold Coast have broken through for their first win of the NRL season with a 24-22 defeat of winless Cronulla.
Former Black Cap Jesse Ryder has eviscerated Whale Oil blogger Cameron Slater in a matter of seconds for a KO win at the Super Eight fight card in Christchurch.
The Highlanders have broken their Stormers hoodoo with a comprehensive 39-21 bonus point win in Dunedin.
The Newcastle forward pack reinforced their reputation as one of the NRL's toughest as they bashed Penrith out of the game in their 26-14 win at Hunter Stadium
The first Crankworx Mountain Bike Festival in Rotorua has been hailed a success, with one of the biggest events still to run.
Video highlights, live updates as they happen and all the action as the Highlanders take on the Stormers in Dunedin.
The Chiefs have eventually overwhelmed a valiant Cheetahs side 37-27 in Hamilton.
The Black Caps and Australia have both just received some extra motivation heading into tomorrow's World Cup final at the MCG in Melbourne.
Black Caps fans are pouring into Melbourne for the game, knowing we're an outside chance tomorrow. But that would make a win even sweeter.
Join our own Andrew Gourdie and Tom McRae as they cover a variety of topics in the lead in to Sunday's Final.
The Hurricanes have continued their undefeated start to the Super Rugby season, subduing a persistent Melbourne Rebels side 36-12 in Wellington.
Auckland will host the second round of the World Triathlon Series on Sunday, with the all-conquering Gwen Jorgensen the hot favourite to take out the women's race.
Australian captain Michael Clarke has described the Black Caps pacemen as their biggest weapon, though Indian captain MS Dhoni has offered a differing perspective.
Kiwi cricket fans have the got the World Cup final they dreamed of and perhaps dreaded.
Video highlights, live updates as they happen and all the action as the Hurricanes take on the Rebels in Wellington.
Team New Zealand may be sailing into murky waters, after conflicting reports about Auckland hosting the AmericaAAAs Cup qualifying regatta in 2017.
Big ground, loud crowd, no swing. So what?
Australian captain Michael Clarke was unexpectedly asked a question about his sex life during the post-game press conference after the Aussies beat India.
Andrew Gourdie joins Firstline to talk about the Black Caps' chances against a very good Australian team.
Australia captain Michael Clarke is looking forward to the Cricket World Cup final against the Black Caps and knows his side will have to bring their A-game.
The Cricket World Cup final will be a trans-Tasman affair after Australia beat India by 95 runs at the SCG in Sydney.
The Warriors have been following the Cricket World Cup with interest, but before they sit down to watch the final there's an important game of their own to take care of.
A sea of Indian fans has descended on the Sydney Cricket Ground to make the semi-final against Australia - a virtual home game for the subcontinent.
What a week it's been for Black Caps paceman Matt Henry after being called into the side as an injury replacement for Adam Milne.
Video highlights live updates as they happen and all the action as Australia take on India in their World Cup semi-final in Sydney.
Goal celebrations sometimes get out of control, but very rarely does it go from joy to dismay quite like it did for this football team.
Moves by the NRL to significantly reduce the number of interchanges have been welcomed as a boon for playmakers
Australia and India are both expected to name an unchanged XI for their World Cup semi-final, with Michael Clarke embracing the pressure-laden occasion.
John Campbell spoke to Grant Elliott about explaining cricket to his four-year-old boy and "bricking himself" before the famous six.
Campbell Live went to gather messages to send to the Black Caps from Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.
The Volvo Ocean Race fleet has survived a wild night in the Southern Ocean.
Last night's cricket heroes still aren't due to come back down to earth for another hour-and-a-half.
Ryan Hoffman's impact at the Warriors has been immediate - his Storm, State of Origin and Test experience already showing its worth this season.
Grant Elliott's finishing flourish to win New Zealand's semi-final match against South Africa last night impressed former Black Cap Jesse Ryder.
League Fix host Sam Ackerman is at the Auckland War Memorial Museum as the Warriors unveil their AAATe MaumaharatangaAAA commemorative Anzac jersey.
Veteran spinner Daniel Vettori is aware that Sunday's Cricket World Cup final will probably be his last for New Zealand.
If you thought watching the Black Caps semi-final in person or on television was stressful, spare a thought for the Crusaders.
Prior planning's paid off for the Black Caps who've booked themselves a place in the Cricket World Cup final in Melbourne.
Former New Zealand cricketer Rod Latham has heaped praise on Grant Elliott for keeping a cool head in the Black Caps' tense semi-final win.
Tears flowed as South Africa once again had their Cricket World Cup ended by the Black Caps.
Grant Elliott doesn't care who the Black Caps play in the Cricket World Cup final after his six against South Africa at Eden Park put them there.
The Black Caps have reaches the Cricket World Cup final after beating South Africa by four wickets at Eden Park in Auckland.
Whatever the result of today's game between the Black Caps and South Africa, New Zealand's role as a World Cup host comes to an end this evening.
Play has resumed in the Black Caps Cricket World Cup semi-final against South Africa at Eden Park in Auckland.
The winner of tonight's cricket match between the Black Caps and South Africa will meet either Australia or India, who are preparing for another fiery clash in the other semi-final.
Waratahs flanker Jacques Potgieter has copped a $20,000 fine for his homophobic slurs directed against the Brumbies, but he will still suit up to play the Blues on Saturday.
Video highlights live updates as they happen and all the action as New Zealand take on South Africa at Eden Park in their Cricket World Cup semi-final.
Oklahoma Thunder star Steven Adams is back spouting Kiwi slang in a second advert for Oklahoma banking organisation BancFirst.
There's been a quiet level of respect between New Zealand and South Africa ahead of their semi-final clash in Auckland.
Former New Zealand cricketer John Morrison expects the Black Caps selectors to pick the team to play South Africa without emotional attachment or playing favourites.
Belief in the Black Caps is at an all-time high, but Sir Richard Hadlee is calling for calm heads going into today's World Cup semi-final.
The Wellington Phoenix are adamant officials made the right decision to call off their A-League encounter against the Brisbane Roar.
Today's Eden Park is a very different place to ground that hosted New Zealand's first Cricket World Cup match against South Africa.
The Black Caps have been dealt a massive blow ahead of tomorrow's World Cup semi-final. Fast bowler Adam Milne has been ruled out of the rest of tournament with a heel injury.
Hurricanes flanker Ardie Savea has been ruled out for up to six weeks with a finger injury picked up in their win over the Highlanders.
We dug up a 3 News match report on New Zealand's win against South Africa at the 1992 World Cup.
NIWA's Chris Brandolino presents a forecast of the match day weather ahead of New Zealand's World Cup quarter-final against the West Indies.
South Africa skipper AB de Villiers is confident that South Africa can not only reach their first ever Cricket World Cup final, but go on to win it.