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Horse of the Year finalists announced

Matamata trainer Jamie Richards is poised to make an impact at the 2019 New Zealand Thoroughbred Horse of the Year Awards.

U-23s peaking for final

The New Zealand U-23 men have already had a near-perfect Pacific Games campaign after going through pool play unbeaten but midfielder Dane Schnell feels there is even more to come as they prepare to take on New Caledonia in a gold medal play-off on Saturday.

NZ's Ice Blacks and Australia's Mighty Roos return to Queenstown

The New Zealand Ice Hockey Federation (NZIHF) in association with Winter Games NZ have announced the return of the Trans-Tasman Challenge; a three-test series of international ice hockey between New Zealand’s Ice Blacks and Australia’s Mighty Roos.

2019 Catlins Coast Rally preview

Preparations are well advanced for the 2019 Catlins Coast Rally due to be held on Saturday 10 August.

Spark Sport now available on selected Freeview devices

Rugby fans rejoice! Via a new partnership between Freeview and Spark, Spark Sport will be available on the Freeview A2 Recorder and Freeview SmartVU X streaming devices, giving Kiwi sports enthusiasts the opportunity to enjoy their favourite matches from the comfort of their own home.

Tevaga secured for two more seasons

Energetic utility forward Jazz Tevaga has extended his stay with the Vodafone Warriors until the end of the 2021 NRL season.

NZ junior team jetting off to the VNEA World Junior Pool Championships

New Zealand’s top junior pool players will take their game to the world next week, cueing off against the best in the sport at the VNEA World Junior Pool Championships.

Triple threat for Sharrock in 3YO feature

New Plymouth trainer Allan Sharrock will have a strong hand at his local meeting on Saturday, led by a trio of fillies in the Seaton Park 3YO (1400m).

Wood quartet sharpened for Te Rapa

Cambridge trainer Chris Wood has four runners engaged at the Waikato Racing Club’s meeting at Te Rapa on Saturday, headlined by nine-time race winner Parcorus.

NZF: U-17 women kick off with win

The New Zealand U-17 women have kicked off their long-term bid to make an impact at the 2020 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup on a winning note, earning a well-deserved 2-0 victory over Chile in their opening match of a three-match series in China.