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Tall Order For Young NZ Giants

Tall Order For Young NZ Giants

By Daniel Gilhooly of NZPA

Wellington, Aug 21 NZPA - New Zealand coach Nenad Vucinic hesitates before insisting he has faith in his baby-faced big men to stand up to Australia in the Oceania men's basketball series.

Junior NZ Teams On The Back Foot

Junior NZ Teams On The Back Foot

Wellington, Aug 21 NZPA - New Zealand's junior boys' and girls' basketball teams will need to win two straight games against their Australian counterparts after the their first games at the Oceania under-17 championships in Brisbane last night.

NZL380 On Top After Five Races In Portugal

NZL380 On Top After Five Races In Portugal

21 AUGUST 2009 - Emirates Team New Zealand shares the lead after the second day of the Audi MedCup Portugal Trophy regatta.

Arch Rivals To Lock Horns - At Last

Arch Rivals To Lock Horns - At Last

Wellington, Aug 21 NZPA - A fierce provincial rugby rivalry resumes when Air NZ Cup leaders Bay of Plenty host Waikato in Mt Maunganui on Saturday.

Surprisingly the neighbours haven't met since 2005, when the Bay prevailed 17-13.

Tasman Team Named To Play Canterbury

Tasman Team Named To Play Canterbury

Wellington, Aug 21 NZPA - Tasman team named for an Air NZ Cup rugby match against Canterbury in Christchurch on Saturday:

Auckland Team Named To Play Wellington

Auckland Team Named To Play Wellington

Wellington, Aug 21 NZPA - Auckland team named for the Air NZ Cup rugby match and Ranfurly Shield challenge against Wellington in Wellington on Saturday:

Bay Of Plenty Team Named To Play Waikato

Wellington, Aug 21 NZPA - Bay of Plenty team named for an Air NZ Cup rugby match against Waikato at Mt Maunganui on Saturday:-

Bye Bye Victor Say Relieved All Blacks

By Mark Geenty of NZPA

Sydney, Aug 21 NZPA - It takes a bit to rattle All Blacks rugby hooker Andrew Hore, but he admits the absence of Victor Matfield has him breathing easier this week.

McIntosh Soaks Up Learning Experience As NZ Struggle

McIntosh Soaks Up Learning Experience As NZ Struggle

By Chris Barclay of NZPA

Galle, Aug 21 NZPA - Tim McIntosh will never make his runs with the flair of Tillakaratne Dilshan or look as assured as Mahela Jayawardene.

But he could still take heart from helping New Zealand skirt another test cricket capitulation here yesterday.

Muralitharan's Web Of Deception Keeps NZ On Back Foot

Muralitharan's Web Of Deception Keeps NZ On Back Foot

By Chris Barclay of NZPA

Galle, Aug 20 NZPA - A lucky Muttiah Muralitharan spun New Zealand from a position of safety against Sri Lanka today as test cricket's leading wicket taker finally made his presence felt at Galle International Stadium.