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Penney Wins NBL Player Of The Week

Penney Wins NBL Player Of The Week

23 September 2008 - New Zealand Breakers sharpshooting guard Kirk Penney has taken out the National Basketball League (NBL) Player of the Week award for Round One after a 41-point explosion against the Wollongong Hawks.

NZA Team Named And Silver Ferns Side Confirmed

NZA Team Named And Silver Ferns Side Confirmed

23 September 2008 - The National Selectors today named the NZA team to participate in build-up games against the Silver Ferns and England side prior to next month's New World International Netball Series against England.

The NZA Team is as follows:

Ropiha Sizzles Into Lead In Youthtown Wairakei Open

Ropiha Sizzles Into Lead In Youthtown Wairakei Open

20 September 2008 - Taupo amateur Troy Ropiha, with a new lease of golfing life, shot a brilliant six-under par 66 to grab the lead after three rounds of the Youthtown Wairakei Open in his home town today.

China Keeps Tie Alive By Winning Davis Cup Doubles

20 September 2008 - China has kept the tie alive by winning the doubles match at the Davis Cup tie in New Plymouth today.

The game was between Daniel King-Turner and GD Jones for New Zealand and Shao-Xuan Zeng and Xinyuan Yu for China.

Trans-Tasman Rivalry Hits The Hockey Field

Trans-Tasman Rivalry Hits The Hockey Field

18 September 2008 - The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) mens and womens hockey teams will play a test series against the Australian Defence Force (ADF) in Auckland from 21 - 27 September.

Countdown Is On For The Bauer Pukekohe Express

Countdown Is On For The Bauer Pukekohe Express

18 September 2008 - Entries are pouring in and riders are out training as we countdown to the revamped Bauer Pukekohe Express.

World Bowls Rankings

18 September 2008 - New Zealand's recently named Bowler of the Year, Val Smith, remains the world's top ranked female player in this week's world rankings.

Lester To Focus On New Zealand For The Meantime

18 SEPTEMBER 2008 - Fast-rising young New Zealand racing driver Jono Lester has chosen to withdraw from the final rounds of this year's Carrera Cup Australia to concentrate on the upcoming Battery Town Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge championship here in New Zealand.

Mooloos Set For Match Up Against The Magpies

18 September 2008 - Waikato coach Tony Hanks is keen for his side to build on their positive attacking game in this Saturday's match against Hawke's Bay in Napier.

Coronet Peak To Close For The Season

Coronet Peak To Close For The Season

Coronet Peak Ski Area is to close this Sunday, 21 September after a "momentous winter season."

Hamish McCrostie, Coronet Peak Ski Area Manager, says this year had provided a fantastic challenge for ski area staff and a wonderful winter for its customers.