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Anxious Wait For Breakers With ANBL In Doubt

Anxious Wait For Breakers With ANBL In Doubt

NZPA correspondent

Sydney, May 11 NZPA - A financially healthy New Zealand Breakers say they will survive if the troubled Australian National Basketball League (ANBL) is forced into a year-long hiatus.

Ryder Drinking Again, Manager Denies Alleged Incident

Ryder Drinking Again, Manager Denies Alleged Incident

Wellington, May 11 NZPA - The manager of New Zealand cricketer Jesse Ryder has responded angrily to unverified reports the hard hitting batsman has been embroiled in an incident involving security guards in South Africa.

Rally Championship Heads To Southern Winter

Rally Championship Heads To Southern Winter

Heading for the deep south, the Vantage New Zealand Rally Championship's second of five rounds in the 2009 season will be based from the Otago hold of Dunedin this coming weekend (15-17 May).

NZ Downhillers Solid At French MTB World Cup

11 May 2009 - Top NZ Downhill MTB professionals Justin Leov and Sam Blenkinsop raced to strong top ten results at the second round of the UCI MTB World Cup in la Bresse, France yesterday.

A Month Of iMove For Square Workplaces

A Month Of iMove For Square Workplaces

11 May 2009 - New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) has taken out a close competition with Palmerston North City Council during an iMove month for workplaces around the square in Palmerston North.

Super 14 Rugby Week - 14th Round

Super 14 Rugby Week - 14th Round

This coming weekend is the final week of the Super 14 round robin. Seven teams are contesting for the final four playoff spots making this the closest competition in recent memory.  It is pleasing to say that three of the New Zealand franchises are right in it. The South African & Australian teams are going to factor in the last week also.

Pistons Outplay Jets

Pistons Outplay Jets

Wellington, May 10 NZPA - Waikato Pistons thrashed the Manawatu Jets 107-67 in their National Basketball League match in Palmerston North today.

Pistons' Adam Ballinger had a game high 27, while rookie teammate Thomas Abercrombie contributed 24 in the rout.

Waikato Beat Manawatu 104-67

Wellington, May 10 NZPA - Result of a National Basketball League match in Palmerston North today:-

Waikato 104 (Adam Ballinger 27, Thomas Abercrombie 24, Justin Bailey 17) Manawatu 67 (Marcel Jones 21, Aidan Daly 15, Jamil Terrell 10, Paul Bristol 10). Halftime: 47-32.

Manawatu Karter Claims Two Titles

Source: Lance Hastie

Palmerston North based Josh Drysdale has won the coveted Wellington Provincial KartSport Association (WPKA) Junior Restricted title and Grand Prix crown following the final championship round at his home Manawatu track in the weekend (3 May 2009).

Canterbury Beat North Harbour 75-73

Canterbury Beat North Harbour 75-73

Wellington, May 9 NZPA - Result of a National Basketball League match at North Shore tonight:-

Canterbury 75 (Gerard Bowden 30, Tim Behrendorff 17) North Harbour 73 (Cory Webster 20, Mike Bell 18, Daryl Cartwright 12). Halftime: 35-34.

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