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International cricket and golf stars to play cricket match in Queenstown

The inaugural MCG Invitational, featuring heavy hitters from the worlds of golf and cricket promises to draw crowds to a new free community event during the New Zealand Open.

Golf: Swing Like Sergio And Other Tips

“I’d argue that trying to apply the principles evident in Sergio’s swing is better for the average golfer than trying to swing like Bryson DeChambeau,“ says Dr. Sasho MacKenzie interviewed by Luke Kerr-Dineen
 

City drop first points but extend unbeaten run

The remarkable perfect record of Auckland City in the ISPS Handa Premiership has finally been broken but the minor premiers remain unbeaten after a 1-1 draw against Southern United in Dunedin this evening.

Tolemac building to Derby crescendo

Trainer Paul Jenkins is pleased with the progress of promising young stayer Tolemac, who will warm up for the Gr.1 Vodafone New Zealand Derby (2400m) on March 2 when he tackles the Gr.2 Schweppes Avondale Guineas (2100m) at Ellerslie on Saturday.

Air Max on track for Guineas cleansweep

Riccarton trainer Lance Robinson can’t fault Air Max ahead of Saturday’s Listed ILT Ascot Park Hotel Southland Guineas (1600m) in Invercargill.

Consensus needed on Australian campaign

Ardmore trainer Stephen McKee is setting his Group One-winning mare Consensus a black-type target this month, he is just unsure where yet.

Savabeel siblings make a pleasing return

Savabeel siblings Hasahalo and Hasabro made a pleasing return to the track on Tuesday for Ardmore trainer Stephen McKee at the Cambridge trials.

Singapore Open Champion Jazz Janewattananond to compete in NZ Open

Thailand’s Jazz Janewattananond has been announced as one of the marquee players to enter the 100th New Zealand Open which will run from 28th February to 3rd March at Millbrook Resort and The Hills in Queenstown.

Speed and daring will be tested in IRB racing at North Island champs

Engines will roar, and inflatable rescue boat (IRB) drivers will push themselves to the limits, to find the IRB North Island Champions, at Waihi Beach this Saturday and Sunday.

Expanded Prokart series set to celebrate 20th anniversary in style

An expanded ProKart Series, with three 125cc Rotax classes joining the three existing 6-speed-gearbox/125cc KZ2-based categories, kicks off at the KartSport Manawatu club’s Manawatu Toyota Raceway at Palmerston North this weekend with a star-studded lineup of the country’s top karters set to