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Five New Caps In Black Ferns To Tour England

Five New Caps In Black Ferns To Tour England

Wellington, Oct 6 NZPA - Five new caps have been named in the New Zealand women's rugby squad to tour England next month.

Sharples Happy Maori TV Bid To Get Fair Hearing

Sharples Happy Maori TV Bid To Get Fair Hearing

Maori Affairs Minister Dr Pita Sharples says he's happy that Maori Television's bid to broadcast the Rugby World Cup will be considered on its merits, alongside all other contenders.

IGF Calls On International Golf Stars To Take Part In Final Olympic Bid Presentation At IOC Session On October 9

IGF Calls On International Golf Stars To Take Part In Final Olympic Bid Presentation At IOC Session On October 9

Harrington, Pettersen, Wie, Manassero confirmed for Copenhagen Copenhagen, Denmark (October 5, 2009) - The International Golf Federation has announced that professional golfers Padraig Harrington of Ireland, Suzann Pettersen of Norway and Michelle Wie of the United States, as well as 16-year-old

Lightning Start Seals Breath-Taking Win For England's Simon Dyson On The Old Course

Lightning Start Seals Breath-Taking Win For England's Simon Dyson On The Old Course

They all came to St Andrews to cheer on brilliant young Irishman Rory McIlrory, but instead the Old Course galleries were left applauding a remarkable nine holes of golf by England's Simon Dyson, which set up an impressive three-shot victory in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

A Word From Dad Inspires Rory Mcilroy To A Grandstand Finish At St Andrews

A Word From Dad Inspires Rory Mcilroy To A Grandstand Finish At St Andrews

Northern Ireland's precocious young star Rory McIlroy stormed to the top of the leaderboard in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship - with a little help from his Dad.

Sevens To Give 'quickest' Referees Chance To Shine

The match officials have been announced for the 2009/10 IRB Sevens World Series, the 11th edition of the ever popular global eight-event rugby spectacle.

O2 Kicks Off Free Sim Campaign With England Rugby Viral

O2 Kicks Off Free Sim Campaign With England Rugby Viral

A tongue-in-cheek viral film and engaging campaign microsite (simrugby.co.uk) featuring members of the England Rugby squad is being launched by O2, created by creative agency VCCP.

Counties Pay Dearly For Poor Tackling

Counties Pay Dearly For Poor Tackling

Wellington, Oct 2 NZPA - Table topping Canterbury made heavy weather of rolling over bottom-placed Counties Manukau 28-17 at Pukekohe tonight, notching their eighth Air NZ Cup rugby win in 10 matches.

New Zealand Delegation To Olympic Congress

New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) Secretary General Barry Maister and President Mike Stanley will be in Copenhagen as the host city of the 2016 Olympic Games is announced early Saturday morning (eds. NZ time).

Nzers Rush To Help Stricken Samoa

Wellington, Oct 1 NZPA - New Zealanders are rushing to help Samoa after yesterday's earthquake and tsunami with donations, free phone calls and air travel.

At least 144 people have died in Samoa, American Samoa and Tonga following the devastating 8.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami.