Full weekend of cricket for Northen Brave squads

The Northern Brave men and women were back on Friday night after two-weeks off as they hosted the Central Hinds and Stags at Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui.... Read More

Williams Cup cricket gets underway

With the festive season behind us, the second half of the season marks the return of the coveted Versatile Tauranga Williams Cup. Last season’s... Read More

Athletes get set for Colgate Games

More than 1000 young athletes are preparing to run, jump and throw their way to success at the North Island Colgate Games at Newtown Park, Wellington,... Read More

Para-sprinter breaks NZ record

  Tauranga para-sprinter Jaxon Woolley is celebrating a huge achievement after breaking his own current New Zealand record in the T38 classification... Read More

Boult optimistic NZ can still win first test

Trent Boult isn’t ruling out New Zealand’s chances of victory in the first test against Bangladesh. The visitors will start day four on... Read More

Bangladesh hold strong against Black Caps

The Bangladesh batters' patience has put the visitors in a prime position at stumps on day two of the first cricket Test against New Zealand in Mount... Read More

BOP Olympic hero becomes a Dame

Ōhope’s Olympic hero Lisa Carrington has been made a Dame in the New Year’s Honour List, for services to canoe racing. It caps off an... Read More

Conway ‘fit and firing’ for Black Caps comeback

Devon Conway is fit and firing for his likely return to the Black Caps on Saturday after being sidelined for seven weeks because of the right hand he... Read More

Conway makes two-ball duck on return from injury

Devon Conway's return from injury has lasted just two balls against Bangladesh. The Black Caps opener made a duck for the New Zealand XI against... Read More

No Williamson hometown heroics for Bay Oval test

New Zealand cricket fans hoping to see hometown hero Kane Williamson in Test match action at the Bay Oval over the New Year are set to be disappointed... Read More

BOP based stars get New Zealand XI cricket chance

Blackcaps Neil Wagner and Devon Conway will get an early look at the touring Bangladesh team when they play for a New Zealand XI in a two-day match on... Read More

Huge boost as Zespri AIMS Games revealed for 2022

Christmas has come early for thousands of intermediate-aged athletes, with Zespri coming on board as the new naming rights partner of the AIMS Games... Read More

A glowing paddle

Sitting in kayaks, staring at thousands of glowworms and listening to water trickle down the canyon walls, you wouldn’t think you’re only... Read More

Life by the numbers

Pick a number - any number - and see how it applies to your weekend just gone by. Numbers, when they are grouped together or put side by side usually... Read More

BOP interest in Halberg Award nominees

The nominations for the 59th Halberg Awards are in with plenty of interest from the Bay of Plenty. The likes of Tauranga’s Kane Williamson and... Read More