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David Brooks

David Brooks

    India close in on New Zealand series win
    India close in on New Zealand series win
    India were on the brink of their first series win in New Zealand since 1968 after the hosts lost four second-innings wickets still 450 runs short...
    India vow to chase win in decisive Test
    India vow to chase win in decisive Test
    India have vowed to chase victory in the third and decisive cricket Test against New Zealand starting here on Friday, rather than seal the series...
    All Blacks, England ring changes for second Test
    All Blacks, England ring changes for second Test
    England and the All Blacks have both made major changes for their second rugby Test on Saturday, but while the tourists are revamping out of...
    All Black hit man Collins quits NZ rugby
    All Black hit man Collins quits NZ rugby
    All Blacks enforcer Jerry Collins announced his retirement from New Zealand rugby Monday but said he had made no decision on joining the exodus of...
    Henry back in All Blacks coaching hot seat
    Henry back in All Blacks coaching hot seat
    Graham Henry defied history on Friday when he was reappointed as All Blacks coach despite holding the reins during the team's worst-ever World Cup...
    Samoa tourism steps out from the shade
    Samoa tourism steps out from the shade
    Samoa has palm-fringed beaches, lagoons filled with wildly coloured fish and jungle-covered hills, but is only slowly coming out of the shade of...
    Crusaders stamp authority on Super 14
    Crusaders stamp authority on Super 14
    The Canterbury Crusaders stamped their authority on the Super 14 rugby competition with a record breaking 16th straight win as a bottleneck of...
    Democracy rises in last South Pacific kingdom
    Democracy rises in last South Pacific kingdom
    All is quiet at Tonga's royal palace in the tropical afternoon heat. In front of the century-old white wooden mansion, with a red roof that...
    The leader who took on the US
    The leader who took on the US
    Former New Zealand prime minister David Lange, who died on Saturday aged 63, oversaw a tumultuous time in the country's history when it split with...