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Cheetahs overhaul Hurricanes 47-38 in shoot-out
Cheetahs overhaul Hurricanes 47-38 in shoot-out
The Cheetahs fought back after a withering first-half assault to storm home 47-38 over the Wellington Hurricanes in their Super Rugby match on...
Highlanders hold off Brumbies to register fourth win
Highlanders hold off Brumbies to register fourth win
The Otago Highlanders stunned the ACT Brumbies with two first-half tries in as many minutes then weathered a spirited fightback with 14 men to...
Horse semen on the menu at New Zealand food festival
Horse semen on the menu at New Zealand food festival
Long renowned for pioneering extreme sports such as bungee-jumping and heli-skiing, New Zealanders are now pushing culinary boundaries by serving...
Fire rages in New Zealand coal mine
Fire rages in New Zealand coal mine
A fire continued to blaze in a New Zealand coal mine on Tuesday as relatives of the 29 men, who died in an underground explosion, were warned that...
All Blacks see Bok backlash igniting 'huge battle'
All Blacks see Bok backlash igniting 'huge battle'
The All Blacks are geared for a "huge battle" in Saturday's Tri-Nations rugby rematch as the wounded Springboks draw on lessons from the past to...
All Blacks, Wallabies in dance of the desperates
All Blacks, Wallabies in dance of the desperates
With the Tri-Nations title beyond reach, Saturday's championship finale here between the All Blacks and Wallabies has become a desperate battle to...
New Zealand's dumbest criminal
New Zealand's dumbest criminal
A man vying for the title of New Zealand's most incompetent criminal left his name and contact details with a shop before robbing it and fleeing....
All Blacks look to level France series
All Blacks look to level France series
Intensity has been a key word in the All Blacks camp this week ahead of their must-win Test match against France at Westpac Stadium on Saturday....
Hurricanes storm to first position, but not yet satisfied
Hurricanes storm to first position, but not yet satisfied
Wellington captain Rodney So'oialo believes the Hurricanes haven't found top form even though they lead the Super 14 rugby table entering Friday's...
India edging closer to series win
India edging closer to series win
India were closing in on their first Test series victory in New Zealand since 1968 as they extended their lead to 233 runs at the close of play on...
Brett boots Crusaders to win over Bulls
Brett boots Crusaders to win over Bulls
New Zealand's Canterbury Crusaders kept alive their Super 14 title hopes with a tense 16-13 win over the Bulls on Friday.
Gear leads Hurricanes to victory
Gear leads Hurricanes to victory
All Blacks winger Hosea Gear scored a try in each half to lead the Wellington Hurricanes to a 29-12 victory over South Africa's Cheetahs in a Super...