FFA and NZF to Present Unified FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 Bid

The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ inspection team has kicked off its visit to Australia and New Zealand.  Football Federation Australia and New Zealand Football are eagerly anticipating giving delegation members a demonstration of the vision and detail of their proposal which outlines their co-hosting the largest Women’s event in ….

Miles Spared Conviction to Save Career

A National Cricket Coach has managed to dodge being convicted on a drunk driving charge despite being almost four times over the legal limit when he was caught. Adam Miles is an Assistant Coach for New Zealand’s Under-19s and also supervises the Otago Age-Group side. He has only been back ….

Silver Ferns Clean Up at the Halberg Awards

Netball World Champions the Silver Ferns were the stars of the recent Halberg Awards where they were honoured with Team of the Year and the Supreme Award. The team was recognised for their incredible triumph in Liverpool in 2019, where they edged Australia to take the World Cup for the ….

Herbert Hainer Says Sarpeet Singh’s Going Places

Herbert Hainer, President and Supervisory Board Chairman of FC Bayern Munich thinks very highly of All White attacking midfielder Sarpreet Singh. Hainer believes that Singh is one of just four prospects who could potentially carve out successful careers in Germany’s Bundesliga. Although Singh has predominantly been playing for Bayern’s reserve ….

NZ Rugby to Review Controversial All Blacks Rest Policy

Although he has always defended Super Rugby’s All Blacks rest protocols, Chief Executive Officer for New Zealand Rugby Mark Robinson has let it be known that the contentious policy will be reviewed later on in 2020. Known as the Load Management Policy, it has come under fire from commentators and ….

Beauden Barrett Falls Victim to Scam Campaign

Acclaimed All Blacks fullback Beauden Barrett has fallen prey to an online scam campaign and become the latest in a long line of celebrities with the same complaint. A Facebook advertisement is using his name and image without permission in attempts to get the general public to part with sensitive ….

NZ Football to Confirm All Whites March Fixtures

The All Whites are going to be playing Bahrain soon, in the next international window, for the first time since their intercontinental showdown in 2009. New Zealand Football is expected to confirm the away game against the island nation of the Persian Gulf and one against Oman for the end ….

Hampton Leaves NZ Breakers for NBA

RJ Hampton, the guard for the New Zealand Breakers, is leaving to start preparations for the NBA draft which commences on the 25th of June 2020. His time with the club is over, and he won’t be seeing what remains of the season. Instead, He’ll be heading home to the ….

NZR Sticking to All Blacks’ Rest Policies in 2020

Even though the Rugby World Cup slipped out of the All Blacks’ hands in 2019 and they’ve got a new coach this year in Ian Foster, New Zealand Rugby is keeping the rest protocols for top Super Rugby players in place. This is in spite of the weeks off and ….

Astle Quits Red-Ball Cricket for Limited Overs

Todd Astle, the Kiwi leg-spinner, will not be available for the New Zealand A’s First-Class Series against India A. He will be shifting his focus to white-ball cricket instead. The 33-year old player, who made his Test debut in 2012, has played just five Tests in the last eight years, ….