Silver Ferns Hoping To Host England Or Australia

New Zealand’s Silver Ferns say they’re positively holding out for international games played opposite either Australia or England in November – right here at home. Not only has Netball New Zealand been in constant talks with England Netball and Netball Australia over the course of recent months, specifically regarding the ….

Bledisloe Cups Safe On Kiwi Turf Once More

The remaining two Bledisloe Cups are secured to be played in New Zealand once more – this after NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Government’s decision to relax its isolation protocols so as to ensure the Wallabies are able to properly prepare for the first of the two tests, namely ….

Farrell Should Face 10-Week Ban For Tackle

England captain Owen Farrell should not be allowed too easily off the hook for his “clothesline” tackle of Charlie Atkinson. Such is the general consensus regarding Farrell’s latest dangerous tackle, and so much so that many are calling for a ban of at least 10 weeks for the notorious repeat ….

Kiwi Danny Lee Grabs Final Golf US Open Spot

Top New Zealand golfer Danny Lee has nabbed the last available spot for this year’s US Open. The final five remaining spots were filled following the conclusion of Tuesday’s (NZ time) Tour Championship, with the competition’s top five points finishers having all earned entries into the Open, which will be ….

Analysts Issue Dire Warning Re NZ Sport

Several prominent sports analysts are calling on New Zealand’s government to either re-open the country’s borders to overseas teams or face a possible professional sports disaster. Opening New Zealand’s borders will ensure the survival of local sporting franchises, the analysts have said. Someone acutely aware of the potentially devastating financial ….

Gary Stead To Coach NZ For 3 More Years

Black Caps coach Gary Stead has had his contract with New Zealand Cricket renewed for 3 more years. Come November 2023, the extension will have made of Stead the second-longest serving coach in the history of the board – and only beaten to the post by Mike Hesson’s 6 years ….

Gerard Beale Says He’s Not Done With Footy

Gerard Beale says he’s far from ready to permanently hang up his super rugby boots – even as the Warriors prepare to conclude yet another season. Chances are Beale may have to start wrapping up his own rugby for the year too – especially since George Jennings has declared himself ….

Marty Banks Tells Of Crazy Time In Russia

New Zealand rugby legend Marty Banks during a recent tell-all via sports platform “After the Whistle” revealed shocking details surrounding his 2011 five-month stunt playing for Russian rugby club Krasny Yar. He shook hands with the Russian mafia, revealed Banks, a time he will forever remember as the makings of ….

Warriors Won’t Push Blair For 2021 Answer

The New Zealand Warriors say they won’t be putting undue pressure on Adam Blair over him providing the club with an answer about this future – at least not before the end of the current NRL season. The former Kiwis captain has been trying to decide whether or not to ….

Crusaders To Hold On To Coach–Come What May

The man eager to next year join the British and Irish Lions for the duration of their tour of South Africa will remain on deck with the Crusaders. So said Crusaders CEO Colin Mansbridge of Scott Robertson’s aspirations to be selected to join Warren Gatland’s 2021 tour. Even if Gatland ….