Robinson Did New Zealand Proud at the FIS World Cup

New Zealand racer Alice Robinson managed to make a magnificent comeback on her second run at the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Giant Slalom in Lienz, Austria. American Mikaela Shiffrin, World No. 1, claimed the 63rd victory of her career on the very same track that she earned her first ….

Ged Stokes Fall Ill in South Africa

Gerard Stokes, former Kiwi Rugby League International and father of England Cricket start Ben, has fallen seriously ill in South Africa. Ged, as the elder Stokes is fondly known, who is based in Christchurch, was admitted into a Johannesburg hospital on Monday, where he remains in a critical condition. Thus ….

Arteta Is Back at Arsenal as Manager

Former Midfielder Mikel Arteta is positive he’ll have his old football club, Arsenal, challenging for top honours again soon and has requested fans’ patience after becoming Head Coach on a contract extending 3 ½ years. He is replacing Unai Emery, a fellow Spaniard, who was fired in November. Arteta says ….

Details About Schumacher’s Miracle Treatment Revealed

Dr Jean-Francois Payen, Michael Schumacher’s physician, has decided to go public with some details about the treatment that the legend of the motorsports world has been receiving since his devastating skiing accident in France in December 2013. Schumacher, who took the Champion title at seven Formula One races, has not ….

HPSNZ Boosts Funding For Women’s Sports

High Performance Sport New Zealand announced that they will be making a core investment programme worth NZ36.8 million available for sports in 2020, with netball and women’s cricket getting the biggest boost. While there is no change for any sports which are heading into the Olympics or Paralympics next year, ….

New Year May Mean New Hurricanes Coach

The Hurricanes may soon have to make do without current head coach John Plumtree. Which of course means that the team will have to appoint a third head coach replacement in as many years. And what with the 2020 Super Rugby Season just around the corner and getting underway in ….

Jason O’Halloran To Leave Glasgow Warriors

Jason O’Halloran, a former centre for the Hurricanes who turned to coaching till leaving the Glasgow Warriors along with Dave Rennie at the end of the season. The 37 year old has been under the new Wallabies coach Rennie for the last three seasons, but recently announced that he would ….

Arsenal Draws Even With Standard Liege

Arsenal managed to pull themselves back from two goals behind to draw even with Standard Liege and advance to the last 32 of the Europa League as the current group winners. The Gunners were all but ready to move on before the kick off, with the hosts requiring a final ….

Ian Foster Promoted To AB’s Head Coach

The New Zealand All Blacks have announced the appointment of Ian Foster to head coach of the team, where he will be replacing Steve Hansen, who left the role at the end of the Rugby World Cup. 54-year-old Foster had served as assistant to Hansen for eight years, and was ….

Caroline Wozniacki Announces Retirement

Caroline Wozniacki, former world number one, has announced that she will be officially retiring from the sport after the end of the Australian Open in January. The 29 year old is currently 27th in the world, and had last competed in the China Open that took place in October. The ….