yesterday at 19:18. Facebook
Our round one and two winners Cole Armstrong Drift and Team DSR's Dave Steedman got the chance to be the first to lay their mark on ASB Baypark Stadium's newly paved drift circuit.

Make sure you head over to iTicket.co.nz to get your passes for this weekend!

Drifters get first taste of tyre torturing ASB Baypark Stadium circuit

yesterday at 23:30. Facebook
A big congratulations to Taika Waititi on being named New Zealander of the Year. We think what you do for the arts and the youth of New Zealand is amazing and this acknowledgment is well deserved.

Congratulations also to the other nominees, we agree with Taika, you all do amazing work striving to make New Zealand a better place through a love of our country.

New Zealander of the Year Taika Waititi 'stuck in LA', pleads 'come and get me' in hilarious speech

NBA New Zealand
yesterday at 23:20. Facebook
Andrew Bogut is on the move and with a potential buyout in the works, where will the big man end up?

Report: Rockets, Cavs, Spurs In Buyout Market For Bogut

NBA New Zealand
yesterday at 21:00. Facebook
Roundup of the NBA trade deadline: Who was traded, who stayed and everything in between.

NBA Trade Deadline 2017: OKC Makes Biggest Move As Marquee Names Stay Put

The Chamberlains Ford was once a great swimming hole enjoyed by families. Now it remains as puddled filled with slime. Under Nick Smith's new rivers policy, it would get a pass mark. Kiwis deserve better than this. Sign if you want real swimmable rivers at [ Greens.org.nz Link ]

The thorny politics of 'swimmable', a word losing its meaning

Wellington Phoenix FC
yesterday at 21:47. Facebook
Dura's back. Some younger boys get the opportunity to push their claim with international call ups weekend looming.

Wellington Phoenix squad to face Brisbane Roar

How are you travelling to campus in Semester One? Check out the different options on our Transport in Auckland page that also includes useful information like how to get your ID sticker for discounted Auckland Transport.

Transport in Auckland

Auckland Rugby League
yesterday at 21:31. Facebook
ARL KEEP UP WITH THE PLAY | Coaches Corner Pt 4.

7 of the 10 Fox Memorial Premiership teams will start the year with new coaches. We find out what challenges they face as they prepare for the 2017 season.


VIDEO | Favourite coach

The Govt's new fresh water plan will mean that by 2040, a 'swimmable river' can contain twice as much faecal matter as a 'swimmable river' does now. What do you think? Here's a poll on Newshub: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Govt aims to get 90% of rivers 'swimmable' by 2040

The Govt's new 'swimmable river' definition will mean that by 2040, a 'swimmable river' can contain twice as much faecal matter as a 'swimmable river' does now [ Bit.ly Link ] What do you think? Here's a poll on Newshub:

Poll: Are you satisfied with the Government's plan to clean up our waterways?

Did the Govt really think New Zealanders would swallow this?
Nick Smith's new plan aims to make 90% of rivers 'swimmable', not by stopping pollution or cleaning them up, but by changing the definition of swimmable! They've just doubled the amount of faecal contamination allowed in their 'swimmable' standard.

The thorny politics of 'swimmable', a word losing its meaning

The Blues
yesterday at 23:30. Facebook
See our future stars in action against the Chiefs U20s, tomorrow at Manukau Rugby Club. Kick off is at 2:30pm. #BluesAllDay

U20 team named to face the Chiefs - The Blues

The Blues
yesterday at 20:16. Facebook
Don't forget to check out the match report from last night's clash against the Rebels! We're up against the Chiefs in Hamilton next week, followed by our first home game of the season against the Highlanders at Eden Park on 11 March. Buy your tickets here: [ Bit.ly Link ] #BluesAllDay

Seven-try opener for the Blues in Melbourne - The Blues

Softball New Zealand
yesterday at 22:02. Facebook
Please partake in our national softball survey – Tell us your story.

Softball NZ- Participation Survey

today at 00:10. Facebook
STAT ATTACK: It will be an historic night in Tokyo when we become the first New Zealand Super Rugby team to play the Sunwolves Super Rugby Japan Check out some key stats including Ardie Savea bringing up his 50th match for the Hurricanes here: [ Goo.gl Link ] #Canes2017 #NumberCanes #Canesontour PHOTO CRED: GETTY IMAGES

Latest News - Hurricanes Rugby | The Hurricanes

Study in New Zealand
yesterday at 18:02. Facebook
Need that extra push to apply to #StudyinNZ? This is Abdulrahman from Saudi Arabia. He studied Food Science at the University of Otago in Dunedin. Read his #StudyinNZ story about how the Kiwi lifestyle influenced what he chose to study and pursue his career in.

From Saudi Arabia to New Zealand | Study in New Zealand

A couple of updates to all 3x3 players this weekend:
- Invercargill will be now played at ILT Stadium Southland, due to the weather forecast.
- In Dunedin, the Open Men's Grade registration time closes at 11.45am with games tipping off at 12.30pm. All other grades still need to check in by 9:15am, with games tipping off shortly after.

Burger King 3x3 Quest Tour Bound For Invercargill and Dunedin

Duco Boxing
yesterday at 18:13. Facebook
Netball New Zealand
yesterday at 23:38. Facebook
“… when you’ve got an opportunity like this, you’ve just got to grab it.”

Netball South announce core group of coaches ahead of the 2017 Beko Netball League. #WeLiveThisGame

Netball South coaching team announced