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Akers sparks Hawke's Bay United comeback

Hawke's Bay United football forward Jorge Akers delivered a belated wedding present for his father and former All White Marty Akers today. "I couldn't score a...

Bay's Loveridge unlucky, Kihi Kihi's Ellis claims title

Hawke's Bay stockcar driver Brett Loveridge was a man of mixed emotions after the New Zealand championship ended at Meeanee last night. "I don't know whether t...

United's teen forward eyes more minutes

Zac Madsen has had a taste of New Zealand Football Championship play and is hungry for more. The 19-year-old wide forward got the final five minutes of Thirsty...

Top Kiwi showjumpers chase NZ World Cup Final honours

The final of New Zealand’s highest-ranked showjumping series is stacking up to be a real head-to-head amongst the nation’s best riders. The POLi Pa...

McCartney to begin Olympic Games quest in Hastings

Eliza McCartney New Zealand’s pole vaulting sensation starts her campaign towards the Tokyo Olympic Games at the Potts Track and Field Classic meeting at...

Family advice right fuel for Penn's title quest

Hawke's Bay speedway fans won't see Regan Penn at Thursday night's shake down sessions for this weekend's Meeanee-hosted national stockcar championship. Penn a...

Francis flies to victory in World Cup qualifier

Taupo teen Annabel Francis has added another solid win to her tally with victory in the POLi Payments FEI World Cup Qualifier at the MetalForm Central and South...

Fifth NZGP title for Bay's BWD

Hawke's Bay solo bike rider Bradley Wilson-Dean captured his fifth consecutive New Zealand Grand Prix title at Invercargill's Oreti Park Speedway last night. W...

Hoy stars as United upsets city slickers

Take a bow Gavin Hoy! Before leaving the Bay with Thirsty Whale Hawke's Bay United for today's seventh round New Zealand Football Championship clash with Easte...

Taylor to play first Super Smash game in four years

BLACKCAPS legend Ross Taylor is set to play his first Dream11 Super Smash game in four years under the new lights at Hagley Oval tomorrow evening. The batting...

Versatile United midfielder's ready to share load

Wind the clock back to Hawke's Bay United's sole win in this season's New Zealand Football Championship on December 20. Thirsty Whale Hawke's Bay United midfie...

Black Cap Young back for Central Stags

Fresh from taking a blinder of a catch in yesterday’s BLACKCAPS Test match win against Pakistan, Will Young will boost the Central Stags after having been...

Plenty to chase at World Cup qualifier

It’s an 11-strong field filled with quality that lines up in the POLi Payments FEI World Cup at the Central and Southern Hawke’s Bay Showjumping Cha...

Martin keeps Bay saloon championship title in family

Hawke's Bay saloon car driver Kevin Martin saluted a good piece of "kiwi ingenuity" after he won the provincial championship for the class at Meeanee last night...

Speedway veteran deserves title glory

Hawke's Bay saloon car driver Shane Laking reckons he deserves a championship title. "I was second in the Wellington champs three weeks ago, second in Wel...

Bay's national solo bike king will be hard to dethrone

Don't expect Hawke's Bay professional Bradley Wilson-Dean to relinquish his national and New Zealand Grand Prix solo bike titles in a hurry. Wilson-Dean, 26, w...

Bracewell, Mair return for Central Districts

Two of CD’s premier stars are heading into a big two days at Pukekura Park brimming with confidence, despite a first-round hiccup for both the Central Sta...

New hard courts open in Takapau

After years of planning and fundraising, the Takapau Tennis Club has officially opened its new concrete courts in Central Hawke's Bay. The club has been using...

Special needs taekwon-do world online champs tomorrow night

The Special Needs Taekwon-Do International (SNTI) World Championships Online Video Entries are in and results have been put together for the Live Streaming to b...

Tarrant knows title defence will be tough

Hawke's Bay superstock driver Randal Tarrant was the toast of the Speedway New Zealand scene last summer. A late entrant into the Wanganui-hosted national cham...