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Bay golfing teen's year to remember

For many Hawke's Bay sports people 2020 has been a year of restricted or no play at all courtesy of the Covid-19 pandemic. But promising Hawke's Bay golfer Zac...

Bucket of water changes Bay tennis player's fortunes

It's amazing what a bucket of cold water can do ... just ask promising Hawke's Bay tennis player Saul Emile Ramonteu-Chiros. The 12-year-old Havelock North clu...

First victory for Hawke's Bay United footballers

Hawke's Bay United footballer Jesse Randall got the winning farewell he was after today. The 19-year-old forward, who was playing his final match for Thirsty W...

Saints softballers go back to back

Defending champions Saints retained Hawke's Bay's premier men's softball pre-Christmas competition title in emphatic fashion tonight. The Luke Woon-coached Sai...

Mighty McIntosh on fire in Taupo

A forward and flowing course was just the ticket for Olympian and World Championship rider Samantha McIntosh who this evening won the fourth round of the New Ze...

Central Hinds out to reclaim lead

An unchanged Central Hinds squad has headed to Dunedin with the prospect of reclaiming the national one-day lead this weekend in the last two Hallyburton Johnst...

Pettigrew Green Arena stopbank car park gains support from Hawke's Bay Regional Council

The preferred stopbank reserve parking solution for the expansion of the Pettigrew Green Arena (PGA) indoor sports facility has gained Hawke's Bay Regional Coun...

Hawke's Bay United footballer eyes winning farewell

After five rounds in the New Zealand Football Championship Jesse Randall remains Hawke's Bay United's sole goal scorer. Naturally the 18-year-old forward would...

Top class field for Taupo World Cup qualifier

New Zealand’s best showjumpers are heading to Taupo this week for the Christmas Classic World Cup Show. It’s getting to the business end of the POL...

Saints secure first final berth

Saints Softball Club president Mace Price was the hero as his club won the battle of the two lifers in Hawke's Bay's premier men's pre-Christmas competition on...

Memorable debut for Hawkeyes rookie

Rookie Hawke's Bay Hawkeyes superstock driver Hayden Hart knows a couple of spots are up for grabs for the Palmerston North Teams Champs in February and he want...

Second half blues hurt Bay United again

Sometimes you have to be cruel to be kind. Most of us have heard this saying from our parents at various stages in our lives. Good coaches often take this appr...

Dane Cleaver returns for Stags

Returning from New Zealand A duty, wicketkeeper-batsman Dane Cleaver has come in for the Stags for tomorrow's Ford Trophy cricket clash at Pukekura Park - and t...

NZ's best midget car racers to front at Meeanee

Aucklanders Brad Mosen and Ryan Baker and Palmerston North's Shane Dewar. These are just three of the crowd pleasers in the 21-strong field who will contest th...

Record numbers head to Young Horse Champs

New Zealand’s future superstars are heading to Hawke’s Bay this week for the 2020 National Young Horse Jumping Championships with a record 510 horse...

Bay touch side wins Maori Nationals title

Talk about exceeding expectations ... Te Matau A Maui's Open Women's team did at the weekend's Maori Touch Nationals in Rotorua. The Anaru Bartlett-coached sid...

More newcomers take part in IronMāori triathlon than ever before

More than 70 per cent of competitors in today's expanded IronMāori were newcomers.  The event, which has been held in Napier for the past 12 years, saw 11...

LIVE: IronMāori 2020

Competitors and supporters have already descended on Napier for this year's IronMāori quarter and half triathlons. 

Young keeper relishes the Bay lifestyle

Suggest to Hawke's Bay United football team's goal keeper Scott Morris he is living the dream and you get the thumbs up. "I've been living and training with Jo...

Twelve Magpies secure Super Rugby contracts

How does Bryn Evans crack a Super Rugby squad and a player like Tom Parsons miss out? That question flowed regularly from the mouths of Hawke's Bay Magpies fan...