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Crusaders halfback signs two-year deal with Magpies

Crusaders halfback Ere Enari will play for the Hawke's Bay Magpies rugby team for the next two seasons. The Hawke's Bay Rugby Union confirmed Enari's signing t...

Significant milestone for Central rugby loosie

Central Rugby and Sports loosie Tomo Fogarty will play his 100th premier match for the club tomorrow. Reaching 100 games is something I've always wanted to do...

Lauano will clock up 300 for Green Machine

Popular Napier Old Boys Marist club rugby player Migao Lauano will play his 300th premier match for the club on Saturday. Lauano, 40, who made his premier debu...

Rugby legend inspires St. John’s College boys

Seeing Sir Michael Jones in the flesh and having the opportunity to meet him will be something boys at St. John’s College will not forget anytime soon. T...

VIDEO: Flaxmere aims to grow Tall Blacks with new basketball court

A pilot programme to give people more places to shoot hoops in Flaxmere is on a roll, with a new court opened at Ron Giorgi III Park. Hundreds of people of a...

Free gym to open in Hastings on Friday

Hawke's Bay-based New Zealand International Taekwon-do Federation president Ben Evans knows his new gym, All Abilities Fitness, has been a long-time coming. "I...

Rovers produce polished rehearsal for Chatham Cup clash

Napier City Rovers footballers are ready for next Sunday's third round Chatham Cup clash against Western Suburbs in Wellington. The Cup holders, Thirsty Whale...

Mighty Maroons retain Challenge Shield with 14 players

Taradale Rugby and Sports were forced to come from behind to retain the Challenge Shield in today's fourth round of Hawke's Bay's Maddison Trophy premier club...

Central netballers secure fourth spot midway through Super 8

"That performance has been a few years in the waiting." These were the words of Vet Services Central Sports coach Jeanette Oliver after her team beat RDCL Outk...

Gutsy Texans loosie eyes Challenge Shield upset

Wind the clock back to the Hawke's Bay Saracens rugby team's 62-19 win over Wairarapa Bush in Masterton on Queen's Birthday. One of the first names Magpies hea...

Bay club rugby player flown to Christchurch with spinal injury

The Hawke's Bay Rugby Union is working with the New Zealand Rugby Foundation to support a senior player and his family after the player suffered a spinal injury...

Hockey star prepares for Tokyo Olympics at EIT Institute of Sport and Health

Black Sticks Hockey star Shea McAleese is preparing for the expected heat of the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games by training in a Heat Training Facility at the EIT...

Taradale Women's Federation Cup footballers still second

Taradale's Federation Cup Women's football side retained second place in their competition with yesterday's 4-2 home win against Whanganui. A good start from T...

Wanderers footballers handed lesson in capital

The gap between the top teams in the Central League and Federation League football competitions is huge. The top Federation League side, Havelock North Wandere...

Rovers hopes of retaining Chatham Cup still alive

Take a bow Napier City Rovers footballer Cam Emerson! Two days after scoring two goals for Thirsty Whale Napier City Rovers in a 4-all draw with North Wellingt...

Higgins grabs hat-trick as Saracens run riot in Masterton

Classy centre Kienan Higgins grabbed a hat-trick as the Hawke's Bay Saracens rugby side beat Wairarapa Bush 62-19 in Masterton today. Taradale Rugby and Sport'...

VIDEO: Lindisfarne College appoints highly-acclaimed athlete as Football Technical Director

Jonathan Gould has made a name for himself over the past two decades as both an internationally acclaimed footballer and coach. Now he is calling Lindisfarne...

Bay's Hansen appointed to New Zealand Football World Cup role

If her ability to keep a secret is any indication Hawke's Bay's Paula Hansen will thrive in her new role as New Zealand Football's General Manager of Women's Wo...

Rovers switch off early and draw in capital

A lack of focus during the final 20 minutes proved costly for the Napier City Rovers Central League football side today. Thirsty Whale Napier City Rovers held...

"Massive" Chatham Cup assignment for unbeaten villagers

Havelock North Wanderers footballers have every right to be buzzing after an unbeaten nine-game run at the start of the season. That's six wins and one draw in...