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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...

Bay whiz tastes Red Bull Ignite 7s glory

Talented Hawke's Bay rugby inside back Latrell Smiler-Ah Kiong intends to make Sevens his priority. "It was good to get away from 15s. I felt at home," Smiler...

Bay Black Cap Tickner returns for Stags

Back from a hamstring niggle followed by New Zealand A duties, attacking paceman Blair Tickner is a timely addition to the Central Stags' cricket squad for the...

Milestone in Pettigrew Green Arena expansion project with support for long-term car park solution

The $20 million expansion of the Pettigrew Green Arena has passed a major milestone with Napier City Council supporting the development of a carpark over the Tu...

Hawke's Bay United footballers struggle at home

Hawke's Bay United co-coach Chris Greatholder had every right to question his troops hunger and desire after today's New Zealand Football championship loss to C...

Saints run hot as semifinals loom

Saints secured runner-up spot in Hawke's Bay's premier men's softball's pre-Xmas round-robin competition with an 8-1 victory over Fast Pitch at Akina Park, Hast...