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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...

Francis flies to victory in World Cup qualifier

Taupo teen Annabel Francis has ticked off one of her big goals for the season with a win in a very competitive POLi Payments FEI World Cup qualifier at the Feil...

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. 

Central Hinds look to continue hot start

Unbeaten and early leaders on the national Hallyburton Johnstone Shield table, the Central Hinds cricketers  have named an unchanged squad for their third...

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...

Makea father-son combo triumphant

Hawke's Bay Hall of Famer and multiple world champion Thomas Makea was a member of the Poneke-Kilbirnie team which won the New Zealand Softball Classic in Hasti...

Another cruel defeat for Bay United

For the second consecutive week the Hawke's Bay United footballers have been beaten at the death. While last week's 2-1 loss to Team Wellington in the capital...

Loveridge rules again at Meeanee

Hawke's Bay stockcar driver Brett Loveridge won his second title within a week at Meeanee last night. Seven days after winning the Hawke's Bay championship, Lo...

Central Super League First Round Results

The Palmerston North Tui and Coastal Challengers Levin have put their first wins on the board after the inaugural day of the Central Super League women’s...

Bay's Field named in Stags Ford Trophy squad

New Zealand Under 19 World Cup one-day representative Joey Field has been named in the Central Stags’ Ford Trophy squad for the first time. Field is...

Magpies back where they belong

Mission accomplished ... the Hawke's Bay Magpies rugby side are back where they belong, in the Mitre 10 Cup Premiership. Well that's if the current format cont...

Hereworth School cricketers in celebration mode

For the second year in a row the Hereworth 1st XI won the honour of representing Central Districts at the National Intermediate 20/20 ANZ Primary Cup to be held...

O'Briens aim for a taste of "sponsor's luck" at Meeanee

So much for Regan O'Brien's retirement from the Hawke's Bay Hawkeyes superstock team! "That's still the case but I could still be teams racing on Saturday nigh...

Central Super League begins this weekend

Central Districts Cricket’s new women's franchise competition is about to begin....

"First things first" for hot Magpies halfback

A couple of curly questions had to be put to in-form Hawke's Bay Magpies rugby halfback Folau Fakatava in the countdown to tomorrow night's final. The first. W...

Flanders captures Magpies Player of the Year award

Outstanding Hawke's Bay Magpies rugby loosie Devan Flanders admitted to being surprised at winning the team's Player of the Year award tonight. The 2018 and '1...