Young cricketers have a chance to get new kit

Rotorua cricket players have a chance to win gear and to take part in a BLACKCAPS game this season. ANZ is supporting community cricket in Rotorua and... Read More

Young Achiever: James Baldwin making a big splash

James Baldwin won his place in this year’s Rotorua Young Achievers series for his excellence in leadership, academic performance and sport. The... Read More

Dropping Sam Cane was a major mistake

As the dust finally settles after a tumultuous Rugby World Cup the analysis of the failed All Blacks campaign is well underway. It amazes me there are... Read More

Sandford new chair of WADA athlete committee

    Rotorua’s Ben Sandford is set to replace Canada’s Beckie Scott as chair of the World Anti-Doping Agency Athlete Committee... Read More

Tough start no handicap for Te Ao

  2019 Rotorua Young Achievers Series: Te Ao Taumatangi Billings   If you had told Te Ao Taumatangi Billings four years ago he would be... Read More

Futsal Whites on verge of history

The Futsal Whites are just one step away from a place at a first ever World Cup after coming from behind to win a thrilling OFC Futsal Nations Cup semi-final... Read More

OPINION: Steamers just do enough to win promotion

There are times in sport when only the result matters. Forget about the dodgy tactics or the inability of players to perform under pressure. At grand... Read More

Huge turnout for Whaka100 mountain bike race

Over 1300 people took part in the thirteenth edition of Emerson’s Whaka100 presented by CamelBak in the Whakarewarewa Forest in Rotorua Tim Rush... Read More

OPINION: Steamers roar into Friday’s final

  It was one heck of a performance.   Last Friday night, the Bay of Plenty Steamers thrashed Manawatu Turbos 64-3 in the Mitre 10 Cup Championship... Read More

Steamers to have home advantage against Magpies

  Bay of Plenty Steamers is set to make history and the region’s younger players will benefit from it.   The Steamers have secured... Read More

Steamers face a different beast in Manawatu

Manawatu will be a different beast when the two sides clash in the first semi-final game of the Mitre 10 Cup, says Steamers assistant coach Mike Delany. The... Read More

Sky gets tick of approval for NZR deal

Sky Television's shareholders have approved its deal to retain the Sanzaar rugby rights for an undisclosed sum, making it unconditional. The deal... Read More

Black Ferns captain wins Bay Rugby supreme award

Black Ferns captain Les Elder is the supreme winner at the annual Bay of Plenty Rugby Awards. Players, coaches, referees, administrators and volunteers... Read More

BOP kid has motocross in his veins

An eight-year-old that was born to ride has taken out a national title. Arama Te Whetu won the New Zealand Mini Motocross Nationals in the seven-to-eight-year-old... Read More

OPINION: Rotorua to host Mitre 10 Cup semi-final

Rotorua International Stadium is set to host the Steamers as they play their Mitre 10 Cup Championship semi-final on Friday night. By finishing top... Read More