Shedding Christchurch’s ‘territorial stigma’
How many people associate the Canterbury rugby team with the religious wars of medieval Europe? Not many, writes Steve Matthewman.
All Blacks weigh up major gamble
The injury to Damian McKenzie has a small silver lining for the All Blacks selectors as they sort through the final few places in their World Cup squad.
Re-living Liverpool F.C.’s brilliant football season
The good news for Liverpool F.C. and its fans is that, as they are busy not walking alone, they won’t be burdened by the need to carry much.
A tale of two Israels
Brash, bold, striking to behold - with fighting skills straight out of an X-Box - Adesanya had superstar stencilled all over him from the moment he wandered into a Rotorua gym.