Archive for September, 2009

Basketball: Breakers fall to Tigers

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

The Melbourne Tigers confirmed their status as the New Zealand Breakers' bogey team, beating them 86-81 in the Australian National Basketball League match in Melbourne last night.The Tigers made it ... Read more..

Cricket: Moles hails Black Caps’ fighting spirit

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

Coach Andy Moles hailed the Black Caps' fighting spirit as they continued an impressive turnaround by beating England to finish top of their group in cricket's Champions Trophy.However, the result ... Read more..

Tua, Fatialofa lose family in Samoa tsunami

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

Heavyweight boxer David Tua says life has to go on after revealing that an aunt died in the tsunami that hit Samoa today.Former Manu Samoa rugby captain Peter Fatialofa has ... Read more..

Cricket: Strauss applauds Vettori’s sporting gesture

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

JOHANNESBURG - New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori said he opted to give England batsman Paul Collingwood a life "in the spirit of the game" as the Black Caps won by ... Read more..

Sharpe relying on doctor’s orders

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 Posted in Fox | No Comments »

Experienced Test lock Nathan Sharpe will either be heading off to Britain for a Grand Slam tour or to the operating theatre following the Wallabies' four-day camp in Sydney next ... Read more..