Archive for December 9th, 2009

Decision-time for provincial rugby

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

D-Day for provincial rugby has arrived.Today, at the New Zealand Rugby Union's Wellington HQ, the nine-person board will vote on the future of the Air New Zealand Cup.They will do ... Read more..

Soccer: Auckland City stuns with Club World Cup win

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

Oceania club champions Auckland City stunned hosts Al Ahli 2-0 in Abu Dhabi today to become the first New Zealand soccer side to win a game at the Club World ... Read more..

Cricket: I’ve been put out to pasture – Cumming

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

Otago captain Craig Cumming is convinced the path back to the national side has been blocked because the selectors consider him over the hill.The 34-year-old opener said yesterday his on-again-off-again ... Read more..

Sponsors give Woods cold shoulder over sex row

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

NEW YORK - Tiger Woods, one of the hottest marketing symbols on the planet, is getting the cold shoulder on television where ads featuring the golfing star have disappeared since ... Read more..

Cricket: Injury scare for O’Brien

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

Iain O'Brien's plans to help New Zealand to a series victory over Pakistan in his final cricket test had a potential setback yesterday when he aggravated a finger injury.O'Brien left ... Read more..