Archive for February, 2010

Motorsport: Govt steps in to save Rally of NZ

Sunday, February 28th, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

The Government will consider stepping in and helping save next year's Rally of New Zealand, Prime Minister John Key says.The proposed dates for the 2011 World Rally Championship (WRC) have ... Read more..

Cricket: McCullum is simply too good

Sunday, February 28th, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

New Zealand have thumbed their noses at those anticipating a green and gold march over the coming weeks.On a rollicking night, they beat Australia in a one-over decider after their ... Read more..

Public show faith in NZRU’s handling of rugby

Sunday, February 28th, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

The much maligned New Zealand Rugby Union has the support of the majority of the public, according to a new poll.The NZRU has been under fire over a number of ... Read more..

Soccer: United retain League Cup

Sunday, February 28th, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

LONDON - Substitute Wayne Rooney headed Manchester United to its second League Cup triumph in a row in a 2-1 victory over Aston Villa today, while Tottenham beat Everton 2-1 ... Read more..

Rugby: A rare winning weekend for New Zealand teams

Sunday, February 28th, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

Historical heavyweights, the Blues and Crusaders, will measure their latest Super 14 calibre this weekend after some curious early competition blips and surges in their rugby fortunes.The only New Zealand ... Read more..