Archive for July, 2010

Golf: Fisher hooks onto Cup spot

Saturday, July 31st, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

Britain's Ross Fisher improved his chances of securing a debut Ryder Cup spot when he grabbed control of the Irish Open with a scintillating second-round 10-under-par 61.The 29-year-old broke the ... Read more..

Athletics: Balciunaite wins marathon

Saturday, July 31st, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

BARCELONA - Zivile Balciunaite of Lithuania won the women's marathon at the European Championships, and 50-year-old Merlene Ottey made history as the oldest athlete to compete at the event when ... Read more..

Shock and awe from All Blacks

Saturday, July 31st, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

Australia 28 New Zealand 49 Wallaby legend John Eales reckons the All Blacks are on the verge of a great era. He needs to revise that view - ... Read more..

All Blacks: Rokocoko enters record books

Saturday, July 31st, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

Last night, Joe Rokocoko became the most capped winger in All Black history with 64 tests and moved to second-equal on 46 test tries with Christian Cullen. It leaves him ... Read more..

All Blacks: Real hard man a nice bloke

Saturday, July 31st, 2010 Posted in NZTimes | No Comments »

There's a bit of the split personality about Keven Mealamu. A God-fearing Christian and devoted family man; a genuinely humble, nice bloke.Once he sticks his rugby boots on, he's not ... Read more..