1. Mainland Eagles Successful in Build Up to Tarkanian Classic

    The Mainland Eagles have had a successful lead-in campaign to their inaugural appearance in the Tarkanian Classic ...

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  2. Jarryd Hayne Impresses NFL Scouts, Close to Deal with Lions

    Jarryd Hayne has impressed in testing and is reported to be "closing in on a deal" with the Detroit Lions according to Fox Sports Australia...

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  3. All Blacks Dominate Major Categories at New Zealand Rugby Awards

    The All Blacks swept the three major awards at last night's New Zealand rugby awards , claiming player, team and coach of the year...

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  4. Is David Tua One of Heavyweight Boxing's All-Time Greats?

    It is over a year since David Tua announced his retirement from boxing. After a promising start, his final comeback yielded underwhelming results and ended with consecutive losses for the first time in his career...

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  5. Joseph Parker Wins Again, but Is He Ready to Take Next Step?

    Joseph Parker has claimed professional win No. 12 , connecting with a strong right cross en route to a fourth-round knockout over Irineu Beato Costa Jr...

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  6. Mainland Eagles Player Profiles for Tarkanian Classic

    The Mainland Eagles Basketball Academy will make its inaugural tour to Las Vegas over the New Zealand summer of 2014-15...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 14 days ago 233 reads 0 comments

  7. Dickel Bringing Next Generation of NZ Talent to Vegas with Mainland Eagles

    When growing up in the South Island of New Zealand, a city like Las Vegas can seem a world away. In the coming weeks it will seem a whole lot closer for a group of talented basketball players, though...

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  8. Freshman Nate Mason Impressive in Minnesota Loss to Louisville

    It was a tough match first up for Minnesota, as they went down 81-68 to Louisville in the Armed Forces Classic...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 1 month ago 349 reads 0 comments

  9. Sonny Bill Williams Must Perform for All Blacks Against England

    Sonny Bill Williams needs a big performance after being named to start for the All Blacks against England this weekend. His selection in the No...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 1 month ago 335 reads 0 comments

  10. All Blacks Rack Up 70 Points at Soldier Field Against USA

    It was a case of too skilful , too clinical and simply too good as the All Blacks beat the USA 74-6 in their historic match at Soldier Field in Chicago...

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  11. New Zealand Given Scare in Narrow Four Nations Win over Samoa

    It took a late try for New Zealand to survive a scare from Samoa in their rugby league Four Nations second-round match in Whangarei...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 1 month ago 456 reads 0 comments

  12. Dr. J, Adams, Jackson, Backing New Zealand's 'The Boroughs' Streetball Project

    An initiative to bring basketball to the streets of New Zealand has been revealed, via the Twitter of popular Kiwi hoops star, Steven Adams...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 1 month ago 419 reads 1 comments

  13. If NFL Players Played for USA Rugby, Would All Blacks Still Be King?

    The All Blacks have touched down in Chicago ahead of their game against the USA rugby team at Soldier Field this weekend...

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  14. Taranaki Withstand Comeback to Beat Tasman in ITM Cup Premiership Final

    Taranaki had to withstand a ferocious comeback from Tasman en-route to being crowned champions of New Zealand provincial rugby for the first time...

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  15. Manawatu Win ITM Cup Championship, Promoted to Premiership

    It took a last-minute try to seal the deal as Manawatu won their first major provincial rugby trophy since 1980, winning the ITM Cup Championship division with a 32-24 win over Hawke's Bay ...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 1 month ago 311 reads 2 comments

  16. NRL Superstar Jarryd Hayne to Play in NFL

    Jarryd Hayne stunned the rugby league world on Wednesday, announcing that he is leaving the sport immediately to play in the NFL , as per the New Zealand Herald ...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 2 months ago 850 reads 2 comments

  17. South Sydney Rabbitohs Fans Deserve Credit for NRL Grand Final Win

    The South Sydney Rabbitohs really do have some of the best fans around. Everyone loves to take some of the credit when a favourite sporting team wins. Seldom have they actually done anything other than support the team...

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  18. Jonah Lomu or Julian Savea, Which All Black Wing Is Better?

    As an up-and-comer in New Zealand rugby, Julian Savea had been billed as the second-coming of Jonah Lomu . Like Lomu , Savea is a big, fast, strong running winger, who caught the public's imagination at a young age...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 3 months ago 606 reads 0 comments

  19. Has Dan Carter Played the Final Game of an Illustrious All Black Career?

    It is beginning to look increasingly unlikely Dan Carter will ever make it back to the top of his game...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 3 months ago 600 reads 0 comments

  20. Conrad Smith Says 2007 All Blacks a Better Team Than 2011, Is He Right?

    New Zealand centre Conrad Smith has been a member of two World Cup squads: the 2011 champions and the ill-fated 2007 quarter-finalists. Despite the results of each, he recently claimed  that the 2007 team was the better squad of the two...

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  21. New Zealand Advance After Dramatic Finish at FIBA Basketball World Cup

    They made hard work of it, but New Zealand have hung on by the skin of their teeth, beating Finland on Thursday to advance in the FIBA Basketball World Cup ...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 3 months ago 200 reads 0 comments

  22. New Zealand Beat Ukraine to Remain Alive at FIBA Basketball World Cup

    It was do-or-die for New Zealand as they took on Ukraine in their fourth match at the FIBA Basketball World Cup . They did enough to remain alive, though, finishing with a 73-61 win...

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  23. New Zealanders to Look out for Against Team USA

    New Zealand have had a less-than-ideal start to their 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup campaign. The inability to close out their opening game against Turkey cost them after an otherwise ...

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  24. New Zealand Undone by Dominican Republic on Day 2 of FIBA World Cup

    It was a frustrating day to be a New Zealand basketball fan on Saturday. After getting up in the early hours of the morning to watch their team blow a 12-point fourth-quarter lead ...

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  25. New Zealand Let FIBA World Cup Opener Against Turkey Slip Away

    New Zealand were denied down the stretch, losing their opening FIBA World Cup game against Turkey 76-73. The Tall Blacks watched a 12-point fourth-quarter lead evaporate as a series of key plays caused a momentum shift that the Kiwis could not stop..

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