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  1. Swans and Snakes to contest region's Division 1 final

    Caboolturenews.com.au - All Sports 03.29 / 14:14 caboolturenews.com.au
    MAROOCHYDORE gained enough time to pass Tewantin-Noosa's…
  2. Canberra Heat reappoint Les Young as coach for Australian Volleyball League

    Les Young has been re-appointed as the Canberra Heat head coach for the next two years for the Australian Volleyball League…
  3. See the game + BONUS membership!

    Cowboys.com.au - All Sports 03.29 / 09:53 cowboys.com.au
    Here's how your Cowboys v Rabbitohs match ticket can score you a free BLOCKBUSTER membership with member merch and…
  4. Aussies look to have all guns blazing for Ashes

    Gattonstar.com.au - All Sports 03.29 / 09:37 www.gattonstar.com.au
    Four-pronged pace attack a possibility against…
  5. Steve Smith can be Australia's greatest captain, says coach Darren Lehmann

    Stuff.co.nz - All sport 03.29 / 09:00 www.stuff.co.nz
    Australia coach Darren Lehmann believes Steve Smith can become the greatest Test captain this country has seen, tipping him to surpass the records of Steve Waugh and Ricky…
  6. Wilson negotiates tricky swell to progress at Margaret River

    Rangenews.com.au - All Sports 03.29 / 08:55 www.rangenews.com.au
    PEREGIAN Beach surfer overcomes an injury cloud to earn a direct ticket in Western…
  7. Aussies look to have all guns blazing for Ashes

    Echonews.com.au - All Sports 03.29 / 08:55 www.echonews.com.au
    Four-pronged pace attack a possibility against…
  8. Rip signs four of the biggest names in Coast basketball

    GALLERY: USC basketball side has announced its intentions for the 2017 QBL season starting in…
  1. De Rossi injury not as bad as first thought

    Nzherald.co.nz - Soccer 03.29 / 14:22 www.nzherald.co.nz
    ROME (AP) " Roma says midfielder Daniele De Rossi's injury is not as bad as first thought.De Rossi limped off in the 37th minute of Italy's 2-1 win over the Netherlands on Tuesday in a friendly, sparking fears he could miss…
  2. Down and nearly out: Dutch soccer in decline

    Nzherald.co.nz - Soccer 03.29 / 12:41 www.nzherald.co.nz
    AMSTERDAM (AP) " Last year, their team absent from the European Championship, Dutch soccer fans sat drinking beer overlooking Marseille's Old Port under an orange banner which read: "We only do World Cups."That seems like…
  3. Bundesliga relegation battle tense with half league involved

    Nzherald.co.nz - Soccer 03.29 / 12:41 www.nzherald.co.nz
    BERLIN (AP) " With only six points separating half the teams and the relegation zone, this season's Bundesliga relegation scrap is one of the most exciting in years.Ninth-place Schalke is still not safe with nine games…
  4. Juventus winger Pjaca out for rest of season with injury

    Nzherald.co.nz - Soccer 03.29 / 12:41 www.nzherald.co.nz
    TURIN, Italy (AP) " Juventus winger Marko Pjaca will miss the rest of the season because of a knee injury.Pjaca was stretchered off the field in the 64th minute of Croatia's 3-0 loss to Estonia after tearing the anterior…
  5. Lopetegui off to promising start with Spain's national team

    Nzherald.co.nz - Soccer 03.29 / 11:41 www.nzherald.co.nz
    MADRID (AP) " Julen Lopetegui is proving to be a worthy replacement for Vicente del Bosque.The Spain coach, unbeaten since taking over Del Bosque's job in July, has quickly put the national team back on track as a top European…
  6. Fasten your seatbelts: Cristiano Ronaldo Airport is here

    Nzherald.co.nz - Soccer 03.29 / 11:22 www.nzherald.co.nz
    FUNCHAL, Portugal (AP) " Cristiano Ronaldo now has an international airport named after him.The Real Madrid striker was joined Wednesday by dozens of guests and hundreds of fans in his native Madeira Islands for an official…
  7. Barcelona defends Messi over 'unfair' suspension

    Nzherald.co.nz - Soccer 03.29 / 10:06 www.nzherald.co.nz
    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) " Barcelona says Lionel Messi's four-match international suspension for insulting a linesman was "unfair and totally disproportionate."Barcelona released a statement Wednesday expressing "its surprise and…
  8. Motivated Brazil becomes 1st to qualify for 2018 World Cup

    Nzherald.co.nz - Soccer 03.29 / 06:55 www.nzherald.co.nz
    SAO PAULO (AP) " Less than three years after the most humiliating loss in its proud football history, a resurgent Brazil has become the first team to qualify for the World Cup in Russia.With a convincing 3-0 victory over…
  1. Late coach's skyblue reputation and pride in his sons spread through Australasia

    Stuff.co.nz - Golf 03.29 / 08:38 www.stuff.co.nz
    OPINION: It's not every day a Manawatu club rugby gent has two Super Rugby teams donning black armbands in his…
  2. New Zealand Open champ to play Akarana Open

    Nzherald.co.nz - Golf 03.29 / 02:20 www.nzherald.co.nz
    The Barfoot & Thompson Akarana Open has received a timely boost with the recently crowned New Zealand Open champion Michael Hendry locked in to play tomorrow.Hendry adds to an already exciting field after becoming the…
  3. Jon Rahm just getting started and already rolling

    Nzherald.co.nz - Golf 03.28 / 21:32 www.nzherald.co.nz
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) " Jon Rahm can be an imposing figure without a golf club in his hand.Even when his audience is Jack Nicklaus.Nine months ago, Rahm was dressed in a coat-and-tie to receive the Jack Nicklaus Award as the…
  4. Dustin Johnson scores big with short clubs at Match Play

    Nzherald.co.nz - Golf 03.28 / 17:04 www.nzherald.co.nz
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) " Just over a year ago, Dustin Johnson headed to the range at Riviera in the rain to begin work on his wedges, the one area of his game that has contributed the most to his No. 1 ranking.He talks all the…
  1. Kiwi driver Brendon Leitch's shot at racing in the United States confirmed

    Stuff.co.nz - Motorsport 03.29 / 04:02 www.stuff.co.nz
    As Brendon Leitch took a lunch break during his day job as a mechanic at Highlands Motorsport Park in Cromwell on Wednesday it all dawned on him what he is about to d…
  2. Hart hoping to pilot 'The Boss' to victory in the Masport Cup

    Stuff.co.nz - Motorsport 03.29 / 01:03 www.stuff.co.nz
    Former St Andrews farmer Raymond Hart hoping to regain the Masport Cup on Lake Rotoiti on S…
  3. Motorsport: Leitch confirms US Formula 4 plans

    Nzherald.co.nz - Motorsport 03.28 / 22:42 www.nzherald.co.nz
    Rising Kiwi race star Brendon Leitch has confirmed he will contest the six-round Formula 4 United States Championship, which is one of 12 FIA-sanctioned F4 series around the world.Leitch, originally from Invercargill and now…
  4. Plot to steal legendary F1 pioneer Enzo Ferrari's body for ransom foiled

    Stuff.co.nz - Motorsport 03.28 / 20:43 www.stuff.co.nz
    Italian investigators said they have foiled a plot to steal the body of legendary Formula One racing pioneer Enzo Ferrari and demand a …
  1. Ball boy cops it: Nick Kyrgios cracks again, or was he cracking a joke?

    Nzherald.co.nz - Tennis 03.28 / 22:18 www.nzherald.co.nz
    Aussie hothead Nick Kyrgios is at it again, having a swipe at a ball boy during the Miami Open.The king of tennis tantrums was roundly booed for his efforts, but this time there was a happy ending to a Kyrgios outburst.While…
  2. Sock, Isner lead US against Kyrgios, Australia in Davis Cup

    Nzherald.co.nz - Tennis 03.28 / 22:18 www.nzherald.co.nz
    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) " Jack Sock, John Isner, Sam Querrey and Steve Johnson will represent the United States against host Australia in the Davis Cup quarterfinals on April 7-9.U.S. captain Jim Courier announced his roster…
  3. Djokovic in, Nadal out for Serbia-Spain Davis Cup

    Nzherald.co.nz - Tennis 03.28 / 22:18 www.nzherald.co.nz
    MADRID (AP) " Rafael Nadal will miss Spain's Davis Cup quarterfinal against Serbia and the chance to take on Novak Djokovic in Belgrade next month.Nadal, the 14-time Grand Slam champion, was not in the team announced by Spain…
  4. Tsonga and Gasquet to miss Davis Cup quarterfinal

    Nzherald.co.nz - Tennis 03.28 / 22:18 www.nzherald.co.nz
    PARIS (AP) " Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Richard Gasquet will miss France's Davis Cup quarterfinal series against Britain next month.France captain Yannick Noah said Tuesday that Tsonga is lacking competition and not ready to play…
  1. Dream comes true for young Golden State Warriors fan

    Stuff.co.nz - Basketball 03.29 / 07:09 www.stuff.co.nz
    Isaiah Simpson, the biggest little Steph Curry fan in the world, got a gift from his mother in the form of $US600 tickets to see the Golden State Warriors play the Atlanta…
  2. Wizards beat Lakers 119-108 to clinch division title

    Nzherald.co.nz - Basketball 03.29 / 06:15 www.nzherald.co.nz
    LOS ANGELES (AP) " Washington clinched its first division crown in 38 years with a 119-108 win over the Los Angeles Lakers, ending the longest division-title drought in NBA history.John Wall scored 34 points and Washington…
  3. Curry scores 32 as Warriors hang on for win over Rockets

    Nzherald.co.nz - Basketball 03.29 / 05:34 www.nzherald.co.nz
    HOUSTON (AP) " Stephen Curry scored 32 points, Klay Thompson had 25 and the Golden State Warriors built a big lead early and held on for a 113-106 win over the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night.The Warriors scored 37 points in…
  4. Whiteside's buzzer-beating tip-in lifts Heat past Pistons

    Nzherald.co.nz - Basketball 03.29 / 04:51 www.nzherald.co.nz
    AUBURN HILLS, Michigan (AP) " Hassan Whiteside used his good hand to push the Miami Heat closer to a most unlikely playoff berth.Whiteside tipped in a shot with his left hand as time expired to lift the Heat over the Detroit…
  5. National Basketball League: Southland Sharks hit the road

    Stuff.co.nz - Basketball 03.29 / 01:24 www.stuff.co.nz
    ​Derone Raukawa will miss the Southland Sharks' road trip to Nelson and New Plymouth as the management take a cautious approach with one of their attacking spa…
  6. Pau Gasol giving Spurs everything they expected, and more

    Nzherald.co.nz - Basketball 03.28 / 22:42 www.nzherald.co.nz
    When Pau Gasol was languishing in Memphis early in his career, when he was winning championships in Los Angeles and certainly when he was on a two-year layover in Chicago, there was always the feeling that he would be the…
  7. Chima Moneke and UC Davis' dream March Madness run comes to an end

    After 12 minutes Chima Moneke and his University of California Davis teammates thought they could make college basketball…
  8. NZ secondary schools battle for national '3x3 Slam' title this week

    Nzherald.co.nz - Basketball 03.28 / 21:32 www.nzherald.co.nz
    Sixty-three teams will compete at the 2017 Secondary Schools 3x3 National Slam being played in Tauranga over three days this week, beginning on Thursday.In all four grades the 2016 champions will be defending their…
  1. Vin Scully on opening day: 'I'll probably have things to do'

    Nzherald.co.nz - Baseball 03.29 / 07:39 www.nzherald.co.nz
    WASHINGTON (AP) " On Monday, the Dodgers will play their first opening day since 1950 without Vin Scully calling their games. He won't be in the stands. He won't make a point of watching on TV, either."It's a day game. I'll…
  2. Bourjos, Gennett, Asher switch sides as opening day nears

    Nzherald.co.nz - Baseball 03.29 / 03:26 www.nzherald.co.nz
    Speedy outfielder Peter Bourjos and infielder Scooter Gennett were among the players on the go as big league teams tweaked their rosters less than a week before opening day.The Tampa Bay Rays added some depth by acquiring…
  3. Baseball: Kiwi pitcher gets trip of a lifetime

    Nzherald.co.nz - Baseball 03.28 / 22:42 www.nzherald.co.nz
    Young New Zealand Diamondblacks pitcher Kyle Glogoski is about to embark on the trip of a lifetime after being selected to a Major League Baseball World Select Team, which could set him up perfectly for a career in baseball,…
  4. Donald Trump turns down baseball tradition

    Nzherald.co.nz - Baseball 03.28 / 21:32 www.nzherald.co.nz
    The Washington Nationals say US President Donald Trump has declined an invitation to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before their game on opening day.A spokeswoman for the baseball team said today that the White House…
  1. David Haye Glasses Dereck Chisora During Brawl At Post-Fight Press Conference

    This flashback clip takes us to the moment when former boxing world champion David Haye glassed his rival Dereck Chisora at a press conference in Munich, Germany. The incident occurred on the back of Chisora’s unanimous decision loss to Vitali Klitschko in 2012. The fight itself was something of a disappointment, especially considering the hype […] The post David Haye Glasses Dereck Chisora During Brawl At Post-Fight Press Conference appeared first on Craziest Sports…
  1. PODCAST: Simon Lethlean joins AFL Exchange

    Afl.com.au - Australian Football 03.29 / 03:17 afl.com.au
    Listen up: The future of the bounce, mid-season player movement on the…
  2. Suns confident Swallow fit to face Giants

    Afl.com.au - Australian Football 03.29 / 03:17 afl.com.au
    Unlucky midfielder should be good to make long awaited…
  3. Calf injury set to sideline Cat for another week

    Afl.com.au - Australian Football 03.29 / 02:55 afl.com.au
    Tough midfielder struggling to be fit to face the…
  4. Tigers target Fasolo as key to downing Pies

    Afl.com.au - Australian Football 03.29 / 02:55 afl.com.au
    Small forward to be a focus of Richmond's defence on…
  5. Young Giant set to hop to it against Suns

    Afl.com.au - Australian Football 03.29 / 02:55 afl.com.au
    GWS midfielder Jacob Hopper ready to go - he just needs to be…
  6. 'There were always doubts': Stanton relishes milestone

    Afl.com.au - Australian Football 03.29 / 02:55 afl.com.au
    Durable Don relieved to get to 250 games after ban derailed his…
  7. AFLW MVP Phillips to make call on Opals for Tokyo 2020

    Abc.net.au - AFL 03.28 / 22:19 www.abc.net.au
    AFLW best and fairest winner Erin Phillips is yet to decide whether she will try to be part of the Australian Opals' basketball campaign for the Tokyo…
  1. South Wagga lose another decider

    South Wagga lost their third grand final in four seasons after struggling with the bat against Wagga…
  2. Fugitive Graham Gene Potter possibly spotted in Griffith, NSW, Victoria Police say

    Smh.com.au - Cricket 03.29 / 13:37 www.smh.com.au
    A convicted killer who's been on the lam since skipping a Melbourne court date seven years ago has reportedly been seen in…
  3. Blues win in seconds, thirds

    South Wagga missed out on the big one, but didn’t finish the weekend empty h…
  4. Relief emerges from China treaty bungle

    Smh.com.au - Cricket 03.29 / 13:16 www.smh.com.au
    The reliance on ministerial discretion in the draft pact provides a good reason for all Australians to be relieved that the treaty will not be…
  5. Convicted killer Emad Sleiman shot in Auburn apartment block

    Smh.com.au - Cricket 03.29 / 13:16 www.smh.com.au
    A convicted murderer who attempted to sue the NSW prisons boss over his incarceration in Goulburn's Supermax prison has been shot in Sydney's…
  6. What we'll do to keep the lights on post Hazelwood: grid operator

    Smh.com.au - Cricket 03.29 / 13:16 www.smh.com.au
    As the giant Hazelwood coal plant turns off the last of its units, the national electricity grid manager has sought to reassure the public it is taking steps to ensure the lights stay on when demand soars next …
  7. How two teens in leggings became a PR mess for United Airlines

    Smh.com.au - Cricket 03.29 / 12:56 www.smh.com.au
    A bystander who touched off a social media furor after she saw United Airlines stop two teenage girls dressed in leggings from boarding a flight admitted on Monday that she did not fully grasp the situation when she started tweeting her…
  8. Man dies after being ejected from car following Bathurst police chase

    Smh.com.au - Cricket 03.29 / 12:15 www.smh.com.au
    A man has died and another man is seriously injured in hospital after their car crashed following a police pursuit in the NSW central…