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A stoic Patrick Bevin has bravely battled through the final stage of the Tour Down Under, but he was unable to win his maiden WorldTour stage race.
ANALYSIS: A version of the same question is being widely asked among hockey circles this week: How did it come to this?
The Auckland Tuatara signed off their maiden Australian Baseball League season in style, by claiming their first series victory in their final game of their campaign.
Patrick Bevin will undergo a concussion test on Sunday morning to determine whether the Tour Down Under leader is fit to start the final stage.
Patrick Bevin became obsessed with perfecting his positioning on the bike, after he improved a staggering 12 places between races simply by raising his handlebars 4cm.
New Zealand has won three gold medals, showing it is again a world-class force after dominating the team events on the opening night of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Cambridge.
Experts from the World Anti-Doping Agency have finished retrieving data from the Moscow lab that could lead to sanctions against Russian athletes implicated in the country's wide-ranging doping conspiracy.
Kiwi cyclist Patrick Bevin has survived a "nervous stage" to retain the ochre jersey and the overall lead after stage three of the Tour Down Under.
A professional bull rider in the United States has been killed after the bull he was riding "stomped" on his chest.
Rower-turned-cyclist Hamish Bond is the lone Kiwi to crack Sports Illustrated's annual list of fittest athletes in the world.
Great Britain Hockey and funding body UK Sport are comfortable with the appointment of controversial Black Sticks coach Mark Hager after a comprehensive vetting process.
Elia Viviani called it and Patrick Bevin duly delivered, with the New Zealand cyclist pulling off the biggest win of his career.
John Wetteland, a former major league All-Star and World Series MVP, has been charged in Texas with continuous sex abuse of a child under age 14.
This story was originally published on Newsroom.co.nz and is republished with permission.
This story was originally published on Locker Room and is republished with permission.