Miramar Rangers knocked out of Chatham Cup, while Upper Hutt City go down by a solitary goal to defending women's Knockout Cup champs.
A late goal to Ethan Galbraith sealed Birkenhead's win, while Waitakere City were rampant against Three Kings United.
Advances in artificial limb technology will boost some of our 29 Paralympians' medal chances at Rio in September.
She may have returned home without a medal but Kelsey Smith has described her first Olympic Games experience as "one of the funnest things I've ever done."
The Porirua City Council is calling for nominations for the city's top sports awards.
Otago outscored Wellington five tries to three in the second round match in Dunedin.
A desire to pass on her softball knowledge is behind Karen Rigby's decision to put on the catcher's mask again.
Hutt Valley High School get revenge on St Mary's College for last year's girls' first XV final loss.
The artist formerly known as Paul Ifill must have watched the Phoenix play on Sunday and sobbed.