Articles Categorized: Sport

Franklin notches up 50

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TOM Franklin has racked up 50 Super Rugby games, but still has nerves before a game. The Opotiki-born Highlanders lock reached the milestone in the…

Paroa miss their shot

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MISSED opportunities hurt Paroa on a cold night in Paengaroa. They were beaten 30-5 in their Baywide rugby premier division clash against Rotoiti last night…

Golds galore in Portugal

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NEW Zealand kayakers have stormed to their best-ever World Cup performance, collecting four gold medals after some team-boat success on the final day of the…

Magic lose to Stars

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THE Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic suffered their fifth loss of the season as they went down to the Northern Stars 55-50 in Manukau on…

Adventure challenges, but loved

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MORE than 250 competitors took on the demanding terrain around Ohiwa Harbour for the Opotiki Adventure Race on Saturday. The event included trekking, mountain biking…

Whakatane sink competition leaders

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WHAKATANE made a statement in the Bay of Plenty women’s football competition on Sunday. Their 1-0 away win over league leaders Tauranga closed the gap…

Women play Paradise

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THE annual Ladies’ Paradise Tournament was played at the Ohope Bowling Club this week. The event included 28 teams. Play began on Tuesday and some…