Two years ago they struggled to put together a team. But the tide has turned.
He may be ranked well outside the world's top 1000, but that's not deterring Christchurch pro golfer Shaun Jones from chasing his dream of...
With six Canterbury players on the bronze medal-winning, FIFA U17 Women's World Cup and Canterbury Pride headed into its sixth consecutive final tomorrow, football in the region is going strong.
The decision to have a roll, cookie and apple juice at lunch today inspired Christchurch Boys' High School captain Louie Chapman to an unbeaten knock of 77 as his side defeated King's High School by seven wickets. A win over Wellington College tomorrow would hand CBHS their sixth Gillette Cup national cricket title in seven years.
A Christchurch teenager has become the youngest winner ever of the Canterbury Open.
Former Canterbury left-arm spinner Andrew Nuttall will be the oldest player in the New Zealand squad to contest the inaugural Over-50s Cricket World Cup in Sydney this month. Cricket is in the genes - his son Ed is a current pace bowler for Canterbury. Ed gave dads bowling a test before he heads away for the tournament.
Canterbury United could rack up their 100th national league regular season win on Sunday. If they achieve the milestone there will be one player still in the squad from their first league victory 14 years ago.
Sui Pauaraisa could be the definition of a real-life wonder woman. She represents two nations in two different codes. On top of that she fits in a full-time job while also being a mother of two.
The South Island's best secondary school netball team is set to take on the best school teams in New Zealand
Canterbury’s new assistant cricket coach Dion Ebrahim brings a lot more than just experience on the cricket field in his pursuit to develop the next generation of cricketers.
Close to 2500 year seven and eight student competed at the recent Koru Games. Now in it's fifth year the sports tournament continues to grow and this year consisted of 13 sports played across four venues in Selwyn.
The world's top junior indoor cricket players are competing in Christchurch this week, with New Zealand represented by 80 players across eight teams, including local young gun Ryan James. Gordon Findlater reports.
Basketball in Canterbury will never be the same after the passing of Bruce Martin following a battle with cancer.
Three rising Christchurch rugby league products tasted success across the Tasman at the weekend.
The Canterbury Bulls are on the cusp of their first national premiership final since 2015.
No rust on Burnham farmer as he hits the mark in clay target shooting competition.
The Shirley/Avonside korfball team learnt from an early loss to claim the South Island title.
Chris Thornley believes the time is right for a change at the top of the Waihora Rugby Club.
The Canterbury Cavaliers’ haven’t had an ideal build up to the NHL.
Hard working Southern Astros pitcher Joshua Wilson loves baseball and he's hoping a trip to the United States with the New Zealand U18 side might be his ticket to a college scholarship.