Thursday Jul 17
Emma Twigg to miss Olympic qualifying year
One of New Zealand's top 2016 Olympics gold-medal hopes looks set to have her fate in the hands of another athlete.
Golden glow for NZ rowers at World Cup regatta
UNBEATABLE: The New Zealand men's pair of Hamish Bond and Eric Murray won yet another gold medal in Lucerne last night.
Sydney Morning Herald
Kiwis swamp Aussie crews in rowing cup
New Zealand's champion small boats have swamped Australia's crews at the final regatta in Switzerland to take out this year's World Rowing Cup series.
George Bridgewater makes a low-key return
The former world champion, who recently announced his intention to push for a place in the New Zealand team for the 2016 Olympics, was third in the C final of the men's single sculls at the Holland Beker regatta in Amsterdam.
Rule 1: you win some ... but not all
When Magnus Norman took over as coach of Stan Wawrinka, one of his pieces of advice was to the effect that no matter how humble or mighty the tournament, only one player ever can win it.