Amazon was ready to exit New Zealand for the production of its epic “Lord of the Rings” TV show. Following the mass shooting that happened in March, the studio was looking to Scotland as its new location if New Zealand could not assure the safety of its cast and crew.
New Zealand’s Kieran McPherson and Laura Wood hope to make the most of their first-ever stints in Davao, aiming for no less than a sweep of the men’s and women’s pro crowns in the inaugural Penong’s 5150 Triathlon unfolding July 7 at the Waterfront Hotel.
The country’s national men’s softball team will face Cuba on June 14 in its first game in Group A where defending champion New Zealand and Asian champion Japan are also playing.
Speaking at the Philippine Sportswriters Association weekly forum, women’s national team head coach Patrick Aquino said he is confident the selection can carry the country to a respectable finish.
Green conspired with athletic big man Kainoa Ballungay as they jumped to a big lead early and never looked back to set a date with Perpetual JONELTA-Laguna in the Super 32 commencing on Tuesday still at the same venue. #NBTC2019
The RP Blu Boys has succeeded in making a podium finishat the Makassar Open International Men and Women Softball Tournament in Makassar, Indonesia. The Philippine national men’s softball teamtook third place with a 7-3 slate behind New Zealand (9-1) and Lakidende (7-3) who will both slug it out in the finals.
FIBA Under-18 Asian Championships Group B match between Basketball New Zealand and Basketball Federation of India being played at the Nonthaburi, Stadium 29.
FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 2018 classification game between Batang Gilas of the Philippines and New Zealand at the Technological University Stadium (Santa Fe).
The American singer who botched the New Zealand national anthem before a rugby league Test against England apologised Tuesday and said she deserved to be ridiculed.
Rugby fans will be delighted to know that two of the headliners on the HSBC World Rugby Sevens circuit – Sonny Bill Williams of New Zealand and Carlin Isles of United States – had been named in their respective squads for the Asian legs to be played in Hong Kong and Singapore.