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The decision on whether ratepayer's money will pay for a substantial portion of the bill to light the Bay Cricket Oval for televised international matches is on hold until Monday. City Councillors were all set to debate the request for $915,000...

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New Zealand's sole professional drifting couple, Drew Donovan and Jodie Verhulst, are set to compete in Japan later this year as they grow their Kiwi drift team to compete in a multitude of international events. The Kiwi duo, based in Tauranga,...

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Tauranga City United may not have the greatest record this season, but the team and club haven't let it get on top of them, says club president Paul Bate. United suffered a heart breaking 2-0 loss to Eastern Suburbs at Links Ave yesterday, in the...

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Monday, 9 May1st: Sally Davies (s); Peter Layne; Gordon Anderson and Wayne Street2nd: Barry Gooding (s); Margaret Levick and Betty Smith There were 28 teams participating in our Wednesday tournament on 11 May 20161st: Ray Gribble (s); Laurie Roberts;...

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Baywide women's club rugby saw some interesting results with Rotorua's Waikite women's team and Te Whanau Apanui score resembling a cricket match. Waikite trounced Apanui 114 to zip. Tokoroa also impressed with this side piling on a...

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New Zealand's top female kayakers gave a tantalising glimpse of their Olympic potential with a three-medal haul at the first World Cup event of the season in Duisburg, Germany. World and Olympic champion Lisa Carrington added K1 500m silver overnight...

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An old foe has returned to complicate Lisa Carrington's hopes of double Olympic gold, despite more World Cup kayaking success overnight. Carrington's vice-like grip on the K1 200m distance continued, with her 12th-consecutive major title in...

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Joseph Parker fired off a warning shot that was heard around the boxing world. And it wasn't with his trademark knockout: it was with a mix of guts and guile as he went into uncharted territory, seeing out 12 rounds for a treasured victory over...

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Check out the results from this weekend's Baywide club rugby.   Baywide Premier Results: Mount Maunganui 17 v Tauranga Sports 12, Greerton Marist 52 v Paroa 19, Te Puna 99 v Opotiki 3, Te Puke Sports 42 v Whakatane Marist 7, Rotoiti 24 v Arataki...

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Tauranga City United will be looking to turn their fortune around when they take on Northern Region Football League's premier division leaders Eastern Suburbs at home this weekend. After a 4-1 thrashing to Central United, Tauranga will be playing...

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Yatton Park mystique. By Graham Woodhead. Send us your photos and stories from around the Bay of Plenty. Email: photos@thesun.co.nz