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'How bizarre': The political train conspiracy at an Auckland tennis court in the dead of night
Auckland councillor Shane Henderson has apologised to a local politician after alleging he was coaxed to a meeting in the dead of night to discuss wild conspiracy theories about trains.In a post on Twitter today, the Labour councillor... 
© 2022 NZ Herald 6:28pm 

Queen Elizabeth has the 'greatest' reaction to Jubilee speech
Her Majesty was not amused during a speech given by British TV personality Alan Titchmarsh. Royal fans were given the opportunity to sit alongside the Queen during The Windsor Horse Show A Gallop Through History - last weekend... 
© 2022 NZ Herald 3:07pm 

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Rugby: Māori All Blacks to face Ireland in two-match series
The Māori All Blacks will play Ireland in two mid-week matches in Hamilton and Wellington in July, New Zealand Rugby announced today.The first match will be at FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton on Wednesday, June 29, and the... 
© 2022 NZ Herald 12:02am 

Getting traumatised athletes to come forward will be a challenge - Cycling NZ chair
Cycling New Zealand wants traumatised athletes to come forward after an investigation found ongoing issues within the high performance programme. 
© 2022 RadioNZ 10:57am 

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Football: All Whites squad revealed for Costa Rica Fifa World Cup qualifying showdown
The return of a couple of veterans, along with the injury-enforced absence of a key playmaker, are the eye catching features of the All Whites squad named on Tuesday, ahead of the Fifa World Cup Intercontinental playoff with Costa... 
© 2022 NZ Herald 8:42am 

Football: English player Jake Daniels says he is gay
English football player Jake Daniels said he is gay today in a trailblazing moment for the European men's game.The 17-year-old forward made the announcement at the end of his first season as a professional player with Championship... 
© 2022 NZ Herald 7:58am 

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Football: Boris Johnson slaps down Jurgen Klopp for defending Liverpool fans booing national anthem
Downing Street has slapped down Jurgen Klopp for suggesting Liverpool fans had a reason to boo the national anthem during the FA Cup Final.Klopp defended the club's supporters as "wonderful people" after MPs criticised a section... 
© 2022 NZ Herald 7:18am 

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Cricket: Andrew Symonds learnt Shane Warne secret just before death
Shane Warne never got the chance to make good on his offer to Andrew Symonds but a revelation about how much the Spin King valued his former teammate illustrates just why his death is so painful for the cricket world.Tributes... 
© 2022 NZ Herald 5:18pm 

Thomas Cup: How cricket-crazy India scripted world badminton glory
Nobody gave India a chance but the team defied the odds to cause a huge sporting upset. 
© 2022 BBCWorld 2:19pm 

'Division, denial and delay'; former rugby star slams Australia's climate stance
Former Australian rugby superstar and captain, David Pocock, says Pacific Island nations are "canaries in the coalmine" for Australia's inaction against climate change. 
© 2022 RadioNZ 12:37am 

Sport: More talks in Tahiti to prepare Olympic surfing event
More talks have been held in French Polynesia in preparation for the 2024 Olympics surfing event to be held in Tahiti. 
© 2022 RadioNZ 11:18am 

Group fishing in Auckland caught with 200kg illegal snapper haul
A group of five people out fishing have been snapped with almost 10 times the daily snapper limit. 
© 2022 RadioNZ 11:18am 

All Whites squad named for 'massive moment'
All Whites missing attacking midfielder for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Intercontinental Play-Off but do welcome back a forward who last played for New Zealand in 2019. 
© 2022 RadioNZ 10:07am 

Ireland to play Maori All Blacks
Ireland will play the Maori All Blacks in two mid-week matches during their tour of New Zealand this winter. 
© 2022 RadioNZ 8:42am 

Rugby: Former Kiwis league coach David Kidwell joins Argentina staff
Former Kiwi league coach David Kidwell will help Argentina prepare for next year's Rugby World Cup.The 45-year-old Kidwell has quit the Parramatta Eels where he was an assistant to Brad Arthur.In what the Daily Telegraph described... 
© 2022 NZ Herald 7:58am 

NZ's top swimmer hit by Covid ahead of world champs
Olympic finalist Lewis Clareburt has had his preparations for next month's World Championships hit by Covid, the latest hurdle in what at times has been a difficult year for him. 
© 2022 RadioNZ 7:52am 

Nicklaus turns down $150 million to be face of Saudi golf series
Golfing great Jack Nicklaus has revealed he turned down an offer worth more than $150 million to be the face of the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Series that is hoping to challenge the PGA Tour. 
© 2022 RadioNZ 7:37am 

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