Scotland’s Eilish McColgan emulates her mum, producing epic 10,000m win in Birmingham

The women’s 10,000m race in Birmingham has produced one of the iconic moments of the Commonwealth Games, with Scotland’s Eilish McColgan upsetting the odds to emulate her mother Liz Nuttall by taking gold in the event. Women’s 10,000m GOLD: Eilish McColgan (SCO) 30:48.60* SILVER: Irine Cheptai (KEN) 30:49.52 BRONZE: Sheila Chepkirui Kiprotich (KEN) 31:09.46 * New Games record … Read more

TCC & AH+ Will Launch Under One Banner On 1 December 2022

Tuesday, 2 August 2022, 7:28 pmPress Release: Alliance Health Plus The Cause Collective and Alliance Health Plus will combine to create more effective, integrated, health and wellbeing outcomes for Pacific populations and South Auckland communities. New integrated organisation launches 1 December 2022. Aim: strengthen design, delivery and effectiveness of full spectrum services in social and … Read more

NZ’s First Case Of Monkeypox – Expert Reaction

Sunday, 10 July 2022, 5:27 amPress Release: Science Media Centre Health authorities have confirmed the first case of monkeypox in New Zealand, calling its arrival on our shores “not unexpected” given the increase in global cases. The person, who is in isolation, is in their thirties, lives in Auckland and has recently returned from overseas travel in … Read more

New Zealand’s First Monkeypox Case In Isolation At Home

Saturday, 9 July 2022, 7:36 pmPress Release: Ministry of Health The Ministry of Health is reporting the first case of Monkeypox in New Zealand The person is in their 30s, lives in Auckland and has recently returned from overseas travel in a country with reported cases of Monkeypox. There are currently 50 countries reporting cases … Read more

Analysis: 15 minutes where everything fell apart for Ireland

IT WAS ALL going swimmingly until it suddenly wasn’t. Ireland had started strongly at Eden Park, producing an excellent team try finished by Keith Earls. There was variety in their attack as Johnny Sexton sprinkled clever kicks into their game and Andy Farrell’s men looked composed. The All Blacks responded with a clinical score of … Read more

Crusaders claim 11th Super Rugby title with dominant win over the Blues

The Crusaders have dominated the ladder-topping Blues to win the Super Rugby Pacific final 21-7 at a sold-out Eden Park in Auckland. The powerhouse Christchurch-based franchise claimed a record-extending 11th Super Rugby crown as they snapped the Blues’ 15-match winning streak with a ruthless display in wet and slippery conditions. Scrum half Bryn Hall and … Read more