Veitch on Sport
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VEITCH ON SPORT
New Zealand’s home of sports news, views and controversy.
Award-winning broadcaster Tony Veitch brings you all the latest sports news from around the world as it happens.
With the best contact book in the business, he talks to the biggest stars, the main players and dissects all the angles you need to know.
Inquisitive, impassioned and bold, Veitch captures a wide audience weekend in and weekend out on New Zealand’s number one talk station.
Scott McLeod: Going for Wayne Smith's old job
Highlanders assistant coach Scott McLeod joins Tony Veitch to discuss putting his hat in the ring for Wayne Smith’s old job and the Highlanders run of games into...
Nigel Yalden: The hunt for Wayne Smith's replacement
Newstalk ZB Rugby Editor Nigel Yalden talks to Tony Veitch about the hunt for Wayne Smith’s replacement and potential fixes for the Super Rugby format.
Alex Mackay on 'The Team That Changed Rugby Forever: The 1967 All Blacks'
Alex Mackay, author of Veitchy’s new favourite sport book joins him to discuss The Team That Changed Rugby Forever: The 1967 All Blacks.
Team NZ manager Grant Dalton: America's Cup controversies
Manager of Emirates Team New Zealand, Grant Dalton, talks to Tony Veitch about the cup, the controversies and what his regrets are around the last campaign.
Chiefs CEO Andrew Flexman: Why we're taking big games to Fiji
Chiefs CEO Andrew Flexman talks to Tony Veitch about why they’re taking such big games to Fiji and how much of a success it's been.
Sir Colin Meads humbled, uplifted ahead of statue unveiling
All Black legend Sir Colin Meads on the soon-to-be-unveiled statue of him in Te Kuiti, his struggles with his health and how much his signed underwear fetches at...
'No hope' of Warriors making final based on last two games
League correspondent Andrew Voss tells Tony Veitch whether he thinks it's time to give up on the Warriors this season, after another loss disappointed fans last...
Te Kuiti buzzing ahead of Colin Meads statue unveiling
A statue of former All Black Colin Meads, who is currently fighting pancreatic cancer, is set to be unveiled in Te Kuiti during the Lions Tour of New Zealand. Waitomo...
'Sensational effort' by Kiwi George Bennett in Tour of California
Former Olympic gold medal-winning cyclist Graeme Miller spoke to Tony Veitch about the significance of Kiwi cyclist George Bennett taking the lead in the Tour of...
Richie Mo'unga: Playing in Fiji 'meant something to the team'
Richie Mo'unga, Crusaders First 5, spoke with Tony Veitch about the team's crucial win over the Chiefs in Suva last night continuing their undefeated season. LISTEN...
Peter Burling: It hasn't been a nightmare week for Team NZ
Emirates Team New Zealand helmsman Peter Burling joined Tony Veitch to discuss why, despite collisions and damage, this week hasn't been a bad week for the team. LISTEN...
LISTEN: Warriors coach Steven Kearney on last night's loss
Yet another fun Warriors interview for Veitchy - he interviews their head coach after going down 30-14 to the Dragons in Hamilton.
Wayne Smith backs Ian Foster as next All Blacks head coach
All Blacks Assistant coach Wayne Smith discusses his impending retirement from the All Blacks, why he backs Ian Foster as the next All Blacks head coach and the...
Richie Barnett: What happened to the Warriors?
League commentator and former Kiwi Richie Barnett talks to Tony Veitch about how the Warriors managed to turn a massive lead into one of their most disappointing...
The end of Duco and the future for Joseph Parker
Boxing commentator Mike Angrove, who has a long relationship with Duco Events, joins Tony Veitch to discuss the company’s split and what it means for Joseph Parker.
John Plumtree: 'Canes coming scramble for points
Hurricanes assistant coach John Plumtree on his team being out fought by the Crusaders and the coming scramble for points the Canes are facing.
Lions tour 'so much more than ten games of rugby'
British and Irish Lions COO Charlie McEwen joins Tony Veitch to discuss the upcoming tour. The Lions are welcoming what some have called a tour that is too tough...
Brian Ashby: Crusaders on form
Radio Sport Brian Ashby joins Tony Veitch to evaluate the Crusaders' still undefeated season 11 games in.
Andrew McFadden: Facing up to last night's loss
Warriors assistant coach Andrew McFadden undertakes the unenviable task of justifying the Warrior’s capitulation to the Panthers last night.
Crusaders coach Scott Robertson: Last night's big win
Crusaders head coach Scott Robertson talks to Tony Veitch after their big win over the Hurricanes. Should we be taking his coaching skill more seriously?
Dale Budge: Glaring lack of leadership at NZRL
Rugby League correspondent Dale Budge joins Tony Veitch to discuss allegations by former New Zealand Rugby League employees of a lack of direction inside the organisation. LISTEN...
Tony Philip: Revitalising New Zealand Sevens
New Zealand Rugby’s Sevens High Performance Director Tony Philip joins Tony Veitch on how to revitalise interest in the game of Sevens in New Zealand.
Steve McNamara: Keeping a lid on Kiwi league players
Warriors Assistant coach Steve McNamara joins Tony Veitch to talk about the Warriors match against Penrith tonight and his take on cocaine allegations around Kiwi...
Crusaders v Hurricanes: The biggest clash of the season
Crusaders head coach Scott Robertson joins Tony Veitch to talk about the upcoming match against the Hurricanes which could well be the biggest game this entire Super...
Did NZRL fail Kevin Proctor?
Gold Coast Titans CEO Graham Annesley joins Tony Veitch to discuss whether the NZRL failed in its duty of care by failing to prevent Titan Kevin Proctor from staying...