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SPORTSTALK WITH D’ARCY WALDEGRAVE
Newstalk ZB’s daily sports showdown.
D'Arcy Waldegrave lives and breathes sport.
He loves motorsport and revels in the torment of being a Warriors and Black Caps fan.
Whatever the sport, big or small, he’s got a view.
His non-stop enthusiasm sees him battle it out with a diverse selection of armchair commentators resulting in a sometimes explosive, but always compelling show.
Chelsea Alley explains her Instagram post, the 'double life' of women's players
Chelsea Alley's back to reality after experiencing the high of the first women's Super Rugby Aotearoa match. The Black Fern was part of Waikato's historic 39-13...
Kiwi cricket commentator reacts to IPL cancellation
The 2021 Indian Premier League has been suspended. The decision was made at an emergency meeting with the IPL Governing Council and Board of Control for Cricket...
Hopes historic women's Super Rugby match will boost the game
The Blues women's side is hailing a professional build up befitting the occasion of today's historic Super Rugby game against the women's Chiefs at Eden Park. The...
Northland Rugby Union CEO on why he voted for Silver Lake deal
One provincial rugby CEO has explained why he has backed a controversial deal around the future of New Zealand rugby. New Zealand Rugby’s 26 provincial unions...
Former Warriors interim coach to face his former side this weekend
Ex-Warriors interim coach Todd Payten's loving seeing his old NRL team under Nathan Brown. Payten, who replaced Stephen Kearney following his sacking last June,...
NZ Rugby League boss cautious over discussions of a second NRL team
New Zealand Rugby League boss Greg Peters is encouraging walking before running when it comes to expansion in the NRL. Reports have emerged that the league's pitched...
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck nearly brought down by freak pre-match injury
Warriors coach Nathan Brown's revealed just how close his side came to losing their skipper prior to the NRL defeat to the Storm. Roger Tuivasa-Sheck fractured...
Liam Messam back in the Chiefs fold as injury cover
Former All Black Liam Messam has been called into the Chiefs squad as injury cover as the side prepare for the Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa final in under a fortnight. The...
Scott Dixon talks with D'Arcy Waldegrave ahead of the IndyCars return
IndyCar is back for another year - and Kiwi racing superstar Scott Dixon is hoping for another season on top. Dixon is the defending champion and six time winner...
Breakers set to finally return home to New Zealand
The Breakers are set for a long-awaited homecoming with seven consecutive games to be hosted in New Zealand to round out their Australian NBL season. Scheduling...
Nathan Brown on the Warriors team named to face the Dragons
A reshuffle is on the cards for the Warriors. Bunty Afoa and Peta Hiku return to the 17 for Sunday's NRL match against the Dragons, after suspension and injury...
Black Caps name squad for England; Bracewell to return after five years
The Black Caps have named a left-arm orthodox, right-arm swing heavy squad to face England for two tests in June. As anticipated, 21-year-old Wellington all-rounder...
Auckland Rugby revolt: All Blacks threaten to quit, coach resigns after review
A revolt could eventuate at Auckland Rugby. A review into the provincial side and subsequent feedback from senior Blues management, has allegedly led to the resignation...
What the trans-Tasman travel bubble means for New Zealand sport
The trans-Tasman bubble has finally arrived and will come into effect from April 19, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced today. The news is a huge boost for...
Warriors coach on NRL's plans to introduce 18th-man policy
Warriors coach Nathan Brown doubts the new 18th-man policy will be necessary. The NRL plans to introduce the extra player as an injury replacement when a team has...
Warriors name new side after being dealt injury blow
Sean O'Sullivan has been named to make his Warriors debut in this weekend's NRL match against the Raiders in Canberra. The young ex-Broncos and Roosters half will...
Black Caps name debutant in T20 squad: Wellington star's meteoric rise
New Zealand named their squad to play the season-ending T20I series against Bangladesh and as was widely tipped, it will see a potential debut for explosive Wellington...
Peter Burling's message after Team NZ defeat
Keep calm – and carry on. That the message from Team New Zealand skipper Peter Burling, after a surprising opening day of the America's Cup match. Most experts...
Nathan Brown announces Warriors side for opening match of NRL season
The Warriors have named three of their new recruits in their starting 13, with another on the interchange for Saturday's NRL opener against Gold Coast. Euan Aitken...
Elliott Smith: It's time to rethink sports crowds during high alert levels
Yet another event has been cancelled. The McEvedy Shield, which is said to light up the Wellington school calendar, is the latest to be canned, after the Surf Life...
Devastated Black Ferns blindsided by 2021 Rugby World Cup announcement
Eloise Blackwell was among the Black Ferns blindsided on Wednesday morning by the revelation their World Cup, scheduled to be held in New Zealand from September,...
Black Caps batting coach says Guptill close to being back to form
The Black Caps have sent the old cliche of "just an innings away" out to bat for Martin Guptill. The out-of-form opener has managed just 155 runs in his last 11...
Caleb Clarke on his breakout 2020 season and return to the field
Caleb Clarke admits his first rugby of 2021 came as a bit of a shock to the system. The Blues winger and his fellow All Blacks turned out for 40 minutes in the...
Blues to face Chiefs and Crusaders in pre-season clash
The Blues' Super Rugby Aotearoa campaign is back on track after having to cancel a pre-season game against the Crusaders set for Eden Park on Saturday. With Auckland...
David Nyika speaks ahead of his professional boxing debut
David Nyika will make his professional boxing debut in the undercard of the Joseph Parker-Junior Fa heavyweight showdown later this month in a cruiserweight bout...