The Devlin Radio Show
12PM - 3PM weekends
Martin Devlin joins you every Saturday and Sunday afternoons from midday on the DRS (Devlin Radio Show) with all the action and reaction to the sporting weekend.
Martin Devlin began his love affair with radio in the late 80s, and has been talking sport on the radio since 1998 as the original breakfast host on Radio Sport.
Having stacked up multiple awards for Sports Broadcaster of the Year, Devlin’s love for Manchester United and the Hurricanes is well documented.
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Karl Budge: We go above and beyond to lure superstars to the ASB classic
Martin Devlin chats to ASB Classic Tournament Director Karl Budge about how he goes about trying to lure some of the best tennis players in the world to Auckland...
The Devlin Radio Show Podcast: 8th December
Martin Devlin and the DRS on Newstalk ZB and Radio Sport, compacted into a podcast for the 8th December.
NZ's Boxing Day test clouded by safety concerns over pitch
There are fears surrounding the Black Caps' Boxing Day test against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground after a Sheffield Shield match at the venue was called...
How Anthony Joshua fought back from upset loss to claim back title
Anthony Joshua jumped up and down in the ring with his massive entourage, celebrating being around US$70 million richer and having three world heavyweight belts...
The Devlin Radio Show Podcast: 7th December
Martin Devlin and the DRS show on Newstalk ZB, compacted into a podcast form. December 7th.
Ian McKendry: Mandate is to get as much pace and bounce out of a pitch as we can
Martin Devlin chats to Ian McKendry, Head of Turf Management for New Zealand cricket about what they are trying to achieve when they are preparing a cricket pitch.
Stephen Fleming: This is the best Black Caps side that we've ever sent to Australia
Martin Devlin chats to former Black Cap captain Stephen Fleming ahead of the Test Series in Australia starting on Thursday.
Martin Devlin: Questions over the All Blacks coach selection process
Five weeks since 26 invites were sent out to those considered as potential new All Black coaches. No word yet on who, what, where, when, how & why so how about another...
Martin Devlin: Folau and Rugby Australia ends in a draw
So the whistle's blown and it's a draw. Time called on the unofficial final rugby test of the year with Rugby Australia and Israel Folau settling for the result...
Phil Tufnell: Got 4 for 24 in Christchurch then dropped and never played again
Martin Devlin chats to former England spinner Phil Tufnell about his upcoming TV Series that he's doing with Brendan McCullum as well as his some cricketing memories...
The Devlin Radio Show Podcast: 1st December
Martin Devlin's DRS on Newstalk ZB and Radio Sport, compacted into a podcast. December 1st.
South Africa still celebrates one month on from RWC win
It has been a month since South Africa stormed to victory in the 2019 Rugby World Cup. With a dominant victory over England, the team became the second to win three...
Should David Warner have been allowed to get 400?
Aussie captain Tim Paine has come under fire from across the cricket world after his stunning decision to declare Australia's innings with David Warner stranded...
3 Canterbury folk giving their opinions on the Crusaders Logo change
Martin Devlin chats to David Moffett, Brian Ashby and Corey Flynn about the Crusaders keeping their name, but changing their logo.
Henry Olonga: I would do the same protest again tomorrow
Martin Devlin chats to former Zimbabwean fast bowler Henry Olonga. He was once a pin up boy for cricket in his country, but had to flee the country on the back of...
The Devlin Radio Show Podcast: 30th November
Martin Devlin and the DRS on Newstalk ZB and Radio Sport, compacted into a podcast for the 30th November, 2019.
Martin Devlin: Ardie Savea raises valid point over player allegiance
Ardie Savea has raised an interesting point for discussion in a recent tweet about possible player movement and/or switching from one country to play for another. His...
Martin Devlin: Endless tennis action making the game boring
Question: Who just won this years season ending ATP tennis title in London? The answer is the world ranked #6 player Stefanos Tsitsipas. Surely you remember that?...
Martin Devlin: Auckland missing out on Supercars for selfish reasons
After watching the final Supercars race of the season at Newcastle on Sunday afternoon, the obvious question comes up again as to why Auckland city doesn't have,...
The Devlin Radio Show Podcast: 24th November
The DRS on Newstalk ZB and Radio Sport, compacted into podcast on the 24th November.
Martin Devlin chats to Lawrence Booth, Editor of the Wisden Cricketer's Almanack
Martin Devlin has a good long cricketing natter with Wisden Cricketer's Almanack Editor Lawrence Booth, about the job he loves and why Test Cricket remains the absolute...
BJ Watling's teammate talks about his century success
One's the shortest man in the team, the other's known as "the big man". The big man is one of the most destructive short-form hitters in the world. His partner in...
The Tight 5: 23rd November
Martin and Thomas dissect 5 separate sporting topics, 60 seconds on each. When the buzzer goes, so do they on to the next one.
NZME's Rugby experts arguing for and against for the next All Blacks Coach
Martin Devlin has a chat to NZME's Rugby experts Nigel Yalden and Gregor Paul, arguing for and against for the next All Blacks coach - between Ian Foster and Scott...
Phil Kearns: I think Dave Rennie should have Australian assistant coaches
Martin Devlin talks to former Wallaby hooker Phil Kearns on the back of Dave Rennie's appointment as Wallabies coach and how he feels regarding the appointment.