Commonwealth Games 2018

Graeme Buxton is amazed how volunteering for an Olympic torch relay in Queenstown in 2000 changed his life. Over a beer on the Gold Coast, he discusses what happened next with Philip Chandler– a torchbearer himself, that day. Imagine making...
A bloodied Richie Hadlow beat Edrian Volcere, of the Seychelles, in a 4-1 split decision by the judges in the 64kg class at Oxenford Studios yesterday. The Queenstowner, 30, was forced to absorb blows from the taller and longer-limbed Volcere but...

Richie ready to rumble

Queenstown boxer Richie Hadlow couldn't be in better condition heading into the Commonwealth Games on Australia's Gold Coast, his coach says. Hadlow, 30, is part of an eight-person New Zealand team. His first bout is tonight, about 9pm. The four-time NZ...
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