12 Dec 2023

Sports-chat with Sam Ackerman

From Nine To Noon, 11:45 am on 12 December 2023

The new Super Rugby board has officially formed with marketing whiz Kevin Malloy the new chair - and the hunt for the new CEO has already seen them indicate the role is more centred on someone with marketing experience than sports or admin background. Sam gives his take on this.

The quality of cricket pitches has been high in sporting conversations recently.

Sam says the Black Caps salvaged a series draw against Bangladesh on a dog of a pitch - the worst captain Tim Southee has seen in his career.

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim baseball player Shohei Ohtani.

Los Angeles Angels pitcher/slugger Shohei Ohtani Photo: PHOTOSPORT