Five to watch at Masters Games, April 22Save
SATURDAY, APRIL 22
CYCLING - GRAEME MILLER
The three-time Olympian, twice Commonwealth Games gold medallist takes on the M55-59 criterium around the streets of the Wynyard Quarter, from 8am.
RUGBY - WILLIE APIATA
The Victoria Cross winner straps on his boots to front for Team Barfoot & Thompson (WMG sponsors) against his old NZ Defence Force mates, 2.30pm at Pakuranga Rugby Club.
TABLE TENNIS - PETER SNELL
Pretty much New Zealand's greatest sportsman forsakes the athletics track, where he earned his fame, to terrorise the M75 table tennis competition, starting with a teams contest against Kawau, 11am at the Auckland Table Tennis Centre.
WEIGHTLIFTING - TONY EBERT
The 1974 Commonwealth Games gold medallist faces tough competition in his M70-74 77kg division (6pm, AUT Millennium), but that's nothing compared to the pressure at home to match wife Jennifer's performance in the morning.
SURF LIFESAVING - CORY HUTCHINGS
Three-time world surf ironman champion face a full day at Takapuna Beach, contesting the M45-49 surf, ski and paddle board events, capping it off with the combination of all three - the oceanman.