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2021 Rugby League World Cup

Cooks just cook Wales in World Cup thriller

The Cook Islands have bagged their first victory of the World Cup after holding off a spirited Wales side 18-12 at Leigh.In a thrilling match, the Dragons almost pulled off a shock win over their Polynesian opponents.The Welsh had...
Cook Islands Rugby League

Cook Islands just about set for RLWC Qualifier against the USA

By Brian Lowe

The Cook Islands have had their last major hitout before next month’s crunch game against the United States, and for the most part, made a pretty good fist of things.

European Rugby League Ball

Reaction from Euro nations to new Rugby League world rankings

Following the release of the new men’s, women’s and wheelchair world rankings by the IRL, there has been some significant movement for some European nations. In the men’s, Serbia – who played the most Test fixtures in 2021 –...
Golden Boot

Nominees, Judges Announced For 2023 IRL Golden Boot

A panel comprising some of the most accomplished players in international rugby league will select the men’s and women’s 2023 IRL Golden Boot winners after nominations were finalised following the recent Pacific Championships and historic England-Tonga series. Golden Cap recipients...
Cook Islands Rugby League

Cook Islands name 18 man squad for clash against PNG on 6th May

 

Date: 1/5/17

Kick-off 3.15pm AEST, Campbelltown Stadium. Game televised live on Fox Sports 2.

Cook Islands have named a 18 man squad for their International Test against Papua New Guinea this Saturday May 6th at Campbelltown Stadium.

Brazil v France WRL 2021 warm up match

Brazil and Cook Islands warm up for Women’s RLWC with impressive performances

Brazil and Cook Islands women made a significant impression in their warm up matches before the World Cup kicks off next week. Brazil, in their first game in the northern hemisphere, went down 16-4 at Featherstone against France in...
Cook Islands Rugby League

Cook Islands name team for Wales match – Cooks want to beat Wales

Date: 9/11/13

Cook Islands head coach David Fairleigh has named his 19 man squad to play Wales at The Gnoll on Sunday (14:00).

Cook Islands Rugby League

Cook Islands name team for 2017 Women’s Rugby League World Cup

 

Date: 10/11/17

The Cook Islands Women’s rugby league team for the 2017 Women's Rugby League World Cup has been named. The Cook Islands will have their work cut out when they take on the heavyweights of Women’s Rugby League, Australia, England and New Zealand over the next two weeks.

Cook Islands Rugby League

Cook Islands won’t underestimate USA Hawks

By Brian Lowe,

The Cook Islands will not be underestimating the USA in the lead up to their do-or-die Rugby League World Cup (RLWC) qualifier, according to Kukis head coach Tony Iro.

Philippines v Portugal 2013 International 9's

IRL World Rankings: How realistic are they?

The latest IRB world rankings came out on December 10th and show the top four countries, in order, New Zealand, England, Tonga and Australia. The IRL states on its website that world rankings are based only on the results of...