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Cook Islands Rugby League

Cook Islands defeat South Africa 66-6 and setup clash with USA

The Cook Islands have progressed through to the next stage of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup Qualifiers after defeating South Africa 66-6 overnight at Wentworthville in Western Sydney.

Womens 2021 RLWC

Women’s finals set at Rugby League World Cup 2021

The women’s finals are all set at #RLWC2021 following the conclusion of the preliminary rounds. It wasn’t until the final game of Round 3 in York that the most competitive contest of the tournament was played out between traditional rivals...
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...
2014 Cook Island Rugby League Tri Series

Cook Islands Rugby League have RLIF visit ahead of Tri-Series

Date: 14/11/14

The Cook Islands have been busy this week accommodating RLIF Chairman Nigel Wood. Wood ducked over to the Cook Islands to meet up with Charles Carlson who is the President of Cook Islands Rugby League and also the Chairman of the Asia Pacific Rugby League Confederation.

The visit by the RLIF chef was a big positive for the Cooks and the Pacific in general.

Vincent Rennie in action for Newcastle Thunder

Cook Islands International signs for third year at Thunder

Date: 27/7/17

Cook Island international prop Vincent Rennie has become Newcastle Thunder’s first signing for the 2018 season, after agreeing to a new deal that takes him into a third season with the Kingston Park club.

International Rugby League

IRL Publishes 2023 Annual Report

International Rugby League has released its 2023 annual report. The report focuses on the unprecedented growth of the international game in the wake of one of the greatest challenges faced by the IRL after the decision by France 2025...
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...

Wales set for a difficult World Cup opener against Cook Islands at St Helens

Wales and Cook Islands will do battle in the second game of Group D at St Helens on Wednesday night.Wales head into the World Cup bracing for what could be a very difficult tournament. Missing a number of long-standing...
Womens 2021 RLWC

Australia and England set themselves apart in 2nd round of Women’s RLWC

Australia and England have sounded an ominous warning to everyone else in the women’s division of #RLWC2021. After the first two rounds, both the Jillaroos and the English have stamped their authority on the competition in no uncertain terms with...
Cook Islands Rugby League map

Cook Islands snapshot and rugby league results

COOK ISLANDS RUGBY LEAGUE NATION OVERVIEW

Information on this page was updated - 14/3/2014

Foundation Year - 1988

International Team - The Cooks

Highest finish in World Cup - One draw in Pool games (2000)

Top level domestic competition - The Cook Islands domestic competition includes 7 top level teams and runs from February to October.