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Tonga v Samoa Crowd

Test Flip-Flopping Makes a Joke of Rugby League

Here we go again. As the international calendar continues to pick up steam, yet another player has made the contentious decision to swap allegiances after having already played for two other countries during his career. And what’s more, the jelly...
New Zealand Rugby League

Going to Captain New Zealand Kiwis A

Kalani Going has become the second Northlander in a week to be named to lead a national team after being chosen as captain of the New Zealand Kiwis A side to face Mate Ma’a Tonga A at Eden Park...
New Zealand Rugby League

Kiwis Name Four Debutants to Face Toa Samoa

Auckland, New Zealand, October 18, 2023 - Four debutants have been named for the New Zealand Kiwis’ opening Pacific Championships match against Toa Samoa at Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday (6.00pm kick-off). Auckland-born Canberra centre Matthew Timoko is the...
Tonga v Samoa Crowd

2023 Rugby League Pacific Championships Set to Kick Off

The brand-new Pacific Championships are set to move into top gear this weekend as part of the International Rugby League’s (IRL) new-look international calendar. The Pacific Championships will involve men’s and women’s teams from Australia, New Zealand, Tonga, Fiji, Samoa,...
Australian Kangaroos

Gallagher Kangaroos Team to Play Samoa

Head Coach Mal Meninga has named four debutants for the Gallagher Kangaroos’ opening match of the Pacific Championships against Samoa on Saturday, October 14. Dylan Edwards (Kangaroos number 847), Hamiso Tabuai-Fidow (849), Kotoni Staggs (848) and Selwyn Cobbo (846) will...
New Zealand Rugby League

Players Named for New Zealand Kiwis A

Auckland, New Zealand, October 9, 2023 – Eight NRL rookies and two teenagers yet to play a first-grade match feature in the New Zealand Kiwis A squad to face Tonga A in the Labour Weekend triple-header at Eden Park...
Rugby League World Cup

Details Confirmed for World Series, World Cups

Key Points • Structure confirmed for 2025 World Series to determine final two men’s berths for RLWC2026. • Deadline to award hosting rights for RLWC2026 extended at request of bidding nations. • A stand-alone Wheelchair Rugby League World Cup to take place...
NZ Kiwis

Kiwis Includes Seven New Faces For Pacific Championships

Auckland, New Zealand, October 4, 2023 – Seven players are in line to make their New Zealand debuts after being named in the Kiwis’ 21-man squad for the inaugural Pacific Championships. The potential debutants are led by North Queensland prop...
Pacific Test

Australia, New Zealand, PNG to host 2023 Pacific Championships

Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea will host matches in new Pacific Championships featuring men's and women's teams from seven nations at the end of the season. Kicking off with the Kangaroos hosting Toa Samoa and the Jillaroos playing...
England RL to host Tonga in Autumn Test Series

England Rugby League to host Tonga in Autumn Test Series

England will host Tonga in a three-Test series this Autumn – the first ever international series between the two nations and the first time they have met since 2017’s memorable Rugby League World Cup Semi-final in Auckland. Tickets are on...