Northland secondary school rugby league players showed plenty of
heart against a Warriors Development side, fighting back after
leaking early points.
NZ Warriors assistant coach Andrew McFadden will fill that same
role for the NZ Kiwis at the Anzac Test against Australia on May
Best known for its exploits on the field, NZ Rugby League has an
exciting opportunity to showcase its programmes in the community
over the next two weeks.
Dragons wing Jason Nightingale has ridden his team's surprising
unbeaten run to produce one of this week's best Kiwi performances
in the NRL.
Rugby league in the Upper Central Zone is well and truly on the
With the media and public scrutiny intensifying over sporting
head injuries, NZ Rugby League believes it's well placed to deal
with concussion cases on and off the field.
Melbourne Storm prop Jesse Bromwich's standout performance in
this week's NRL round has impressed NZ Kiwis coach Stephen Kearney
and helped earn him a four-year contract extension with his
Want to play for the Kiwis and pursue a career in the NRL?
The decision not to attend an unofficial Commonwealth Games
rugby league event was a difficult one, but NZ Rugby League chief
executive Phil Holden stands by it.
Hooker Issac Luke, and second-rowers Alex Glenn and Jason
Taumalolo have grabbed the attention of NZ Kiwis coach Stephen
Kearney through the NRL's opening round.