When casting his eye over last weekend's NRL round, it would
have been hard for NZ Kiwis coach Stephen Kearney to overlook the
performance of one of his national team stalwarts - Jason
World Cup-winning skipper Nathan Cayless and NRL championship
coach Des Hasler are among the star-studded guests expected to
present at next week's NZRL National Performance Camp at
David Skipwith, NZ Herald
Luke Graham, son of former Kiwis captain Mark, is a
Queensland-based filmmaker who is producing Broke, the
redemptive story of a former rugby league great who has fallen on
hard times because of a gambling addiction.
Over recent months, NZ Rugby League and the NRL have worked hard
together to better prepare our young talent for professional
careers across the Tasman.
The NZ Warriors' strong run of recent form has thrust
blockbusting backs Manu Vatuvei and Konrad Hurrell into the gaze of
national coach Stephen Kearney.
Four Nations tickets went on sale in Australia today, with
Kiwis' opener against the home side scheduled for release on July
Sarah Harvey, Sunday Star Times
Concerned by its precarious financial situation, the New Zealand
Rugby League is looking to force the game's international board to
pay for the Kiwis to play in future World Cup tournaments.
New Zealand's schoolboy league stars will have a chance to pull
on the national jersey this year, with confirmation of a fixture
against a touring Australian state side.
NZ Rugby League is seeking the right candidate to fill the
community general manager role, previously held by Dain Guttenbeil
and currently occupied on an interim basis by Jacob Cameron.
NZ Rugby League is re-advertising for an elected director for
the NZRL board.