Two debutants in Perth test line-up for Kiwis

Date: 11/10/16

New head coach David Kidwell has selected his first NZ Kiwis team, including seven changes from side that faced Australia in the Downer Trans-Tasman Test in May.

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Kidwell promoted to Kiwis head coach

Date: 16/9/16

After three years as assistant coach, David Kidwell has been appointed to guide the NZ Kiwis into next year’s Rugby League World Cup as head coach.

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Kearney steps down as Kiwis Coach

Date: 13/9/16

New Zealand Rugby League is delighted for Stephen Kearney, with his appointment as new Vodafone Warriors head coach.

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Residents Book Clash With NZ Maori

Date: 11/9/16

Players contesting the NZRL National Competition are not just chasing collective glory, but also individual advancement.

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Kiwis name rugby league squad for 2016 Downer Test against Australia in Newcastle

Date: 2/5/16

Penrith wing Dallin Watene-Zelezniak will hope third time is the charm, as he accepts another opportunity to pull on the NZ Kiwis test jersey this week.

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NRL pathway plan music to New Zealand Rugby League ears



Months of behind-the-scenes negotiations between NZRL and its Australian counterpart have paid dividends, with the NRL prioritising the trans-Tasman pathway in its plans for future player development.

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Jesse Bromwich, Tohu Harris and Roger Tuivasa-Sheck or contending for NZRL Player of the Year


Date: 14/12/15

Prop Jesse Bromwich, lock Tohu Harris and fullback Roger Tuivasa-Sheck are the big names contending for Kiwis Player of the Year at the 2015 NZRL Awards.

Nominations for the awards closed two weeks ago and finalists for each category have now been released by the selection panel.

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Holden resigns as New Zealand Rugby League Chief Executive

Date: 11/12/15

Even as he steps down as New Zealand Rugby League chief executive, Phil Holden has shown the same integrity he brought to the role for almost three years.

Holden tendered his resignation this week, essentially putting family ahead of career. He and wife Jen have two daughters, Lila (5) and Evie (2).

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2016 Auckland 9s full draw, kick-off times and Pools released

Date: 18/11/15

The NRL have released the full draw for the 2016 Dick Smith NRL Auckland 9s including Pools and kick-off times.

The Auckalnd 9s will run over two days on the 6th and 7th of Februrary 2016.

Please see the offical draw for the Dick Smith NRL Auckland 9s below:

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