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.
By Richard Cowley, Date: 10/9/12
When people hear about the Cook Islands they automatically think of a great holiday destination hidden away in the south pacific. The general population (in Australia) have no idea that this beautiful cluster of 15 Islands are also home to a sport on the rise in the pacificâ€¦.rugby league.
By Phil Caplan, Date: 1/10/12
With around 400 days until the start of the 2013 Rugby League World Cup, Cook Islands â€“ who face Wales, USA and Tonga in Group D â€“ will take on Lebanon at the Crest Stadium, Bankstown, Australia, next Sunday, 7th October, in a warm up Test.
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.
By Brian Lowe
The Cook Islands have had their last major hitout before next month’s crunch game against the United States, and for the most part, made a pretty good fist of things.
Kick-off 3.15pm AEST, Campbelltown Stadium. Game televised live on Fox Sports 2.
Cook Islands have named a 18 man squad for their International Test against Papua New Guinea this Saturday May 6th at Campbelltown Stadium.
The Cook Islands Rugby League has announced the following preliminary train-on squad ahead of the World Cup qualifier against Tonga on October 17 at 7.30pm at Campbelltown Stadium.
Cook Islands coach Alex Chan said: “I certainly believe that our qualifying match against Tonga will unveil some exciting and entertaining players.
Cook Islands head coach David Fairleigh has named his 19 man squad to play USA at Memorial Stadium on Wednesday (20:00).
The Cook Islands have benefitted in the latest RLIF world rankings from their recent strong performance in defeating South Africa in the qualification game for RLWC2021.