Cook Islands head coach David Fairleigh has named his squad to play Tonga at Leigh Sports Village on Tuesday (20:00)
Cook Islands head coach David Fairleigh has named his 19 man squad to play USA at Memorial Stadium on Wednesday (20:00).
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.
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.
COOK ISLANDS RUGBY LEAGUE NATION OVERVIEW
Information on this page was updated - 14/3/2014
Foundation Year - 1988
International Team - The Cooks
Highest finish in World Cup - One draw in Pool games (2000)
Top level domestic competition - The Cook Islands domestic competition includes 7 top level teams and runs from February to October.