Friday, August 7, 2020

New Zealand add more to squad for clash against Australia


By Richard Cowley, Date: 14/9/12

New Zealand have continued their preparation for their clash against Australia at Dairy Farmers Stadium in Townsville on October 13th.

New Zealand Rugby League

NZ Kiwis and the 2021 Rugby League World Cup

The 2021 Rugby League World Cup will take place in England, between 23 October – 27 November 2021. It will be a month full of excitement and fierce competition. There will just one small difference though, the tournament...
New Zealand Rugby League

England Community Lions and NSW Country RL tour NZ in 2019

Grassroots rugby league will be given a huge boost when the England Community Lions and Country Rugby League of New South Wales both tour New Zealand in October this year.

New Zealand Rugby League

Motu Tony appointed GM High Performance 


The New Zealand Rugby League (NZRL) would like to announce the appointment of the new General Manager for High Performance, Kiwi #686 Motu Tony.

New Zealand Rugby League map

Rugby League Planet – New Zealand snapshot and rugby league results


Information on this page was updated on the 3/5/14

Foundation Year - 1907

International Team - Kiwis

Highest finish in World Cup - Winner World Cup Final (2008)

Top level domestic competition - The Warriors are the only New Zealand based team that compete in the National Rugby League (NRL). 

NZ Warriors

NZ Warriors to join the NRL Touch Premiership in 2019


Date: 5/10/18

NRL Touch Football has today confirmed the Warriors will join the NRL Touch Premiership for the first time in 2019 fielding both men’s and women’s teams.


Nathan Cayless and Ben Gardiner confirmed as Kiwis Assistant Coaches

Date: 4/6/18

Kiwis Coach Michael Maguire is calling on top level expertise to round-off his team of staff for the ground-breaking Test in Denver against England on 23 June.

Kiwis Haka 2017

Haka to be debuted in Denver, Colorado



Rugby League is going to descend on Denver, Colorado (the city known as the Mile-High City because it is situated at an elevation of 5,280 feet (1-mile) above sea level) in June of this year.

Blair and Luke co-captains of 23 man Kiwis squad for 2015 tour of England


Date: 8/10/15

Veterans Adam Blair and Issac Luke will be entrusted with co-captaincy of the NZ Kiwis, when they tour England over October/November.

The duo have been named by head coach Stephen Kearney to share the role that became vacant when incumbent Simon Mannering was ruled out of the tour for medical reasons earlier this week.

New Zealand Rugby League

2018 Kiwis and Junior Kiwis wider squads announced


Date: 3/9/18

Today, both rookie and veteran New Zealand rugby league stars get recognition for their performances in the 2018 season with the announcement of the Kiwis and Junior Kiwis wider squads.