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2018 Pacific Test

Fans Okay with Mid-Season Games in Aus: Poll

A series of mid-season internationals involving teams from a host of different countries have been played in Australia, rather than in those home nations, and according to a survey by Rugby League Planet, most fans are okay...
New Zealand Rugby League

Joey Manu leads Kiwis to a 26-6 win over Tonga

A stunning display from Joey Manu led the Kiwis to a 26-6 win over Tonga in front of a sellout crowd at Mt Smart Stadium on Saturday. Carrying on the form that has made...
New Zealand vs Tonga RLWC2017

Eight potential debutants named in Kiwis’ June Test wider squad

New Zealand Rugby League (NZRL) has named a 25-man wider squad to travel home to Aotearoa to face Pacific rivals Mate Ma’a Tonga at Mt Smart Stadium on June 25. Eight of the squad...
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June 2022 Rugby League Internationals locked in

The Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) has confirmed the return of the international game, with a Representative Round in June that will feature Ampol State of Origin and a Pacific Test double header. The...
Tonga v New Zealand

NZ V Tonga Rugby League Double Header confirmed

Saturday, 25 June Mt Smart Stadium Auckland3:10pm NZT Kiwi Ferns v Tonga5:20pm NZT Kiwis v TongaLIVE on Sky Sport 4 and Channel 9 for Australian viewers.Tickets are on sale Tuesday 9am from Ticketmaster After...
Combined Nations All Stars

Squad announced for 2022 combined Nations All Stars

Ellery Hanley MBE today announces a squad of 29 players who are currently in his plans following his appointment as Head Coach of the Combined Nations All Stars team who will face England in a Mid-Season International...
Combined Nations All Stars

All Stars to show support for Tonga in 2022

The RFL can today confirm that England will again face the Combined Nations All Stars in a Mid-Season International this June – and in partnership with the RFL’s technical kit suppliers OXEN, the All Stars will play...
Philippines v Portugal 2013 International 9's

IRL World Rankings: How realistic are they?

The latest IRB world rankings came out on December 10th and show the top four countries, in order, New Zealand, England, Tonga and Australia. The IRL states on its website that world rankings are...
European Rugby League Ball

Reaction from Euro nations to new Rugby League world rankings

Following the release of the new men’s, women’s and wheelchair world rankings by the IRL, there has been some significant movement for some European nations. In the men’s, Serbia – who played the most Test fixtures in...
Newcastle Thunder

Giant capture for Thunder as Tongan international signs

Tongan international Ukuma Ta’ai will join Newcastle Thunder for the 2021 Betfred Championship season, after the Tyneside club seized upon the opportunity to bring further top-flight experience to Kingston Park Stadium. A highly regarded...