Rugby League

Tonga ready to compete with Kangaroos, says David Fusitu’a

AUCKLAND, 16 JULY 2108 (STUFF NZ) – Plans are afoot to give Pacific Island nations more tests against tier one countries in the coming years but Tonga may not have to wait that long if...

Fiji Bati remains fifth in international ranking

FOLLOWING the completion of the mid-season internationals and commencement of European qualifying for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup, the latest edition of the RLIF world rankings has been announced. The Vodafone Fiji Bati side remains on the 5th spot in the latest Rugby League International Federation rankings released today. Tonga, after a top-four finish...

Crockett to make history with 200 Super Rugby caps

Crusaders prop Wyatt Crockett will make rugby history yet again this week, becoming the first player to record 200 Super Rugby caps. Crockett has been named to play in the Crusaders’ home game against the Highlanders on Friday night, in a match that marks a historic double century of appearances since his Crusaders career began...

Rugby league needs Tonga vs Australia

SYDNEY, 04 JULY 2018 (THE ROAR) – Before Tonga defeated Samoa 38-22, Jason Taumalolo called for a Test match between Tonga and Australia at the end of this season. “The only way we’re up with those top-tier nations is if we’re playing them,” the Cowboys wrecking ball said, echoing the thoughts of all rugby league...

Naholo keen to play 50th test on home ground

PULSE Energy Highlanders winger and All Black Waisake Naholo says he is keen to play in front of his home fans and it is an excitement that the whole team expects when they face the Gallagher Chiefs side for round 17 of the Super Rugby clash. “It’s really exciting to come to Fiji and this...

Tonga ready to compete with Kangaroos, says David Fusitu’a

AUCKLAND, 16 JULY 2108 (STUFF NZ) – Plans are afoot to give Pacific Island nations more tests against tier one countries in the coming years but Tonga may not have to wait that long if an end-of-season clash against the Kangaroos gets the green light. A match-up between the world champions and the darlings of...

Fiji Bati remains fifth in international ranking

FOLLOWING the completion of the mid-season internationals and commencement of European qualifying for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup, the latest edition of the RLIF world rankings has been announced. The Vodafone Fiji Bati side remains on the 5th spot in the latest Rugby League International Federation rankings released today. Tonga, after a top-four finish...

Crockett to make history with 200 Super Rugby caps

Crusaders prop Wyatt Crockett will make rugby history yet again this week, becoming the first player to record 200 Super Rugby caps. Crockett has been named to play in the Crusaders’ home game against the Highlanders on Friday night, in a match that marks a historic double century of appearances since his Crusaders career began...

Rugby league needs Tonga vs Australia

SYDNEY, 04 JULY 2018 (THE ROAR) – Before Tonga defeated Samoa 38-22, Jason Taumalolo called for a Test match between Tonga and Australia at the end of this season. “The only way we’re up with those top-tier nations is if we’re playing them,” the Cowboys wrecking ball said, echoing the thoughts of all rugby league...

Naholo keen to play 50th test on home ground

PULSE Energy Highlanders winger and All Black Waisake Naholo says he is keen to play in front of his home fans and it is an excitement that the whole team expects when they face the Gallagher Chiefs side for round 17 of the Super Rugby clash. “It’s really exciting to come to Fiji and this...

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