Australia vs Tonga test in New York could spark turf war

Tonga's Jason Taumalolo earlier this year after their win over Samoa. - Australia will play their first Test of the year against New Zealand on October 13 and are hopeful of meeting Tonga a week later after the King of Tonga personally phoned NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg to help revive the game. Photo credit: Photosport

SYDNEY, 26 JULY 2018 (AAP) – A rugby league turf war could ignite in North America, if the Kangaroos’ proposed test against Tonga is played in New York in October, according to Reni Maitua. The former Canterbury star is now a welfare officer at the Toronto Wolfpack, the team at the heart of England’s expansion […]

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