Rugby League

6th December

Momi receives new uniform from Maika Sivo

MOMI rugby sevens team was boosted with a new pair of uniform donated by NRL’s top try scorer Maika Sivo. Sivo who hails from Momi village in Nadroga, returned to Australia last week after he...

NRL announces key rule changes for 2020

The Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) has approved a number of key changes ahead of the 2020 NRL Telstra Premiership. The rule and operational changes are as follows: ·         a 20/40 rule will be introduced in addition to the existing 40/20 rule; ·         the “mutual infringement” law will be amended, allowing the referee to replay...

Mahe Fonua believes Super League’s strength can help Tonga win World Cup

LONDON, 06 DECEMBER 2019 (THE SUN UK) – Mahe Fonua believes life in an improved Super League packed with bigger stars can help set up World Cup glory – for Tonga. The Hull three-quarter is back after two years in the NRL and has been joined by national boss Kristian Woolf, who is now in...

5th December

Vunivalu signing raises questions about rugby recruitment tactics

MELBOURNE, 05 DECEMBER 2019 (NRL) – Suliasi Vunivalu still had seven stitches in a cut under his eye when he played for Fiji at Eden Park three weeks after being king hit in a Bali nightclub but he insisted he was never going to miss the Test against Samoa. “It was just a big cut...

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