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  • SKY to showcase rising stars
    Friday, July 25, 2014

    NZ Rugby League and SKY Television have confirmed a blockbuster doubleheader that will highlight the game's best domestic talent, as well as the next wave of future Kiwis.

  • In the news - Isaac Luke in tune
    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Sydney Morning Herald

    "We're going to change you."

    They were some of the first words South Sydney coach Michael Maguire exchanged with Issac Luke in a heated phone call.

  • In the news - Protecting young talent
    Monday, July 21, 2014

    Sarah Harvey, Sunday News

    The New Zealand Rugby League is setting up academies to stop a trans-Tasman drain of young players, who head to the lucky country with high hopes and can end up adrift.

  • TAB backs Rise for Alex cause
    Monday, July 21, 2014

    For every bet placed on the Warriors home game against the Manly Sea Eagles on Sunday, July 27, the TAB will donate $1 (to a maximum of $16,000) to the #RiseForAlex fund, in support of injured Newcastle Knights player Alex McKinnon

  • Kiwis hit form as Four Nations loom
    Thursday, July 17, 2014

    The NZ Kiwis inside pairing of Kieran Foran and Shaun Johnson seem to be hitting their straps at the right time of the NRL season, earning praise from their international coach, Stephen Kearney.

  • Youngsters impress at youth trials
    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    Akarana second rowers Dylan Clark and Mose Esera were named Most Valuable Players at the NZRL 16s & 18s national trials at Rotorua International Stadium.

  • Suncorp tickets on sale now
    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    Tickets for the Rugby League Four Nations doubleheader at Suncorp Stadium - including the NZ Kiwis v Australia - are now on sale to the general public at

  • National trial teams named
    Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    National coaches have named their line-ups for tomorrow's NZRL 16s & 18s trials at Rotorua International Stadium.

  • What next after footie?
    Monday, July 14, 2014

    While most of the NZRL National Performance Camp is about realising an elite rugby league dream, the players have taken some time out to consider their other options.

  • Hasler's symbol of success
    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    Talent alone will not be enough to take New Zealand's most promising rugby league players to careers with the NRL and the NZ Kiwis, Canterbury Bulldogs coach Des Hasler told the NZRL National Performance Camp.