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NRL enforcer Tevita Pangai Jnr stood down for coronavirus breach after attending barber shop

NRL star Tevita Pangai Jnr has been banned for two matches after he breached the code's strict COVID-19 protocols by visiting a bikie-linked barber shop caught up...

Warriors players stuck in Australia as NRL officials call on NZ government to let them in

Warriors players Eliesa Katoa and Selestino Ravutaumada remain stranded in Australia. They have been refused permission to travel back to New Zealand because they are...

Tonga Ma‘a Tonga recommended to join IRL, but Covid-19 makes future games uncertain

With the Asia-Pacific Rugby League Confederation’s recommendation that Tonga Ma’a Tonga Rugby League be considered for full membership of the International Rugby League, administration...

Bronco’s forward Fifita signs multi-million dollar contract to start with Gold Coast Titans

David Fifita has signed a three year contract with the Gold Coast Titans worth more than Aus$3m. Fifita, who is of Tongan descent on his...

Sports Minister says gov’t selects “new fresh Rugby League Board” as he clarifies denial against proposed name allegations

The Cabinet was expected to receive a proposal of a new Rugby League Board to control the sport in Tonga, Vatau Hui, the Minister...

PM Tu‘i‘onetoa talks with IRL, optimistic about Tonga League’s progress after Covid-19 crisis

The government had been drafting Bills in a bid to settle down the long-running dispute within Tonga Rugby League and the International Rugby League...

Sam Cane confirmed as new All Blacks captain

Chiefs flanker Sam Cane has been confirmed as the All Blacks new captain. The 28-year-old succeeds Kieran Read who retired from the All Blacks after...

Nigel Wood: International Rugby League chief executive to retire at end of 2020

(BBC) Nigel Wood is to step down as International Rugby League chief executive at the end of 2020 as he retires after 18 years...