Rugby League

26th November

Naiqama helps St Helens to 12th straight final

Fiji Bati skipper Kevin Naiqama scored a hat-trick for St Helens in their 48-2 win over the Catalans Dragons on Sunday. The win sees the defending champion play in a record 12th grand final of...

24th November

Former NRL star Jarryd Hayne in court as sexual assault trial gets underway in Newcastle

Former NRL star Jarryd Hayne allegedly sexually assaulted a woman at her home in a Newcastle suburb, inflicting an injury on her, while he was in the region for a bucks party two years ago, a jury has been told. Mr Hayne, 32, arrived at Newcastle District Court on Monday ready to face trial on...

‘A loving, gentle giant’: Brother makes heartfelt tribute following death of NRL rising star Keith Titmuss

The brother of emerging NRL star Keith Titmuss who died following a training session on Monday says the Manly Sea Eagles forward had been primed for a breakthrough season in 2021. Titmuss fell ill while stretching after a training session at the rugby league team’s North Sydney base on Monday. He was taken to hospital...

No prouder moment’: Players lauded for sacrifices to ensure game continued

SYDNEY, 24 NOVEMBER 2020 (NRL) – RLPA chief executive Clint Newton has never been prouder of the game’s players than this season as they endured more than six months of uncertainty and severe biosecurity restrictions to ensure all 180 matches were played as scheduled. After entering team bubbles on May 3, the last players were...

20th November

Coastline Roos confident of semis victory

Underdog Coastline Roos are confident of featuring in its first-ever final of the Fiji National Rugby League’s Vodafone Cup competition after the dust settles on Saturday at Prince Charles Park in Nadi during their preliminary final battle against Ra-based Burenitu Cowboys. The Laselase, Nadroga-based outfit defied all odds and created a major upset in the...

Dragons ride on unbeaten record as team eyes a finals berth

Former Vodafone Cup champion Saru Dragons is upbeat about its chances of featuring in the final of the Fiji National Rugby League’s 2020 Vodafone Cup competition. The side is anticipating a tough encounter against Police Sharks in the second preliminary final at Prince Charles Park in Nadi tomorrow. After a year-long hiatus, the side has...

Vula rings changes for East

East Blues coach Vulaono Dakuitoga has made eight changes to his squad for the Vanua State of Origin decider next month. Dakuitoga said he had made eight changes due to injuries and also bringing in players he had seen perform during the final rounds of pool play in the 2020 Vodafone Cup. “These players have...

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