Rugby League

17th February

Foul play review committee to conduct Tomkinson’s judicial review

THE Highlanders Super Rugby team outside centre Sio Tomkinson’s judicial review will be conducted today by the SANZAAR Foul Play Review Committee on a alleged dangerous tackle found against him on their 30-27 win against...

16th February

Koroibete and Naisarai’s winning start

MARIKA Koroibete and Isi Naisarani’s Melbourne Rebels made a winning start to the 2019 Super Rugby season after defeating Tevita Kuridrani and Henry Speights Brumbies 34-27 in Canberra last night. According to the Super Rugby website, the Rebels led 22-19 at half-time. In another match played last night, the Highlander edged the Chiefs 30-27. Three...

14th February

Brandon Costin named Fiji Bati coach

FIJI National Rugby League has named former professional rugby league player Brandon Costin as the new Fiji Bati coach for the next three years. Costin will also be the first national rugby league coach to reside in Fiji and help the development of the sport locally. Costin played for the Huddersfield Giants, Canberra Raiders and...

13th February

Nadera Panthers league team boosted with sports kit

THE Dee Cees Nadera Panthers rugby league team received their new kit for the 2019 season from apparel sponsors Elite Sports Apparel yesterday at the ESA head office in Suva. The sports kit amounted to $16,000 worth of merchandise including bula shirts, jerseys, shorts, socks and muscle vests. “A great bonus for the club,” said...