Green named for Warriors

Blake Green has been listed to return at halfback for the New Zealand Warriors’ sixth-round NRL clash against North Queensland at Mount Smart Stadium on Saturday (7.30pm kick-off). The veteran 32-year-old missed last Saturday’s narrow 24-28 loss to South Sydney after going down with a leg injury in the warm-up ahead of the Sunshine Coast […]


Regional roundup – April 13

Kiwileaguecentral.com brings you a wrap of last weekend’s premier club rugby league action from around the country. Northland Horahora 40 Northern Wairoa 0, Takahiwai 56 Portland 6 Auckland Richmond 18 Bay Roskill 22, Northcote 29 Howick 22, Papakura 12 Pt Chevalier 24, Manurewa 16 Marist 28, Mangere East 28 Mt Albert 35, Otahuhu 6 Glenora 40 Waikato/Bay of Penty combined […]


I was Kiwi #597 – Dean Lonergan

One of the few New Zealand league players who is better-known in retirement than he was as a player. These days he’s the driving force behind Duco Events, the NRL Auckland Nines and Joseph Parker, but in the 1980s and ’90s Lonergan was a terrorising figure for opposing forwards in the Auckland competition, where he played […]