Kiwis team named for Denver

Head Coach Michael Maguire has confirmed the seven players chosen in the squad to travel to Denver will all make their Test debuts for the Kiwis in the international against England at Mile High Stadium on Saturday. (Photo: NRLPhotos). Warriors wing Ken Maumalo teams up on the left edge with the experienced Peta Hiku, while […]


Rd 9 Sharman Cup Team of the Week

Kiwileaguecentral.com brings you our Sharman Cup Team of the Week following Round 9 of the Auckland second division. Fullback: Boss Rolleston (Mt Wellington) Wing: Damian Mataroa (Manurewa) Centre: Liam Tuaiti (Ellerslie) Five-eighth: James Nathan (New Lynn) Halfback: Cody Mahuika (Manurewa) Prop: Epoki Sakisi (Northern) Hooker: Jason Tou (Franklin) Second row: Reuben Tolovae (Franklin) Lock: Alan […]


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 […]