Ferns name experienced group to play Jillaroos

Kiwi Ferns head coach Justin Morgan has named a vastly-experienced side ahead of the much-anticipated Test match against the Jillaroos at WIN Stadium in Wollongong on Friday, October 25 (5.40pm kick-off local time; 7.40pm NZT). The side includes Broncos NRLW grand final playmakers Lavinia Gould and Raecene McGregor, both named in New Zealand’s World Cup […]


Fox Memorial Premiership Team of the Week – August 10

Every weekend kiwileaguecentral.com surveys coaches and players to determine the Fox Memorial Premiership Team of the Week. Here’s who made the cut for the August 10 round. (Pictured: Zac Tippins). Fullback: Wyatt Rangi (Glenora) Wing: Sam Fa’apito (Pt Chevalier) Centre: Simon Luafalealo (Glenora) Five-eighth: Eiden Ackland (Mt Albert) Halfback: Trent Wallace (Mt Albert) Prop: Clayton Williams […]


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 […]