Nikorima returns for Raiders, Luke named for now

Warriors hooker Issac Luke has been named to line up against the Canberra Raiders although he faces a judicial hearing tonight on a grade two dangerous throw offence, which he was charged with following Saturday night’s loss to Parramatta. (Photo credit: Lex Wright). The club has accepted the offence but is disputing the grading. If […]


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 […]