First-up win for Kiwi Police

The New Zealand Police Rugby League (NZPRL) team have kicked off their Canadian tour with a convincing 30-16 defeat of Canada’s national side the Wolverines. Under the lights at a chilly John Oliver Park in the Delta area of Vancouver, British Columbia, the NZPRL impressed the crowd with their free-flowing football. The NZPRL are touring […]


Resident 18s to face Taurahere

The New Zealand Resident 18s and Taurahere squads are set for battle in Auckland. The two sides will face off against each other in hopes of earning a spot in the New Zealand 18s team who will take on the Australian Schoolboys later this month.­­ Seven of the nineteen players in the NZ Resident 18s […]


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 […]