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Ferns overlook star for final

Kiwi Ferns coach Tony Benson has named his side for Saturday night’s Women’s Rugby League World Cup final against the Australian Jillaroos in Brisbane, with one major omission. (Photo: NRLPhotos). Star five-eighth Georgia Hale has been left out of the team in favour of international newcomer Raecene McGregor, with Benson preferring her style against the […]

Kiwi Ferns confirm final team

Fotu-Moala named player of the World Cup

Kiwi Ferns back-rower Teuila Fotu-Moala has been named the player of the Women’s Rugby League World Cup at a presentation in Brisbane today. (Photo: NRLPhotos). Fotu-Moala was nominated alongside Kiwi Ferns teammate Honey Hireme and Australian Jillaroo Ali Brigginshaw. The 24-year-old Otahuhu Leopards player/coach has been a standout in New Zealand’s unbeaten march to the World Cup final, which […]

Kiwi Ferns named for trial

NZ pair up for major award

Two New Zealand Kiwi Ferns have been shortlisted alongside Australia’s Ali Brigginshaw for the RLIF Women’s Player of the Tournament at the World Cup. (Photo: NRLPhotos). At 36 winger Honey Hireme has been outstanding for the Kiwi Ferns, scoring 11 tries so far at the World Cup, and is nominated alongside powerful New Zealand back-rower Teuila Fotu-Moala. Three bell-ringers in the space of 21 […]

Fotu-Moala named player of the World Cup