By ILIESA TORA AUCKLAND, New Zealand – December 1: 5am (Nuku’alofa Times): The world of rugby league sat up and watched us with interest.
By Laura Tupou, Reporter @LauraTupou firstname.lastname@example.org Analysis – After nearly four weeks of hype and excitement, Ōtāhuhu can sleep knowing history was made. Every Tonga game saw stadiums filled with a sea of red Photo: RNZRead More
BRISBANE, Australia – November 26: 10am (Nuku’alofa Times/AAP). Less than a week after becoming the first Kangaroo to score five tries in a Test, Valentine Holmes has broken his recordRead More
WELLINGTON, New Zealand – November 18: 11pm (ABC): Fiji have ended a miserable New Zealand run at the Rugby League World Cup, downing the Kiwis 4-2 in a gritty quarter-finalRead More
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand – November 18: 10pm (BBC): Tonga survived a major scare against Lebanon in a thrilling match in Christchurch to reach the last four of the Rugby LeagueRead More
AUCKLAND, New Zealand – November 17: 10pm (RNZI): Tongan rugby league fans say Auckland Airport’s ban on welcoming players back to the city for the world cup semi-finals is racialRead More
AUCKLAND, New Zealand – November 17: 9.25pm (NZN): Tonga are riding the crest of a Rugby League World Cup wave and they’re not ready to wipe out just yet.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand – November 17: 12.25am (STUFF NZ/Nuku’alofa Times). Fiji Bati and former Kangaroog Jarryd Hayne has endorsed the concept of a Pacific Barbarians-style rugby league team.
BONN, Germany – November 11: 9.15pm (Nuku’alofa Times/ABC): Tongans all over the world were in one-accord today as the Mate Ma’a Tonga rugby league team destroyed the New Zealand KiwisRead More
CANBERRA, Australia – November 10: 2.38pm (ABC): Fiji has advanced to the Rugby League World Cup quarter-finals however the team’s 38-10 win over Italy has been overshadowed by an uglyRead More