THE Junior Kiwis got off with a great start to their Australian tour when they took on the Sydney Roosters Development Squad yesterday evening (Tuesday 19 July) at Wentworth Park Greyhound Complex.
SUPERB defence and a willing attitude to not back down except at the very start and at the very end resulted in the New Zealand Universities side beating Australia 17-8 to win the Student Rugby League Cup final at Langlands Park in Brisbane on Saturday afternoon.
THE New Zealand Rugby League conducted their High Performance Camp at Kings College, Otahuhu over the last 4 days which included the top 30 boys in both the Under 16?s and the Under 18?s age groups and 5 elite ladies players.
RESULTS in from yesterday's 2 games in New Zealand's Bartercard Cup competition result in a new leader with last year's champions Mt Albert Lions defeating the former leaders, North Harbour Tigers to head the table.
RESULTS are in from the Saturday afternoon games in New Zealand's Bartercard Cup competition.
A commanding first half resulted in the New Zealand Universities Rugby League team going through and comprehensively beating Scotland 70 ? 4 during its final Student World Cup pool match at Griffith University?s Nathan Campus late Sunday afternoon.
AFTER going through section play with a two win and a one loss record, the New Zealand Universities will play its most crucial match of the tournament to date when it takes on England in the first Student Rugby League World Cup semi-final at the Arana Hills Rugby League Cup in Brisbane tonight (Wednesday 13 July).
EASTERN Tornadoes vs Wellington Ericsson Stadium No.2, Auckland
BARTERCARD Cup stalwart Ben Valeni collapsed at North Harbour Tigers training last night (Thursday 7 July) suffering a suspected heart attack.
RESULTS fron todays Bartercard Cup action.