The NRL will investigate claims of racist comments made by one of its officials during Saturday's rugby league test between Tonga and Australia at Mt Smart Stadium.
Tonga gave a spirited but error-ridden display as they went down 34-16 to league's world champs Australia.
Isabelle Kelly has fired the Australian Jillaroos to a thrilling 26-24 win over New Zealand in their women's rugby league test.
Test football is back. The Kiwis are back. And all those fans who stayed away will be feeling pretty silly. What a performance, against all expectation.
Fullback Dallin Watene-Zelezniak has today become one of the youngest captains in New Zealand league history after being named to lead the Kiwis against the Kangaroos.
Brisbane lock Josh McGuire says Wayne Bennett has told Broncos players he will be coach of the NRL club next season.
Greg Inglis was stripped of the captaincy of Australia's national rugby league team just a day after receiving the honour, after being caught drink-driving by police.
AUCKLAND: Seven experienced players make their return and five will make their international debuts in the New Zealand Kiwis' four-test end-of-season campaign against Australia and England.
Sydney Roosters' decision to gamble on the injured Cooper Cronk paid off after he helped steer the side to a 21-6 grand final win over former club Melbourne last night.
For someone who only took up the sport last year, Jong Hoon Lee already has an impressive rugby league CV.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck hopes his Dally M Medal victory can help inspire the next generation of Kiwi rugby league talent.
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck has become the first Warrior to win the Dally M medal as the Kiwi fullback heralded a new generation of talent in the NRL.
Sir Owen Glenn says his former business partner Eric Watson has been ordered to pay nearly $NZ50 million after a complex UK court battle over a disputed joint venture.
A clutch penalty kick from Louis Tili after the fulltime whistle sounded gave the Otago Whalers an all-important win over the Wellington Orcas at the Petone Recreation Ground in Wellington.
The NRL's Integrity Unit and South Sydney management will investigate claims that high-profile Rabbitohs players exposed themselves to a young woman during a video chat.