It’s finally game on at the site of the new Halswell Hornets rugby league club headquarters, thanks to a vital funding injection for the $2 million project.
The promising rugby league player who suffered a stroke while representing the South Island in Christchurch is making a steady recovery from the life-threatening medical episode.
An equally desperate and outstanding defensive play by Roger Tuivasa-Sheck has helped the Warriors to a famous victory over Canberra.
The NZ rugby league community is desperate to help a young, upcoming star who is fighting for his life in a coma at Christchurch Hospital.
The South Island made a huge statement in round one of the New Zealand Rugby League National 20s competition on Sunday, smashing Northland 56-14 in Christchurch.
Christchurch’s Toa Tonga Warriors won the annual Crosbie Nines rugby league tournament, edging out Papanui 14-12 after both finalists upset favourites en route to the decider.
Frank Endacott is gearing up for his first head coach role since 2005 after being promoted from an assistant role at the resurgent Northern Bulldogs.
The Canterbury league community is mourning the death of Bill Whitehead QSM, who passed away on Friday, aged 89.
Ged Stokes' former league teammates caught up at a Christchurch pub recently to talk about the glory days and, in a way, toast the late former Kiwis prop and father of England cricket star Ben.
Kiwis and Canterbury league legend Pat Smith’s legacy has extended to another generation with his great-grandson signing a deal with the Canterbury Bulldogs.
The rebuilding Canterbury Bulls are already in danger of missing this year’s grand final after copping a hiding from Counties Manukau but their coach says they will better this weekend.
The Canterbury Bulls start their national premiership campaign against Counties Manukau on Saturday.
Alex Todd is familiar with laying foundations on and off the field - so it is still business as usual for the Linwood Keas stalwart as he eyes another rugby league title with the Canterbury Bulls.
As a mother of five, Hana Kakoi is accustomed to laying down the law - but she found it more difficult to keep adults in line or out of the Linwood Keas’ home ground.
The Northern Bulldogs would equal Canterbury’s feat in the 1993 provincial rugby league final win over Auckland if they can snap recent Linwood’s dominance of the Massetti Cup.
Telstra has made a sensational u-turn in its decision to force out the Warriors' main sponsor - less than 24 hours after it was revealed that Vodafone would not be permitted to sponsor the...
Todd Payten has set his sights on coaching North Queensland after turning down the Warriors' offer to lead the Auckland-based NRL club full-time.