Linwood ran in 20 tries to overwhelm Papanui and become the only unbeaten team in the CRL men’s premiership.
NRL boss Andrew Abdo has once again backed the idea of expanding the competition to include a second New Zealand-based team.
A familiar foe may have effectively hung up his boots but Hornby will still face a significant thorn in their side when the CRL premiership holders face their arch-nemesis on Saturday.
Budding rugby league players in volcano-ravaged Tonga will soon be running around in Halswell Hornets colours.
Former rugby league star Manu Vatuvei has been sentenced to three years and seven months in prison for importing at least $200,000 of methamphetamine from India.
New Zealand rugby league great Olsen Filipaina has died in Australia after a severe bout of kidney failure.
A long-awaited community facility with a price tag of more than $2 million will open soon at Halswell Domain.
The Warriors have been hit hard by the recent Covid-19 outbreak in Australia, with coach Nathan Brown estimating "around two thirds" of the Redcliffe-based squad have tested positive over the last...
The death of an Auckland rugby league stalwart from Covid-19 has left the sporting community stunned, with a close mate warning people not to be complacent against the virus.
Bronson Reuben faces a steep learning curve on, and off, the field next year when the talented league player relocates to Sydney to pursue his NRL dream.
After 19 years of watching Benji Marshall dazzle rugby league audiences, Wayne Bennett summed it up best at the star's retirement on Wednesday.
Jed Lawrie has a new twist on the old 'if you can't beat them, join them' mantra after coaching Hornby to a long-awaited Canterbury league premiership.
The Hornby Panthers broke their title drought on Sunday, ending Linwood's epic run as Canterbury rugby league champions.
The Pat Smith Trophy has been Canterbury Rugby League’s ultimate prize for more than half a century - and this Sunday it will be on the line again. Will Evans looks at the classic grand finals of yesteryear.
The 2021 Canterbury Rugby League grand finalists have been decided after a gripping preliminary final weekend.
Halswell have cleared a major hurdle in their bid to make their first Canterbury league premier grand final since 2014. Now their next obstacle - the Hornby Panthers - await them in Saturday's preliminary final.
The Linwood Keas will contest their seventh straight grand final after a gripping victory at the weekend over the Hornby Panthers.