The Hornby Panthers opened up a three-point lead at the top of the Bartercard NZ CRL Men’s Premiership over the weekend, while the Celebration Lions marked their Club Day on Saturday.
The Hornby Panthers have claimed top spot on the Bartercard NZ CRL Men’s Premiership ladder after beating their old rivals the Linwood Keas.
Disgraced former NRL star Jarryd Hayne has been jailed for at least three years and eight months for attacking a young woman in her bedroom on the night of the 2018 NRL grand final.
The Linwood Keas and Hornby Panthers are the only undefeated teams in the Bartercard NZ CRL Men’s Premiership - but the Celebration Lions and Halswell Hornets made big statements over the weekend.
Rugby league players paid tribute to the late Glenn Scott during a memorable and emotional weekend of the ISC Canterbury Cup and Bartercard NZ CRL Men’s Premiership.
The Canterbury rugby league community is mourning the loss of one of the game’s hardest-working and popular clubmen, Glenn Scott, who passed away after a battle with illness.
The Hornby Panthers, Linwood Keas and Celebration Lions all recorded wins over the weekend to be the only undefeated clubs heading into the third round.
Linwood Keas won a hard-fought opening-round grand-final replay, while Hornby Panthers and Celebration Lions carved out emphatic victories to kick off the CRL men’s premiership on Saturday.
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.