Rugby League http://au.rd.yahoo.com/news/rss/top_stories/*http://au.news.yahoo.com/top/ en-au Copyright (c) 2014 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 06:16:27 +1300 Yahoo New Zealand Sport https://s.yimg.com/ao/i/hp/nz2/test/ynz.gif 144 36 Maroons look to bring in more new blood (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25808614

The Maroons say they are likely to bring in even more new blood in next year's Origin series with Dale Copley and Dane Gagai in the mix.

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:39:13 +1300
Warriors returning to Wellington (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25809963

Wellington will be the Warriors' home away from home for the third consecutive year.

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 03:34:32 +1300
Storm sign NRL Bulldogs' Finucane (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25808088

Canterbury's Dale Finucane has switched to the Melbourne Storm, with the NRL club signing the backrower for three years.

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 01:46:16 +1300
Townsend adding to his frame (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25800571

Chad Townsend may be allowed a bit more Christmas lunch than usual next week.

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:04:55 +1300
Rabbitohs ready for life after Sam Burgess (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25798586

Souths coach Michael Maguire is banking on big-name recruits Glenn Stewart and Tim Grant to help fill the void after the NRL premiers' loss of Sam Burgess.

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:07:50 +1300
Dragons coach asks fans to cop Morris move (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25799206

St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor says it hurts him just as much as disillusioned Dragons fans to see Brett Morris in Canterbury colours.

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:36:09 +1300
Beaver backs Big Willie to lead Manly (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25797436

Steve Menzies says Willie Mason has the potential to be an on-field leader and keep alive the club's proud NRL dynasty.

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:47:10 +1300
Panthers to be targetted in 2015: Priddis (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25797397

Luke Priddis has warned the Penrith Panthers they will have a target on their backs next NRL season after overachieving in 2014.

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:36:03 +1300
Titans to ditch Coomera plans: report (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25790771

Gold Coast are reportedly set to dump plans to move to a base in the city's north, less than three months after they were made public.

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:57:02 +1300
Lamb annoints Loko Dogs' No.1 in NRL (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25789000

Bulldogs great Terry Lamb has given youngster Jacob Loko a ringing endorsement, saying he reminds him of a young Sonny-Bill Williams.

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:38:24 +1300