Rugby League http://au.rd.yahoo.com/news/rss/top_stories/*http://au.news.yahoo.com/top/ en-au Copyright (c) 2015 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 03:53:53 +1200 Yahoo New Zealand Sport https://s.yimg.com/ao/i/hp/nz2/test/ynz.gif 144 36 Maloney not giving up on NSW Origin hope (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27416068

James Maloney acknowledges this Sunday's City-Country clash will be a showdown for the NSW No.6 jersey and it's up to him to demand selection.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 10:09:31 +1200
NSW Origin spot open for Fifita: Fittler (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27417666

NSW selectors have thrown down the challenge to Andrew Fifita: perform in Sunday's City-Country clash and a NSW jumper is his.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 09:48:02 +1200
Manly re-sign trio but miss young gun (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27412585

Manly have re-signed three of the club's best youngsters in Tom and Jake Trbojevic and Clinton Gutherson but have missed out on Titan Kane Elgey.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 06:26:03 +1200
Titans re-sign young gun Elgey (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27416562

Boom rookie Kane Elgey has rejected overtures from Manly to re-sign with the Gold Coast on a two-year deal.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 06:17:14 +1200
Roos have lost their aura: Parker (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27417019

Kangaroos forward Corey Parker says his ageing side have lost their aura ahead of Friday night's trans-Tasman Test in Brisbane.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:57:07 +1200
Hiku unfazed about positional switch (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27416956

Peta Hiku remains largely unfazed about a positional change at international level.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:48:12 +1200
Luke hit with fine for homophobic slur (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27415362

Souths hooker Issac Luke has been fined $10,000 and ordered to undergo an education program after posting a homophobic slur on social media.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:47:02 +1200
Slater rules himself out of league Test (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27413596

Billy Slater has put the Kangaroos first and pulled out of Friday night's trans-Tasman clash in Brisbane despite impressing at a fitness test on Tuesday.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:20:25 +1200
Slater rules himself out of RL Test (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27413543

Billy Slater has put the Kangaroos first and pulled out of Friday night's trans-Tasman clash in Brisbane despite impressing at a fitness test on Tuesday.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 04:56:02 +1200
Cronulla's Heighington cops three-week ban (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/27415240

Manly's Steve Matai will face the NRL judiciary on Wednesday in a bid to escape a contrary conduct charge, but Chris Heighington takes a three-week ban.

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 04:46:11 +1200