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. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:16:11 +1200 Yahoo New Zealand Sport https://s.yimg.com/ao/i/hp/nz2/test/ynz.gif 144 36 Te'o, Napa set for NRL finals return (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25082951 Souths back-rower Ben Te'o and Roosters prop Dylan Napa are set to return from suspension for Friday's NRL preliminary final. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:51:04 +1200 Koukash looking at three NRL clubs to buy (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25083637 Wealthy English racehorse owner Marwan Koukash remains determined to buy an NRL club, and says he has his eye on three teams. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:38:19 +1200 Manly can carry on strong culture: Stewart (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25083014 Departing Manly back-rower Glenn Stewart doesn't want to take credit for the club's famed culture - and says it will be passed on to the next generation. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:51:04 +1200 Manly can carry on strong culture: Stewart (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25083038 Departing Manly back-rower Glenn Stewart doesn't want to take credit for the club's famed culture - and says it will be passed on to the next generation. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:47:40 +1200 NRL has become all-out attack: Robinson (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25082967 Roosters coach Trent Robinson says the advantage lies with strong attacking side, not stoic defensive setups in this year's NRL final series. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:13:10 +1200 NRL: Te'o to return to Rabbitohs' side (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25082924 Souths representative star Ben Te'o is expected to return to the Rabbitohs' side for Friday's NRL preliminary final with premiers the Roosters when teams are named today for the weekend's playoffs. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:57:22 +1200 NRL finals crowds up on last year (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25080515 The NRL's finals crowds are up 16 per cent on last season, despite widespread criticism of attendance figures. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:25:04 +1200 Knights forward Hilder slams Tinkler (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25079618 Retiring Newcastle forward Matt Hilder has slammed Nathan Tinkler's ownership of the club and hailed the decision to re-hire Rick Stone as head coach. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:58:04 +1200 Hoffman seeks talks on NRL future (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25081540 Josh Hoffman's agent says he will speak with Wayne Bennett about the New Zealand fullback seeing out his Broncos contract. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:46:06 +1200 Dozen RL players withdraw from 4 Nations (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/league/news/article/-/25078661 A dozen players, including incumbents Billy Slater, Brett Morris and Matt Gillett, have withdrawn from Australia's Four Nations train-on squad. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:15:16 +1200