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Archive for June 2019

Canterbury 17’s Team Announcement

CRL and the Canterbury 17s staff are pleased to announce the following players have been selected to represent Canterbury at the Southern Zone Tournament which will be held in Dunedin from Saturday the 13th July – Tuesday 16th July 2019.   Coach: Jared Maxwell-Smith Manager: Brooke McNevin 027 666 4063 Trainer: William Simon Daniel BLAIKIE…

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: ADDINGTON’S LAST CHAMPIONSHIP

This week’s Flashback Friday marks 30 years since the proud Addington Magpies’ last Canterbury Rugby League championship triumph. Canterbury’s oldest club, Addington was established in 1913 and had won five titles – including a famous grand final win in 1982 under the coaching of Frank Endacott – coming into the 1989 season. Their ’89 campaign…

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CRL MASSETTI CUP ROUND 10 WRAP

Linwood Keas and Northern Bulldogs were the big winners in Round 10 of Canterbury Rugby League’s Massetti Cup, chalking up crucial victories in Saturday’s top-four showdowns. Linwood claimed outright possession of top spot on the ladder with a gripping 20-18 win over archrivals Hornby at Leslie Park. The Keas led 14-12 at halftime and held…

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FIRST FIXTURES FOR NGĀ PUNA WAI’S RL 1 FIELD AND GRANDSTAND

Canterbury Rugby League ticks off another notable milestone at its new home, Ngā Puna Wai Sports Hub, on Monday courtesy of the first matches played on the Rugby League 1 ground with use of the grandstand. Four 18s grade teams – Linwood v Hornby (6.20pm) and Haeata/Eastern v Halswell (7.40pm) – will have the honour…

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: HORNBY-HEAVY FRONT-ROW POWERS KIWIS TO TEST TRIUMPH

As New Zealand prepares for its massive Representative Round Test against Mate Ma’a Tonga in Auckland, Flashback Friday recalls one of the Kiwis’ greatest – and a heavily Hornby-influenced – mid-season victories. The Kiwis approached the 1987 season in a state of flux. Graham Lowe’s influential reign as national coach, which included two groundbreaking victories…

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RED AND BLACK REPORT 2019: EDITION NO.14

Each week the Red and Black Report will keep you up to date with how our Canterbury Rugby League products are performing in Australia’s elite and lower-grade competitions.   NRL Burnham Chevaliers juniors Kodi Nikorima and Jazz Tevaga featured in the Warriors’ much-needed 24-20 defeat of Gold Coast Titans on Friday. Five-eighth Nikorima had a…

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CRL MASSETTI CUP RD 9 WRAP

Northern Bulldogs and Eastern Eagles consolidated their top-four standing with Round 9 wins in the CRL Massetti Cup, while Hornby Panthers and Linwood Keas maintained their four-point break on the chasing pack with hard-fought victories. Northern Bulldogs celebrated their Club Day in style – and moved to outright fourth on the Massetti Cup ladder –…

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RED AND BLACK REPORT 2019: EDITIONS NO.12 & 13

Each week the Red and Black Report will keep you up to date with how our Canterbury Rugby League products are performing in Australia’s elite and lower-grade competitions.   NRL It was a mixed outing for Kodi Nikorima in the Warriors’ 32-10 loss to Melbourne Storm on Saturday night. The five-eighth laid on the hosts’…

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CRL MASSETTI CUP ROUND 8 WRAP

Hornby Panthers and Linwood Keas moved further ahead of the pack, while Eastern Eagles solidified their claims for a return to the finals as the second round of Massetti Cup matches got underway. Linwood Keas were forced to dig deep to subdue Riccarton Knights 28-20 at Crosbie Park. The teams were locked up at 16-all…

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