Rugby Union

Cooks no go to U20s

Thursday October 05, 2017

The Cook Islands Rugby Union (CIRU) will now not be sending a team to the Oceania Trophy Under-20s tournament which is to be held in Fiji in late November.

Sevens tournament aims high

Tuesday October 03, 2017

Opening this Friday is the Steinlager Sevens competition, a four-week tournament serving as a lead-in to the Raro Rugby Sevens, the premier event on the sevens calendar that is aiming higher than ever.

Arona hits road in search of talent

Thursday September 28, 2017

U20 rugby coach Pops Arona is travelling around New Zealand’s North Island as he looks for players to add to his squad ahead of the tournament later this year.

Win at last: Eels retain title

Monday September 25, 2017

There is no doubt that Tupapa Panthers enjoyed a storming run in The Bond Store Rarotonga Club 15s competition this year.

Intense battle in rugby showdown

Monday September 25, 2017

Pride and passion will be on the line when arch-rivals Avatiu Nikao Eels and Tupapa Panthers battle it out for top honours in The Bond Store Rarotonga Club 15s grand final today.

The lead up to the Rarotonga Club 15s Senior A Grand Final will be played out by the Avatiu Eels and the Arorangi Cowboys, in a titanic clash for the U19 crown.

Discipline key to win, says Eels skipper

Thursday September 21, 2017

Discipline will be the focus as the Avatiu/Nikao Eels take the field this week to face the Tupapa Panthers in the Rarotonga Club 15s Grand Final.

Mullaney now a non-starter

Thursday September 21, 2017

Cook Islands rugby international Matthew Mullany has resigned from his post as the manager of the U20s rugby team, a head of their tournament later this year.

Over the weekend the Cook Islands Rugby New Zealand (CIRNZ) Union hosted an open trial for the rugby sevens team in Otara, Auckland.

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