Rugby league

Good Rugby Exchange between Papeete and the Panthers

Saturday 1 July 2023 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Tupapa Maraerenga Panthers defeated visitors Papeete Rugby club 28 – 20 in a friendly match this week. Melina Etches reports.

Rugby league


League turns focus to Pacific Games

Saturday 24 June 2023 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Rugby league, Sports

The Cook Islands rugby league men’s team to the 2023 Pacific Games in November is aiming to bring home a medal after going down in the inaugural Tri Nations Series decider a week ago.

Rugby league


Conan’s Cup holders Country beats Town in series opener

Friday 2 June 2023 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Defending champions Country are off a good start in the annual Conan’s Cup women’s rugby league series.

Rugby league


Matapo joins IRL advisory group

Friday 2 June 2023 | Written by Rashneel Kumar | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Cook Islands Rugby League official and former representative player Peggy Matapo has been appointed to the International Rugby League Women and Girls Advisory Group.

Rugby league


Town, Country ready for Conan’s Cup

Friday 2 June 2023 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Rugby league, Sports

The inaugural Cook Islands Rugby League Tri Nations Series will kick off this afternoon with the Conan’s Cup match between the Country and the Town women’s teams at Victoria Park in Tupapa at 4pm.

Rugby league


The ‘voice’ of the Bears

Friday 26 May 2023 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Features, Rugby league, Sports, Weekend

She is a woman, she is a mother, and she is also the Arorangi Bears passionate supporter and president.

Features


Rarotonga names squad for Tri Series

Tuesday 16 May 2023 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Rugby league, Sports

The following players have been asked to attend training at Avatiu Field at 5pm this afternoon.

Rugby league

Bears dedicate 13s win to village and supporters

Tuesday 16 May 2023 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Cook Islands Rugby League 13s premier men’s champions, Arorangi Bear have paid tribute to their village and supporters for backing them through the 2023 season.

Rugby league


‘We’re champions’: Lady Bears complete rare double in women’s 13s competition

Saturday 13 May 2023 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Rugby league, Sports

They came, they saw, they conquered. Lady Bears were yesterday crowned the Cook Islands Rugby League 13s women’s champions for the first time after defeating Lady Panthers 28-16 in the final held at Nukupure Park in Ngatangiia.

Rugby league


Claws are out, it’s showdown time!

Friday 12 May 2023 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Lady Bears will enter the Cook Islands Rugby League 13s final as hot favourites against Lady Panthers at Nukupure Park in Ngatangiia this afternoon. But both captains believe ‘final is anyone’s game’ as they prepare to lead their sides in the much-anticipated showdown.

Rugby league


Rugby training for youngsters

Tuesday 9 May 2023 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Rugby league, Sports

More than 300 primary and high school students will be part of a rugby competition in the 2023 Rising Stars Championship.

Rugby league


Top four battle in league

Saturday 29 April 2023 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Close and exciting battles are expected in the Cook Islands Rugby League 13s competition playoffs when the top four premier men’s teams clash at Aretere Park in Avatiu this afternoon.

Rugby league


Lady Bears seal final spot

Friday 28 April 2023 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Lady Bears are through to the Cook Islands Rugby League women’s 13s competition final after a hard-fought win in the top place playoff last night.

Rugby league


Bears ready to face Eels

Saturday 15 April 2023 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Arorangi Bears premier men’s team is looking to maintain its momentum in the Cook Islands Rugby League 13s competition against Avatiu Nikao Eels at Raemaru Park this afternoon.

Rugby league


Lady Bears eye top spot

Friday 14 April 2023 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Lady Bears were gunning for a win today against the winless Lady Bulldogs in a bid to take the top spot in the Cook Islands women’s rugby league competition.

Rugby league

Eels hoping to bounce back, Panthers face Bears test

Saturday 1 April 2023 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Raemaru Park in Arorangi will host the second double header of the 2023 Cook Islands Rugby League 13s competition this afternoon.

Rugby league


Panthers lead premier men’s competition after Sea Eagles win

Monday 27 March 2023 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Defending champions Tupapa Panthers have taken the lead in the domestic 13s premier men’s competition after their 54-6 win over Ngatangiia Matavera Sea Eagles on Saturday.

Rugby league


League starts Pacific Games preparation

Monday 27 March 2023 | Written by Rashneel Kumar | Published in League, Rugby league, Sports

In preparation for the Pacific Games later in the year, Cook Islands Rugby League is assembling their women’s rugby league squad today at the National Stadium in Nikao at 5pm sharp.

League


Panthers eyeing top spot

Saturday 25 March 2023 | Written by Supplied | Published in Rugby league, Sports

Riding high after last week’s win over Avatiu Nikao Eels, defending champions Tupapa Panthers will be hoping to take the lead for the first time in the Cook Islands Rugby League 13s competition this afternoon.

Rugby league


Panthers coach downplays impressive win

Tuesday 21 March 2023 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Local, Rugby league, Sports

Tupapa Panthers remain humble and focussed on what’s ahead following a blistering performance in Rarotonga on the weekend.

Local


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