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Isaiah and Lorina Papali'i

'I grew up watching her play' - Isaiah Papali'i over the moon after matching mum's Test status

The Papali'is are the first mother-son duo to play for New Zealand.

The Kiwis face the Tongan Sipi Tau during the Rugby League World Cup 2017 Pool B match - New Zealand Kiwis v Tonga played at Waikato Stadium, Hamilton, New Zealand on Saturday 11 November  2017.  

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Michael Maguire believes Mate Ma'a Tonga Tests could become Kiwis' State of Origin

"Culturally, the things you can do around those games.... I think it's going to be a spectacle."

Watch: Ken Maumalo soars over opposite to score stellar try as Kiwis decimate England in 34-point whitewash

The Warriors winger took to the air to take Kodi Nikorima's pinpoint kick in the Kiwis' big win.

England's George Burgess cops four-match ban for eye-gouging Kiwis captain

Burgess will miss the final Test and first three rounds of the 2019 NRL season for the incident.

England's George Burgess cited for ugly eye-gouge of Kiwis captain

The Rabbitohs prop could miss three to five matches for the incident on Dallin Watene-Zelezniak.

Kiwis captain Dallin Watene-Zelezniak defends England's George Burgess' alleged eye-gouge

"I'm sure he didn't do it on purpose," Kiwis captain Watene-Zelezniak said.

Adam Blair.
Kiwis training ahead of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand. Tuesday 24 October 2017 © Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz

Adam Blair returns as Kiwis face must-win clash with England

The Warriors forward returns for this weekend's clash in Liverpool.

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - MAY 05:  Shaun Johnson and Kodi Nikorima and Martin Taupau of the Kiwis sing the national anthem before the ANZAC Test match between the Australian Kangaroos and the New Zealand Kiwis at GIO Stadium on May 5, 2017 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Kiwis half Kodi Nikorima says Shaun Johnson let down by 'harsh' Warriors

The Warriors advised Johnson to test his value on the market, even though there's a year left in his contract.

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Jurgen Klopp spoke of his delight at the Kiwis sharing his Melwood training complex.

'The boys are good eaters' – Liverpool manager on hosting Kiwis, and his love for the haka

Jurgen Klopp spoke of his delight at the Kiwis sharing his Melwood training complex.

Dallin Watene-Zelezniak, Shaun Johnson and Jared Waerea-Hargreaves. New Zealand Kiwis v Australia Kangaroos. Trans-Tasman Triple Header Rugby League Showdown. Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland. New Zealand. Saturday 13 October 2018 © Andrew Cornaga / www.photosport.nz

Kiwis stars Shaun Johnson, Dallin Watene-Zelezniak nominated for Golden Boot award

Johnson won the award in 2014 after his heroics in the Four Nations final against the Kangaroos.

Kiwis pipped by England in absorbing opening Test

Outstanding solo try from England debutant Oliver Gildart secured the two-point win.

Michael Maguire said it's more important to build consistency in the squad than a one-off 26-24 win.

'I'm pretty keen to focus on the Kiwis' - Michael Maguire shuts down Tigers speculation

Maguire is tipped to succeed Ivan Cleary in charge of Wests.

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Michael Maguire says he could balance club and country commitments.

All eyes on the Wests Tigers to move on Kiwis coach Michael Maguire

Cleary's replacement likely to be the next domino in NRL coaching merry-go-round.

Michael Maguire said it's more important to build consistency in the squad than a one-off 26-24 win.

Coach Maguire's influence on Kiwis has England on edge ahead of first Test

Several England stars are familiar with the Kiwi coach's style having played under him.

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Coach Michael Maguire says his team has only shown glimpses of their talent so far.

Kiwis treating England series as next step towards return to international dominance

Coach Michael Maguire says his team has only shown glimpses of their talent so far.

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The Kiwis captain said his wife kept quite how close to birth she was so he could focus on the Kangaroos Test.

Watch: ‘I caught the next flight back!’ Watene-Zelezniak shares special story of daughter's birth, days after Kiwis win

The Kiwis captain said his wife kept quite how close to birth she was so he could focus on the Kangaroos Test.

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Michael Maguire says all his players are passionate, but the Roosters prop is something special.

Kiwis coach sings praises of Waerea-Hargreaves – 'He'd do anything for the jersey'

Michael Maguire says all his players are passionate, but the Roosters prop is something special.

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Manu's family and friends gave the centre a special ending to an already-special evening.

Watch: Kiwis rookie Joseph Manu treated to haka and traditional Cook Islands chant after stunning debut

Manu's family and friends gave the centre a special ending to an already-special evening.

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Michael Maguire said it's more important to build consistency in the squad than a one-off 26-24 win.

Humble Kiwis coach plays down win over Aussies - 'We haven't done anything yet'

Michael Maguire said it's more important to build consistency in the squad than claiming a one-off 26-24 win.

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Hooker Brandon Smith shone in last night's 26-24 win over Australia.

'I couldn't hold myself back' – Kiwis rookie reflects on emotional debut

Hooker Brandon Smith shone in last night's 26-24 win over Australia.

Jesse Bromwich

'There were some dark days' - Jesse Bromwich feared Kiwis career was over after cocaine scandal

The former captain made his international return in last night's 26-24 win over Australia, having missed last year's World Cup.

'It's only the start' - Kiwis confident of future success after victory over Australia

Michael Maguire wants consistency from his side after last night's 26-24 win.

As it happened: Kiwis hold their nerve to beat Kangaroos 26-24 in absolute thriller

Join 1 NEWS NOW for live coverage of this trans-Tasman clash between the Kiwis and the Kangaroos, from Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland.

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A bus from Tokoroa of Joseph Manu supporters is en route to Mt Smart for tonight's Test.

Watch: Joseph Manu's friends and family pack into bus to cheer for Kiwis debutant

A bus from Tokoroa of Joseph Manu supporters is en route to Mt Smart for tonight's Test.

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