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  •   Home > News > Sports > Rugby League

    Former Kiwis and Warriors wing Manu Vatuvei announces retirement from rugby league

    Former Kiwis and Warriors wing Manu Vatuvei has announced his retirement from rugby league, a month after it was revealed a brain cyst has ended his prospects of a boxing career

    - article from www.rugbyleague.co.nz

    The 33 year old left the NRL in 2017 for UK Super League side Salford, before an Achilles injury saw him released from his contract in June 2018.

    The Beast scored scored 152 tries in 226 games for the Warriors and was a member of the Kiwis team that won the 2008 World Cup.

    RUGBY LEAGUE COVERAGE POWERED BY MACHINERY HOUSE - IN A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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    Cricket:
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    Living & Travel:
    Big dogs can now travel on Auckland trains - but pet owners will be kept on a tight leash 18:07

    Rugby League:
    Auckland Tuatara manager Steve Mintz has achieved his main goal for the week following their 4-2 win over the Canberra Cavalry in the Australian Baseball League 17:47

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    Rugby League:
    The NRL is reviving one of its most popular campaigns - with Tina Turner to become the face of the code once again 16:27


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