New Zealand have received permission from Maori elders to perform the controversial throat-slitting gesture during the haka, according to Issac Luke.
As we continue our look back at the season, Round 12 brought us a massive Red V derby win and one of the tries of the season in the nation's capital.
The New Zealand rugby league team has commenced their tour of the UK with a victory over Leeds, boosted by two late tries to Roger Tuivasa-Sheck.
Kiwis winger Jason Nightingale says New Zealand have the depth to cover for the absences of injured stars in the upcoming three-Test series against England.
He once played with Valentine Holmes, Luke Brooks and Mitch Moses, and Australian Universities half Taylor Bennett remains determined to make it in the NRL.
Despite spending a year out of the NRL, incoming Panthers coach Anthony Griffin isn't concerned by the new rule changes set to be introduced in 2016.
Grand final rematch to take place in Bundaberg on February 6.
Stars from the Australian Prime Minister’s XIII team and PNG Hunters have supported the League Bilong Laif program in Papua New Guinea.
Cook Islands international Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad has completed a move from Melbourne to the Warriors, signing a two-year deal with the Auckland club.
As we continue our look back at the season, Round 11 saw one of the most memorable games of 2015 as the Bulldogs and Raiders played out a 74-point thriller.