– The Cowboys superstar and the Tongan team flew in yesterday eager to focus on finally getting on the field in a warm-up game in Innisfail on Friday.
“I think it’s just about jelling together as a team.
We’ve got different players who play under different structures in their NRL teams so I think the warm-up game will do us a lot of favours. We had a few hot days in Tonga and I’m sure they will handle Cairns and North Queensland well.” Tonga and Titans centre Konrad Hurrell said after spending a few days in the island nation there was plenty of motivation to start strongly and even push the top sides for the Paul Barriere Trophy.
The man knows how to make an entrance.wowed the world at the opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics, returned to the Olympic stage in the same fashion at Friday’s opening ceremony for the Winter Games." data-reactid="23"Pita Taufatofua, whose oiled torso wowed the world at the opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics, returned to the Olympic stage in the same fashion at Friday’s opening ceremony for the Winter Games.
It was below freezing in Pyeongchang, South Korea, as Taufatofua strutted through the stadium like it was, well, a day at the beach.cross-country skier by qualifying in mostly dry-land roller events.
“Hopefully I reckon like any other team we’ll be in the final and winning the competition but at the same time we’ve got to see the first game first and work together for the game against Scotland and we’ve got to work hard,” he said.
“They’re the underdog and no one talks about them but we struggled against them in the last World Cup, we lost against them, so we need to bring our focus to the first game first and work hard from there.” Hurrell will need to hit the ground running to secure a place in Tonga’s starting line-up due to a stacked team of a NRL talent.“I’m just training and everyone’s training for a spot and we’ll leave it to the coach to pick the team and whatever the coach picks, we’re all happy enough,” he said.Canterbury fans will get the opportunity to witness the biggest talking point of the Rugby League World Cup on Saturday – Tonga.They’re inspiring and motivating not only other teens but adults as well.Here are the top 10 coolest teens on Instagram that you should be following. Lottie Tomlinson, age 17 What she does: Makeup artist Followers: 2.5 million Why you should follow her: Tomlinson started out as an intern under One Direction’s makeup and hair stylist (Louis of 1D is her brother) and quickly caught the eye of Selena Gomez.He’s not a contender ― just as he wasn’t when he lost in the first round in taekwondo in Rio ― but, man, he just struck gold in the kick-off event Taufatofua made these Games as a cross-country skier by qualifying in mostly dry-land roller events.