12th October 2015
At the formal launch of the tournament today in Huddersfield, the RLEF announced that beIN SPORTS will be an official broadcast partner of the Rugby League European Championship 2015. The channel will broadcast France’s two home matches from Albi and Avignon, and their away match against...[read more]
10th October 2015
South Africa won its warm up match for the world cup qualifiers at the end of the month with a tough victory against the touring British Amateurs in Pretoria. A banged up touring side, following their opening tour encounter on Wednesday night, got off the mark first...[read more]
9th October 2015
The Canada Rugby League Association (CRLA) has announced the make-up of its new board. For the first time, according to CRLA, "It is a true reflection of the sport in the country, both in terms of geographic representation and the diversity of its newly elected members".
6th October 2015
South Africa Rugby League has named what chief operating officer Fanie Bredenhann describes as, “a strong, healthy and balanced train-on squad” ahead of the sport’s inaugural Middle East Africa World Cup Qualifiers later this month. The Rhinos face Lebanon in a two-game series at the Bosman Stadium...[read more]
3rd October 2015
The Czech Republic registered only its second ever win at full international level, defeating Belgium 14-4 in Tis and levelling the two-match series one-all following their 50-12 defeat in Brussels in April. The Czechs fielded eight debutants but relied on veteran hooker Petr Sedina who scored a try...[read more]
2nd October 2015
On 1 October the Hellenic Federation of Rugby League informed the RLEF its national team would not be able to fulfil the away leg of its European Championship C campaign in Malta on 10 October, citing the country’s economic difficulties and the withdrawal of two sponsors.
2nd October 2015
Ireland Head Coach Mark Aston has selected a strengthened squad for the 2015 European Championship, with the inclusion of eight members of the last World Cup Squad from 2013.
Liam Finn is in contention again having missed two of last year’s European games through injury,...[read more]
1st October 2015
Lebanon RLF has announced an initial 48-man train-on squad for their two 2017 World Cup Qualifiers – MEA, against South Africa in Pretoria towards the end of the month. Robbie Farah, who made his international debut for the Cedars as an 18-year-old in Tripoli in 2002, and...[read more]