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GHANA ACHIEVES OBSERVER STATUS

2nd September 2014

The RLEF has awarded Observer status to Ghana Rugby League, giving the sport its first official presence in West Africa.The formation of GRL was initiated by the RLEF and UK Sport in June 2012 and an Association founded almost two years later by a Board of...[read more]

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Wales 18 - 46 England

30th August 2014

UNDER 16 INTERNATIONAL

Almost 600 people made for an exhilarating atmosphere at Dyffryn Pennar Park on Saturday as the Mountain Ash Festival of Rugby League kicked off with an under 16 international between Wales and England. England came up on top 46-18 after dominating the...[read more]

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RLEF HOLDS SUCCESFUL ANNUAL COUNCIL MEETING & CONFERENCE

28th August 2014

Twenty-four nations from three regions – the Americas, Europe and Middle East-Africa - attended the twelfth Annual Council Meeting and fifth RLEF Conference in London.

“The Council meeting was certainly the most energetic yet,” said Maurice Watkins, RLEF chairman. “The membership is increasingly involved and...[read more]

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RUSSIAN RUGBY LEAGUE VOTES IN NEW PRESIDENT

21st August 2014

Following its AGM, the Russian rugby league (ARLK) has voted Dmitry Belov as its new president. The unanimous decision sees long-serving administrator and the ARLK’s founding president Edgard Taturyan step down. 

In February, Taturyan - who introduced rugby league to Russia in 1989 - was...[read more]

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DENMARK RUGBY LEAGUE REVEL IN NORDIC CUP SUCCESS

21st August 2014

A comprehensive 44-6 success over holders Sweden in Copenhagen last weekend, building on earlier victory against Norway in Oslo, saw Denmark pick up the 2014 Nordic Cup, becoming the first of the Scandinavian nations to hold it twice having won the inaugural tournament in 2011. [read more]

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SOUTH AFRICA RUGBY LEAGUE SPREADS INTO NORTHWEST PROVINCE

21st August 2014

South Africa Rugby League has announced the formation of two new clubs to play in the North West province and compete in the Protea Cup; Pretoria East Rabbitohs and  Stilfontein Hurricanes. 

The Rabbitohs boast several SA Rhino internationals and have experienced coaches and management in...[read more]

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RLEF PREPARES FOR TWELFTH ANNUAL COUNCIL MEETING

20th August 2014

Delegates from around the RLEF’s regions have begun congregating in Brunel University, west London, ahead of Friday’s twelfth RLEF Annual Council Meeting and conference. Twenty-four countries - 21 Members and Observers and three unranked nations – will attend the gathering, with Georgia, represented by the recently incorporated...[read more]

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SOUTH AFRICAN RUGBY LEAGUE UNVEILS NEW CLUB

18th August 2014

The SARL has announced the inclusion of a new club in their competition.

Bethal Broncos will be based in Bethal, Mpumalanga, and play in the Mpumalanga regional competition as well as the National Club Championships, the Protea Cup.

Gerry Gendal,...[read more]

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