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NEW TEAM JOINS JAMAICA RUGBY LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP
News | 13 Jun 2019
Newcomers West Kingston Hyenas are the seventh club to join  the JRLA National Championship, the fifteenth season of which kicked...
TURKEY AND GREECE MEN AND WOMEN TO FACE EACH OTHER IN HISTORIC DOUBLE-HEADER
News | 5 Jun 2019
The Turkish and Greek Rugby League Associations have agreed to stage an historic double-header at the Aysekadin Yerleskesi Futbol Stadium...
FIRST WOMEN’S RUGBY LEAGUE GAMES HELD IN BURUNDI
News | 3 Jun 2019
History has been made in Burundi, with the first women’s games being held in Bujumbura.The matches, which were 18 months...
GERMAN RUGBY LEAGUE’S FOUNDING FATHER STEPS DOWN
News | 31 May 2019
Simon Cooper, the man who began rugby league in Germany in 2004, has stepped down from...
MOROCCO NAME COACH FOR MEA CHAMPIONSHIPS
News | 24 May 2019
On the back of the completion of their domestic championship, Morocco Rugby League has named Jérôme Alonso as their head...
WOMEN’S & WHEELCHAIR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS LAUNCHED
News | 23 May 2019
Following its first-ever Congress in Istanbul, Turkey, the RLEF has announced the creation of two new European Championships, beginning in...
GREECE DEFEAT NORWAY TO TAKE PLACE IN FINAL QUALIFIER
News | 19 May 2019
A dominant first half, which saw them 32-0 ahead at the break, saw Greece qualify for the final stages of...
GREECE AND NORWAY NAME 19-MAN SQADS FOR WORLD CUP QUALIFIER
News | 17 May 2019
Greece and Norway have named their 19-man match day squads for tomorrow’s European Championship C Final, which also acts as...
RUGBY LEAGUE EUROPEAN FEDERATION CONGRESS TO TAKE PLACE IN ISTANBUL THIS WEEKEND
News | 16 May 2019
A record total of over 40 delegates, representing 23 national federations, will be part of the RLEF Congress to be...
RUGBY LEAGUE RECOGNISED AS A SPORT IN NORWAY
News | 14 May 2019
In the lead-up to the biggest match in their history on Saturday, when they face Greece in a 2021 World...
GHANA DOMESTIC SEASON KICKS OFF
News | 6 May 2019
The 2019 Ghana Rugby League Championship has kicked off with a double header at the Legon Rugby Field. Featuring four...
LRLF APPOINTS NEW CEO
News | 2 May 2019
Nayef Abi Said has been appointed the new Lebanese Rugby League Federation CEO, after a three-month recruitment process. The 39-year-old...
BEASTWEAR PARTNER WITH MIDDLE EAST AFRICA CHAMPIONSHIP
News | 29 Apr 2019
Apparel manufacturers Beastwear has signed up to become a commercial partner of the MEA Championship, set to be held from...
ITALY TO HOST THE 2020 U19 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP
News | 27 Apr 2019
Eight nations will again contest the U19s European Championship in 2020, with Italy hosting the event for the first time....
LRLF APPOINT RICK STONE AS HEAD COACH
News | 26 Apr 2019
The Lebanese Rugby League Federation has named its staff for their 2019 international fixtures. Former Newcastle Knights and Huddersfield Giants boss Rick...