USA Season Preview - Expectations from new season

Bu Brian Lowe, Date: 15/5/17

The USA Rugby League (USARL) 2017 season is set to kick off soon and because this is a World Cup year, the national governing body has some specific targets in mind in terms of its expectations from the domestic competition.

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Americas Championship Schedule Set


By Brian Lowe, Date: 2/4/17

The dates have been set for this year’s Rugby League Americas Championship and for the first time, all three countries involved in the series will host a match.

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American Rugby League Player Profile - Nick Newlin

By Brian Lowe, Date: 16/1/17

Player Profile: Nick Newlin

Player: Nick Newlin
Club: Atlanta Rhinos
City: Atlanta, Georgia

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Welcome to’s first American player profile. As this is our first look at a player in the United States, and indeed our first player profile for 2017, we thought it appropriate to kick things off by checking out a guy who has captained his national team.

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USA Wins Americas Championship

By Brian Lowe, Date:25/9/16

The USA has won the inaugural Rugby League Americas Championship with a gritty 14-8 victory over Canada Saturday night in Toronto.

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Archrivals Go At It Again

By Brian Lowe, Date: 21/9/16. Photo credit: Carolyn Ritchie

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Rugby League announces its own version of the Americas Cup

Date: 18/5/16

Following the success of their meetings in the Rugby League World Qualifiers last season - which saw Brian McDermott’s USA make the finals in 2017 - Canada, Jamaica and United States have unveiled a new tournament, ‘The Rugby League Americas Cup.’

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Brian McDermott to continue as USA coach for the RLWC2017

Date: 1/4/2016

Brian McDermott has confirmed that he will continue as the USA head coach for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup in Australia, New Zealand and PNG.

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New Rugby League Tri-Series for Americas


By Brian Lowe, Date:6/3/16  Photo credit: Davey Wilson

A new international competition is on the drawing board for the Americas.

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Wombats ride Hawks Success

By Brian Lowe, Date: 28/1/16

Riding the wave of the USA Hawks’ winning campaign in the 2017 Rugby League World Cup qualifiers, moves are underway to form a new club in New York.

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