Saturday, May 8, 2021
Jamaica Reggae Warrirors

Jamaica to face Greece in Rugby League World Cup warm-up game

2021 Rugby League World Cup debutants Jamaica and Greece will face each other for the first time in a warm up game ahead of the tournament. The nations will meet on Friday 15 October...
USARL Management 2021

USARL cites dialogue with NARL as the best option

The national governing body that oversees rugby league’s domestic clubs competition in the United States has cited the need to open a dialogue with the new kids on the block as a way of trying to reach...
Philippines 2021

Two of world’s biggest league nations break COVID freeze

Two of the world’s most populous nations – representing almost 320 million people – will return to international rugby league with the staging of the Magellan Trophy. Brasil (population 211 million) and the Philippines...
United States

Does America have a big enough audience for two rugby league tournaments?

2021 seems to be the year for unsanctioned breakaway competitions in the world of sport. Indeed, the hole left in the finances of many sporting institutions around the world has led to opportunism like never seen before...
Referees Picture

Seven European match officials included in new rugby league international squad

Seven European officials from four countries have been selected in the International Rugby League (IRL) international match officials squad (IMOS), which will operate under the elite panel and officiate international matches outside the top tier.
England Rugby League

Head coach Anderson names Knights squad

England Knights Head Coach Paul Anderson today (27 April) names a squad of 27 players to prepare for international competition in 2021 and beyond. Discussions around Knights fixtures for 2021 are underway and Anderson’s...
Scotland Fergus Simspon

Scotland Rugby League gear up for enhanced domestic season

With plans in hand for the revival of the domestic rugby league season, Scotland Rugby League operations director Ollie Cruikshank is looking forward to a rebirth of the sport in the country. “We were...
Montenegro Rugby League

Montenegro becomes latest nation to apply for European Rugby League membership

Montenegro Rugby League has become the latest governing body to submit an application for Observer status with the European Rugby League. Club side South Region is currently competing in the Serbian domestic championship based out of the...
Nigeria Rugby League

Nigeria rugby league season restarts this weekend

The Southern Conference of the Nigerian Rugby League Championship kicks off again this weekend, with Lagos Haven facing Lagos Rhinos and The Kings hosting Lagos Broncos, while Eko Trinity have the bye. “Nigeria Rugby...
Ghana Rugby League

Ghana Rugby League Federation secures sponsorship

The further development of rugby league in Ghana has been boosted courtesy of sponsorship of the Ghana Rugby League Federation by a UK-based businesswoman. Sara Gawa-McNiel, resident in London, is of Ghanaian heritage and a keen supporter of...