Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Philippines v Portugal 2013 International 9's

IRL World Rankings: How realistic are they?

The latest IRB world rankings came out on December 10th and show the top four countries, in order, New Zealand, England, Tonga and Australia. The IRL states on its website that world rankings are...
European Rugby League Ball

Reaction from Euro nations to new Rugby League world rankings

Following the release of the new men’s, women’s and wheelchair world rankings by the IRL, there has been some significant movement for some European nations. In the men’s, Serbia – who played the most Test fixtures in...
Latin Heat

Cameron Smith, YouTube & the fresh-eyed South American

Date: 2/10/18

It’s 6am on a Saturday morning and Argentinian Francisco ‘Pancho’ Gaspani is waking up on a mattress on the floor of a granny flat in Fairfield, in Sydney’s western suburbs.

LATINO Origin

Origin with a twist comes to the Sunshine Coast

Date: 4/6/18

The Sunshine Coast will this Saturday host an interstate clash for one of the fastest growing sectors of rugby league.

2017 Chile Rugby League Championship

Argentina, Brazil, Colombia name historic Test Rugby League teams

 

Date: 16/11/17

Argentina, Brazil and Colombia have announced their squad’s for this week’s Primer Rugby League Campeonato Latinoamericano in Los Angeles, Chile.

Jye Sommers

Latin Heat unveils New Coach, Committee Members and Re-signs Sponsors

 

By Matthew Brown, Date: 27/8/17, Photo Credit: Ben Appleton

Latin Heat in recent days has announced a new coach, new board members, the re-signing of several sponsors and further details for the Latin American Championships.

Oscar Mendoza, Sebastian Martinez, Trent Millar - three of the leading players for the Queensland squad

Teams named for Latino Origin, West End on Saturday

Date: 25/5/17

MULTICULTURAL West End in Brisbane will this Saturday host a rugby league match which puts an exotic twist on the classic State of Origin contest.

Latino State of Origin

What do Papalii, Folau, Kaufusi and Sandow have to do with these novices?

 

Date: 19/5/17

ONE PLAYER won a title alongside Josh Papalii, another played in the same team as Israel Folau, another was scouted by Manly, and another has a tournament named after him on the other side of the globe.

Matt Cama

Animal Rights Advocate to Appear At Nines

Date: 23/1/17

Animal rights activist and proud vegan Matt Cama will be out to show you don’t need to eat meat to compete when the Independent Gaming International Rugby League Nines are held this Saturday, January 28.

Argentina host first Rugby League tournament in 2016

Argentina beats Chile in 1st Latin American domestic RL tournament

 

Date: 13/11/16

Argentina has stamped its arrival in international rugby league with a 16-0 win against Chile in the final of the Primer Torneo Sudamericano, held in Miramar, Argentina.