Friday, October 23, 2020
Latin Heat

Latin Heat squad announced to face Philippines

By Robert Burgin, Date: 14/1/14

THE Guzman y Gomez Latin Heat has named its debut international squad, ahead of Saturday’s clash with the Philippine Airlines Tamaraws at Runaway Bay on the Gold Coast.

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Latin Heat Rugby League debut to alert the senses

By Robert Burgin, Date: 20/9/13

Instructions barked between players in Spanish, Colombian coffee and chilli con carne bubbling away on the sidelines, and samba music for every try scored.

That will be the scene tomorrow, September 21st, when the rugby league world gets flipped on its head with the Guzman y Gomez Latin Heat making a fitting debut in Brisbane’s scorching spring.

To any rugby league players of South American Ancestry

By Matthew Brown, Date: 24/6/13

Wests-Mitchelton Rugby League Club in Brisbane, Australia, is holding a Nines Competition in late September. A total of 24 teams from across QLD and Northern NSW will enter this competition.


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.

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Five cool things happening for the GYG Latin Heat this week

By Robert Burgin, Date: 16/1/14

Five cool things happening ahead of the international rugby league clash between the GYG Latin Heat and Philippine Airlines Tamaraws, 7pm, Saturday Jan 18, Bycroft Oval, Runaway Bay:

Latin America vs Portugal in Rugby League at Rose Bay

Family pride drives Latinos in battle against Portugal on Sunday


Date: 14/10/14

IT took a funeral for 125kg Chilean Eddie Wegener to find out there was such a thing as Latin American Rugby League.

Now he is set to face Portugal in Sunday’s Copa Cabral at Woollahra Oval in Rose Bay, Sydney.

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Latin Heat 54 defeat Thailand Stars 16


Date: 18/1/16

LATIN Heat’s rapid rise – marked by a team-best 54-16 defeat of Thailand Stars on Saturday – could well become the death of the pioneering Rugby League outfit.

But not in the immediate sense.

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Tomahawk joins Heat squad

By Robert Burgin, Date:30/1/13

THE might of the Americas will join forces in Sydney this Saturday, as USA World Cup fullback Kristian Freed fills a special guest role for Cabramatta International Nines rugby league debutants the Latin Heat.

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Raper Announces Latin American Squad to take on North America

Date: 21/9/16

FORMER Australian World Cup player Aaron Raper has named his Latin American side to take on North America in an NRL Grand Final weekend clash which captures rugby league’s growing global appeal.

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Latin America in breakthrough rugby league victory

Date: 20/10/14

LATIN America has won its first 13-a-side game in international rugby league, punishing Portugal 40-6 in the Copa Cabral at Rose Bay, Sydney.

In by far the Guzman y Gomez Latin Heat’s best display to date, the representative newcomers showed their rapid improvement since a 0-114 demolition at the hands of the Philippines in January.