Sunday, March 7, 2021
Brazil 2021 Women Rugby League Championship

Professional club to compete in Brazilian rugby league

Rugby League will welcome participation from a professional team in Latin America for the first time, with news that Melina will contest the Brazilian women’s national championships in São Lourenço this weekend. Founded by...
Canada v Jamaica

First Americas Rugby League Steering Committee meets

Photo Credit: Davey Wilson The first America’s Rugby League steering committee meeting has taken place, with the group tasked to establish an agreed road map for the region to become a confederation in its...
USA vs Jamaica

Americas Championship should be expanded: poll

Photo Credit: Carolyn Ritchie In the lead up to Christmas, RugbyLeaguePlanet ran a poll on Twitter to gauge our readers’ thoughts on whether or not the rugby league Americas Championship should be expanded, and...
Chilean national team head coach Rod Millar

Growing the great game of Rugby League in Latin America

Growing the game in Latin America Since the 2017 Rugby League World Cup (RLWC) there has been an international push to grow the game of rugby league on a wider scale, and in many...
USA V Canada Rugby League

Push to establish Rugby League Americas Confederation to capitalise on growth

Photo Credit: Carolyn Ritchie All four Americas nations that took part in the Rugby League European Confederation (RLEF) annual congress meeting are in lockstep over the need for the creation of a new...
Brazil Rugby League

“Nothing prepares you for that” Pioneering Rugby League coach’s tragedy

YOU could forgive former Super League player Matt Gardner for rolling his eyes whenever questions of his Anglicised named and international allegiance are raised.

RLWC

Rugby League World Cup Trophy visits Brazil

The Rugby League World Cup trophy arrived in Brasil (December 5), for an action-packed five days in Sao Paulo – the first time the prized silverware has visited Latin America.

Brazil

‘The Love God’ to represent Brasil in Rugby League in Sydney

WHAT started as a throwaway comment on Queensland’s rural Darling Downs has started to spread around the world.

Brazil Rugby League

Rugby League in Brazil making a splash in 2019

Rugby League might be new to Brazil but there is no denying that the code is starting to make a splash in a country where football rules.

Brazil Rugby League

Brazil to host the largest League Festival in Latin America

Date: 2/10/18

The Brazilian Rugby League Confederation will hold a Rugby League Festival, the largest Rugby League Festival in Latin America of all time, on November 24th and 25th in São Paulo, SP.