Friday, October 30, 2020
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.

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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.

Matt Gardner with fellow forward Juan David Espinal

Ex Super League player to captain Latin American side

Date: 20/9/18

The official squad for Latin America's participation at the 2018 Emerging Nations Rugby League World Championship in western Sydney has been confirmed.

Brazil Rugby League 9s to take place in São Lourenço

Brazilian Rugby League 9s tournament in 2015

By Matthew Brown, Date: 10/12/14

When people think of Brazil they generally think of sunshine, Copacabana Beach, Carnival, Samba, Capoeira and The Amazon. Sporting wise, Brazilians have been known for sports such as Football (soocer), Martial arts, Formula 1 and Volleyball. Other sports such as Rugby Union and Basketball are also popular sports. One sport which is trying to make its mark in the Latin Nation of over 200 million people is Rugby League

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“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.

Matt Gardner with fellow forward Juan David Espinal

Former Super League player named for Latino clash at Wollongong

Date: 26/2/18

FORMER Super League player Matt Gardner and Toronto Wolfpack squad member Andrew Zuluaga will be part of a Queensland Latino rugby league squad trying to steal their opponent's thunder when a special Latino Origin game comes to Corrimal in the Illawarra region this week.

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.

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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.

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From the Wilds of Brazil to Women’s Rugby League

Date: 19/2/18

On Gil Marconi’s family farm in Brazil there are leopards, armadillos and capybaras.

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...