Monday, August 2, 2021
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Rugby league returns to Canada this weekend

Rugby league returns to the playing fields of British Columbia this weekend with a 9s tournament for men and women. Dan Tate, director of development for the Canada Rugby League Association, commented:  “In what...
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Canada Co-Operative Championship Rugby League announces East Coast Division

Photo Credit: Boris Terzic CCCRL ANNOUNCES EAST COAST DIVISION Represents the world’s first professional sports league to set up as a Co-Operative business.Planning for a short-form tournament to take place in...

Americas Rugby League Championship cancelled

Following the latest meeting of the European Rugby League board, it has been confirmed that the 2021 Americas Championship has been cancelled, due to ongoing logistical difficulties for the nations involved in the region caused by Covid-19..
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Stevie Ward appointed to Canada Co-Operative Championship Rugby League board

The CCCRL (Canada Co-Operative Championship Rugby League) is pleased to announce that former Leeds Rhinos’ standout, Stevie Ward has been appointed to the board of directors and named director of welfare and safety. The...
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Professional rugby league coming back to Canada

CCCRL to re-introduce rugby league to North American marketRepresents the world’s first professional sports league to be owned by fansPlanning for a short-form tournament to take place in Toronto during summer of 2022Full 12-team league competition to...
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Optimism there will be play in Canada

As we continue to move forward early on in this COVID-affected year, there is optimism in Canada that there will be some rugby league played there this season. In 2020, there were no games...
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A new brand for Canada Rugby League

TORONTO – February 15th in Canada is Flag Day – the day we celebrate the adoption of the Canadian flag in 1965. This Flag Day, Canada Rugby League is celebrating its roots with the launch of a...
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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...
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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...
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Super League rejects Wolfpack application to rejoin In 2021

The Super League Board has rejected Toronto Wolfpack’s application to return to the competition in 2021. The Board considered a number of factors following Wolfpack’s inability to complete the 2020 Betfred Super League season...