Sunday, November 29, 2020
Canada Rugby League

RFL consider bids for Rugby League clubs in Ottawa and New York

A special meeting of Championship and League One clubs in Salford today has agreed for the Rugby Football League to continue investigating the feasibility of two separate bids for clubs in North America.

Americas Rugby League 9s

Inaugural Americas Nines tournament in Toronto

By Brian Lowe, Date: 4/3/19

Canada will host three fellow Americas teams at the inaugural Americas Nines Championship this May. Americas Championship stalwarts USA, Canada and Jamaica, along with Emerging Nations side Latin Heat will compete across nine matches and four hours of action.

Toronto Wolfpack

Canada based Toronto Wolfpack finalise broadcast agreement

Toronto Wolfpack will produce all of the team’s Betfred Championship games in both the UK and Canada in 2019 after announcing a broadcast agreement at today’s Rugby Football League (RFL) season launch in York, UK.

Toronto Wolfpack

Canadian Rugby League team Wolfpack receive extra 10 Million in funding

 

Date: 7/1/19

Toronto Wolfpack are delighted to confirm a ground-breaking new investment. The agreement, which was signed this week, delivers an additional $10 CAD Million of funding for the 2019 season the world’s first transatlantic professional sports team.

Toronto Wolfpack

Toronto Wolfpack Super League dream a step closer with McDermott

Date: 12/11/18

Toronto Wolfpack are delighted to confirm four-time Super League champion and two-time Challenge Cup winner Brian McDermott as the team’s new Head Coach. The appointment marks a huge statement of intent ahead of the new season as the Wolfpack strive to be bigger, better and stronger in challenging for promotion from the Betfred Championship in 2019.

Canada Rugby League

Canadian fan wins competition to Watch the Wolverines

Date: 6/11/18

A lucky fan will be accompanying Canada as they take their place at the 2018 Americas Championship, which will also act as qualifiers for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup.

Alfred John Vinie

NZ born Brad Austin set to make history representing Canada

Date: 23/10/18

Brad Austin is set to become the first New Zealand-based heritage player to play for Canada Wolverines in the forthcoming 2018 Americas Championship, which will also act as a qualifier for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup in England.

Toronto Wolfpack

Toronto Wolfpack Sign Six SL/NRL Stars for 2019 Season

Date: 19/10/18

Toronto Wolfpack have laid out their intentions for all to see as they start preparations for the 2019 season, with the signing of six big names from the highest level of the sport.

Toronto Wolfpack

Will Wolfpack winning Million Pound Game make any difference?

By Brian Lowe, Date: 3/10/18

We will know this coming Canadian Thanksgiving weekend whether the Toronto Wolfpack will be playing in the English Super League in 2019, or if they will remain in the Championship.

Canadian Football

Canadian Football could be option for Rugby League players

By Brian Lowe in Winnipeg, Date: 15/9/18

As we reported in our original article in July there appears to be more common ground between rugby league and Canadian Football than one might expect.