Sunday, September 26, 2021

Chile sneak home against Peru in Final to win RL Tournament

 

Date: 19/10/15


A LEGAL strip across the line with three seconds to spare has won Chile a thrilling final in the inaugural GYG Latino Rugby League Sevens.

At the culmination of the first all-Latin American tournament for the sport, Chile triumphed 14-10 against a gallant injury-struck Peru.

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...

From Work Experience Kid to Front Row

 

Date: 12/10/17

WHEN Latin America lost its first full rugby league game 114-0 to the Philippines, there was a 16-year-old kid sitting on the sideline who dearly wished he could help out.

Chile Rugby League

Chile Rugby League ready to enter world stage

Date: 26/10/18

Chile is hoping make rugby league history as they prepare for the 2018 Americas Championship, which will also act as a qualifier for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup in England.

Chilean Rugby League set for lift off

 

By Matthew Brown, Date: 22/8/14

Chile is one of the newest nations being considered to debut as an international Rugby League team. Although they haven’t made their “official” introduction on the International stage, it is hoped in the foreseeable future that they will play.

Daniel Aguirre

130kg colossus Chilean plays prop and wing

 

Date: 22/9/17 (Photo Credit Sergio Montenegro)

A 130kg prop who can play winger; a former nursing student turned chiropractic science hopeful; a rugby league international who didn’t play contact sport until he was 21.

Latin Heat Rugby League

Chile shock favourite to win rugby league tournament

Date: 8/5/14

CHILE looks set to start a surprising favourite for the first all-Latino rugby league tournament, the Copa de Rugby XIII, to be held in Sydney on May 31st.

Campaign Launched to fund Rugby League Champs in Latin America

Date: 29/6/17

CAN YOU MATCH US?

Through the hard work of our Australian-based volunteers and sponsors, Latin Heat has already raised more than $10,000 in donations to the operating costs of the first full 13-a-side Latin American Rugby League Championships in Chile in November.

The Jackal

Will Carlos The Jackal upstage Macklemore?

Date: 29/9/17

NRL Grand Final entertainer Macklemore may be currently whipping up controversy, but he’ll have to go hard to beat Carlos The Jackal when it comes to sending a rugby league crowd into a frenzy this weekend.

Chile Rugby League

Emotion Charged Championship Victory by Chile Rugby League

Date: 20/11/17

EMOTIONS ran high as Chile affirmed its top standing in the Latin American region in a drama-charged 32-12 final of the Primer Rugby League Campeonato LatinoAmericano.