Friday, May 7, 2021
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.

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...

Latin American Rugby League Fiesta success

Date: 15/6/16

DIPLOMATS from several Latin American countries were in attendance as Chile defeated El Salvador 58-20 in the first full rugby league game between Latino sides.

The Chilean and El Salvador national Rugby League teams

The Newtown Jets and the Latin American Rugby League fraternity make interesting new companeros

 

Date: 14/6/16

The Newtown Rugby League Football Club proved itself to be a good corporate citizen of the Rugby League world, when Henson Park hosted a quite extraordinary (and heart-warming) display of Rugby League football, Latin American style, last Saturday.

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.

Chile

Flamenco dances into squad with hat-trick as Chile win

Date: 2/6/14

A THREE-try performance for Chile in the final of the inaugural Chimi Copa de Rugby XIII has seen winger Mayer Flamenco receive a late call-up for Sunday’s international rugby league clash between Latin America and Thailand.

With just 24 hours to kick-off in the GYG Latin Heat v Thailand Stars clash at Windsor, Flamenco ran riot as Chile scored a historic 28-8 win over composite side the Sun Gods.

Latin Heat

State of Origin with a Latino Twist

Date: 16/3/17

IN THE same week that Marcelo Montoya becomes the first NRL player of Chilean descent, Latin American Rugby League has another big announcement to make.