Friday, August 12, 2022
Czech Republic defeat Hungary in Budapest

Czech Republic 26 defeat Hungary 6 in rugby league Test clash

Date: 25/7/17

Two tries in three minutes at the start of the second half saw the Czech Republic emerge triumphant, 26-6, against Hungary at the KFKI Sporttelep in Budapest.

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2014 CZRLA 1st Division Championship kicks-off with upsets

By Andy Mulhall, Date: 3/4/14

The 2014 Czech 1st Division Championship season kicked-off with the three teams who finished first, second and third in the 2013 CZRLA 1st Division all being defeated. In possibly the biggest upset of the round, the newly branded Czech Rabbitohs – made up of players from the Pardubice Jets & Chrudim clubs, which both competed in the 2013 CZRLA 2nd Division - comprehensively defeated the 2012 & 2013 Czech 1st Division Champions Lokomotiva Beroun, 38-10.

Czech Rugby League set for expansion

By Phil Caplan, Date: 11/2/13

Following their AGM in Prague, the Czech Rugby League Association has announced an expanded domestic competition for 2013 with two divisions of five taking the field and increased junior participation.

Lokomotiva Beroun clinch 2012 CZRLA Championship

By Andy Mulhall, Date: 17/10/12

Lokomotiva Beroun have clinched the 2012 Czech Rugby League 1st Division Championship with a game still in hand. Undefeated in 2012, Beroun are now on track to win all 3 of the available CZRLA 2012 titles, having won the pre-season 9s, having now secured the Championship, and with the Grand Final to be played on November 10.

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Historic rugby league double header set for Czech Republic

An historic double-header is set to place in Vrchlabi on Saturday 24 August, when the Czech Republic play Serbia in a full international, preceded by their U18s facing Poland U20s, in a first-ever encounter between the nations.

Czech Rugby League club fundraise to help player overcome tragedy

Date: 20/3/15

Teplice Dragons Rugby League Club is engaged in a fundraiser for a great friend of the sport who has recently experienced a family tragedy.

The national team player was in a car accident with his family at the end of last year that ended in their hospitalisation and has resulted in his only daughter being in a coma ever since.

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Czech’s pushed all the way by the Serbian under 20s

By Phil Caplan, Date:30/6/13

The Czech Republic won a fiercely contested match with the touring Serbian U20s, running out winners 28-22 in Vrchlabi.

The young Serbians showed immense courage and some fine skills against bigger and generally older opponents to ensure the home team never pulled away from them on the scoreboard.

2014 Czech Rugby League Grand Final

Lokomotiva Beroun win 2014 Czech Rugby League Grand Final

Date: 5/11/14

Lokomotiva Beroun have won the 2014 Czech Rugby League Association Grand Final, ensuring that they have completed the Championship/Grand Final double for 3 consecutive seasons.

Czech League club form partnership with South Sydney Rabbitohs

By Phil Caplan, Date: 19/2/14

The current CZRLA Second Division Grand Final winners Chrudim Angels have been rebranded the Rabbitohs after entering into a strategic partnership with Australian powerhouse club South Sydney, owned by Russell Crowe.

Czechs announce train-on squad for Bowl defence

By: Phil Caplan, Date:14/6/13

The Czech Rugby League Association has announced a 35-man train-on squad as they prepare to defend the European Bowl for the second successive year. The squad is heavily influenced by the country’s oldest club, Lokomotiva Beroun, which is undefeated in 20 games and supply 11 players to a squad that also reflects the steady progress in local development.