Saturday, June 25, 2022
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June 2022 Rugby League Internationals locked in

The Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) has confirmed the return of the international game, with a Representative Round in June that will feature Ampol State of Origin and a Pacific Test double header. The...
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IRL World Rankings: How realistic are they?

The latest IRB world rankings came out on December 10th and show the top four countries, in order, New Zealand, England, Tonga and Australia. The IRL states on its website that world rankings are...
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Reaction from Euro nations to new Rugby League world rankings

Following the release of the new men’s, women’s and wheelchair world rankings by the IRL, there has been some significant movement for some European nations. In the men’s, Serbia – who played the most Test fixtures in...
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England to face Fiji in World Cup warm-up at Rochdale

Shaun Wane’s England side will face Fiji on Friday, October 15, just eight days prior to the Rugby League World Cup opener at Newcastle's St James’s Park, as part of Rochdale Hornets’ 150th anniversary celebrations.
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Try League and Silktails to lead Harmony celebrations

The NSWRL will celebrate Harmony Week from the grassroots to the elite this week with Try League clinics for more than 130 children from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities, while Fiji’s Kaiviti Silktails will kick off...
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Fiji team Kaiviti Silktails confirmed starter for 2021 Ron Massey Cup

The NSWRL has announced an exciting new football competition blueprint for Rugby League across the state which will bring the game in regional NSW and the Sydney metropolitan area closer together and set it up for even...
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Fiji joining NSWRL will boost Bati: poll

By Brian Lowe,

There is absolutely no question about what Rugby League Planet readers think about a Fiji team entering the New South Wales rugby league judging by the results of our latest survey on Twitter.

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Fiji set to debut as final NSWRL draws released

The senior draws for the NSWRL major competitions have been released today (Tuesday 3 March) with Fijian team, the Kaiviti Silktails, playing their opening game at home in the Ron Massey Cup and the Central Coast Roosters joining the Harvey Norman NSW Women’s Premiership for the first time.

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Fiji Bati overpower Toa Samoa in Oceania Cup clash at Eden Park

Fiji Bati proved their three consecutive Rugby League World Cup semi-final appearances were no fluke. Their offloading and powerful edge running – with back-rowers Viliame Kikau and D’Rhys Miller especially prominent – wreaked havoc as the underdogs raced to a shock 24-0 lead in even time. Toa Samoa temporarily stemmed the Bati’s flow and centre Tim Lafai belatedly put them on the scoreboard, but Kikau’s second barnstorming try gave Fiji an imposing 30-6 halftime advantage.

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Win for Fiji Rugby League as team set to join NSWRL competition

NSWRL has announced an historic agreement with Fiji National Rugby League which will see Fiji field a team in a NSWRL competition next season in a move to significantly assist the development and growth of the game and provide a pathway for the country’s aspiring Rugby League players.