Well the NRL and Super League seasons are over and some of us just want to watch more rugby league. The Four Nations will get a run on our TV screens but what about some of the other international games taking place?
PAPUA New Guinea Rugby Football Chairman Sandis Tsaka has today congratulated the Chairmans XV team and staff which took part in the Cabramatta 9’s tournament in Sydney over the weekend.
The date has been set for the Lebanon Cedars and Fiji Bati to meet on Sunday the 19th of October in an international rugby league fixture at Rmondis Stadium in Cronulla just south of Sydney in Australia.
By Richard Cowley, Date: 24/6/13
With the deadline passing for applications from rugby league emerging nations requiring assistance. The RLDF members will now begin the process of going through the applications and then casting their final vote. The winner will be receiving the 2013 Rugby League Planet Rugby League Development Fund Grant to asisst with the development of rugby league in their nation.
The schedule for the 2013 Student Rugby League World Cup has been finalised following last monthâ€™s pool draw which saw Australia, New Zealand, Scotland and Russia drawn in Group A with England, Wales, Ireland and South Africa competing in Group B.
Tonga, Samoa, Papua New Guinea and Fiji will all take part in the 2018 Pacific Test Invitational at Campbelltown Stadium, NSW, Australia on Saturday 23 June.
By Phil Caplan, Date: 19/5/13
Serbia 46 Germany 10 â€“ Makis Stadium, Budapest, Saturday
A hat trick from Dorcolâ€™s outstanding loose forward Stefan NedeljkoviÄ‡ saw Serbia register a comfortable win over a gallant German outfit, to move into second place in the European Shield table.
There was little between the sides in a tight first half, the hosts scoring 28 unanswered points in the second period, with two-try centre Stevan StevanoviÄ‡ also a handful.
By Richard Cowley, Date: 14/3/13
Since 1998 the early season Test match between the Kangaroos and Kiwis has taken place anywhere between April and June. It is the only time during the regular NRL season fans get to watch the best players from New Zealand and Australia battle it out in the test arena.
According to various reports 2013 is going to be a little different!
The Rugby League International Federation has announced the draw for the third Emerging Nations World Championships, which will take place across three Sydney venues, starting on 1 October, 2018