Sunday, August 16, 2020
Malta team at training in lead up to clash with Lebanon

Malta aiming for a Phoenician upset over Lebanon



By Sean Teuma, Date: 4/5/17 (Photo Credit: Sean Teuma)

You wouldn’t expect a training session at Merrylands Oval on a Wednesday night to mean much.

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Malta rugby league name large train-on squad for upcoming Tests


Date: 11/6/18

Malta Rugby League has named an expanded train-on squad for what is set to be the national team’s busiest-ever schedule.

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Malta Origin RL seal second straight Championship Final appearance



Malta Origin RL sealed their second straight grand final appearance when they put on a rather polished performance to dispose of Gozo RL in the last round of the MRL Dove Men+Care Championship this afternoon at Melita FC.

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Rugby League Planet – Malta snapshot and rugby league results



Foundation Year - 2004

International Team - Knights

Top level domestic competition - Six teams took part in a 9's rugby league tournament on Maltese soil in October 2007.

Malta Rugby League name their Knights for upcoming internationals against Ireland and Thailand


Date: 3/8/16

Malta Rugby League has named a 37 man train-on squad for both their 2016 international fixtures against Ireland and Thailand.

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Malta Rugby League confirm autumn Tests


Malta will face Turkey for the first time and Italy this autumn, with both matches staged in Sydney.

Gozo RL's Mario Mercieca takes on the Malta Origin RL defence

Malta Origin to field British enforcer in Gozo clash


Date: 10/10/13

He's the dual-code British rugby prop that has created a stir on the Maltese Islands since his arrival.

Malta Rugby League

Rugby League shuts down in Malta and Russia


A special meeting of the Malta Rugby League board has agreed to postpone all local activity, effective immediately, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Malta rugby League qualifies new match officials


Date: 15/6/15

In the build up to their international with Belgium at Headingley Carnegie Stadium next Sunday (21st June, 12.30pm kick off), MRL have qualified four new referees, following a course held at Sliema’s Waterfront Hotel.

Greek match official and member of the European match officials development team George Stilianos joined English referee Paul Stockman in overseeing the delivery of the course as part of the EU part-funded Leadership Devolution Project.

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Thunderstorm called up for Malta Rugby League


Malta Rugby League 5/9/2009

Gateshead Thunder prop forward Chris Parker has been named in the train-on squad for Malta's upcoming home international against touring English amateur club, Bamber Bridge.

The 27-year-old forward, a Gateshead Storm junior, was the Thunder's most improved player in 2008.