Monday, October 26, 2020

Mexico and their Quest for Latin American Glory

By Matthew Brown, Date: 4/9/17

Over the next few weeks, we will be looking at individual nations within Latin America which have Rugby League activity or representation on the international stage. Today we will be looking at one of the participants of the Latin American Rugby League Championship…Mexico

Mexico Rugby League

New kids on the block Mexican Rugby League to host 9’s in August

By Matthew Brown, Date: 15/7/14

Mexico is another nation which is hoping to start up the “Greatest Game of All”, Rugby League. Mexico is another new nation which has joined the long queue of new nations attempting to bring the 13 Player code to Central America. I got in contact with one of the representatives of Mexico Rugby League (Carlos Munguia) who shared the history, current situation and future ambitions of Mexico Rugby XIII (both domestically and internationally).

Mexican Rugby League

Fans can be part of first Mexican Rugby League International

Date: 15/7/15

A historic Rugby League tour encompassing California and Mexico will give enthusiasts a chance to actively participate in the global spread of the game – and earn an international cap to boot!

Mick Mitchell

Cowboys fan digs deep for Mexico in Grand Final week

Date: 27/9/17

A mad Cowboys fan has taken time out from the build-up to the NRL grand final to help the earthquake-ravaged Mexican Rugby League team get noticed around the world.

Mexico Rugby League 9's

New Latin Heat Coach and Rugby League Begins in Mexico

Date: 1/8/14

ON the same week that competitive rugby league begins in Mexico, a new head coach has been appointed to the Australian-based GYG Latin Heat

Argentinian Gabriel Keegan will take the reins of the Heat, a rugby league team representing players with heritage in 24 Latin American nations.

Latin Heat Rugby League

Mexican rugby league pioneer all heart

Date: 6/5/14

He once burnt animal hearts before a rugby league game on the Day of the Dead to signify his Latino heritage.

Now Latin Heat Rugby League’s first Mexican representative has spoken on Cinco de Mayo of the elation of being selected for next month’s international match against Thailand in Sydney.