Friday, August 12, 2022

Netherlands face Sweden in first rugby league Test in Amsterdam


Date: 9/9/17

Sweden travel to Holland for the initial Test match between the nations today, three weeks after the Dutchmen’s historic first-ever victory away in Germany.

Netherlands rugby league name expanded back room staff

Date: 9/8/17

The NRLB has announced an expanded back room staff for their forthcoming internationals away in Germany (26 August) and at home to Sweden, in Amsterdam (9 Sept).

Netherlands rugby league set to play first international in capital

Date: 28/7/17

The Netherlands Rugby League Bond has announced two international fixtures, away to Germany and a debut against Sweden - a match that will see Amsterdam stage an international for the first time.

Netherlands rugby league status upgraded to affiliate member of RLEF


Date: 28/6/17

Following the RLEF’s 15th annual congress, held in Belgrade, the Nederlandse Rugby League Bond has been elevated from observer to affiliate member status, taking the total number of members to 19 - with an additional 14 observer nations alongside.


RAF complete successful rugby league tour of Holland

Date: 28/7/17

To celebrate their 75th anniversary, the RAF’s regimental rugby league side undertook a three game tour of Holland, returning unbeaten.

Royal Air Force Rugby League

RAF celebrate anniversary with Dutch rugby league tour

The Nederlandse Rugby League Bond has announced a three-game tour of Holland by the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force Regiment. The military men will play two combined club selections before taking on a representative side.

Knights v Pitbulls meet in Dutch 2017 Grand Final

Netherlands rugby league Grand Final pits Rotterdam with Den Haag

Date: 7/6/17

Saturday will see the end of the most comprehensive Dutch championship so far, with Rotterdam Pitbulls and Den Haag Knights facing each other in the Grand Final at the Rotterdamse Studenten RC.

Domestic rugby league season in Netherlands set to kick off


Date: 18/4/17

Rotterdam Pitbulls begin the defence of their NRLB title this weekend when they face newcomers Harderwijk Dolphins. In the other match to open proceedings, Amsterdam Cobras play host to Den Haag Knights.

Monte Gaddis

Former Gridiron player to feature at Rotterdam rugby league nines

Date: 6/4/17

Former American football collegiate player and NFL trialist with home town Cleveland, Monte Gaddis, will join the Amsterdam Cobras as a guest player during the second edition of the revamped Rotterdam nines on Saturday (8 April).

Six nations represented at Rotterdam rugby league nines

Date: 17/3/17

Sides from six nations – Holland, England, Wales, France, Germany and the Czech Republic – will take part in the second, annual Rotterdam 9s, hosted by Rotterdam Pitbulls RLFC on Saturday 8 April at Rotterdamse Studented Rugby Club.