Thursday, September 28, 2023

Dreams of playing in the 2013 Rugby League World Cup

By Ian Golden, Date: 2/3/13

Two of South Wales Scorpions’ potential World Cup stars can’t wait for a exciting 2013 Rugby League season to kick-off.

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Rugby League Ireland launch media internship scheme

By Conor Kelly, Date: 2/3/13

Rugby League Ireland (RLI) are delighted to announce details of their new Media Internship program which will launch in March 2013.

Italy RL: The general assembly of F.I.R.L. Appoints New Board

By Tiziano Franchini, Date: 2/3/13

On 19 January 2013, the General Assembly of FIRL, elected the new Federal Executive Board, which will lead the Federation to its first World Cup.

Exciting times ahead for Rugby League European Federation

By Phil Caplan, Date: 1/3/12

Rugby League European Federation chairman Maurice Watkins has hailed another robust year of strategic growth following a Board Meeting in Leeds. Six months into the role, Watkins lauded the RLEF’s role in expanding the sport’s frontiers and increasing participation numbers, while at the same time strengthening its affiliated organisations.

Simon Mannering replaces Benji Marshall as New Zealand’s rugby league captain

By Richard Cowley, Date: 1/3/13

Current New Zealand Warrior's skipper Simon Mannering has been named as the new captain of the Kiwis. Mannering will have plenty of pressure on his shoulders as New Zealand look to defend their World Cup title later this year when the Rugby League World Cup kicks off in the UK.

Russian Rugby League granted full membership status

By Richard Cowley, Date: 1/3/13

After 12 months of hard work the Russian Rugby League have been granted full membership status by the Rugby League European Federation.

Vanuatu name line-up for game against Townsville Brothers

By Dane Campbell, Date:28/2/13

The Vanuatu-South Sea Invitational team have enjoyed the past 3 days in the North Queensland towns of Bowen and Ayr and have now arrived safely into Townsville, where the team will play against renowned opposition in Townsville Brothers.

Welsh rugby league club Scorpions sign Scottish international from Wigan Warriors

By Ian Golden, Date:28/2/13

The Glasgow-born centre / winger made his full Scottish debut last year after coming through the nation's youth ranks.

International February Edition

International Mag – February Edition

By Richard Cowley, Date: 28/2/13

Rugby League Planet and Consultivity Welcome you to the fifth issue of international. The team has continued to bring interesting stories to you for the month of February.

It is with great pleasure that I welcome Louise Styles to our team of contributors. Louise is an England based writer who is very talented. A mad Salford fan, Louise this month interviews Jarrod Sammut of the Bradford Bulls.

Tonga Rugby League jersey appeal

TNRL Development, Date: 27/2/13

The Tongan Rugby League is currently seeking jersey donations from junior clubs ahead of its upcoming inaugural primary school competition.