Saturday, December 3, 2022
Pretoria East Rabbitohs

New rugby league clubs keep on coming in South Africa: Pretoria East Rabbitohs

Date: 21/8/14

South African Rugby League today announced the formation of another club, the Pretoria East Rabbitohs. The Rabbitohs will play under the Northwest Province, along with the Stilfontein Hurricanes. The Rabbitohs might be a new club, but they boast several Rhino (National Team) players and have very experienced coaches and management in Tjaart van der Walt, Jonothan Soares and Deon Kraemer. The club will play from their home base in Potchefstroom and big things are expected of them, especially with such a strong roster of players.

Bosnia and Herzegovina closer to forming rugby league federation

By Phil Caplan, Date: 29/11/12

The last few weeks have seen a marked increase in rugby league activity in Bosnia and Herzegovina. On 3rd November Banja Luka hosted the ‘Open Championship of the Republic of Srpska’, which saw four Serbian and two Bosnian clubs face each other at 9s.

Suncorp Stadium

NRL Finals Leaving Sydney for the First Time Ever

Rugby League-NRL Final to Be Staged Outside Sydney for the First Time Rugby has been one of the most popular, most played sports in Australia since the sport was introduced in the country back...

England and New Zealand players enjoy time off in Denver

By Brian Lowe, Date: 22/6/18

It may have been a rest day for the England and New Zealand players in Denver and while they may have skipped the gym and practice sessions Thursday, they did anything but just sit around twiddling their thumbs.

Ukrainian Rugby League Federation sets out ambitious expansion plans

Date: 18/11/14

Moving into its ninth year, the Ukrainian Federation of Rugby League has revealed ambitious plans for an extensive expansion of the sport in 2015 which will see more teams than ever before play the sport, despite the political situation that continues to affect the country.

At a meeting in L`viv, western Ukraine, UFRL president Artur Martyrosyan mapped out next year’s competition structure which will see eight sides compete in the flagship Championship of Ukraine, underpinned by a second division, a new national cup competition and continued junior development at U21, U18, U16 and U12 level, which will see over 200 matches take place in total.

Philippines Rugby League

NRL players in Philippines line-up for Rugby League Asian Cup

Date: 10/10/13

The Philippines National Rugby League (PNRL) team the PAL Tamaraws go into the 2nd Rugby League Asian Cup at the Philippine Merchant Marine Academy in San Narciso, Zambales, Philippines on October 21, with a very different side to the one that won the inaugural Asian Cup in Thailand in 2012.

2014 Kingstone Press Championship fixtures in full

Date: 25/11/13

Sheffield Eagles will open their defence of the Kingstone Press Championship title with a historic fixture against newly-promoted Rochdale Hornets at their new home, Owlerton Stadium.

The 2013 grand final winners host Rochdale on Sunday February 16 in a repeat of their first ever game as a professional club, which was also played at Owlerton back in September 1984 when the Eagles won 29-10.

Scotland U18 10-44 England Colleges

By David Mitchell, Date: 27/7/12

Scotland U18 were unable to build on a competitive first half as they fell to a heavy defeat at Sunnyside.

The young Scots trailed 10-4 at the break, Hull KR scrum-half Louis Senter’s unconverted try bookended by two from England centre Pete Szwandt. But the visitors raised their game after the interval and prop Craig Fairfield’s try was the only Scottish highlight in a largely one-sided second half.

Aaron Zimmerle

Zimmerle returns to his roots as new Wolverines’ head coach

Returning to his roots, both as a Canadian citizen and former Wolverines’ coach, Aaron Zimmerle has been selected by the Canada Rugby League Association (CRLA) as the new head coach of the men’s national team – the...
England v France

England v France streamed exclusively on Our League

Date: 26/9/18

Supporters will be able to watch England Rugby League Elite Men’s squad live on the Our League app when they take on France at Leigh Sports Village on Wednesday, October 17 (KO 7.45pm).