By Shaun Cumming, Date: 30/6/13
Welcome to another issue of International magazine. It's hard to believe that in four monthsâ€™ time, Cardiff will host the opening ceremony of the 2013 Rugby League World Cup. 14 Nations will be vying for the silverware, which England's Jamie Jones-Buchanan is displaying on the front cover.
But before we turn our attention to the October and November tournament, the month of June has been chock full of news surrounding the international game.
By Shaun Cumming, Date: 31/5/13
Welcome to the eight issue of international. The team has continued to bring interesting stories to you for the month of May.
Over the month of May we have witnessed the continuation of the international rugby league season with 7's and 9's competitions popping up all over the globe.
In Europe, the European Shield has commenced with Serbia facing Germany and Russia.
By Shaun Cumming, Date: 30/4/13
Welcome to the seventh issue of international. The team has continued to bring interesting stories to you for the month of April.
Over the month of April we have witnessed the beginning of the international rugby league season with Australia beating New Zealand and Tonga edging out Samoa.
In Europe, the European Shield squads have been announced, with Serbia facing Russia and Germany in May.
By Shaun Cumming, Date: 31/3/13
Rugby League Planet and iRL Media welcome you to the sixth issue of international. Sixth! Who would have thought this team of voluntary writers would have produced six months worth of issues.
It has not always been easy, yet we have contined to bring you the latest news from around the world. International magazine has also undergone restructuring - now sitting under the iRL Media banner, along with iRL Blogs and iRL Radio, namely the USA Rugby League Podcast.
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.
By Richard Cowley, Date 27/1/13
Rugby League Planet and Consultivity Welcome you to the fourth issue of international. The team has continued to bring interesting stories to you for the month of January.
It may be the pre-season or off-season for most rugby league teams, but our writing team has had no-off season or pre-season bonding camp.
What we have managed to do is bring you interviews with Ireland and Halifax player Luke Ambler, former Canterbury and Salford fullback Luke Patten, plus a host of quirky and thought-provoking stories.
By Richard Cowley, Date 27/12/12
Rugby League Planet and Consultivity welcome you to the third issue of international. The team has continued to work hard this past month. readership figures of our first two issues have been overwhelming, with over 30 countries now enjoying the magazine.
Although most international tournaments and matches have come to an end, there is still plenty of news from around the globe.
In the December issue, we will be covering all the happenings from around the world, with positive stories emerging from Russia, Ukraine, Greece, Jamaica and Ghana.
By Richard Cowley, Date 19/11/12
Rugby League Planet and Consultivity Rugby League Planet and Consultivity welcome you to the second issue of international. The team has been working even harder this past month trying to improve on our highly successful first issue in October, which recorded unbelievably high readership numbers across over 20 countries.
The past month has been jam-packed with international rugby league matches, particularly in Europe. England, Wales and France have competed in the inaugural Autumn International Series, while England's second side, the Knights, have played both Ireland and Scotland in the annual Alitalia European Cup.
By Richard Cowley, Date 22/10/12
Rugby League Planet and Consultivity like to welcome you to the first edition of "international" a brand new digital rugby league magazine presented by Rugby League Planet and Consultivity. This magazine will enter unchartered , waters by publishing a monthly digital only magazine focusing solely on international rugby league issues.
I am very pleased to introduce a new wave of reporters who will strive to bring you the latest news, results, exclusive interviews and opinion pieces. Above all else we will strive to bring international rugby league to the mainstream rugby league audience in a new light; one of vision, aspiration and reality.