Wednesday, October 27, 2021

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.

Serbia vs Russia EuroB 2021

Serbia prove too strong for Russia in Euro B opener

Serbia, in their fifth international of the year at senior and junior level, proved to be too strong for Russia in the opening match of Euro B, the hosts triumphing 66-10 at the City of Paracin Stadium,...

More coaches and match officials qualified in Russian RL


Date: 19/6/17

The RLEF has concluded a week-long technical seminar in Moscow which has resulted in the qualification of six level 1 coaches, five level 1 match officials and, significantly, three level 1 coach educators and the provisional qualification of one level 1 match official educator; providing the Russian Association of Rugby League Clubs (ARLK) with a degree of self-sufficiency.

Ukraine Rugby League 2020

Rugby league makes a comeback in Eastern Europe

There has been a gradual return to rugby league action across eastern Europe following the interruptions of coronavirus. Serbia has been in the vanguard at senior and junior level, with leading club Red Star...
Russia Rugby League

Russian Rugby League makes new friends in Hawaii

By Keith Whitelock, Date: 21/11/12

I'm not going to lie, the main reason I flew 10 hours to the beautiful islands of Hawaii was for a much needed holiday, but that didn't stop me from learning a bit from Sean the man behind the burgeoning success of our great game in Hawaii.

Ukraine vs Russia 2021

Ukraine thrash Russia 98-18 to set up Euro B decider with Serbia

Ukraine will face Serbia back at the FC Heroj Polet Stadium in Belgrade on Saturday (kick off 2pm CET) in a winner-takes-all clash to decide promotion from Euro B. Ukraine head the table after their 98-18 thrashing...
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Russian Rugby League look to build on European Shield success

By Phil Caplan, Date:18/8/13

Having emerged victorious at the culmination of the 2012-3 Rugby League European Shield - seeing off Italy, Serbia and Germany in the home and away tournament - Russia Rugby League (ARLK) are looking to further the sport in the country.

Russian Rugby League

Fireworks expected when Russia take on Ukraine in RL match

Shaun Cumming, Date: 17/4/14

Despite conflict between Russia and Ukraine seemingly increasing both on the ground and on our televisions, there is one upcoming battle between the two former Soviet nations that is unknown to most.

Serbia v Russia

Serbia claim historic first ever rugby league victory over Russia


Serbia (20) claimed an historic, first-ever victory over Russia (15) at the eighth time of asking, to secure their position at the top of European Championship B, at the Makis Stadium in Belgrade.

The 20-15 triumph, in a terrific clash, also maintained their ambition to make the European Qualifiers next year for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup.

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Re-formed and expanded Russian rugby league championship set for kick off

Date: 28/4/17

Re-formed and rejuvenated, the Russian rugby league championship is set to kick off this weekend when CSKA Moscow play Sparta from historic cathedral city Kostroma, situated 330 kilometres north east of the capital, in the Centre Conference.