Monday, October 3, 2022
2018 Pacific Test

Fans Okay with Mid-Season Games in Aus: Poll

A series of mid-season internationals involving teams from a host of different countries have been played in Australia, rather than in those home nations, and according to a survey by Rugby League Planet, most fans are okay...

June 2022 Rugby League Internationals locked in

The Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) has confirmed the return of the international game, with a Representative Round in June that will feature Ampol State of Origin and a Pacific Test double header. The...
Combined Nations All Stars

Squad announced for 2022 combined Nations All Stars

Ellery Hanley MBE today announces a squad of 29 players who are currently in his plans following his appointment as Head Coach of the Combined Nations All Stars team who will face England in a Mid-Season International...
Philippines v Portugal 2013 International 9's

IRL World Rankings: How realistic are they?

The latest IRB world rankings came out on December 10th and show the top four countries, in order, New Zealand, England, Tonga and Australia. The IRL states on its website that world rankings are...
European Rugby League Ball

Reaction from Euro nations to new Rugby League world rankings

Following the release of the new men’s, women’s and wheelchair world rankings by the IRL, there has been some significant movement for some European nations. In the men’s, Serbia – who played the most Test fixtures in...
NZ Ferns RLWC 2017

Fetu Samoa Invitational take on Kiwi Ferns this Saturday at Mt Smart Stadium 4pm...

Newly appointed Head Coach Ricky Henry has named 11 debutantes for the much-anticipated International against Fetu Samoa Invitational on Saturday, November 7 at Mt Smart Stadium in Auckland (4:00 pm kick-off local time). The...
Joseph Paulo

Paulo hoping to again represent Samoa at RLWC 2021

A little over a year from now the 2021 Rugby League World Cup (RLWC) is scheduled to be held and everything being equal, depending on how the world handles COVID-19 between now and then, it should come...
Samoa Rugby League local 2020

Pandemic can’t stop rugby league in Samoa

Photo Credit: Samoa Rugby League While the global pandemic has put a big dampener on rugby league activities in many parts of the world, that is not the case in Samoa.
Toa Samoa

2019 Oceania Cup Preview – Toa Samoa

By Ben Ryder

With the second round of Oceania Cup games scheduled in October/November 2019, Rugby League Planet takes an in-depth look at each competing island nation and what the game of Rugby League is doing for them, as well as their strengths, weaknesses, and the nations chances at winning their respective pools.

This week it’s Toa Samoa

Samoa Rugby League

Samoa name team for 2018 Pacific Test

Date: 17/6/18 Samoa have named their squad for the Pacific Test taking place on Saturday at Campbelltown Stadium in Sydney's South West. Toa will be looking to right a wrong on Saturday after going down to Tonga in their...