Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Serbian Rugby League 2020

Support for increased domestic player quota

“Moving forward together” was the keynote from the Rugby League European Federation annual congress and ACM, held virtually on Saturday. Over 30 countries gathered online, among them Rugby Football League CEO Ralph Rimmer. The...
Serbian Rugby League

Signs of a return to rugby league activity in Europe

A round up of potential return to play activity across the RLEF regions following widespread lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, shows a varied picture. Positive signs have come from Czechia where Lukáš Hergott,...
Serbian Rugby League 2020

Twentieth Serbian Rugby League season gets underway

The 20th Serbian domestic campaign got underway with the now traditional curtain-raiser, the annual Risman Cup challenge match, at the Skolarac stadium in Ub. Team Bev – the Serbian U21s - defeated Team John, their national U19s, 28-16; Valentino Milovanović with two of the victor’s five tries.

Serbia Rugby League

Serbia’s RLWCQ chances: Canadian perspective

By Brian Lowe,

The final round of the European qualifiers for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup (RLWC) are set to get underway later this month.

Red Star Belgrade

Red Star Belgrade applies for 2020 Challenge Cup berth

As Challenge Cup final week heats up, Red Star Belgrade have revealed their intention to return to the competition next year.

Serbia Rugby League

Serbia and Jamaica coaches see value in rugby league tours

New Serbia head coach Stuart Wilkinson has reflected on his side’s two game tour against the Yorkshire Lionhearts, saying that it is the perfect platform for them to build upon. Wilkinson brings a wealth of experience to the role having previously been on the coaching staff at Leeds Rhinos and Wigan Warriors, and has international experience with Great Britain Academy, England, Wales, France and Russia.

Serbia Rugby League

Second Serbian test awaits Yorkshire Lionhearts

Serbia’s mini-tour of Yorkshire continues this week (Wednesday 10 July) with a second match against the Yorkshire Lionhearts at the Stanningley club in Leeds (kick off 7.45pm).

Serbia Rugby League

Serbia latest nation to field women’s rugby league side

Serbia will become the latest rugby league nation to field a women’s team when they face Italy in Lignano tomorrow (Saturday) as part of the sport’s international weekend.

Serbia Rugby League

New rugby league seasons kick off in Serbia and Lebanon

Date: 28/2/19

The traditional match to herald the start of the new rugby league season in Serbia, named after the Risman family, saw ‘Team John’ comprising of the Serbia U21s, defeat ‘Team Bev’ made up of their best U23s, 36-24 at the BASK Arena.

Zvezda vs Partizan

Balkan Super League expands to include first Italian club

Date: 11/2/19

Rugby league’s most geographically spread club competition, the Balkan Super League, will be further expanded when it kicks off in April 2019.