Sunday, July 12, 2020
US RL All Stars North

Pandemic knocks USARL into touch but not full-time

Photo Credit: Gene Thorpe Photography The USA’s domestic rugby league competition should have been well and truly underway by now, but instead it has been shelved for 2020 because of the global coronavirus pandemic.
USA vs Jamaica

2020 Americas Rugby League Championship postponed

The RLEF board has announced the postponement of the 2020 Americas Championship, that was due to be played in November in Kingston Jamaica for the first time, also featuring USA, Canada and Chile. The...
California Rugby League

California Rugby League could take games out of state

By Brian Lowe, In an effort to salvage its inaugural season, the California Rugby League (CRL) is considering the option of taking games out of the golden state, and as soon as is practicably...
USA v Chile

Americas Rugby League Championship still a possibility

By Brian Lowe (Photo Credit Allene Rachel) There is a slight chance that the Rugby League Americas Championship may still go ahead as scheduled later this year. The USA Hawks, Canada...
USA Rugby League

USARL votes to suspend the 2020 season

In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the owners of the 11 teams in the USA Rugby League LLC have voted to suspend the 2020 season. With the schedule set to kick off in late May, the uncertainty of safety for players, fans and staff led to this conclusion.

USA Rugby League

Long row to hoe in a short time for new US women’s team


By Brian lowe,

The US Association of Rugby League (USARL) Inc has started to put the wheels in motion as it looks ahead to the inaugural women’s Americas Championship.

Wigan Rugby League

Copperheads fundraiser features Wigan jersey


By Brian Lowe,

As most rugby league clubs do during the offseason, and many continue do so all year long, the USARL’s Southwest Florida Copperheads are undertaking fundraising efforts to raise money for the American domestic season later this year.

USA Rugby League

Rival codes get the jump on rugby league


By Brian Lowe

Rugby League fans could be forgiven for thinking rival codes are moving ahead with plans to expand in the United States, and more particularly Los Angeles, while the 13-man code spins its wheels.

USA Rugby League All Stars

USA South All-Stars to host Jamaica A


By Brian Lowe, Photo Credit: Gene Thorpe Photography

The USA’s South All-Stars will host Jamaica A in an international representative preseason game later this spring in Florida.

Jax v Kings

US clubs better placed financially; Midwest still not ready: AGM


By Brian Lowe, (Photo: Allene Rachal)

The USA Rugby League LLC has held its annual general meeting and according to reports tabled by 10 of the league’s 11 teams in attendance in Tampa, Florida, most seem to be headed in a positive direction financially.