Monday, September 21, 2020
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...
USA V Canada Rugby League

Push to establish Rugby League Americas Confederation to capitalise on growth

Photo Credit: Carolyn Ritchie All four Americas nations that took part in the Rugby League European Confederation (RLEF) annual congress meeting are in lockstep over the need for the creation of a new...
Cleveland v NOVA in rugby league exhibition match

NOVA Eagles show class in Cleveland exhibition game

Photo Credit: Cleveland Rugby League It wasn’t so much about the score as it was about introducing rugby league to Cleveland as the more experienced Northern Virginia (NOVA) Eagles outplayed the home team 72-18...
Cleveland Rugby League

Rugby League to debut in Cleveland USA

In the scheme of things, rugby league’s upcoming debut in Cleveland has come about in a reasonably short period of time. The newly formed Cleveland Rugby League is due to host USA Rugby League (USARL) club team...
Ontario v Chicago

Midwest Rugby League scraps plans for 2020 season

Photo Credit: Carolyn Ritchie The global pandemic has thrown a major spanner in the works of plans to establish rugby league in another part of the United States with the Midwest Rugby League (MWRL)...
United States

US women’s rugby league program forges ahead

The recently formed USA Women’s Rugby League (USAWRL) has taken the bit between its teeth and is moving ahead with its development plans despite the sport having been shut down across America in 2020 due to the...
California Rugby League

Rugby Stars showcase game in California being discussed

The fledgling California Rugby League (CRL) is continuing to explore ways to bring the game to life in 2020 despite limitations brought on by the coronavirus global pandemic. Following Rugby League Planet’s exclusive article...
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...