Saturday, May 8, 2021
USARL Management 2021

USARL cites dialogue with NARL as the best option

The national governing body that oversees rugby league’s domestic clubs competition in the United States has cited the need to open a dialogue with the new kids on the block as a way of trying to reach...
United States

Does America have a big enough audience for two rugby league tournaments?

2021 seems to be the year for unsanctioned breakaway competitions in the world of sport. Indeed, the hole left in the finances of many sporting institutions around the world has led to opportunism like never seen before...
North America Rugby League

Many unanswered questions about new league in North America

The newly formed North American Rugby League (NARL) made a low-key announcement about its arrival via social media on March 31. The NARL’s website states that it will host a 14-team competition bringing together...
USA Rugby League

JOINT STATEMENT FROM THE US ASSOCIATION OF RUGBY LEAGUE Inc. AND USA RUGBY LEAGUE...

The US Association of Rugby League Inc. (USARL Inc.) is the National Governing Body (NGB) & International Rugby League (IRL) Member. The USA Rugby League LLC (USARL LLC) is a Member of the USARL Inc. and have...
Salt Lake City

Utah prepare for rugby league clash against California

As RugbyLeaguePlanet reported exclusively in March, the very first interstate game between California and Utah is set to be played at the end of May. The date and venue for the match to be...
North America Rugby League

Launch of new North American Rugby League

A new North American professional rugby league competition launched on March 31 called North American Rugby League. NARL will be a 14-team competition that will play its first round of games on the weekend of June 19,...
US Sac v E Palo Alto

Successful start for California Rugby League

Photo Credit: David Barpal California Rugby League (CRL) has successfully staged a series of exhibition games in the San Francisco Bay Area. Five teams took part in a series of...
Columbus Voyagers Rugby League Club

Ohio-based Columbus Voyagers Ready to play

Despite the global pandemic having stifled any regular domestic competition in the United States during the past 12 months, one new club in the Midwest has its sights set on getting on the field this year as...
Sacramento v E Palo Alto

Rugby League on US west coast rolls on into 2021

Photo Credit: California Rugby League As all indications point to a more positive trend in the US in the fight against the global pandemic, the sport of rugby league is making headway out on...
USA Redtails

New name for USA women’s national team

The USA women’s national rugby league team will now be known as the Redtails. USA Women’s Rugby League (USAWRL) Inc asked for and was given approval this month by both USA Rugby League (USARL)...