Raiders Rugby League Academy have won the Laureane Biville tournament, the first-ever women’s competition held in Cameroon, staged at the Stade de Mat Genie in the capital Yaoundé
In a bid to attract a generation of new players and combat a rise in crime from young people in inner cities, the UK has created a new form of rugby. It works under the same premise as T20 Cricket, so it is a cut-down, faster to play and easier to understand version of the sport that importantly can be played without posts. It will make its debut at the O2 Arena in London in October this year and will be supported by many big names from the game as bets.co.za reports.
Rugby is for everyone. There is no reason that a person can’t enjoy rugby in one form or another. Many people will say that they are too old to play or they don’t know the rules; they don’t know where to find a team or they don’t know how to play. None of these excuses hold up under examination.
The inaugural Cameroon Rugby League XIII champions have been crowned at the end of the opening season after Black Boys De Douala defeated Taureau RL 10-0 in the men’s Grand Final, and Rock defeated Raiders 4-0 in the women’s.
Albania has become the 39th member nation of the RLEF after they were granted Observer status, further strengthening the sport in the Balkans.