Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021) has announced Manchester Metropolitan University as its Official University Partner. The sponsorship will include the two organisations collaborating to deliver impactful research, integrate the world class facilities the University has with the tournament, and positively engage with a range of audiences, including the student community.
Norway and Germany have named their 19-man squads for the final game in European Championship C – North, in Porsgrunn tomorrow (Saturday) which doubles up as the next stage of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup qualifiers. The ultimate victors will face the winners of European Championship C – South, on neutral territory most likely in spring 2019.
USA and Jamaica have named 19-man squads for their clash at the Hodges Stadium, University of North Florida, Jacksonville tomorrow (Saturday, kick off time 4pm local), which will decide the eleventh nation to qualify for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup in England.
By Brian Lowe,
As we now know, the Cook Islands clinched the 16th and final berth for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup (RLWC) by downing the USA Hawks 38-16 in the world playoff game in Jacksonville, Florida, at the weekend.
The next edition of the Rugby League World Cup is to be held in 2021. The global showcase will return after a 4-year interval as it was last held in 2017. In the upcoming Rugby League World Cup to be hosted by England, a total of 16 teams will battle each other for the right to be crowned as the world champions. In this guide, we share with you all you need to know about the upcoming Rugby League World Cup.
As you’ll know all too well, we’re not long removed from the 2017 Rugby League World Cup final, where we saw England lose 6-0 to co-hosts Australia in Brisbane.
Any one of the three nations in European Championship B can win the competition, and qualify for the next stage of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup, after Russia’s win over holders Serbia at the Fily Stadium in Moscow.