Saturday, November 28, 2020
Rugby League World Cup 2021

The RFL is delighted to host Rugby League World Cup in 2021


Date: 17/10/16

• 31 match tournament due to be held at twelve stadiums across the country
• Women’s 2021 World Cup and Wheelchair 2021 World Cup also awarded to England
• England beat off competition from the USA/Canada, who have been awarded the 2025 World Cup

Canada Rugby League

Canada’s path to the 2021 Rugby League World Cup announced

Date: 29/9/18

Canada’s Wolverines will face Jamaica first up in an attempt to qualify for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup in England, while the USA will take on newcomers Chile, the first South American representatives.

England to host RLWC2021 – North America recommended for RLWC2025

Date: 27/10/16

The Rugby League International Federation (RLIF) is delighted to announce that England has been awarded the rights to stage the 2021 Rugby League Men’s and Women’s World Cups.

2021 Rugby League World Cup

Rugby League World Cup 2021 announces official University partner

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.

Greek Rugby League

2021 Rugby League World Cup qualifier – Greece 56 Norway 26

A dominant first half, which saw them 32-0 ahead at the break, saw Greece qualify for the final stages of the 2021 World Cup European qualifiers, where they will face Scotland and Russia, with the top two sides advancing. They were also crowned European Championship C winners.

2021 Rugby League World Cup

Greece secure narrow win over Ukraine in 2021 RLWC qualifier

Date: 9/9/18

A Jordan Meads penalty goal, as part of the Greece skipper’s 16 point tally, just saw his side home with a narrow 28-26 win in the Dinamo Stadium, Kharkiv against Ukraine. If the Greeks now earn a point at home to Malta in Athens, they will take the European Championship C – South crown, and play either Germany or Norway from the North group in a play-off for the next round of European 2021 World Cup qualifying matches, in 2019.