• England men’s team to kick-off tournament against Samoa at St James’ Park, Newcastle on October 23, 2021
• England women’s team will take on Brazil on November 9, 2021 in Leeds with the England wheelchair team drawn to face Australia on November 11, 2021 in London
Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021) can confirm the appointment of Robert Sullivan as one of the tournament’s independent non-executive directors, completing the RLWC2021 board.
- Master craftsmen Thomas Fattorini have designed and made the new trophy
- A skillfully crafted ribbon celebrating the sport surrounds the new trophy
Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021) and International Rugby League (IRL) have today revealed the creation of a new Rugby League Wheelchair World Cup trophy ahead of tournament 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.
Cook Islands head coach Tony Iro was a relieved man after his side claimed the 16th and final qualifying berth for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup in England, following a 38-16 win over the United States at the University of North Florida Ground in Jacksonville.
By Brian Lowe,
The USA Hawks have named their 19-man squad for Saturday’s world playoff game against the Cook Islands for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup (RLWC).
2021 RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP QUALIFIER POOL A – IRELAND 25 ITALY 4 - Report
Ireland again kept their opponents to one try in a match played in teeming rain in Santry near Dublin, victory earning them a higher ranking in the main World Cup draw at the end of the month, both nations having already booked their passage to England in 2021.
The USA Hawks and Cook Islands Kukis have announced their squads for the qualification game to decide the 16th and final place at Rugby League World Cup 2021. The game will be held in Jacksonville, Florida on November 16th.
By Brian Lowe, (Photo Credit: NRL Photos)
Much to the delight of rugby league fans worldwide, there is a lot of international football going on right now.