The Board of the Rugby League World Cup 2021 met for the first time last week in MediaCityUK, Salford, discussing a number of important topics including the ongoing process for selection of the venues for the Men’s, Women’s and Wheelchair World Cup.
Date: 21/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)
Mate Ma’a Tonga coach Kristian Woolf will inject hard-running front rower Sio Siau Taukeiaho into Saturday’s Rugby League World Cup semi-final in Auckland.
The Rugby League World Cup 2017 is pleased to announce that the first match in Papua New Guinea between the PNG Kumuls and Wales at Oil Search National Football Stadium has sold out.
The Rugby League International Federation today announced that Australia and New Zealand were the successful bidders to host the 2017 RLIF World Cup. The joint bid was one of two bids, with South Africa being the other nation bidding for the honors to host this prestigious event.
By John Davidson, (RLP RLWC Correspondent) Date: 19/11/13
A repeat of the 2008 World Cup semi-final and the second Group A match at this World Cup will see the Kangaroos take on Fiji again for the right to play at Old Trafford.
Wembley will be the scene for this blockbuster clash.
USA Hawks and Jamaica have named their 19-man squads for the opening match in the Firehouse Subs World Cup Qualifiers – Americas, which kicks off tomorrow (4th December) at the Hodges Stadium, University of North Florida, in Jacksonville.
The hosts, who are aiming to achieve a second successive qualification - having made it to the quarter finals of the last Rugby League World Cup in 2103 - have enlisted Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott in their quest.
Date: 20/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)
The RLWC2017 tonight announced a fan day will be held in Auckland on Tuesday for Rugby League supporters in New Zealand to celebrate Tonga’s first World Cup semi-final berth after their 24-22 quarter-final thriller over Lebanon in Christchurch tonight.
Following the draw for the final European qualifying groups for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup - undertaken by St Helens’ international stars Tommy Makinson, Regan Grace and Theo Fages - the dates have been confirmed for next year’s fixtures.