Saturday, November 28, 2020
Samoa Rugby League

Samoa announce 24-man squad for 2017 Rugby League World Cup


Date: 6/10/17

Tim Lafai and Frank Winterstein have been called into the Toa Samoa squad for the Rugby League World Cup after two unexpected changes were forced on coach Matt Parish, with Sione Mata’utia and Tautau Moga withdrawing due to injury.

Amy Hardcastle

England Women’s squad named for Women’s Rugby League World Cup

Date: 9/10/17 (Picture Amy Hardcastle)

England Women Head Coach Chris Chapman has named a 23-strong squad for the Women’s Rugby League World Cup which takes place in Australia in November and December.

Aaron Zimmerle

Two 2021 RLWC Qualifiers should come from Americas

By Brian Lowe, Date: 10/2/2016

In the wake of the news from the Rugby League International Federation (RLIF) that the number of teams competing at the 2021 World Cup will be increased by two, there has been a lot of discussion about where those extra teams should come from and the Americas are in that conversation.

2013 RLWC

Building on RLWC quarters quest where now for Scotland and USA?

By John Davidson, (RLP RLWC Correspondent) Date: 21/11/13

The Tomahawks and the Bravehearts have shocked and pleasantly surprised at this World Cup but the hard work starts now.

The USA and Scotland may have both gone out at the quarter-final stage, to heavyweights Australia and New Zealand, but they certainly made their mark on this tournament.

Gnoll Tigers

Neath school children hold the Rugby League World Cup

By Ian Golden, Date: 12/3/13

School children from Neath got their hands on the Rugby League World Cup recently when the famous old trophy made a whistle-stop tour around Wales.

The trophy was only in the area for a few hours, so two schools, Neath Primary and Tonnau Primary, were selected at random to have the 59-year old piece of silverware at their establishments.


Malta and Ukraine on road to 2021 RLWC Preview

Date: 29/6/18

Two more nations start on the road to the 2021 Rugby League World Cup when the southern section of European Championship C kicks off tomorrow (Saturday) with Malta hosting Ukraine at the Marsa Sports Complex (kick off 5pm local time); Greece are the other nation in the group.


Pacific Events in Hamilton to mark Samoa-Tonga Match

Date 4/10/17

Hamilton is staging a weekend of Pasifika events to celebrate Pacific culture and the blockbuster Rugby League World Cup (RLWC2017) match between Samoa and Tonga on November 4 at Waikato Stadium.

New Zealand vs Scotland 2017 RLWC

Match Report: New Zealand 74 hammer Scotland 6



Date: 4/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)

The Kiwis amassed a staggering 14 tries as they blew Scotland away in a performance that will leave the rest of the competition weary of having to encounter a side now beaming with confidence.

Roger Tuivasa-Sheck at his old school in Mayfield

Tuivasa-Sheck returns to former school to support RLWC2017 student competition

Date: 20/6/17 (photo Credit William Booth / )

New Zealand representative Roger Tuivasa-Sheck is supporting Rugby League World Cup 2017’s call for teachers to put their students in the draw for a once in a lifetime opportunity by registering for the Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) Education Resource.

New Zealand Rugby League

Kidwell names Adam Blair as new Kiwis captain for RLWC2017

Date: 29/5/17

Kiwis Coach David Kidwell announced Adam Blair as the new captain to lead New Zealand at the Rugby League World Cup 2017.