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Philippines based Development Officer aiming to grow rugby league locally

Date: 22/09/2015

“Good afternoon all the way from Manila.

I’m Timothy Buipe 27 years of age, I have been playing Rugby League since I was in high School in Papua New Guinea (PNG). I always play Center # 3.

I came to the Philippines to study, and enrolled at Adamson University in 2013 and was studying Customs Administration. Due to a financial set back with sponsors I withdrew from studies and started a small computer shop with my Filipina girlfriend here at Pasay City.

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Philippines reach the Semi Final of the Cabramatta International Rugby League 9s

By Erick Elefante Date: 9/2/15

The Philippine Airlines (PAL) Tamaraws again entered 4 teams in the Cabramatta International 9s tournament held at St Mary’s Rugby League club on the weekend.

Teams 3 and 4 reached the quarter finals and Teams 1 and 2 the Semifinals.

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Junior Tamaraws Run Riot against Thailand Stars whilst their Senior counterparts hold their own against Niue

By Michael Holt, Date: 10/10/14 (Photos By Jeff Kan)

On the eve of the biggest Rugby League event of the year the NRL Grand Final, on Saturday the 4th of October, 3 League minnows were preparing for history in the Western Sydney suburb of Wentworthville.

The canteen area of the stadium had gone from the traditional Aussie smells of sausage sangas and steak sandwiches, to the streets of Manila and Bangkok with Pork Adobo and Pad Thai filling the air.

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Filipinos making more Asian Rugby League History at 9s

Philippines Rugby LeagueBy Erick Elefante 4/2/14 

Ever since their first appearance in the Cabramatta International 9s tournament on the 4th February 2012, the Philippines National Rugby League (PNRL) keeps on making Rugby League history.

In their 3rd appearance at Saturday’s 1st of February Cabramatta International 9s, the PNRL entered four teams in the tournament:

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