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Ciencias Valencia claim inaugural Spanish Rugby League Cup

Espana Rugby LeagueDate: 30/6/14

Ciencias Valencia have picked up their first silverware, winning the inaugural Spanish Cup on a sweltering afternoon in the city.

The final of the six-team tournament was a triangular competition of three 40 minute games, also involving Alcoià Comtat de Alicante and newly-crowned league champions Irreductibles Edetans.

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Irreductibles Edetans take inaugural Spanish RL Championship

Espana Rugby LeagueDate: 17/6/14

Irreductibles Edetans have won the first-ever Spanish ‘Campeonato Nacional de Liga’, finishing top of the league ladder by two points from Ciencias Rugby Valencia.

Four teams played six matches each from March to June, with only four points separating them after the final round of games.

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First rugby league club established in Madrid

Espana Rugby LeagueDate: 29/5/14

The AERL - Spanish Association of Rugby League – has announced the creation of a seventh club and the first in the capital, Griffons RL Madrid.

The side is the first to be run by the AERL delegation in the region, their plan being to form another two or three teams - including within the university sector - to rival the expanding Valencia-Alicante group in 2015.

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Spanish revel in first rugby league test win

Espana Rugby LeagueDate: 28/5/14

Coach Darren Fisher and skipper Aitor Davila have been reflecting on Spain’s entry in to the rugby league Test arena, which saw them beat Belgium 12-10 on Saturday in Brussels, in their first international hit out.

With six clubs having been formed this year in their domestic competition, the result has proved to be a big boost to the development of the sport in the country.

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