New Zealand draw level with Olympic Park victory over England

New Zealand won a dour encounter 9-2 against England today at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London in the first major Rugby League game to be played at the new venue which attracted a respectable capital city attendance of 44,393 spectators. It was a major disappointment for England, whose attack never sparked and who were denied a try…

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Convincing win over hosts South Africa for Lebanon (12-40) in RLWC Qualifier, GAME 1

Lebanon are in pole position to contest their first Rugby League World Cup since 2000, after a convincing first leg win over hosts South Africa in Brakpan, near Pretoria In the searing heat, the Cedars ran in seven tries, three to experienced winger Travis Robinson, while classy half back James Boustani landed six goals. “We’ve been training together for five…

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Ireland End Scotland’s Hopes of Retaining the European Championship

IRELAND END SCOTLAND’S HOPES OF RETAINING RUGBY LEAGUE EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP A late try from Ireland fullback Scott Grix consigned Scotland to a 24-22 defeat in an entertaining Rugby League European Championship clash at Galashiels. After trailing at the break, a second half comeback edged Scotland ahead, but Grix’s late weaving score clinched victory for the visitors and consigned the Scots…

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Printable club-by-club 2016 fixtures from all three tiers

As promised in this week’s League Express, we have created special fixture cards that you can download and print completely free of charge. No matter who you support – whether it’s Super League champions St Helens or League One newcomers Toulouse Olympique – you can find their 2016 regular season fixtures here and print them for your own use. Please…

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