Back to homepage

International

Italy take on BARA

Italy take on BARA

    The British Asian Rugby Association (BARA) will meet Italy on Saturday (28 May) at Hunslet Hawks’ South Leeds Stadium, writes Rob Wilkinson. The sides will contest the White Ribbon Trophy in a repeat of last year’s clash in

Read Full Article
Over  400 Children Introduced to The Game in Italy

Over 400 Children Introduced to The Game in Italy

Over 400 boys and girls between the ages of five and 16 played in a rugby league tournament in Este, introducing them to the fundamentals of the sport. The tournament worked with a number of schools in and around Padova

Read Full Article
Italy and Lebanon Revive Mediterranean Cup

Italy and Lebanon Revive Mediterranean Cup

After a ten-year hiatus, the Mediterranean Cup has been resurrected by the Italian and Lebanese rugby leagues. The teams will play in a one-off match on 11 June in Catania, Sicily, at the Centro Universitario Sportivo’s Cittadello dello Sport. In

Read Full Article
Rugby League Announces its Own Version of the Americas Cup

Rugby League Announces its Own Version of the Americas Cup

Following the success of their meetings in the Rugby League World Qualifiers last season – which saw Brian McDermott’s USA make the finals in 2017 – Canada, Jamaica and United States have unveiled a new tournament, ‘The Rugby League Americas

Read Full Article
Garry Schofield picks his England side for the Four Nations

Garry Schofield picks his England side for the Four Nations

In  last week’s League Express, controversial columnist Garry Schofield picked his current England team ahead of the end of season Four Nations. There’re some big calls made by the former Great Britain captain, but do you agree with them? Let

Read Full Article
Ireland Announced as 2016 RLEF Congress Host Nation

Ireland Announced as 2016 RLEF Congress Host Nation

The 2016 RLEF Congress will be held in Bray, outside Dublin, Ireland, between 28-30 October 2016, to coincide with Ireland’s home 2017 World Cup qualifier against Russia on 29 October in the town. RLEF chairman Maurice Watkins, CBE commented: “This

Read Full Article
Serbian U21s Victorious in Czech Republic

Serbian U21s Victorious in Czech Republic

Serbian rugby league’s future looks bright after their U21 national side confidently defeated the senior Czech team 32-4 away in Vrchlabi. Led by Partizan hooker Dario Abidinović’s  two try performance, the Serbians led 20-0 at the break, Relja Petrović and

Read Full Article
Belgium, Germany and Netherlands Announce Triangular Series Fixtures

Belgium, Germany and Netherlands Announce Triangular Series Fixtures

Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands have announced the dates of their triangular series. Germany will host the Belgians in Dusseldorf on 6 August before travelling to Rotterdam a week later for the Griffin Cup, contested annually between the two neighbours.

Read Full Article
GB Student Pioneers Announce Tour to Hungary

GB Student Pioneers Announce Tour to Hungary

The GB Student Pioneers will retain their central European flavour in 2016, having announced a tour to Hungary. It follows their successful trip last year to Bosnia and Herzegovina. The British side, which is drawn from students from four nations

Read Full Article
City Take Game 1 in Jamaica Parish of Residence Series

City Take Game 1 in Jamaica Parish of Residence Series

City, made up of players from Kingston and St Andrew, defeated St Catherine 22-16 in game one of the Parish of Residence series at the Barbican Football Field.   The two-match series will help select the best 25 players in

Read Full Article