France Announce Historic Test Match Against Jamaica

France Announce Historic Test Match Against Jamaica

As part of their warm-up for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup – where they will face Australia, England and Lebanon in the group stages – the French Rugby League Federation has announced an historic Test with Jamaica, to be

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Grandchildren Set  Up Harry Jepson Foundation

Grandchildren Set Up Harry Jepson Foundation

The name and legacy of hugely-loved and widely-respected rugby league administrator, Harry Jepson OBE, will continue with the setting up of a Foundation in his name. Hunslet-born Harry Jepson, who passed away last August, aged 96, devoted his life to

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England cruise to victory in France

England cruise to victory in France

England were too strong for France today at the Parc des Sports, winning 6-40 with seven tries, six of which were converted by Gareth Widdop. England coach Wayne Bennett selected a 17-man squad with only Stefan Ratchford on the bench

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Guisset expected to land French job

Guisset expected to land French job

Jérôme Guisset is expected to become the new head coach of France. The French Rugby League Federation had advertised for a new national team coach after recently-elected president Marc Palanques decided not to retain Warrington’s Richard Agar, who has been

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Wilson confirms England side

Wilson confirms England side

  England Under 16s Youth take on France in Pia this evening (Friday 25 March, 7.00pm) and Head Coach Danny Wilson has named his line-up for the contest. The side at the Stadia Daniel Ambert is: 1 Herbie Farnworth (Newton

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England hammer France in Leigh Test match

England hammer France in Leigh Test match

England were far too strong for France this afternoon at the Leigh Sports Village, scoring 15 tries and 12 goals to a solitary French try to steamroll their opponents 84-4. The English played some sparkling rugby at times, although the

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French Federation To Sign Historic Agreement

French Federation To Sign Historic Agreement

The French Federation (FFRXIII) has announced that on 30 October it will sign a quadripartite agreement with UNSS (Union nationale du sport scolaire) – the federation governing all school and lycee sports, USEP (Union Sportive des Ecoles Primaires) – the

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Agar praises French troops

France coach Richard Agar revealed his satisfaction after his team picked up their first win of the European Championship with a 31-14 victory over Ireland. Two tires from Catalans’ Tony Gigot helped France secure a precious win, with Catalans teammates Jordan

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Wales and France win in opening weekend of European Championship

Wales and France win in opening weekend of European Championship

Holders Scotland were downed in the defence of their European Championship title as Wales registered their first triumph since 2010, winning 18-12 in Wrexham. “I’m absolutely delighted,” said Wales coach John Kear. “In the first half we played a controlled,

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beIN SPORTS to broadcast French European Championship games

beIN SPORTS to broadcast French European Championship games

The RLEF have announced that beIN SPORTS will be an official broadcast partner of the Rugby League European Championship 2015. The channel will broadcast France’s two home matches from Albi and Avignon, and their away match against Wales in Cardiff.

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