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Ashurst Backs Serbian Rugby League

Ashurst Backs Serbian Rugby League

“Rugby League is going global and there’s no turning back,” claims Bill Ashurst, the former Wigan and Wakefield great and ex-Penrith Panthers back rower, Bill Ashurst, after recently visiting Serbia. Ashurst, who made three appearances for Great Britain in the

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Jamie Peacock handed England role for Four Nations

Jamie Peacock handed England role for Four Nations

Hull KR Head of Rugby Jamie Peacock MBE has been added to Wayne Bennett’s staff as England Team Manager for this year’s Four Nations. The former Great Britain and England forward will be responsible for team planning and logistics, day-to-day management

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Second German Tournament Held in Paderborn

Paderborn played host to the second Rugby League match day in Germany, with over 40 players once again making the journey from all over the country.  Tremendous commitment was shown, especially by the teams from Karlshöfen, Bremen and Berlin, who

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England Lionhearts Win 18s Belgrade Trophy

England Lionhearts Win 18s Belgrade Trophy

England Lionhearts (North West) were triumphant in the four nation Belgrade Trophy for U18s, beating hosts Serbia in the final. The English select won 46-4 at FC Radniki, with Lebanon taking third place after defeating Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Vitez. “We

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France (FFRXIII) Elects New President

France (FFRXIII) Elects New President

Marc Palanques is the new Federation Française de Rugby a Treize president, the federation’s 15th leader, following elections held this weekend. Twenty-four directors have also been elected from whom an executive committee will be appointed under Palanques, who will resign

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Warrington star keen to impress Bennett ahead of Four Nations

Warrington star keen to impress Bennett ahead of Four Nations

Warrington Wolves fullback Stefan Ratchford has said that he hopes his versatility could work in his favour ahead of this year’s Four Nations. Ratchford was amongst the 31-man group who met with Wayne Bennett earlier this month as he bids

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International U18 Tournament for Belgrade Trophy begins today

International U18 Tournament for Belgrade Trophy begins today

Four nations meet in the capital of Serbia over the next three days to contest the Belgrade trophy for U18s.  Serbia, England Lionhearts (North West), Lebanon and Bosnia & Hertzegovina’s Vitez will do battle. The semi finals today are being

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Canada RLA link up with Touch Canada Inc. to spread the sport

Canada RLA link up with Touch Canada Inc. to spread the sport

CRLA and Touch Canada Inc. (‘Touch Canada’) have announced their intention to enter into a formal partnership that will see a new programme established, with both organizations aiming to have rugby balls in the hands of all ages, and especially children, across Canada. Touch Rugby is derived from league training drills and

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England to bid for 2021 Rugby League World Cup

England to bid for 2021 Rugby League World Cup Updated

The RFL has today confirmed that it will bid for England to host the Rugby League World Cup in 2021. Following what was widely regarded as the most successful Rugby League World Cup ever in 2013, the RFL revealed their

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Morris brothers would not be allowed to switch to England

Morris brothers would not be allowed to switch to England

NRL brothers Josh and Brett Morris will NOT be allowed to switch their allegiances to England for this year’s Four Nations. It had been speculated that new England coach Wayne Bennett had met with the duo along with several other

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