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South Africa to host World Cup qualifiers against Lebanon

South Africa to host World Cup qualifiers against Lebanon

🕔09:39, 23.Jul 2015

The venue and format for the Middle East Africa qualifier for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup has changed. The contest between Lebanon and South Africa, which will determine the eighth nation of 14 to go to the finals in

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PNG will “hunt down, kill and eat” Australian players

PNG will “hunt down, kill and eat” Australian players

🕔11:14, 22.Jul 2015

A Papua New Guinea MP has told parliament that the country’s national rugby league team is ready to “hunt down, kill and eat” Australian players. Ben Micah, who is the state enterprise minister for Papua New Guinea, told the rest

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Marshall angrily denies website reports over Scotland

Marshall angrily denies website reports over Scotland

🕔10:13, 21.Jul 2015

New Zealand and St George half-back Benji Marshall has hit out at reports from a website suggesting he is interested in playing for Scotland. The UK website noted that Marshall had met with Scotland coach Steve McCormack – something he

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Italy win in Ukraine to bolster World Cup hopes

Italy win in Ukraine to bolster World Cup hopes

🕔09:37, 19.Jul 2015

An early, six-minute, genuine hat trick from Lions Brescia winger Nicola Bellotti and a second half shut out of the hosts, ensured that Italy will take their place in the 2016 European Qualifiers for the following year’s World Cup, after

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USA chooses 35-man squad for Canada series

USA chooses 35-man squad for Canada series

🕔12:09, 18.Jul 2015

After six weeks of USARL competition, the growing strength of the domestic game in the USA has been illustrated in the initial 35-man Hawks train-on squad, which has been named to face Canada for a two-game series in September and

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Scotland to open Euro Championship defence against Wales at Wrexham

Scotland to open Euro Championship defence against Wales at Wrexham

🕔10:01, 12.Jul 2015

The full schedule of matches for the European Championship Rounds 1, 2, and 3, to be played in October / November 2015 was published on Sunday morning. SCOTLAND will open their defence of the title when they face Wales in

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2015 R.L.E.F. Congress

2015 R.L.E.F. Congress

🕔15:00, 10.Jul 2015

A total of 19 nations – 11 full, five affiliate and three observer – attended the 2015 Rugby League European Federation (RLEF) Congress, including the annual Council meeting, which was held for the first time in Eastern Europe, with the Serbian Rugby

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USA a sleeping giant, admits McDermott

USA a sleeping giant, admits McDermott

🕔10:08, 9.Jul 2015

Leeds Rhinos coach, Brian McDermott has admitted that he is excited about his new role in charge of the USA.  When it comes to Rugby League the country is a “sleeping giant”, he says. To start the new coaching role

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McDermott backs McNamara to remain England coach

McDermott backs McNamara to remain England coach

🕔14:11, 8.Jul 2015

Leeds Rhinos coach, Brian McDermott believes that England coach, Steve McNamara should remain in the position beyond the end of this season. McNamara is out of contract with England at the end of the coming season, but McDermott – who

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Russians beat Ukraine in Belgrade

Russians beat Ukraine in Belgrade

🕔08:41, 5.Jul 2015

In extremely hot conditions, in neutral Belgrade, Russia secured their place in the 2016 European Qualifiers for the 2017 World Cup with a hard fought win over Ukraine. The Bears were deserving winners but were made to work for victory

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