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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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Yorkshire Lionhearts Prevail in Serbia

Yorkshire Lionhearts Prevail in Serbia

A try five minutes from time by Michael Embleton saw the Yorkshire Lionhearts defeat Serbia 16-14 in a no-holds-barred battle, in heavy showers at the FK Radnički stadium in Belgrade.  “It’s a shame that we didn’t secure the win, even

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Widdop not moved by Bennett’s recruitment drive

Widdop not moved by Bennett’s recruitment drive

St George and England half-back Gareth Widdop has insisted that he’s open to Wayne Bennett’s reported attempts to lure a number of NRL players into an England shirt for the end-of-season Four Nations tournament. Bennett has attracted criticism in recent

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Hodkinson holds talks with Bennett about representing England

Hodkinson holds talks with Bennett about representing England

Newcastle Knights player Trent Hodkinson has held talks with Wayne Bennett about representing England in this year’s Four Nations tournament. Hodkinson, who has made six appearances for New South Wales’ State of Origin team, qualifies for England through his father. Should

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Valencia to Host World Cup Qualifier

Valencia to Host World Cup Qualifier

Following on from Monza staging a match in this autumn’s Rugby League World Cup European qualifiers, in another first for the sport, Valencia is set to host a tie, with Quatre Carreres announced as the venue for Spain’s Pool B

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Bennett wants mid-season Test

Bennett wants mid-season Test

England head coach Wayne Bennett has proposed a mid-season test to take place in 2017. Mid-season internationals were the norm until The RFL scrapped them in 2013 following low interest in the England v Exiles concept, which had originally replaced

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Serbia Prepare to Face Touring Lionhearts

Serbia Prepare to Face Touring Lionhearts

Serbia Rugby League has moved into the second phase of their preparations for this autumn’s European World Cup Qualifiers, against Wales and Italy, with a week-long training camp in Belgrade for the national squad followed by an international against the

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Serbian task for Tykes

Serbian task for Tykes

    Yorkshire Lionhearts are in Belgrade this weekend for two key fixtures. The Lionhearts meet Belgrade tomorrow (Saturday 25 June) and face the Serbia national team on Monday (27 June). The squad of 21 players is coached by Lee

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Stompers make Decisive Start in Season Opener

Stompers make Decisive Start in Season Opener

Malta RL side, Sliema Stompers had the best of the opening night to the 2016 summer season, shooting to the top of the table after winning both their games in a festival played at the Balzan FC Ground in the

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