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Anasta predicts promising future for Greek Rugby League

NRL stalwart Braith Anasta has admitted that making his debut for the fledgling Greek national Rugby League side at the weekend was a highly significant moment in a glittering career. The Wests Tiger landed 46 points, courtesy of four tries and 15 goals from as many attempts, as the Greeks defeated novices Hungary 90-0 in the two nation’s first sanctioned ... Read More »

Hungary and Greece prepare for first Test match

As the 2013 Rugby League World Cup gets underway, two fledgling nations will also take their first steps in battle on Sunday in their Test match debuts and with an eye on qualifying for the 2017 global extravaganza. The clash will take place in Margit-sziget (Margaret’s Island), an entertainment and leisure park in the middle of Budapest as the underdog ... Read More »

Greek Championship kicks off

After months of preparation the inaugural Hellenic Rugby League Championship kicked off at the weekend. The opening match was played in Kifissos field, in western Athens, with the greater experience of visiting islanders Rhodes Knights overcame early resistance to defeat Pegasus Neos Kosmos 60-24. The second game, in Pantelis Nikolaidis stadium in Nikaea, Piraeus, saw Promitheas Rendi score first and ... Read More »

Greeks get ready to kick off

The Hellenic Federation of Rugby League has released the fixtures for the inaugural Greek club championship, due to kick off this weekend. Promitheas Rendi, AEK Kokkinias, Pegasus Neos Kosmos, Aris Petroupolis and Rhodes Knights will take part in the competition. A sixth club, Neapoli, will play fixtures against second XIIIs from Aris and Pegasus in a sign of the growing ... Read More »