Palestine Rugby League recognised by home Olympic Committee

Palestine RL, based in Bethlehem and formed in 2014, has been formally recognised by the country’s Olympic Committee. “This is a significant development for us…

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Libya awarded observer status by RLEF

Libya is the latest nation to receive Observer status from the Rugby League European Federation, which administers the sport in Africa. With two clubs established…

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Spain Rugby League head coach steps down

Darren Fisher, head coach of Spain’s national men’s rugby league team, has stood down after close on six years in post, which has seen the…

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Caribbean Maritime University retain JRLA Intercollegiate 9s title

CMU Spartans have retained the JRLA Intercollegiate 9s, held at the UWI Mona Bowl and which kicked off the ninth college season, beating Excelsior Community…

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WC qualifier on a boggy pitch : Ireland 25 Italy 4

Ireland again kept their opponents to one try in a match played in teeming rain in Santry near Dublin, victory earning them a higher ranking…

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Greece trounce Serbia in WC qualifier : 82 – 6 in Belgrade

A ruthless, 16-try display saw Greece claim the 15th and penultimate place in the 2021 World Cup – ensuring their debut in the global competition…

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World Cup qualifier : Italy 34 – Spain 4

Italy qualified for the 2021 World Cup with a six-try performance despite being down to 12 men for most of the second half, after centre…

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Plucky Spain succumb to Ireland pressure : 8 points to 42

2021 RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP QUALIFIER POOL A – SPAIN 8 IRELAND 42 – Report Four tries in the closing 14 minutes inflated Ireland’s margin…

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South Africa to host 2020 MEA Championship

South Africa have won the bid to host the men’s 2020 Middle East and Africa Championship, which will take place in Pretoria next October. The…

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Netherlands bid for Wolfpack Super League game

With their early season fixtures in Betfred Super League 2020 set to go ‘on the road’ because of the climate in Toronto, the promoted Wolfpack…

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