21 volunteers to support RLWC2021 opening fixture

 RLWC2021 ambassador, England player and ex-soldier James Simpson launched search for “James’ Squad” – 21 volunteers to support the opening fixture and mark Armistice Day…

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World Cup projects take large grants to + £4M

LATEST CREATEDBY PROJECTS TAKE LARGE GRANT INVESTMENTS TO MORE THAN £4M New projects are announced in Bradford, Cockermouth and York – bringing the total investment…

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League Express Mailbag – Monday 1st March

HOMAGE TO A TRUE GREAT                   I was extremely upset to hear of the premature death of Matt King, who is probably the most courageous…

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Lebanon RLF reaffirm domestic quota for World Cup squad

Following a virtual meeting of the Lebanon Rugby Federation clubs to plan out a return to play in the country, a re-commitment has also been…

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Sky Sports announce new pop-up channel for Betfred Super League

Sky Sports, Betfred Super League’s broadcast partner, has today announced a pop-up channel dedicated to the sport of rugby league. Ahead of the new season…

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ARLC record a full-year deficit of $24.7 million

The Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) advised Members at today’s Annual General Meeting, that the game had completed the COVID-19-impacted season financially stronger than anticipated….

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Keighley Cougars support LBGTQ+ progress

Keighley Cougars have incorporated the LGBTQ+ Progress flag onto their 2021 playing kits, making them the first professional sports team in the world to do…

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Wales Rugby League undergoes a change of direction

Just over a year in the job Wales Rugby League CEO, Gareth Kear, has re-prioritized the organisation, setting it on what he believes will be…

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Super League referee James Child speaks publicly about being gay

“James Child hopes his interview with the BBC’s LGBT Sport Podcast, which was broadcast this morning, is another step in taking the sting out of…

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Brazil RL announce new sponsor for 2021, `Chasing Roos’

The team at ‘Chasing Roos’ are delighted to announce that they have come on board as a sponsor of Brazil Rugby League for 2021. Brazil…

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