Rugby League emergence in Bulgaria continues, despite defeat to Serbia

RUGBY LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL – BULGARIA 16 SERBIA 28 In only their third international, Bulgaria put in a spirited performance to run a young Serbia side…

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Farewell Folau: The sporting redemption that went bad

Rugby League World’s Treiziste Diarist Pierre Carcau reflects on the failed sporting redemption of Israel Folau, following a controversial parting of the ways with Catalans…

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First rugby league international of 2021 sees Bosnia & Herzegovina make their bow

A young Serbian side posted nine tries to run out 50-4 winners away in Bosnia & Herzegovina at the NK Rijeka ground in Vitez, in…

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Treiziste Diary: Could its own history help create a better future for French Rugby League?

Rugby League World’s Treiziste Diarist Pierre Carcau asks if French Rugby League makes enough of its own eventful history as a means of building its…

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Treiziste Diary: Is Rugby League still under enemy fire in France?

Rugby League World’s Treiziste Diarist Pierre Carcau on changing attitudes in French rugby circles and how some are struggling to come to terms with improving…

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Treiziste Diary: Tackling a cross-code blindspot

Rugby League World’s Treiziste Diarist, Pierre Carcau, offers an insight into the way the French media suffers a persistent one-way blindness when it comes to…

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Codes of difference in France

Rugby League World’s regular Treiziste Diarist, Pierre Carcau, assesses a key difference between the two rugby codes in France. If you are a Rugby League…

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A Saint in Wigan

It’s Zammit with a Zee not Sammut with an S. Meet the latest Maltese international to ply their trade in the north of England, this…

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French Rugby League winning the survival challenge

Rugby League World’s regular Treiziste Diarist, Pierre Carcau, reviews the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on Rugby League in France. The height of the Covid-19…

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The Heart Does Go On: Remembering Natalie Harrowell

The start of the new Women’s Super League may have been delayed along with every other part of the game for now, but when it…

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