Competitive Rugby League returns to Germany

Under the watchful eye of newly appointed NRLD performance director Andy Hay, and for the first time in two seasons because of the pandemic, domestic…

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Treiziste Diary: French Elite 1 smaller but stronger for new season

Rugby League World’s Treiziste Diarist, Pierre Carcau, looks ahead to a new domestic season in France, with an Elite Championship that has reduced in size…

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Serbia, Russia and Ukraine back in Rugby League action in October

Details of European Rugby League’s second tier competition, Euro B, have been confirmed, which will see it taking place from 3-9 October 2021, in Belgrade….

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‘CREATED BY’ RLWC2021 social impact programmes paused

‘CREATED BY’ RLWC2921APPLICATIONS PAUSED as RLWC2021 Social Impact programmes continue to flourish. Twelve new ‘CreatedBy’ small scale projects, valuing £98,756, have been given the go-ahead…

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France needs the World Cup … and the NRL too!

Rugby League World’s Treiziste Diarist Pierre Carcau offers a French perspective on the Australian NRL’s influence on Rugby League, following the postponement of this year’s…

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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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