By Alan Towle
Australian Aboriginals 12 (00) vs. BARLA Great Britain Lions 52 (28)
The BARLA Great Britain Lions recorded a second victory on tour with a resounding Test Match win against a very physical & robust Aboriginals side and the scoreline doesn’t match the effort the hosts put in. As poor as the Lions were in their opening victory of the tour at against Coffs Harbour Comets they brought their A game...
From Phil Caplan, RLEF Media
The England-Midlands U18s depart for Belgrade, Serbia on Thursday 15th August where they face Germany and the hosts at the Rugby League European Federation Youth Festival. The Midlands select played at the same event in 2012 where they faced Lebanon and Serbia.
“The experience last year left a lasting impression on many young players,” commented David Butler who will manage the tour....
From Anthony Micallef (MRL)
Images: Matthew Scerri.
Few expected the type of match we experienced recently at Pembroke’s Melita Football Ground. An end to end game that had everything from scintillating attack to bruising defence.
Malta didn’t start the way they wanted to with a dropped ball on halfway late in their first set. However the British Mercians dropped the ball in their ensuing set and then gave Malta...
By Daniel Andruczyk
2013 is shaping up to be a huge year for Rugby League internationally. Not only do we have the first grade world cup for the men, but there are five other world cups being played as well: Women’s, Wheelchair, Students, Armed Forces and Police Forces. Though there is a website (see here) it seems that they get a small showing on the various media outlets and as always we down play them. So here...
More news from Europe with the Ukrainians completing the RLEF technical strategy and the Germans and Warrington link starting to provide dividends for Rugby League Deutschland.
UKRAINE RL COMPLETES RUGBY LEAGUE EUROPEAN FEDERATION TECHNICAL STRATEGY
From Phil Caplan, RLEF
Ukraine became the latest country to complete its tutor training programme under the RLEF’s three-year Technical Strategy, which is...
By Daniel Andruczyk
More developments in 2013 as the big year in Rugby League kicks off. The USARL 9s is firming up as we anticipate that information from the USARL on this years events will come forward soon. I hear that there are a few details that need to be finalised. In the UK there has been some worry that the Salford City reds will soon close their doors, but seems that there may be a saviour on the...
Via the Rugby Football League
The video campaign that is associated with the ‘Rugby League of the Extraordinary’ campaign in the UK has also come out. I think its pretty cool. Well done RFL!
Rugby League of the Extraordinary!
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Via the Rugby Football League, UK
The RFL has today launched a pioneering marketing campaign – ‘The Rugby League of the Extraordinary’ – to attract new audiences to the sport.
The campaign celebrates the amazing feats and human endeavours in the sport of Rugby League and goes live next week across outdoor media sites in Manchester.
Players from the eight competing teams in the 2012 Super League...