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RLEF Press release – HUNGARIANS TAKE TO RUGBY LEAGUE

Phil Caplan, RLEF Media Officer Somerset-born, ex Scotland student and South London Storm rugby league player Adam Nunn is the driving force behind setting up the sport in its newest nation, Hungary. He has gathered together a significant group of players who are keen and willing to try the game and established the Magyar Bulls national side, together with an accompanying facebook page. He moved to Budapest in 2008...

Press Release – STUART WILKINSON`S FIRST VISIT TO RUSSIA TO HELP WITH WC PREPARATIONS

PHIL CAPLAN, RLEF MEDIA OFFICER Experienced coach Stuart Wilkinson has completed his first visit to Russia to assess and aid their prospects for the 2013 World Cup. During  his five day trip, he spent time with all the RARL clubs observing the domestic state of the sport and offering ideas for improvement in the build up to their World Cup qualifiers in October. “I saw some fantastic potential and some big gaps,”...

Press Release – MENA U14s 9s INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL TOURNAMENT

By Phil Caplan, RLEF Lebanon broke Saudi Arabia’s stranglehold on youth rugby league following Amir-el-Fakhr el dine’s victory in this weekend’s MENA U14 Schools 9s competition. Having been placed third in 2010, the Tripoli outfit – who were one of the pioneers of youth rugby league in the Eastern Mediterranean country three years ago – defeated American International School of Jeddah 10-0 in the final...

AMNRL Round 1 – Interviews

By Daniel Andruczyk I was able to catch up with some of the players and coaches after the matches and did some quick interviews to share with you here. First up is Joel Venables from the New York Northern Raiders. Rugby League International Scores: Joel Venables is Coach and Captain of the New York Northern Raiders. Joel that was a tough game. The first half they (Sharks) seemed to get on top of you but in the...

Physical Opening Round in the AMNRL

By Daniel Andruczyk The much anticipated opening to the AMNRL season got under way today. Rugby League International Scores was able to get to the two matches played. In a day of physical and brutal matches where one player was taken to hospital, the upset of the season so far was sprung. Bucks County Sharks 28 – 10 New York Northern Raiders The Bucks County Sharks return to the AMNRL and Rugby League. Though they...

Rugby League International Scores and Hurricanes Partnership

By Daniel Andruczyk With the recent announcement from the Hurricanes Rugby league in Jamaica that they are setting up and academy and are looking for people and organisations to commit and help out the Academy, I am proud to announce that Rugby League International Scores will be coming on board as a bronze partner to the Hurricanes. You can read the Hurricanes announcement here. Dane Campbell who set up and owns...

The Rise of the Phoenix: Canadian Rugby League

By Daniel Andruczyk (as for Rugby League Review) While in North America covering the USA games for Rugby League Review, I was able to travel to Toronto Canada and catch up with Jamie Lester, technical Director for the CRL. It was an interesting insight into the way things were run in Canada, from its surprise beginning to where it’s heading in the future. The 2011 Season First I asked about this year and the...

FIRL Press Release – IT’S TIME FOR DIVISION A RUGBY LEAGUE

Capo Ufficio Stampa, Davide Bolzoni: info@davidebolzoni.it The F.I.R.L. is pleased to announce the start of the only official Italian Rugby League championship in Italy, The Division A RL The second edition, after the dissolving of the Italian championship in the sixties, will start Wednesday 1 June 2011, between the XIII del Ducato (current Italian Champions) and the newly formed Milan side the XIII del Duomo. In...
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