Here We Go Again

By Daniel Andruczyk So its that time of year again when all the players start jumping from one ship to another. Danny Brough being the latest. Yes and remember that Akuila Uate has also switched his allegiances with a State of Origin carrot just so the NSW Blues don’t get embarrassed again. Actually there are many things that are ticking me off in Rugby League at the moment and so I will have a bit of a rant in...

Welcome Back to the Greatest Game

By Daniel Andruczyk Rugby league returned with a bang this weekend. The Super League kicked off with a bang when Cardiff hosted the Millenium Magic. The Elite 1 continues with round 15 and the Copa Italia in Italy kicked off with their first game. The Jamaican University Championships have begun and to round things off the next round off, the next instalment of the Bank of Beirut Championships from Lebanon....

International 9s Results and News

By Daniel Andruczyk This week the International 9s results are in, the final being played out between the Fiji Bati and Balmain-Ryde Eastwood. A great start to their tour. In Lebanon the Tri-Series was completed over the weekend as well the next round of the Elite 1 in France was played. Some news from Papua New guinea and the USA as well. International 9s Results A round up of the results from the International 9s...

Tuks Hold out Ermelo to win Championships

By Daniel Andruczyk Some rare but always welcome news from that distant and isolated Rugby League land that is South Africa. Over the weekend the Final of the Rhino Cup was played, also the next round of the Lord Derby Cup in France was played with some good results in there. Lebanon’s representative season has started with a solid result for the Presidents XIII and there is some rumour mill today as well as a...

European Results and Updates

By Daniel Andruczyk This week the first of the years international tournaments kicked off. Even though it may be a low key affair by most standards the Malta 9s didn’t escape the eyes and ears of RLIS. They were played over the weekend at the Victor Tadesco Stadium in Hamrun Malta. The French and Lebanese seasons started up again after their mid season breaks. Also a correction from the New York Northern Raiders...

RLIS TV – Lezignan vs. Pia 2008–Elite 1 Championships Grand Final Highlights

By Daniel Andruczyk This week on Rugby League International Scores TV, the Elite 1 Championship Grand Final 2008 played in Beziers France. It was a very hot May afternoon and Lezignan were looking to win their first trophy in several years. They would end up being triumphant. So enjoy the Highlights Package. Lezignan v Pia – 2008 Grand Final However the real controversy was in the match before the main event....

Another Year of International Rugby League is Complete

By Daniel Andruczyk So we are at the end of 2010 and all the International Matches for the year are also complete. Over the last week there were only two Schoolboy matches to be done in France, which saw the Aussies end their tour on a high. France, with the Elite 1 has gone into recession with only 1 match to be caught up and that was done on Sunday. So a quick review of where things have gone internationally this...

The Case Against Tours

By Daniel Andruczyk One of the debates that has come out of recently is that there aren’t any tours in Rugby League any more. The last Ashes tour was in 2003 when Australia went to the UK. But in hind sight I think this is not a bad thing. In fact not having tours ultimately is the best thing that can happen to Rugby League if it wants to truly expand internationally. Big 4 tours In the past tours were performed by...
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