Canada Rugby League

By Richard Cowley, Date: 27/3/13

While not participating in this year’s rugby league world cup, the Canadian’s have been hard at work planning their upcoming domestic and international season.

This week Canada Rugby League announced that the iconic Australian beer Foster’s will be jumping on board as the official beer of the Canada Wolverines.

Foster’s will also be a partner of the “Rugby League Show” which goes to air weekly in Canada during the rugby league season.

This a big coup for Canada Rugby League as the game continues to move forward at a rapid pace. This year 9 teams covering conferences from Ontario and British Columbia will take part in the rugby league season.

The Canadian’s so far have 5 international matches lined up this year. Their first international kicks off against the United States at Lamport Stadium, Toronto on the 6th July 2013.

Full international schedule:

Canada VS United States 4th Colonial Cup
Game 1 19:00 – Saturday July 6th 2013 Lamport Stadium, Toronto

Canada VS Jamaica 3rd Annual Caribbean Carnival Cup
19:00 – Saturday July 20th 2013 Lamport Stadium, Toronto

United States VS Canada 4th Colonial Cup
Game 2 15:00 – Saturday August 24th 2013 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Canada VS Norway 19:00
Saturday September 7th 2013 Lamport Stadium, Toronto

Canada VS United States 4th Colonial Cup
Game 3 19:00 – Saturday September 21st 2013 Lamport Stadium, Toronto