Canada Rugby League

Date: 28/2/14

They might have missed out on qualifying for the 2013 Rugby League World Cup but that won’t stop the professionally run CRL from aiming high in 2014. The Canadian’s have released their 2014 International Rugby League schedule and with 5 internationals in the pipeline they are outdoing some of the well-known rugby league nations in the international fixture stakes.

The new home of rugby league in Canada, Lamport Stadium Toronto will be playing host to four of the five fixtures in 2014. If last year is anything to go by the Wolverines will be playing in front of 5,000 + fans and continuing to fly the flag for Rugby League in Canada .

The Wolverines kick-off their 2014 International Campaign on the 21st June when the take on the visiting Royal Air Force Rugby League.

Their next match will see them take on the England Lionhearts on July the 5th.

The 4th addition of the Caribbean Carnival Cup where Canada take on fellow 2017 RLWC hopefuls Jamaica will take place on the 19th of July.

Canada host the first game against the USA at Lamport Stadium on the 9th of August in the Colonial Cup series. The second match will see Canada head over the border on the 6th of September to take on the USA at home.

Canada Rugby League 2014 Schedule

Jun 21st Canada v Royal Air Force, Toronto (Billy Bishop Cup)
Jul 5th Canada v England Lionhearts, Toronto
Jul 19th Canada v Jamaica, Toronto (Caribbean Carnival Cup)
Aug 9th Canada v USA, Toronto (Colonial Cup)
Sep 6th USA v Canada (Colonial Cup)