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United States

NRL’s Plans for America not Unique

All of the boxes have been checked, and the NRL is already looking ahead to chapter 2 in 2025 after its groundbreaking introduction of rugby league to America. NRL CEO Andrew Abdo says he believes that the 13-man-code can be...
United States

NRL’s Vegas Venture in Perspective

So, as all of the hoopla has died down and the NRL has packed up and gone home the debate now focuses on whether or not it has achieved its goal with its Las Vegas venture. If you are to...
USA v Canada Stadium 2024

The United States and Canada Tie in Vegas Rugby League International

North American rivals the United States and Canada have played out an unexpected 16-16 tie in their rugby league international match in Las Vegas. Played on a high school football field on a windy Friday night, both teams scored three...
Burundi Rugby League mourns passing of founder

Burundi Rugby League Mourns Passing of Founder

The founder of rugby league in Burundi, Jean Du Christ Rusiga, has passed away after suffering a heart attack while coaching in Bujumbura. A statement from the Burundi RLA said: “It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that...
USA v Canada 2024

USA and Canada men name squads for Vegas international

USA and Canada have named their squads for the men’s senior international for world ranking points that will take place tomorrow (Friday), as part of the NRL’s Las Vegas weekend for their opening round of matches. The match will take...
Souths Sean Keppie

NRL Teams in Vegas for Opening Round Games

All four teams competing in the NRL’s 2024 season-opening doubleheader in Las Vegas have now set up shop in the world's entertainment capital ahead of Saturday night’s games. The Brisbane Broncos, Sydney Roosters and South Sydney Rabbitohs have relocated their...
International Rugby League

IRL Publishes 2023 Annual Report

International Rugby League has released its 2023 annual report. The report focuses on the unprecedented growth of the international game in the wake of one of the greatest challenges faced by the IRL after the decision by France 2025...
USARL seeking independent directors

USARL Seeking Independent Directors

Following the first board meeting of the newly reformed United States Association of Rugby League (USARL), the organization is now seeking to appoint independent directors to join the board. Expressions of interest are invited from candidates possessing diverse backgrounds and...
Wigan-Leigh Too Strong For Hurricanes In Youth Test

Wigan-Leigh College Too Strong for Hurricanes in Youth Test

26Visiting English team Wigan-Leigh College prevailed 24-4 against Jamaica Hurricanes Academy U19s in a hotly contested test match at the Mona Bowl on Saturday. The historic encounter marked the first time a local U19 team faced foreign opposition on...
Jamaica Hurricanes Academy Faces Wigan-Leigh Test

Hurricanes U19 Academy Faces Wigan-leigh Test

Jamaica Hurricanes Academy U19s will square off against touring Wigan-Leigh College from England in a groundbreaking rugby league test match at the UWI Mona Bowl on Saturday, February 24. This marks the first time Hurricanes will field an U19...