Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Albania Rugby League

The goal to grow rugby league in Albania

Ambitious Tirana Rugby Club is leading the charge to grow the sport in Albania and will debut in the Greek competition this season. Rugby league in the European country is in its infancy, but already progress has been made...
Netherlands defeat Norway in men's senior rugby league international

Netherlands Defeat Norway 58-22 In Men’s International

In their first of their five scheduled autumn international fixtures, Netherlands men ran in eleven tries to defeat Norway 58-22 in Sassenheim. In fine conditions, winger Hamish Wragg opened the scoring for the hosts in the third minute but...
Ukraine 2020 Rugby League Grand Final

Mixed picture for rugby league return in Eastern Europe

Whilst there has been some notable activity in Eastern Europe - not least in Ukraine, Serbia and this weekend scheduled for Albania - greater coronavirus concerns has seen competition postponed in the Czech Republic and delayed in the USSR. The...
Albania to make international rugby league debut this weekend

Albania To Make International Debut

Albania will make their men’s senior international debut when they face Netherlands tomorrow (Saturday) at Zaandijk Rugby Club (kick off 1pm, local time). The Balkan nation has just completed a successful first season of domestic competition and now embark...
Albania Rugby League 2021

Albanian rugby league set for recognition and growth

Albania Rugby League is set for a period of expansion after being invited to outline their plans to the country’s president, Ilir Meta, at the Presidential Palace in Tirana. The delegation shared with him their goals as well as...
Netherlands take the spoils on Albania's rugby league debut

Netherlands Defeat Albania

St Helens-signed youngster Eliot Peposhi had the distinction of scoring Albania’s first points in a men’s senior international, as his side made their bow in a 58-18 defeat to the Netherlands at Zaandijk Rugby Club. The son of Albania head...
Albania Rugby League

Albania Rugby League qualify new match officials

Working in combination with the Rugby Football League - and in particular the St Helens Referees Society - six new match officials have been qualified in Albania, thanks to an on line course. Arnaldo Telo, president of Albania Rugby League,...
Netherlands and Serbia name squads for men's senior rugby league international

Netherlands and Serbia Name Men’s Squads

Netherlands continue their sequence of autumn men’s senior internationals with a tough test against Serbia for world ranking points tomorrow (Saturday) at Zwolle Rugby Club (kick off 2pm local time). The Orange have already defeated Albania and Norway, and...
South Region vs Partisan

Montenegro and Albanian players combine in Serbian Rugby League championship

Fresh from their win in the Serbian Challenge Cup, Partisan 1953 travelled to the Adriatic Coast city of Bar in Montenegro to face Southern Region in the fifth round of the Serbian championship. The match saw an initial cooperation between...
Netherlands pull off famous win over Serbia in rugby league international

Netherlands Claim Famous Win

In their third senior men’s international of their autumn fixture programme, Netherlands maintained their unbeaten run recording a famous 40-10 win over world tenth-ranked Serbia in Zwolle. Harry Mulligan, Mitch Donnelly and Tom Van Bokhoven led the Oranje attack and...