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2017 Chile Rugby League Championship

Argentina, Brazil, Colombia name historic Test Rugby League teams

 

Date: 16/11/17

Argentina, Brazil and Colombia have announced their squad’s for this week’s Primer Rugby League Campeonato Latinoamericano in Los Angeles, Chile.

Argentina Rugby League map

Rugby League Planet – Argentina snapshot and rugby league results

ARGENTINA RUGBY LEAGUE NATION OVERVIEW

Information on this page was updated - 19/12/2011

Foundation Year - 2005

International Team - Argentina Penguins

Top level domestic competition - There is currently no domestic rugby league competition.

Philippines v Portugal 2013 International 9's

IRL World Rankings: How realistic are they?

The latest IRB world rankings came out on December 10th and show the top four countries, in order, New Zealand, England, Tonga and Australia. The IRL states on its website that world rankings are based only on the results of...
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Project to deliver 1000 rugby league balls to Latin America

Date: 19/5/14

AS the sporting world casts an eye towards Brazil for the staging of the FIFA World Cup, a group of rugby league diehards will look to do the seemingly impossible – introduce their own brand of football to Latin America.

And there’s a way you can help the ambitious crusaders ‘grow’ the balls to do it!

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Tomahawk joins Heat squad

By Robert Burgin, Date:30/1/13

THE might of the Americas will join forces in Sydney this Saturday, as USA World Cup fullback Kristian Freed fills a special guest role for Cabramatta International Nines rugby league debutants the Latin Heat.

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Latin Heat Rugby League welcomes a Gringo

By Robert Burgin, Date: 11/9/13

Latin Heat Rugby League is happy to welcome on board a ‘Gringo’, giving the team vital exposure into the foreign student and expatriate Latino market.

Latin Heat team 2014 Cabramatta International 9's

Latin Heat Rugby League team tastes first victory

By Robert Burgin, Date: 5/2/14

A MAIDEN international victory against Japan and three further spirited performances have marked the GYG Latin Heat’s participation in Saturday’s Cabramatta Nines an overwhelming success.

Jye Sommers

Latin Heat unveils New Coach, Committee Members and Re-signs Sponsors

 

By Matthew Brown, Date: 27/8/17, Photo Credit: Ben Appleton

Latin Heat in recent days has announced a new coach, new board members, the re-signing of several sponsors and further details for the Latin American Championships.

Aaron Raper and Stuart Raper

Cronulla Pair’s Week Gets Even Bigger

Date: 29/9/16

TWO former Cronulla Sharks are backing another underdog this week, helping Latin American rugby league players chase a long-term dream.

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Illawarra rugby league boy with the spirit of the Incas

Date:13/5/14

FOR Wollongong’s Jye Sommers, becoming co-captain of a Latin American rugby league team has been a strange ride.

It’s been one of surprises, of a newfound passion, and more than anything, a journey of self-discovery.