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Argentina host first Rugby League tournament in 2016

Argentina beats Chile in 1st Latin American domestic RL tournament

 

Date: 13/11/16

Argentina has stamped its arrival in international rugby league with a 16-0 win against Chile in the final of the Primer Torneo Sudamericano, held in Miramar, Argentina.

Hulking Teen to Debut – Team lists for Latino Nines

Date: 21/10/16

THE senior debut of hulking junior Miguel Acevedo Moreno and the presence of Nicaragua will add an extra edge to Saturday’s GYG Latino Nines Rugby League event at Moorebank Sports Club, Sydney.

Latin Heat Oct 2016

Genesis of a New Rugby League Rivalry

Date: 4/10/16 (Photo Credit Sergio Montenegro/Darkside Studio)

A WILLING first half in the Liberty Cup battle between teams representing Latin America and North America gave a glimpse of what could one day become a great rugby league rivalry.

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.

Colombian Defies Rugby League & Migrant Stereotypes

Date: 24/9/16

A COLOMBIAN who arrived in Australia with no rugby league experience and bulked up 20kg in two years at the gym will captain a Latin American Development team against Africa United on NRL Grand Final weekend.

2016 Rugby League Liberty Cup

Raper Announces Latin American Squad to take on North America

Date: 21/9/16

FORMER Australian World Cup player Aaron Raper has named his Latin American side to take on North America in an NRL Grand Final weekend clash which captures rugby league’s growing global appeal.

Latin Heat v Thailand 2016

Latin Heat 54 defeat Thailand Stars 16

 

Date: 18/1/16

LATIN Heat’s rapid rise – marked by a team-best 54-16 defeat of Thailand Stars on Saturday – could well become the death of the pioneering Rugby League outfit.

But not in the immediate sense.

Latin America and Thailand to kick-off 2016 Rep Season

 

Date: 12/1/2016

Opportunity to Settle the Score

LATIN America and Thailand will kick-off the 2016 representative Rugby League season in Canberra on Saturday, January 16, with both teams determined to settle the score.

Latin Heat

Historic meeting of Rugby League officials in South America

AN HISTORIC meeting of Rugby League officials in South America has discussed key steps for the game in engaging Latin America, including seeking cooperation from NRL partners Fox Sports.

Hugo Froes of Rugby League Brasil welcomed both Carlos Varela (Confederacion Argentina de Rugby League) and Robert Burgin (GYG Latin Heat Rugby League – Australia) to his hometown of Sao Lourenco, Minas Gerais.

Different Game, Same Spirit

Date: 17/5/15

THIS Saturday when Michael Bolz steps onto the field at Sydney University to represent Latin America Under 18s in Rugby League, he writes the newest chapter of a remarkable family tale.

It was only days ago, as he began final preparations for the NRL One Community Redfern Nines, that young Michael told teammates of his pride in perpetuating the feats of late grandfather, Carlos Bolz.