Thursday, June 20, 2024
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...
Golden Boot

2023 IRL Golden Boot Shortlists Announced

Kiwis captain James Fisher-Harris, lock Joseph Tapine and Kangaroos prop Payne Haas are in line to become the first running forward to win the IRL Golden Boot in 20 years after being selected on a short list of four...
England vs Samoa

Samoa to Re-engage With England Over 2024 Tour

International Rugby League has facilitated a re-opening of discussions between Samoan and English officials about the Pacific nation touring England in 2024 to build on their rivalry from last year’s Rugby League World Cup. Rugby League Samoa officials agreed to...
Golden Boot

Nominees, Judges Announced For 2023 IRL Golden Boot

A panel comprising some of the most accomplished players in international rugby league will select the men’s and women’s 2023 IRL Golden Boot winners after nominations were finalised following the recent Pacific Championships and historic England-Tonga series. Golden Cap recipients...
Tonga v Samoa Crowd

2023 Rugby League Pacific Championships Set to Kick Off

The brand-new Pacific Championships are set to move into top gear this weekend as part of the International Rugby League’s (IRL) new-look international calendar. The Pacific Championships will involve men’s and women’s teams from Australia, New Zealand, Tonga, Fiji, Samoa,...
Pacific Test

Australia, New Zealand, PNG to host 2023 Pacific Championships

Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea will host matches in new Pacific Championships featuring men's and women's teams from seven nations at the end of the season. Kicking off with the Kangaroos hosting Toa Samoa and the Jillaroos playing...
Womens 2021 RLWC

Women’s finals set at Rugby League World Cup 2021

The women’s finals are all set at #RLWC2021 following the conclusion of the preliminary rounds. It wasn’t until the final game of Round 3 in York that the most competitive contest of the tournament was played out between traditional rivals...
Womens 2021 RLWC

Australia and England set themselves apart in 2nd round of Women’s RLWC

Australia and England have sounded an ominous warning to everyone else in the women’s division of #RLWC2021. After the first two rounds, both the Jillaroos and the English have stamped their authority on the competition in no uncertain terms with...
Womens 2021 RLWC

Pre-tournament favourites fire up in opening round of Women’s Rugby League World Cup

All of the pre-tournament favourites have notched big wins in the first round of the preliminary matches of the Women’s #RLWC2021. Host nation England opened the tournament on Tuesday, November 1st with a massive, though not unexpected, 72-4 thrashing of...
Brazil v France WRL 2021 warm up match

Brazil and Cook Islands warm up for Women’s RLWC with impressive performances

Brazil and Cook Islands women made a significant impression in their warm up matches before the World Cup kicks off next week. Brazil, in their first game in the northern hemisphere, went down 16-4 at Featherstone against France in...