Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Reggae warriors name team to face Canada

by Romeo Monteith, Date: 17/7/12

The Jamaica Rugby League Association has announced the 17 players that will face Canada at the Lamport Stadium in Toronto on Saturday, July 21 at 7pm. The Reggae Warriors as the national team is known, will battle the Wolverines for the second annual Caribbean Carnival Cup, currently held by Canada after their 40-10 victory last year. The squad will depart the island on Thursday and return on Sunday.

Canada is currently positioned 21st in the Rugby League International Federation’s World Ranking while the Reggae Warriors are 23rd.

Vauxhall Vultures and Duhaney Park into Jamaican Rugby League Finals

By Romeo Monteith, Date: 3/9/12

The Jamaica Rugby League Association’s 2012 National Club Champions will be decided next weekend when old foes Vauxhall Vultures and Duhaney Park Red Sharks face each other at Up Park. The two clubs have emerged from a pack of eight who began the campaign on June 23rd.

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Jamaica Facing Hurdles en route to RLWC2021

As things start to ramp up with a host of mid-year internationals underway as part of preparations for many countries going to the Rugby League World Cup later this year, some other national teams are not able to schedule...
Canada v Jamaica

Jamaica rugby league prepares for historic first home Test match

Date: 2/8/17

Jamaica is preparing to play a first-ever international at home next month, 13 years after the sport was introduced to the Caribbean nation.

Americas Rugby League Championship cancelled

Following the latest meeting of the European Rugby League board, it has been confirmed that the 2021 Americas Championship has been cancelled, due to ongoing logistical difficulties for the nations involved in the region caused by Covid-19.. Originally scheduled for...
Jamaica Rugby League

2014 Rugby League Championship kicks-off in Jamaica

Date: 25/5/14

The JRLA National Club Championship kicks off today with six teams challenging for rugby league supremacy in Jamaica.

The League is in its ninth year and continues to build as one of the island’s premier sporting competitions.

17th National Club Championship begins

17th National Club Championships Begins

Rugby League Jamaica’s 17th National Club Championship (NCC) kicked off on Saturday May 06, with six of seven teams in the competition taking the field. The teams vying for supremacy in this year’s edition are Duhaney Park Red Sharks,...
Jamaica Rugby League

Mico to face University of West Indies in Collegiate RL final

Date: 16/4/14

Mico will get an opportunity to defend their intercollegiate title after a comprehensive, ten-try 54-7 semi-final win over UTech.

The teachers-in-training were led by full back Kennard Woolery who scored a 24 points from a hat trick and six goals.

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Jamaica face stern test from England Lionhearts

(Photo credit Lisa Ashman): Jamaican players (Arian Thomas and Steve Miller) celebrate after scoring against the USA in June International Test Match

The England Lionhearts, a powerful representative team from the amateur leagues in England landed in Jamaica on Monday July 2 for a 14 day Tour of Jamaica. They will play three Test matches against local representative teams and participate in a 9-a-side tournament. The party contains 22 players and 10 staff, including a referee.

Jamaica junior RL champs decided

Calabar High and Campion College Claim U14 and U16 Jrla Championships

Calabar High won their fifth successive Jamaica Rugby League Association U14 Championship, beating The Cedar Grove Academy 18-14 in a pulsating Grand Final played at Campion College. The match went into golden point extra time, Tevez Tulloch with his...