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Jamaican Rugby League Association sign new kit deal

By Phil Caplan, Date: 6/12/13

Enigma Merchandise, a sports company based in Australia have signed a lucrative agreement with the Jamaica Rugby League Association to become the official kit and compression-wear supplier for the national team, the Reggae Warriors, for the next 4 years.

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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.

Intercollegiate Rugby League 9s Championship Launched

Jamaica Intercollegiate Sports Association (Intercol)

The 14th season of the Intercollegiate Rugby League kicked off on Saturday with five of the six registered institutions for the 9-a-side Championship participating. Present were the University of the West Indies Pelicans, University of Technology Knights, Mico University...
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Rugby League Planet – Jamaica snapshot and rugby league results


Information on this page was updated - 11/3/2014

Foundation Year - 2004

International Team - Reggae Warrirors

Top level domestic competition - Jamaica in 2012 have 8 community club teams, 5 university teams, and 12 high schools and 5 primary schools playing tag rugby league.

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.

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Jamaica Rugby League set to return to training

The Jamaica Rugby League Association is set to officially restart national training for domestic players, after getting the green light from the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM). The permission is timely as the Reggae Warriors are...
Jamaica under 14s

Calabar dominate Cedar Grove Academy in Jamaican Grand Finals

Date: 11/3/18

Calabar secured their third consecutive hold on the JRLA U14 National title with a commanding 36- win over The Cedar Grove Academy on Wednesday, March 7.

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High School Rugby League returns in Jamaica

High School rugby league has returned to Jamaica after a long absence due to Covid-19 restrictions on the island. In the first national tournament, held at U19s level and 9s format, five educational establishments met at BB Coke High,...
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No rugby league in Jamaica for the rest of 2020

It should probably come as little surprise to learn that any potential rugby league action in Jamaica has been ruled out for the remainder of 2020. Despite the global pandemic, it had been hoped earlier in the summer that some...
Jamaica v USA in Kingston

Jamaica defeat USA in historic Kingston International

Photo Credit Lisa Ashman - Jenson Morris of Jamaica carries the ball. USA # 6 Sterling Wynn and Sean Hunt attempts the tackle.

The Jamaica Reggae Warriors defeated the USA Hawks 26-24 in a thrilling encounter at the UWI Mona Bowl Stadium on Saturday. The win was Jamaica’s second win over the powerful Hawks in 8 meetings. The match was played on the International weekend of rugby league and was historic in nature as it marked the USA’s first visit to Jamaica.