Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Rugby League World Cup

Details Confirmed for World Series, World Cups

Key Points • Structure confirmed for 2025 World Series to determine final two men’s berths for RLWC2026. • Deadline to award hosting rights for RLWC2026 extended at request of bidding nations. • A stand-alone Wheelchair Rugby League World Cup to take place...
Lebanon Rugby League

Jounieh wins third Lebanese Rugby League Championship Title

Date: 13/5/14

Jounieh Al-Galacticos overcame a 10-point half time deficit to claim a third Lebanese title on Saturday, defeating Immortals RLFC in the coastal city of Jounieh.

Lebanese Rugby League

Syrian crisis fails to halt Lebanese schools final

By Phil Caplan, Date:9/6/13

Beirut’s St. Joseph’s School has been crowned 2013 Lebanon GMEA Champions after a 36-6 victory against northerners Namouzaj Public School. Even getting the match on was a triumph considering the prevailing security situation that has locked down many parts of Tripoli, as the Syrian crisis continues to spill into and affect Lebanon.

Jamaica v England Knights

Jamaica and Lebanon to meet in crucial game

Jamaica and Lebanon are due to meet in #RLWC2021 on Sunday in what will be a crucial game in Group C. The Cedars (1-1) need to win to have a chance of advancing to the quarterfinal rounds by finishing second...
Lebanon Rugby League

Lebanon Rugby League post record figures at AGM

Date: 15/11/18

Following their recent AGM, the Lebanese Rugby League Federation has announced record, audited turnover of $618K AUD for the last financial year – which does not include their participation in the 2017 Rugby League World Cup – posted their first positive balance sheet in 16 years, and reported on improved domestic standards.

Large crowd on hand for Final

Large crowd see Balamand clinch Lebanon College RL title


Date: 23/4/16

The University of Balamand confirmed their dominance of the 2016 college rugby league season with a thrilling 17-10 victory over LAU Varsity at UOB stadium in the Grand Final.

Rugby League in Lebanon needs more support

Date: 15/3/15

RLEF Chief Coach Educator Martin Crick has just returned from a visit to Lebanon.

There he completed the training of one coach educator and trained up another two as the Lebanese Rugby League Federation continues its mission to rebuild its technical standards following a tumultuous couple of years in the country.

Lebanon Rugby League

Lebanon RL coaching & match officials taking success back home



Date: 1/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)

Whilst the national team prepare for Saturday’s match against England in the World Cup, a quartet of domestic coaches and match officials from Lebanon are on an equally important mission in Sydney, attending a series of courses to augment their knowledge and experience.

Fittler names Robbie Farah in Lebanese train-on squad for RLWC


Date: 4/8/17

The Lebanese Rugby League Federation has selected a 40-man train-on squad for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup held in Australia, New Zealand, and Papua New Guinea.

Immortals President pays tribute after Lebanon League GF win


Date: 20/5/15

Lebanon rugby league Immortals president Nayef Abisaid, winners of the Grand Final against the Wolves, has paid tribute to his side after their 32-18 triumph at Fouad Chehab Stadium.

“This s a massive honour for our club,” he said, ‘And the reward for all our hard work in trying circumstances.