Thursday, April 25, 2024
European Rugby League Ball

Reaction from Euro nations to new Rugby League world rankings

Following the release of the new men’s, women’s and wheelchair world rankings by the IRL, there has been some significant movement for some European nations. In the men’s, Serbia – who played the most Test fixtures in 2021 –...
Nigeria 2021

Nigeria Rugby League Association announce plans for 2021 season

Having made major strides in 2019, creating a domestic league structure, winning the Middle East Africa championship and attaining a world ranking, the Nigeria Rugby League Association’s expansion plans were understandably put on hold in 2020 due to coronavirus...
Nigeria Rugby League

Broadcast deal for MEA Championships announced in Nigeria

Nigerian free-to-air television station YANGA! TV has become the first broadcaster to come on board to cover the Middle East Africa Championships, which will take place in Lagos from 2-5 October, 2019.

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...
Ghana and Nigeria women name squads for first rugby league international of 2014

Ghana and Nigeria Women Name Squads

The first senior international for world ranking points will be played on Sunday, January 28, when Ghana’s women host Nigeria at the Mensah Sarbah Field in Legon (kick off 2pm, local time). The nations created history last November in...
Nigeria Rugby League 2022

Domestic rugby league returns to Nigeria

Domestic rugby league in Nigeria is set to kick off this weekend with the opening southern conference fixtures. Four clubs will play in each of the northern and southern divisions, with Lagos Haven and Kano Lions set to defend...
Nigeria Rugby League kit

Nigeria Rugby League sign kit deal and team up with fashion designer Mozie

The Nigeria Rugby League Association has become the first nation to benefit from the European Rugby League’s link up with Canterbury of New Zealand with the launch of their new kit. It has been created by celebrity fashion designer, stylist...
Netherlands pull off famous win over Serbia in rugby league international

International Action at Unprecedented Level

International rugby league is set to hit new heights with 22 fixtures scheduled to take place across the globe over a nine-day period starting this weekend. The surge in international activity involves men’s, women’s and wheelchair teams representing nations from...
New RL season for Nigeria

New Domestic Season Set for Kick Off in Nigeria

The 2023 season of men’s, women’s and youth competition is set to kick off in Nigeria in May, with a new sponsor backing the leagues. The NRLA has signed a two-year partnership with Healing Blends Global, a leading organic...
Nigeria's Green Falcons triumph in Ghana

Nigeria’s Women Triumph 30-20 In Ghana

In stifling heat, Nigeria’s women completed a 3-0 series victory over Ghana with a 30-20 success at the University of Accra Mensah Sarbah Field in Legon, in the first senior rugby league international of the calendar year. The hosts led...