Tuesday, March 5, 2024
BETFRED SUPER LEAGUE SECURES SIX INTERNATIONAL BROADCAST AGREEMENTS TO GUARANTEE LARGEST EVER NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL AUDIENCE

Betfred Super League Secures Six International Broadcast Agreements to Guarantee Largest Ever National and...

Rugby League Commercial today announced a set of six international broadcast agreements for the forthcoming Betfred Super League season, delivered through the sport’s long-term strategic partnership with IMG, taking the competition to its largest ever national and international audience...

Pacifique Treize Set for Historic First Tour

Pacifique Treize, the Noumea based rugby league team which aims to provide opportunities to players from the French speaking territories in the Pacific, namely New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Wallis & Futuna and French Polynesia, are set to undertake a historic...
Rugby League World Cup

RLWC2026 Women’s Qualifying Process

International Rugby League has announced details of the qualifying process and guiding principles for determining women’s berths at the 2026 Rugby League World Cup. The IRL Women’s World Cup 2026, which will be played alongside the men’s and wheelchair tournaments...
Golden Boot

2023 IRL Golden Boot Winners Announced

James Fisher-Harris, Georgia Hale and Jérémy Bourson have each created Golden Boot history after being chosen as the respective 2023 men’s, women’s and wheelchair winners. Fisher-Harris is the first prop to win the prestigious award since its inception in 1984...
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...
Pasifika Logo

Pacific Championships alternative ahead of its time

As the International Rugby League (IRL) ponders whether to tweak the Pacific Championships in 2024, it’s interesting to note that another option focused on fostering rugby league’s growth in the Pacific Islands was first put to the international governing...
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,...
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...