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Nigeria Rugby League

Nations confirmed for 2020 Rugby League Middle East Africa Championship

Lebanon will return, alongside 2019 holders Nigeria, runners-up Morocco and hosts South Africa, to compete in this year’s Middle East Africa Championship, which will be held in Pretoria in the autumn.

GB Students Rugby League Tour of South Africa

TUKS Rugby League hosts Great Britain & Ireland Academic Lions at Groenkloof Campus, Pretoria

Date: 18/9/14

The touring GB & I Lions played a friendly match against the current National Club Champions, Tuks, on Wednesday 17 September 2014. The home team started on the back foot when the match official awarded a penalty kick at the start for being late in to the field, and with ferocious attacking from the visitors, the team looked flustered and conceded a brace of tries at the start.

SARL North vs South 2013

South Africa Rugby League pay respect to Mandela in North vs South fixture

By Chris Botes, 10/12/13

This past weekend saw a much-anticipated match between Tuks Rugby League and Cape Town Buccaneers. Both teams topped the logs in their respective regions and a match day between the South and the North was arranged.

South African Rugby League

South African Rugby League North Eastern Derby final results

By Richard Cowley, Date:13/11/12

The final of the 2012 North-Eastern Derby-Final was held at Tuks Groenkloof Campus (Pretoria) on Saturday. The Bowl, Plate and Cup finals were all played on the day.

Western Province Rugby Football League launch inter club league competition

By David Skippers, Date: 5/11/12

The Western Province Rugby Football League's newly-launched inter-club league competition kicked off at the Goodwood sportsfield in Cape Town last weekend.

South African Rugby League

Asia Pacific Rugby League helping South Africa improve international standards

Date: 28/10/14

South African Rugby League has been hard at work in the past few weeks, embarking on an ambitious project to start qualifying all club coaches up to international standards. Working with the NRL and the AsiaPacific Rugby League Association, a long term project was initiated and Brian Greige, an international coaching moderator, has been sent to South Africa for 3 months to run various clinics and development programs.

South African Rugby League

South African side Rhino’s prepare for clash with NSW Country Rugby League

Date: 30/8/13

The Rhino’s first match will be against New South Wales Country League at Bosman Stadium in Brakpan, Gauteng on the 18th of October 2013. The New South Wales Team will also play a Gauteng Combined Clubs side the 12th of October 2013.

South Africa Rugby League Cape Town match

Cape Town will host historic rugby league match this weekend

Date: 11/9/14

The SARL Western Cape Invitational XIII takes on Great Britain & Ireland Students in a historic match this coming weekend in Cape Town, South Africa. The match, taking place at Garden Tech Rugby Fields in Oranjezicht, Cape Town, is the first of three matches by the touring Great Britain and Irish Students, but also the first international match to be hosted by the Western Cape Rugby League Association in nearly a decade.

NSW Country v South Africa

The curious case of rugby league in South Africa

If you were to walk down any of the streets in South Africa’s main cities of Johannesburg, Durban, or Cape Town, and ask the citizens of the Republic what their country’s rugby league team nickname is, you would be...

South Africa Student Team with a player down defeat Ireland 42-24

By Jack Hoyle, Date:7/7/13

12 man South Africa romped to a 42-24 victory against Ireland, thanks to an inspired Jean Coetzer performance to claim their first win of the tournament.

South Africa’s bright start in their last match against Wales came to nothing as they ended up losing 30-10. However, they were able to take advantage of early dominance against Ireland as they scored three tries in the opening 13 minutes to set the tone of how the game was going to be.