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South African Rugby League

Rugby League continues to spread it’s wings in South Africa

With the recent formation of the Western Province Rugby Football League (WPRFL). The great game of rugby league continues to spread across South Africa. Denzil Watson provides and insight into the establishment of Cape Town Buccaneers RFLC

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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.

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South Africa Rugby league make changes at home while student team book place in...

South African Press Release, Date: 9/11/12

2013 Rugby League Festival of World Cups: South Africa to send a student team

Kobus Botha, President of SARL, today confirmed that South African Rugby League will send a Student Team to the 2013 Rugby League Festival of World Cups in the United Kingdom in July 2013. "We are very excited about participating in this competition, especially after the senior side narrowly missed qualification when they were beaten by a heavily experienced USA in the Atlantic Cup in Philadelphia last year. We are building towards the future here and the students of today will be the superstars of tomorrow."

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.

England’s Elite Rugby League squad to train in SA in October

By Chris Botes, Date: 10/10/12

The senior England Rugby League team will be visiting South Africa this month for a high altitude training camp in preparation for the Autumn International Series against France and Wales later this month and next year’s Rugby League World Cup 2013 crusade.

South Africa Rugby League North Eastern Derby Results: Round 2

By Chris Botes, Date: 18/9/12

The second round of the North-Eastern Derby, as played by the clubs in the North- Gauteng Province (previous Northern Bulls & Eastern Eagles SARL) was held at Barnard Stadium, Kempton Park.

Match Day Report: South Africa Rugby League 9’s

By SARL Press Release, Date: 5/9/12

South African Rugby-League kicked of the 2012-2013-season with a Rugby League-Nines-tournament held at Silverbacks RLC (Pretoria) in partnership with TuksRugbyLeague.

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Rugby League Planet – South Africa snapshot and rugby league results


Information on this page was updated 14/4/14

Foundation Year - 1963

International Team - Rhinos

Highest finish in World Cup - Last in Pool (1995, 2000)

Top level domestic competition - South Africa have 5 provinces in the top competition with 19 club sides spread throughout the provinces.