Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Leeds Rhinos vs USA Pioneers 2015

Leeds Rhinos to take on USA Pioneers in Jacksonville Florida

Date: 17/11/14

The iconic Leeds Rhinos are set to return to Jacksonville, Florida for the forth time to hold their pre-season training camp. The Rhinos will be hosted at the University of North Florida and will also play a trial game against the USA Pioneers team.

The Pioneers team gives players from across the entire USA Rugby League a chance to showcase their skills while also helping grow partnerships, as well as promote and develop the sport of Rugby League in the USA. The Pioneers team will include athletes from almost all USARL teams, with the Jacksonville Axemen having the most players making the list. (Full team to be released soon)

Boston 13s

Atlanta and Boston into USA Rugby League Championship Final

By Brian Lowe, Date: 16/8/15

The Atlanta Rhinos and Boston 13s are through to the 2015 USARL Championship Final following victories in Saturday’s Conference Finals.

In the early game in Jacksonville, FL, the Rhinos clinched the South Conference title by outlasting a gritty Central Florida Warriors side to post a narrow 32-28 victory in a high-scoring matchup.

USA Rugby League

USA name team for Australia match – Australia quarter just another game for highflying...

By Liam Williams, Date: 15/11/13

USA head coach Terry Matterson has named his 19 man squad to play Australia at Glyndwr University Racecourse Stadium on Saturday (13:00).

North America Rugby League

Launch of new North American Rugby League

A new North American professional rugby league competition launched on March 31 called North American Rugby League. NARL will be a 14-team competition that will play its first round of games on the weekend of June 19, 2021 in...
Jacksonville Axemen v Tampa

Heavyweights one win away from USA Grand Final replay

By Brian Lowe (Photo Credit: Allene Rachal)

Not unexpectedly, the only two unbeaten teams in the USA Rugby League (USARL) domestic clubs competition are just one win away from a repeat of last year’s championship game.

California Rugby League

Rugby Stars showcase game in California being discussed

The fledgling California Rugby League (CRL) is continuing to explore ways to bring the game to life in 2020 despite limitations brought on by the coronavirus global pandemic. Following Rugby League Planet’s exclusive article in May, in which we broke...
USA V Canada Rugby League

Final thoughts ahead of US v Canada Rugby League International

Photo Credit: Carolyn Ritchie The USA and Canada men’s rugby league teams are putting the final touches to their preparations for Saturday’s one-off international in Tampa, Florida. It will be the first game for either side since 2019 as the global...

American National Rugby League unveil new playoffs format

By Brian Lowe, Date: 18/7/12

The American National Rugby League has unveiled the new format for this year's Atlantic Conference playoffs.

In a return to formats of past seasons there will be quarterfinals, semi-finals and then the championship game, although there is a slight difference in the makeup of which teams qualify for the early rounds.


Nominations open for new USARL Board

Nominations are now open for election to the new United States Association of Rugby League Board after 11 clubs joined Pacific Coast Rugby League as the first institutional members of the reformed organisation. In one of the final acts of...
Rugby League TV

NRL’s American TV Numbers Game

As part of its bold plan to kick off its 2024 season with a doubleheader in Las Vegas next month, the NRL is partnering with FOX Sports 1 (FS1) to broadcast the games in the United States. For the first...