Monday, July 15, 2024
Richard Hibbard appointed as CEO of Wales Rugby League

Richard Hibbard Appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Wales Rugby League

Wales Rugby League is delighted to announce the appointment of Richard Hibbard as our new Chief Executive Officer. An entrepreneur from Port Talbot, Richard owns two restaurants in his home town and has successfully launched the ‘Mortal Bunny Rum’ brand,...
FRANCE WOMEN TAKE ON GREECE IN 2026 WORLD CUP EUROPEAN QUALIFIER

France Women Take on Greece in 2026 World Cup European Qualifier

The road to the 2026 Women’s Rugby League World Cup in the southern hemisphere starts on Saturday (13 April) when the opening European qualifier takes place. The group B match sees favourites France take on Greece at the Stade...
Wales Dragonhearts 2016

Wales Dragonhearts Celebrate 30 Years

Wales Rugby League's community international side, which has been known as "Wales Dragonhearts" since 2009, celebrates 30 years today since their first-ever international match. The “Wales Amateurs” as they were known back in 1994 were coached by Danny Sheehy, with...
Wales Women's squad named for World Cup qualifiers

Wales Women’s Squad Named for World Cup Qualifiers

Wales Women’s head coach Tom Brindle has announced a 36-player train-on squad for the Women’s Rugby League World Cup qualifiers. The Welsh open their campaign against Ireland at Cardiff University Sports Park on Saturday 27 April (kick-off 2.45pm). They will then...

Wheelchair Celtic Cup 2024 Heads to Ireland

The annual Wheelchair Rugby League Celtic Cup tournament will head to Ireland for the first time in its ten-year history as the hosts, Scotland and Wales do battle at the University of Galway, on Saturday 8 June 2024. The sport...
Fixtures confirmed for Women’s Rugby League World Cup European Qualifiers

Fixtures Confirmed for Women’s Wc European Qualifiers

Fixtures and venues have been confirmed for the women’s Rugby League World Cup 2026 European qualifiers. In the preliminary play off, Italy will take on Netherlands on Saturday 27 April at the Maurizio Quaggia Stadium, Mogliano Veneto, near Treviso, the...
USA set for first home wheelchair rugby league internationals

USA Set for First Home Wheelchair Rugby League Internationals

The first wheelchair rugby league Internationals to be staged in the USA take place this week, on Friday 2 and Saturday 3 February, when the hosts take on Wales in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.   Both games take place at the...
Draw made for women's European qualifiers for Rugby League World Cup 2026

Celtic Nations to Face Each Other In WC Qualifying Draw

The draw for the Women’s Rugby League World Cup 2026 European qualifiers has pitted Wales and Ireland together. The nations were seeded using the December 2023 IRL World Rankings, and came out as follows: Group A will feature Wales as the...
Draw to be made for European Women’s Rugby League World Cup Qualifiers tomorrow

Women’s RLWC2026 Qualifiers (Europe) Draw to Take Place Tomorrow

Seven European nations will learn their next step for the Women’s Rugby League World Cup Qualifiers tomorrow (Wednesday) when the draw for the group stage of the competition takes place. It will be broadcast live on European Rugby League’s...
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...