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2013 RLWC

RLWC2013 comes to the BBC

Date: 10/4/13

Rugby League World Cup 2013 organisers have announced today that the BBC and Premier Sports have secured rights to broadcast the tournament.

The BBC will bring live coverage of all England games to television and radio, starting with the Opening Ceremony which features arguably the biggest game in international Rugby League in England v Australia.

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Old Trafford Final boost for RLWC2013 fans

Date: 4/4/13

Following stories in today’s media that Old Trafford will not be staging games at Rugby World Cup 2015, organisers of Rugby League World Cup 2013 have reassured fans over the staging of the showpiece final event.

The Rugby League World Cup Final 2013 will be staged at Manchester United’s iconic stadium on Saturday November 30 and strong ticket sales continue to give the tournament a boost.

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Neath school children hold the Rugby League World Cup

By Ian Golden, Date: 12/3/13

School children from Neath got their hands on the Rugby League World Cup recently when the famous old trophy made a whistle-stop tour around Wales.

The trophy was only in the area for a few hours, so two schools, Neath Primary and Tonnau Primary, were selected at random to have the 59-year old piece of silverware at their establishments.


Opening ceremony to be the greatest show that RL has ever seen

Rugby League World Cup 2013 organisers have announced today that the opening ceremony at The Millennium Stadium, Cardiff will be ‘the greatest show that Rugby League has ever seen’.

RLWC2013 also announced that following a rigorous and successful consultation process, industry leaders EVENT360 have been recruited as the Official Sports Presentation Partner of the tournament.

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Wrexham celebrates St David’s Day with RLWC2013 trophy

Host town Wrexham will celebrate St David’s Day in style as the Rugby League World Cup 2013 trophy embarks on a mini-tour of local schools and events.

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Dragon Verdict: Blog 2 – RLWC 2013 & 2017

By Matthew Brown, Date: 5/12/12

Next year is surely a key date for any Rugby League fan! Yes that’s right the RLWC 2013 is being held in the UK/France & Ireland. The tournament will occur in October and November 2013 with 14 teams vying for World Supremacy in the world of Rugby League!

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2013 Rugby League World Cup dates announced

By Richard Cowley, Date: 24/7/12

In a sign of how organised the 2013 Rugby League World Cup will be, dates have been announced more than 15 months before the event is scheduled to begin.

Tickets go on sale to the general public in late October with season ticket holders given the option to by tickets now.

Early indications are that the 2013 Rugby League World Cup will surpass the attendance record of 293,965 set during the 2008 Rugby League World Cup held in Australia.

Warrington is ready to host Samoa for 2013 World Cup

By Chris Newman, Date: 4/6/2012

Rugby League Samoa Delegates Travel to England Ahead of World Cup.

Representatives from Rugby League Samoa recently visited the UK on a fact finding mission in preparation for next year's Rugby League World Cup.

RLS President Tagaloa Faafouina Su'a and Secretary General Fritz Tuiavii-Savaiinaea joined delegates from other World Cup participating nations, as well as the Rugby League International Federation, to workshop ideas and inspect host cities of their respective countries.