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2021 Rugby League World Cup

2021 Rugby League World Cup the biggest in history


Tournament organisers have unveiled plans to make the 2021 World Cup the biggest and most exciting in rugby league history.

Chile Rugby League

Chile prepares for 2021 Rugby League World Cup Qualifiers

By Brian Lowe, Date: 2/8/18

South American champions Chile are excited at the prospect of becoming the first Latin Americans to compete in a Rugby League World Cup qualifying series.

2021 Rugby League World Cup

RLWC 2021 to be biggest with record number of host Applications

Date: 1/8/18

80 applications from across England submitted for biggest ever Rugby League World Cup (RLWC2021) across men’s, women’s and wheelchair events.


RLWC 2021 announces significant investment in future

Date: 17/7/18

The Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021) has today announced its second major initiative from the tournament’s ‘Inspired by 2021’ legacy programme. £10 million will be invested in local clubs and community projects as part of the RLWC2021 Facilities Legacy programme. The government investment, delivered by Sport England, is part of RLWC2021’s ambitious plan to grow the sport and make it more visible, engaging and welcoming to current and potential participants.

England Rugby League

Ronseal partner with England all the way through to 2021 RLWC

Date: 3/7/18

The Rugby Football League is delighted to welcome Ronseal, leaders in the UK DIY market, as a new partner of England Rugby League on a four-year deal.


2021 RLWC qualifier – Malta 22 Ukraine 34 – Report

Date: 1/7/18

Mikhailo Troyan’s last-action try - taking Oleksandr Skorbach’s fine cross kick - ensured that Ukraine remain undefeated at this level after seven matches, fending off a late Maltese challenge to win 34-22 in front of 500 fans at Marsa Sports Complex.


Malta and Ukraine on road to 2021 RLWC Preview

Date: 29/6/18

Two more nations start on the road to the 2021 Rugby League World Cup when the southern section of European Championship C kicks off tomorrow (Saturday) with Malta hosting Ukraine at the Marsa Sports Complex (kick off 5pm local time); Greece are the other nation in the group.

Rugby League World Cup 2021 partners with Unicef UK

Date: 20/6/18

Photo: Children from Franciscan Primary School, a Rights Respecting School in London alongside Jon Dutton (RLWC2021) and Mark Devlin (UNICEF).

Rugby League World Cup 2021

Rugby League World Cup launches inspired by 2021

Date: 20/6/18

Photo (From left to right) Jon Dutton Chief Executive of RLWC2021 and Esther Britten Head of Major Events at UK Sport launch Inspired by 2021 at Mansion House London.

Czech Rugby League

2018 RLWC qualifier Czech Republic 20 Norway 12

Date: 17/6/18

A penalty in the final minute, from man of the match Patrick Koliska, ensured that the Czech Republic won the opening match of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup qualifiers, with a narrow 20-12 triumph in the opening fixture of European Championship C – North.