Monday, June 17, 2024

Wales set for a difficult World Cup opener against Cook Islands at St Helens

Wales and Cook Islands will do battle in the second game of Group D at St Helens on Wednesday night.Wales head into the World Cup bracing for what could be a very difficult tournament. Missing a number of long-standing...
Australia v England 2017 RLWC Final

England name team for Rugby League World Cup Final

Date: 28/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)

Newcastle-bound forward utility Chris Heighington has been recalled to the England side for Saturday’s Rugby League World Cup 2017 final against Australia in Brisbane.


The road to the 2021 Rugby League World Cup begins in Vrchlabi

Date: 27/3/18

The town of Vrchlabi will host the preliminary stage of the European qualifying route to the 2021 Rugby League World Cup in England, when the Czech Republic host Norway on 30th June.

Darwin RLWC2017 Mural

Meninga launches RLWC2017 street mural in Darwin

Date: 6/9/17, Photo Credit: Helen Orr

Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga has praised a giant mural unveiled in Darwin yesterday of Australian stars Cameron Smith, Will Chambers and Allana Ferguson for highlighting the diversity within rugby league.

Festival of World Cups 2021

IRL postpone Festival of World Cups scheduled for 2021

Following consultation with the competing nations and Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021) organisers, the Board of International Rugby League (IRL) has decided to postpone the Festival of World Cups (FOWC) which was scheduled to be held in England...
2013 Rugby League World Cup

2013 Rugby League World Cup – RLWC

  2013 RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP OVERVIEW AND DRAW Host Nation - England, Wales, France, Ireland Number of Teams - 14 Highest Crowd - 74,468 (Sell Out) Old Trafford, Manchester, England. (Record World Cup and Test Match Crowd). Average Crowd -...
New Zealand Rugby League

Three players added to Kiwis 2013 RLWC Squad

By Richard Cowley, Date: 26/9/13

The NZRL have added another three players to their World Cup train-on squad after Melbourne and Cronulla exited the NRL finals.

Match Report: Lebanon get home against France in tight tussle



Date: 29/10/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos) 

The playmaker was at the heart of Lebanon’s attack as he scored a try, set up another two and kicked a late field goal in a scoreline that was harsh on the French outfit.

Preview – European Qualifier Pool A: Match 3 – ITALY v WALES


Date: 28/10/16 (Photo Credit Ian Lovell)

Italy has picked the same 19, but Wales are forced into changes as the nations meet at the Stadio Brianteo in Monza tomorrow (Saturday), to decide the Pool A automatic qualifiers for the 2017 World Cup.

Ireland and Wales Qualify for Rugby League World Cup 2017


Date: 30/10/16

Ireland and Wales will contest the Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) after both countries topped their respective Rugby League European Federation (RLEF) qualifying groups with victories overnight.