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1995 Rugby League World Cup

1995 Rugby League World Cup – RLWC

1995 RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP OVERVIEW

Host Nation - England and Wales

Number of Teams - 10

Highest Crowd - 66,540 London, England

Average Crowd - 17,706

Total Crowd - 265,592

Rugby League World Cup

Rugby League World Cup

The Rugby League World Cup has incorporated many different formats since its inception in 1954. The first six World Cup tournaments (1954 - 1972) involved the four test nations Australia, Great Britain, France and New Zealand. In 1975 the format changed with Great Britain being replaced by England and Wales. Due to the performance of the English team the format reverted back to four nations for the 1977 tournament.

Canada v Jamaica

Jamaica add Super League player to squad for RLWC Qualifiers

Date: 17/10/18 (Photo Davey Wilson)

Jamaica has named a strong squad for the 2018 Americas Championship, which will also act as a qualifier for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup in England.

2021 Rugby League World Cup

Spain and Russia announce squads for RLWC qualifier

Date:5/10/18

Spain and Russia have announced their 19-man squads for the opening game of European Championship B in Quatre Carreres, Valencia tomorrow (Saturday, kick off 3pm CET), the tournament also doubling as a qualifier for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup in England.

2021 Rugby League World Cup

Greece 60 defeat Malta 4 in RLWC Qualifier

Date: 16/9/18

A comprehensive 11–try win by Greece at the Glyka Stadium in Athens ensured that they finished top of European Group C – South, and will now face Norway in the play offs on neutral territory, most likely next spring.

WRL Canada v PNG

Canada Ravens comment on their 2021 Women’s Rugby League World Cup schedule

Photo Credit: NRLPhotos Organisers of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup (RLWC) have released the schedules for the men’s, women’s and wheelchair tournaments and it hasn’t taken long for teams involved to start thinking ahead about strategies to put...
Tonga Squad to take on Samoa 2017 RLWC

Tonga announcement: Woolf makes changes for Samoa clash

 

 

Date: 31/10/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)

KRISTIAN Woolf has made two changes to the Mate Ma’a Tonga team for Saturday’s huge Rugby League World Cup clash with Toa Samoa in Hamilton, New Zealand.

2021 Rugby League World Cup

Norway advance with RLWC qualifier win over Germany

Date: 17/9/18

Norway overturned their negative eight points difference with a stunning second half performance to outgun favourites Germany in Porsgrunn.

Rugby League World Cup 2021 Draw

2021 Rugby League World Cup Draw

• England men’s team to kick-off tournament against Samoa at St James’ Park, Newcastle on October 23, 2021

• England women’s team will take on Brazil on November 9, 2021 in Leeds with the England wheelchair team drawn to face Australia on November 11, 2021 in London

1989 to 1992 Rugby League World Cup - Full house on hand at Wembley for the Final

1989 to 1992 Rugby League World Cup – RLWC

1989 to 1992 RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP OVERVIEW

Host Nation - World Wide (England, France, Papua New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand)

Number of Teams - 5

Highest Crowd - 73,631 London, England (Record crowd for World Cup game)

Average Crowd - 14,303

Total Crowd - 300,354