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A record total of over 40 delegates, representing 23 national federations, will be part of the RLEF Congress to be held this weekend (18/19 May) in Istanbul, Turkey, who host the annual get-together for the first time. RLEF general manager Chris Thair is looking forward to the gathering and venue. β€œThere is a vibrancy in […]

Rugby 9 Women

Red Star women win first rugby 9 tournament

Today, the first rugby 9 tournament in women’s competition was played in Athens, where three clubs participated Red Star won first place in front of two Greek side Aris, and Patra. WOMEN’S 9s TOURNAMENT RESULTS πŸ‡¬πŸ‡·πŸ‡·πŸ‡Έ MATCH 1: πŸ‡¬πŸ‡· ARIS 20-0 PATRA πŸ‡¬πŸ‡· Aris tries: Lymperidi, Koutsikou, Maroufidi (2), conv: 2/4. MATCH 2: πŸ‡¬πŸ‡· ARIS […]


Red Star at the London 9s

Serbia become the latest Nation to be represented at the London9s. Red Star Belgrade, the Balkan Rugby League champions, will fly the flag for their country. LDN9s promotor Graham Oliphant was quick to celebrate their inclusion in the LDN9s- “It’s a pleasure to once again see the Rugby League arm of the Red Star dynasty […]


Rugby League in Belarus

Rugby league has been played in Belarus for the first time, following a four team 9s tournament held in Rechista. The home side faced Kyiv and Rivne from the Ukraine and a side from Moscow. Tournament organisers Ilia Turik and Nikolai Zarezako were participants on a coaching course in Kyiv in January this year and, […]


DAP project in Bosnia

The Rugby League Club FIS from the town of Vitez in Bosnia and Herzegovina has been working for a month now with elementary school students within the DAP project supported by the Australian Embassy in Vienna. Students learn about the rules of the Rugby League through playing and socializing. Currently, the program is being held […]

Balkan Super League

Successful first round

Four matches have been played in the opening round of the 2019 Balkan Super League: Dorcol Belgrade πŸ‡·πŸ‡Έ 6 – 52 Aris Eagles Athens πŸ‡¬πŸ‡· Locomotive Sofia πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬ 10 – 40 Radnicki Nis πŸ‡·πŸ‡Έ Ragbi Klub FIS Vitez πŸ‡§πŸ‡¦ 6 – 46 K.R. Tirana πŸ‡¦πŸ‡± Radnicki Novi πŸ‡·πŸ‡Έ 28 – 26 Red Kangaroo Belgrade πŸ‡·πŸ‡Έ […]

Rugby league

Great job in Australia

A full suite of internationally recognized and aligned coaching and match official qualifications moved closer to reality following detailed discussions between the Asia Pacific Rugby League Confederation and the Rugby League European Federation held in New South Wales, Australia. The coach education leadership of APRLC and the RLEF have concluded over 50 hours of detailed […]


Start of the student campaign in Lebanon

This weekend will see the start of the student campaign in Lebanon. The 2019 Lebanese Youth Championship will kick off with an expanded nine teams involved. Officially known as the Scholastic Rugby League, it will again take place in two areas. The northern tournament includes the U18 teams from holders Tripoli RLFC and El Mina […]