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Rugby league - 31 Mar 2006
The RFL today (31.03.06) announced that the venue for the 2006 Challenge Cup Final will be Twickenham Stadium.
Rugby league - 16 Nov 2004
One the UK's biggest universities with a long-standing reputation in sport, Leeds Metropolitan University, is to sponsor the 2005 Rugby League World Club Challenge between reigning Super League Champions Leeds Rhinos and Australian NRL Premiers Canterbury Bulldogs.
Rugby league - 09 Nov 2004
Game Five of the Gillette Tri-Nations tournament between Great Britain and Australia is now confirmed as a sell-out.
Rugby league - 04 Nov 2004
Elland Road Stadium in Leeds will stage Rugby League’s 2005 World Club Challenge between reigning Super League Champions Leeds Rhinos and current NRL Premiers Canterbury Bulldogs.
Rugby league - 03 Sep 2004
The Rugby Football League is delighted to confirm that Gillette Group UK, sponsors of the Gillette Tri-Nations tournament, have today extended their support of Rugby League by becoming sponsors of the Great Britain team.
Rugby league - 09 Aug 2004
The Rugby Football League (RFL) is actively seeking applications from clubs wishing to become part of the sport's professional League structure at National League One and Two level.
Rugby league - 07 Jun 2004
The total number of spectators who watched Round 13 of Tetley's Rugby Super League IX was the third highest aggregate attendance for a single round of games in the nine year history of the competition.
Rugby league - 18 May 2004
The Rugby Football League - as the tournament's appointed organising body - can today confirm that Elland Road Stadium in Leeds will stage the final of the inaugural Gillette Tri-Nations on Saturday 27th November 2004.
Rugby league - 12 May 2004
The Rugby Football League - as the tournament's appointed organising body - can today confirm that the first match in the 2004 Gillette Tri-Nations tournament to be staged in the UK will be played at Loftus Road Stadium - home of Queens Park Rangers Football Club.
Rugby league - 26 Apr 2004
Leading recruitment company Parkhouse Recruitment have reached agreement with the Rugby Football League to become a sponsor of the sport at grass roots level.
Rugby league - 19 Mar 2004
The Rugby Football League has confirmed the date of the 2005 Powergen Challenge Cup Final as Saturday, 27 August 2005 at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.
Rugby league - 02 Jun 2003
The Scottish Rugby Union has reacted with disappointment to today's announcement that the Powergen Rugby League Challenge Cup Final will once again take place at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff in 2004.
Rugby league - 30 May 2003
The Powergen Challenge Cup Final will be played at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium on Saturday, 15 May 2004.
Rugby league - 11 Apr 2003
Powergen was today announced as the title sponsor of the inaugural Rugby League Champion Schools Cup.
Rugby league - 10 Feb 2003
Sponsorship income generated by the forthcoming Rugby League World Club Challenge between St Helens and Sydney Roosters has reached record levels (for the event) - with total revenue approaching a six figure sum.
Rugby league - 24 Oct 2002
The Rugby Football League is delighted to confirm that the Department for Transport's (DfT) road safety campaign 'Think!.....Don't Drink Drive' is to sponsor the Great Britain team.
Rugby league - 25 Jul 2002
The 2002 Northern Ford Grand Final will be staged at Halton Stadium, the home of Widnes Vikings who won promotion after taking the Premiership's major trophy at the end of the 2000 - 2001 campaign.
Rugby league - 03 Jul 2002
The Rugby Football League today announced a new three-year sponsorship of the Challenge Cup by leading energy supplier, TXU Energi.
Rugby league - 01 May 2002
The Rugby Football League today announced that Ian Edwards BA (Hons) and Tony Gartland have been appointed as non-Executive Directors to the RFL Board of Directors and, at the same time, confirming the appointment of Nigel Wood as the new Finance Director.
Rugby league - 23 Nov 2001
Russia is set to become the 11th full member of Rugby League's International Federation.
Rugby league - 20 Nov 2001
The World Club Challenge between reigning Tetley’s Super League Champions Bradford Bulls and current NRL Telstra Premiers Newcastle Knights will take place on Friday 1st February 2002.
Rugby league - 29 Oct 2001
Guinness, owned by international drinks giant, Guinness UDV will sponsor next month's three Test match series against World Champions Australia and have become the new sponsors for the Great Britain team.
Rugby league - 23 May 2001
The Origin Game between Yorkshire and Lancashire is receiving tremendous sponsorship support from a number of major companies.
Rugby league - 18 May 2001
The Rugby Football League has been forced to switch the first and second Test match venues for November’s showdown with reigning World Champions Australia.
Rugby league - 09 May 2001
Emirates Airline today (09.05.01) announced their sponsorship of the London and Wales Sevens at Twickenham. The two UK legs of the International Rugby Board's World Sevens Series, will be known as the Emirates Airline London Sevens and Emirates Airline Wales Sevens.
Rugby league - 12 Mar 2001
Wigan's JJB Stadium will host its first Silk Cut Challenge Cup semi-final on Saturday, March 31 when reigning Tetley's Super League champions and World Club Challenge winners St Helens face last year's beaten Murrayfield finalists Leeds Rhinos.
Rugby league - 02 Mar 2001
Tonight’s thrilling local derby between Wigan Warriors and Warrington Wolves at the JJB Stadium (Kick Off 8.00PM) is now the opening match of Tetley’s Super League VI after the game between Bradford Bulls and St Helens was postponed earlier this morning due to a frozen pitch.
Rugby league - 16 Nov 2000
Rugby League Confirms World Club Challenge
Rugby league - 31 Aug 2000
Super League Clubs in US Challenge Tournament
Rugby league - 28 Jun 2000
Wales to Visit South Africa
Rugby league - 09 Jun 2000
RFL reach agreement with Wembley National Stadium Ltd.
Rugby league - 22 May 2000
Double World Cup Attraction for Paris
Rugby league - 17 May 2000
Hull handed record fine
Rugby league - 17 May 2000
Rugby Football League Media Release
Rugby league - 05 May 2000
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