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Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic (República Argentina), is a federal republic located mostly in the southern half of South America.
The Asia-Pacific Rugby League Confederation (APRLC) is an umbrella body for nations playing the sport of rugby league football in the Southern Hemisphere.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Australasia, a region of Oceania, comprises Australia, New Zealand, neighbouring islands in the Pacific Ocean and, sometimes, the island of New Guinea (which is usually considered to be part of Melanesia).
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
The Australian national rugby league team (or the Kangaroos) have represented Australia in senior men's rugby league football competition since the establishment of the 'Northern Union game' in Australia in 1908.
The Australian Rugby Football League, more commonly known as the Australian Rugby League (ARL), was the governing body for the sport of rugby league football in Australia.
The Australian Rugby League Commission is the official governing body of rugby league football within Australia.
In both rugby union and rugby league, a blood replacement (also referred to as a blood substitution or blood bin) is a special kind of substitution which can be used in the case of a player having to leave the field of play temporarily to have a wound attended to.
Bradford is in the Metropolitan Borough of the City of Bradford in West Yorkshire, England, in the foothills of the Pennines west of Leeds, and northwest of Wakefield.
Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
The Catalans Dragons (French and Catalan: Dragons Catalans) are a professional rugby league club in Perpignan, Pyrénées-Orientales, France.
The Challenge Cup (also known as the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup due to sponsorship by Ladbrokes) is a knockout rugby league cup competition organised by the Rugby Football League, held annually since 1896, with the exception of 1915–1919 and 1939–1940.
The Championship is a professional rugby league competition.
Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west.
A comparison of rugby league and rugby union is possible because of the games' similarities and shared origins.
Contact sports are sports that emphasize or require physical contact between players.
The Cook Islands national rugby league team has been participating in international rugby league football competition since 1986.
Cumbria is a ceremonial and non-metropolitan county in North West England.
The Czech Republic (Česká republika), also known by its short-form name Czechia (Česko), is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.
A drop goal, field goal, dropped goal, or pot is a method of scoring points in rugby union and rugby league and also, rarely, in American football and Canadian football.
A drop kick is a type of kick in various codes of football.
The Elite One Championship (French: Le Championnat de France Elite) is the top level rugby league competition in France.
The Elite Two Championship is the second tier semi-professional rugby league competition in France below the Elite One Championship, but above the National Division 1.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The England national rugby league team represents England in international rugby league.
Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.
Fatigue is a subjective feeling of tiredness that has a gradual onset.
Fiji (Viti; Fiji Hindi: फ़िजी), officially the Republic of Fiji (Matanitu Tugalala o Viti; Fiji Hindi: फ़िजी गणराज्य), is an island country in Oceania in the South Pacific Ocean about northeast of New Zealand's North Island.
The Fiji national rugby league team, nicknamed the Bati (pronounced), has been participating in international rugby league football since 1992.
Five-eighth or Stand-off is one of the positions in a rugby league football team.
A football is a ball inflated with air that is used to play one of the various sports known as football.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
The France national rugby league team represent France in international rugby league tournaments.
Fullback (or full-back) is one of the positions in a rugby league football team.
Rugby league is a full contact football code and spectator sport played in various countries around the world and governed by the Rugby League International Federation.
The George Hotel in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, England, is a Grade II listed building famous as the birthplace of rugby league football in 1895.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a unitary presidential constitutional democracy, located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa.
This list of rugby league terms is a general glossary of the terminology used in the sport of rugby league football.
In sports, a goal is a physical structure or area where an attacking team must send the ball or puck in order to score points.
The golden point, a sudden death overtime system, is used to resolve drawn rugby league football matches.
The Great Britain national rugby league team represents Great Britain in rugby league.
Halifax R.L.F.C. is a professional rugby league club in Halifax, West Yorkshire, which formed in 1873.
The history of rugby league as a separate form of rugby football goes back to 1895 in Huddersfield, West Riding of Yorkshire when the Northern Rugby Football Union broke away from England's established Rugby Football Union to administer its own separate competition.
Hooker is one of the positions in a rugby league football team.
Hull Football Club, commonly referred to as Hull or Hull F.C., is a professional rugby league football club established in 1865 and based in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
Hungary (Magyarország) is a country in Central Europe that covers an area of in the Carpathian Basin, bordered by Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Austria to the northwest, Romania to the east, Serbia to the south, Croatia to the southwest, and Slovenia to the west.
Injury, also known as physical trauma, is damage to the body caused by external force.
The Intrust Super Premiership NSW is a rugby league competition for clubs in New South Wales previously known as the New South Wales Cup, and NSWRL Premier League.
The Ireland men's national rugby league team, known as the Wolfhounds, represents Ireland in international rugby league competitions.
The Italy national rugby league team represents Italy in rugby league football.
John Player & Sons, most often known simply as Player's, was a tobacco and cigarette manufacturer based in Nottingham, England.
Lancashire (abbreviated Lancs.) is a county in north west England.
Languedoc-Roussillon (Lengadòc-Rosselhon; Llenguadoc-Rosselló) is a former administrative region of France.
League 1 (for sponsorship reasons currently known as the Betfred League 1), is a professional rugby league competition based in England.
League Tag is the name of two distinct modified version of rugby league football.
Lebanon (لبنان; Lebanese pronunciation:; Liban), officially known as the Lebanese RepublicRepublic of Lebanon is the most common phrase used by Lebanese government agencies.
The Lebanon national rugby league team (Arabic: المنتخب اللبناني للرجبي ليغ) is the representative side of Lebanon in rugby league football.
The Liberation of Paris (also known as the Battle for Paris and Belgium; Libération de Paris) was a military action that took place during World War II from 19 August 1944 until the German garrison surrendered the French capital on 25 August 1944.
A line-out or lineout is a means by which, in rugby union, play is restarted after the ball has gone into touch.
This is a list of international rugby league football teams grouped by their status within the Rugby League International Federation (RLIF).
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Lonely Planet is the largest travel guide book publisher in the world.
The M62 is a west–east trans-Pennine motorway in Northern England, connecting Liverpool and Hull via Manchester and Leeds; of the route is shared with the M60 orbital motorway around Manchester.
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.
The Manly Warringah Sea Eagles are an Australian professional rugby league team named after the Manly and Warringah areas of Sydney's Northern Beaches in which the club is based.
The Melbourne Storm are a rugby league team based in Melbourne, Victoria in Australia, that participate in the National Rugby League.
The National Rugby League (NRL) is a league of professional men's rugby league teams in Australasia.
A national sport is considered to be an intrinsic part of the culture of a nation.
New South Wales (abbreviated as NSW) is a state on the east coast of:Australia.
The New South Wales Rugby League (NSWRL) is the governing body of rugby league in New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory and is a member of the Australian Rugby League Commission.
The New Zealand national rugby league team (Māori: Tīma rīki motu Aotearoa) has represented New Zealand in rugby league since 1907.
The New Zealand Rugby League (NZRL) is the governing body for the sport of rugby league football in New Zealand.
The Newcastle Knights are an Australian professional rugby league club based in Newcastle, New South Wales.
Northern England, also known simply as the North, is the northern part of England, considered as a single cultural area.
The Northern Hemisphere is the half of Earth that is north of the Equator.
Norway (Norwegian: (Bokmål) or (Nynorsk); Norga), officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a unitary sovereign state whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the remote island of Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.
Odsal Stadium, is a sports stadium in Odsal, Bradford, West Yorkshire.
Old Trafford is a football stadium in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, and the home of Manchester United.
The Pacific Islands are the islands of the Pacific Ocean.
The Papua New Guinea National Rugby League Competition (or the PNGNRL for short, for sponsorship reasons the PNGNRL Digicel Cup) is a semi-professional rugby league competition held annually in Papua New Guinea.
The Papua New Guinea national rugby league team represents Papua New Guinea in the sport of rugby league football.
Paris Saint-Germain Rugby League, commonly known as Paris Saint-Germain and familiarly as PSG Rugby League or PSG RL, was a French professional rugby league club founded in 1995, and based in the city of Paris in France.
The Parramatta Eels are an Australian professional rugby league football club based in the Sydney suburb of Parramatta.
Perpignan (Perpinyà) is a city, a commune, and the capital of the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.
The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.
The Popular Front (Front populaire) was an alliance of left-wing movements, including the French Communist Party (PCF), the French Section of the Workers' International (SFIO) and the Radical and Socialist Party, during the interwar period.
Professional sports, as opposed to amateur sports, are sports in which athletes receive payment for their performance.
Queensland (abbreviated as Qld) is the second-largest and third-most populous state in the Commonwealth of Australia.
The Queensland Cup is the top level of rugby league football in Queensland, Australia.
Rugby football refers to the team sports rugby league and rugby union.
The Rugby Football League is the governing body for professional rugby league in England.
The Rugby Football Union (RFU) is the governing body for rugby union in England.
The Rugby League European Federation (RLEF) is the umbrella body for nations playing the sport of rugby league football across Europe and the Northern Hemisphere.
Like most forms of modern football, rugby league football is played outdoors on a rectangular grass field with goals at each end that are to be attacked and defended by two opposing teams.
Rugby league football in Australia has been one of the country's most popular sports since it started being played there in 1908.
Rugby league has been played in France since 1934.
Rugby league in New Zealand dates to the beginning of the sport in England.
Rugby league is a popular team sport in Papua New Guinea, and is the national sport.
Rugby league is a popular team sport played in the Cook Islands.
Rugby league is a popular team sport played in Tonga.
The Rugby League International Federation (RLIF) is the global governing body for the sport of rugby league football.
Rugby league nines (or simply nines) is a version of rugby league football played with nine players on each side.
The rugby league playing field, also referred to as a pitch or paddock, is the playing surface for the sport of rugby league football and is surfaced exclusively with grass.
A rugby league team consists of thirteen players on the field, with four substitutes on the bench.
The Rugby League World Cup is an international rugby league tournament, contested by national teams of the Rugby League International Federation, which was first held in France in 1954, the first World Cup in either rugby code.
Keith Rupert Murdoch, (born 11 March 1931) is an Australian-born American media mogul.
The Russia national rugby league team (also known as The Bears) represent Russia in international rugby league tournaments and other rugby league fixtures.
Samoa, officially the Independent State of Samoa (Malo Saʻoloto Tutoʻatasi o Sāmoa; Sāmoa) and, until 4 July 1997, known as Western Samoa, is a unitary parliamentary democracy with eleven administrative divisions.
The Samoa national rugby league team represents Samoa in rugby league football and has been participating in international competition since 1986.
The Scotland national rugby league team represent Scotland in international rugby league football tournaments.
The South Africa national rugby league team are a rugby league football team that represents South Africa.
Spain (España), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Reino de España), is a sovereign state mostly located on the Iberian Peninsula in Europe.
Sport England is a non-departmental public body under the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.
St Helens R.F.C. is a professional rugby league club in St Helens, Merseyside currently competing in the Super League, the top tier of competition for rugby league in Europe.
Stadium Australia, commercially known as ANZ Stadium and formerly as Telstra Stadium, is a multi-purpose stadium located in the Sydney Olympic Park, in Sydney, Australia.
The State of Origin series is the annual best-of-three rugby league football match series between two Australian state representative sides, the New South Wales Blues and the Queensland Maroons.
Super League (currently known as the Betfred Super League for sponsorship reasons) is the top-level professional rugby league club competition in the Northern hemisphere.
The Super League war was the dispute over control of the top-level professional rugby league competition in Australia and New Zealand in the mid-1990s, between the Australian Rugby League (ARL) and Super League (Australia).
Engage Super League XIII was the official name, due to sponsorship, for the 2008 Super League season by Engage Mutual.
Sweden (Sverige), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
The Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) is a sports stadium in Sydney, Australia.
Tag rugby, or flag rugby, is a non-contact team game in which each player wears a belt that has two velcro tags attached to it, or shorts with velcro patches.
A team sport includes any sport which involves two or more players working together towards a shared objective.
Telstra Corporation Ltd. (known as Telstra) is Australia's largest telecommunications company which builds and operates telecommunications networks and markets voice, mobile, internet access, pay television and other products and services.
Tetley's Brewery (Joshua Tetley & Son Ltd) was an English regional brewery founded in 1822 by Joshua Tetley in Hunslet, now a suburb of Leeds, West Yorkshire.
Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand and formerly known as Siam, is a unitary state at the center of the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula composed of 76 provinces.
The Independent is a British online newspaper.
A draw or tie occurs in a competitive sport when the results are identical or inconclusive.
The Tonga national rugby league team is represents Tonga in rugby league football.
Toronto Wolfpack RLFC is a Canadian professional rugby league club, based in Toronto, which competes in the British Rugby Football League system.
Touch (also known as Touch Football or Touch Rugby) is a variant of rugby league that is organised by the Federation of International Touch (FIT).
Toulouse Olympique are a professional rugby league club in Toulouse, south-west France.
A try is a way of scoring points in rugby union and rugby league football.
Turkey (Türkiye), officially the Republic of Turkey (Türkiye Cumhuriyeti), is a transcontinental country in Eurasia, mainly in Anatolia in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States national rugby league team represents the United States in international rugby league football competitions.
The USA Rugby League (USARL) is the official governing body for rugby league in the USA and runs a rugby league football competition in the United States.
Vichy France (Régime de Vichy) is the common name of the French State (État français) headed by Marshal Philippe Pétain during World War II.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.
The Wales national rugby league team represents Wales in international rugby league football matches.
Warrington Wolves are a professional rugby league club in Warrington, England, that competes in Super League.
The original Wembley Stadium (formerly known as the Empire Stadium) was a football stadium in Wembley Park, London, which stood on the same site now occupied by its successor, the new Wembley Stadium.
Wigan Warriors is a professional Rugby League club based in Wigan, England.
The working class (also labouring class) are the people employed for wages, especially in manual-labour occupations and industrial work.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Yorkshire (abbreviated Yorks), formally known as the County of York, is a historic county of Northern England and the largest in the United Kingdom.
The 1953–54 Challenge Cup was the 53rd staging of rugby league's oldest knockout competition, the Challenge Cup.
The 1971–72 Northern Rugby Football League season was the 77th season of rugby league football.
The 1999 NRL Grand Final was the conclusive and premiership-deciding game of the 1999 NRL season.
The 1999 NRL season was the 92nd season of professional rugby league football in Australia, and the second to be run by the National Rugby League.
The 2007 Carnegie Challenge Cup featured teams from across Europe including England, Scotland, Wales, France and Russia.
The 2013 Rugby League World Cup final was the conclusive game of the 2013 Rugby League World Cup tournament and was played between New Zealand and Australia on November 30, 2013 at Old Trafford, Manchester, England.
The 2017 Rugby League World Cup was the fifteenth staging of the Rugby League World Cup tournament and took place in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea between 27 October and 2 December 2017.
The 2017 Rugby League World Cup Final is a rugby league match to determine the winner of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, to be played between reigning champions Australia and their rivals England on December 2, 2017 at Brisbane Stadium in Brisbane, immediately after the final of the concurrent women's competition.
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