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BRAVEHEARTS STUDENTS START WORLD CUP JOURNEY

January 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Scotland Rugby League have selected 23 players for the Student World Cup in Australia this summer and will begin their preparations with a training day at UCLan in Preston this Sunday. The squad includes [...]

WALKER SCOOPS TOP SCOTTISH PRIZE

January 6th, 2017|0 Comments

St Helens prop Adam Walker has been voted Scotland’s Player of the Year. Walker was the runaway leader - chosen as player of the year by five of the six management team who voted [...]

LADBROKES CHALLENGE CUP FIRST ROUND DRAW MADE

January 5th, 2017|0 Comments

The draw for the first round of the 2017 Ladbrokes Challenge Cup took place this evening (Thursday, January 5) at The Deep in Hull. Conducting the draw was 2016 winning coach with Hull FC, [...]

GLASWEGIAN SCOTT NAMED TOP STUDENT BY BRAVEHEARTS

January 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Glaswegian centre Scott Plumridge has been voted Scotland Rugby League Student Player of the Year for 2016 and will receive the Roy Kinnear Award. The 20-year-old, who plays his club rugby league for Edinburgh Eagles, [...]

KINNAIRD CROWNED YOUTH PLAYER OF THE YEAR

January 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Scotland Rugby League are delighted to announce the first of the four Players of the Year for their representative sides. The Thompson-Tait Award, named after team-mates in the first Scotland senior team Graeme Thompson [...]

MELLON MAKES HISTORY WITH HAT-TRICK

January 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Dundee Dragons star Michael Mellon has made history by becoming the first ScotlandRL player to win the same player of the year award three times - and he has done it in three successive years. [...]

FIVE RULE CHANGES TO BE INTRODUCED IN 2017

December 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Five amendments that will enhance Rugby League matches for players, spectators and viewers will come into effect for the 2017 season Betfred Super League, Kingstone Press Championship and League 1 and Ladbrokes Challenge Cup to [...]

HELP SCOTLAND STUDENTS GET TO THE WORLD CUP

December 21st, 2016|0 Comments

In July 2017, Scotland will take part in the Student Rugby League World Cup in Sydney, Australia.Participation in the squad is self-funding and each player will need to raise over £3000 to take part. The [...]

SCOTLAND UP TO FOURTH IN WORLD RANKINGS

November 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Scotland Rugby League have leapt from ninth to fourth in the world rankings after their impressive Four Nations campaign. After a heavy opening defeat to Australia, Scotland led England until shortly before half-time before going [...]

WHEELCHAIR BOARD MEMBER OPPORTUNITIES

November 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Scotland Wheelchair Rugby League (SWRL) is seeking to recruit new board members to drive the growth of wheelchair rugby league in Scotland: a fast, dynamic sport which offers the opportunity for all to participate and [...]

EPIC DRAW SINKS IN FOR HISTORY-MAKERS

November 13th, 2016|0 Comments

Scotland Rugby League players, management and supporters are reflecting on the greatest result in their 21-year existence after the incredible 18-all draw with world number one nation, New Zealand, at Workington last night. To give the [...]

DOUGLAS DISAPPOINTED BUT DETERMINED

November 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Scotland earned all the plaudits on Saturday night but it didn’t stop their players and coaches from an overwhelming feeling of what might have been. Leading England until three minutes to half-time, one of sport’s [...]

PHILLIPS BROTHERS AND SCOTT COME IN

November 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Scotland head coach Steve McCormack has recalled the Phillips brothers of Workington Town and Batley full-back into a 19-man squad for their first ever meeting with England at Coventry on Saturday. Hooker Callum Phillips missed the [...]

HOOD READY TO CLASH WITH MATES IN OLD ENEMY RANKS

November 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Liam Hood has admitted that he is relishing the ‘neighbourly rivalry’ between Scotland and England ahead of Saturday’s clash. The Leigh Centurions star played a key role in Scotland’s defeat to Australia last week and [...]

HISTORY-MAKERS LEARN LESSONS FROM AUSSIE MASTERS

October 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Debutant Ryan Brierley and loose forward Ben Kavanagh wrote themselves into Scottish rugby league history on Friday night by scoring for Scotland’s tries in their first ever Test meeting with Australia in the 54-12 defeat [...]

AUSTRALIA 54-12 SCOTLAND

October 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Scotland were well beaten in their opening game of the Four Nations by an outstanding opening period from Australia but fought back well to show that they are capable of pushing the best teams in [...]

BRIERLEY THRILLED AT LEAP TO FACE KANGAROOS

October 27th, 2016|0 Comments

It’s little more than six months since Ryan Brierley was a Championship player with Leigh Centurions. Tomorrow night he will make his international debut against Australia. Having moved to Huddersfield Giants in March, half-back Brierley [...]

DOUGLAS BACK IN SCOTLAND SQUAD TO FACE KANGAROOS

October 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Scotland have named seven uncapped players in their 19-man squad to face Australia for the very first time in the opening game of the Ladbrokes Four Nations tournament in Hull on Friday night. Coach Steve [...]

MASTERCLASS FOR U19S AS SCOTS PREPARE FOR AUSSIES

October 26th, 2016|0 Comments

It may not seem the ideal preparation for facing the World Cup holders, but Scotland opted to stage a dress rehearsal for their meeting with Australia at Hull on Friday by playing against their youth [...]

FERGUSON READY FOR TEST AGAINST THE BEST

October 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Scotland forward Dale Ferguson thinks the Bravehearts’ heavy week in Edinburgh has prepared them as well as possible for the biggest test of their lives: successive games against Australia, England and New Zealand. Scotland [...]

NUTRITION X FUEL SCOTLAND RUGBY LEAGUE

October 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Nutrition X have proudly been the Official Sports Nutrition Partner to Scotland Rugby League for the past two seasons and this month are excited to be working with the team as they embark on the Four [...]

SCRATCHY BUT VITAL: MCCORMACK ON BARROW WIN

October 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Scotland prepared for their clash with Australia next Friday by beating Barrow Raiders, masquerading as the Cumbria Select XIII, 48-16 at Barrow tonight. The Bravehearts, who left six of their star names in the Craven [...]

SCOTTISH STARS MAKE RARE APPEARANCE IN CUMBRIA

October 19th, 2016|0 Comments

The stars of Super League and Australia’s NRL will descend on Cumbria on Friday when Scotland arrive to play a warm-up game ahead of the Ladbrokes Four Nations tournament. Scotland coach Steve McCormack, the former [...]

GRAND FINAL HERO AMONG NEW-LOOK BRAVEHEARTS

October 10th, 2016|0 Comments

Wigan winger Lewis Tierney has been named in the Scotland squad for the first time ahead of the Ladbrokes Four Nations tournament, one of ten uncapped players in the 24-man squad. Tierney helped Wigan beat [...]