State of Origin

  • Catapult To Supply Super League And England

    ... RFL and the Super League as they ramp up their use of innovative technology to enhance performance amongst their athletes and teams. “We’re equally excited to explore potential data broadcast opportunities, following the success of this year’s State of Origin project. The pursuit of league-wide deals continues to be a key focus for us here at Catapult and we’re grateful to RFL for the opportunity to partner”. Catapult used its Clearsky 2 tracking technology to deliver live data for th...

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  • Barrow And McClennan Given Key Coaching Roles

    The Rugby Football League (RFL) have appointed Stuart Barrow as head coach of the England Youth team and announced that Brian McClennan will coach the Exiles in the 2013 International Origin Game against England.Barrow has been involved with the England Academy coaching set-up since 2010 and will take over the Youth reigns from Dave Elliott, who will continue to oversee the development of both the England Academy and Youth programmes in his role as National development coach.England Youth squad...

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  • Ireland RL Sign Up McGettigan's As Title Sponsors

    ... Ireland have announced a new title sponsorship by McGettigan’s for the 2015 season. This exclusive sponsorship agreement sees the McGettigan’s branding across all the teams involved in rugby league in Ireland from the domestic clubs, schools, students, State of Origin, wheelchair and Senior teams. It also sees rugby league coming to the Carlisle Grounds in Bray where the Student 4 Nations will be held. Rugby League Ireland director Richard Egan said: "RLI are delighted to announce McGettiga...

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  • New RL Business Club Launches

    ... Kick-Off Reception in the House of Commons on 14 July. Any member of the network is able to attend but numbers are strictly limited so anyone hoping to attend should register early. The week before, on 7 July, Wigan's Blake Green will be speaking at a State of Origin III breakfast at the Number One Sports Bar in City Road, London. To become a part of the Rugby League Network, people should simply visit www.rugbyleaguebusiness.net and complete the registration form.  ...

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  • Hull reach three quarter mark in 10K quest

    ... Catalan Dragons in Perpignan. There is the promise of premium seats at the Magic Weekend, Challenge Cup Final and Super League Grand Final for the pass holder drawn when the figure goes to 8,000 and the club says that a holiday in Australia, taking in a State of Origin match, will be given away if passes reach 9,000. Hull FC were unavailable to comment further.Hull FC Season passes can be bought in person from the club's retail stores at the KC Stadium or Savile Street, by post or on the phone...

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  • Dodson Promises Schools Investment In Scotland

    Scottish Rugby chief executive Mark Dodson has committed to the ongoing investment into school rugby in Scotland, in an interview with the BBC. The Scotland national side has come under fire in recent months following a poor Six Nations campaign but Dodson has defended Scottish rugby, citing the doubling of commercial income and the reduction of debts during his tenure as chief executive as a sign of progress being made. And he had pledged to continue investing into both independent and State sc...

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  • Behind the Brand - Setanta

    ... Ireland specific, North American and Australian specific. There’s an involvement in rugby that is bigger than what they do in the UK.   RUGBY LEAGUE They show games from Australia’s top competition, the National Rugby League competition plus the State of Origin matches.   WHAT’S THE FUTURE? The company is always looking to strengthen their portfolio of sporting rights so if and when rugby rights come to the market they’ll be interested.    ...

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  • Sky NZ Seals NRL Deal

    ... recently lost thousands of subscribers. No financial details have been released for the deal but the previous agreement was reportedly worth NZ $18 million (£8.5m) per year. The new contract, which runs from 2018 to 2022 and includes all league games, the State of Origin series and the NRL Nines, is sure to be worth a significant amount more. Sky has also secured the rights to some New Zealand Test matches for up to seven years from 2017. The broadcaster managed to reach an agreement just in t...

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  • England V NZ In Colorado?

    ... America - for an Anglo-Kiwi Test in the United States on the weekend of June 22-23, 2018 will be proposed. “What is the proposal? It’s to play a fully internationally sanctioned Test in the United States on the bye weekend afforded to us by the Sunday State of Origin game,” Moore said at his Brisbane hotel on Sunday. “The venue? There are many opportunities that are available and a number of leading stadiums in the country are being discussed.” It is understood Denver has been the foc...

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  • BBC And Premier Sports Get RLWC Rights

    ... our amazing sport and will enable our established fan base to immerse themselves in five weeks of fantastic, world class sport,” he said. “Premier Sports do a great job for rugby league showing Kingstone Press Championship, every NRL game and the State of Origin matches. Their coverage will enable fans to see every minute of the tournament live.” The BBC says it is “committed to bringing major national sporting events to the widest audience” and director of BBC Sport Barbara Slater sa...

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