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  • Wales RL Signs Six-Figure Sponsorship Deal

    Wales Rugby League has announced a record-breaking sponsorship deal with My Club Betting that will aid the development of the sport in Wales from grassroots to elite level through to the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. The deal, said to be worth six figures, will see My Club Betting become the principal sponsor of the Wales national team, while community and professional level clubs throughout the country will also benefit. As part of the deal, a new Wales Rugby League betting website will be set u...

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  • Wales RL To Take Over South Wales Scorpions

    Wales Rugby League, the national governing body for rugby league in Wales, has agreed to take over the running of the South Wales Scorpions for the 2014 season after their founder and chairman Phil Davies stepped down due to work and personal commitments. The club was founded in 2009 after the Celtic Crusaders opted to move North and has been the only professional rugby league side in South Wales since then. The Scorpions currently ply their trade in Championship One and chief operating officer...

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  • WRU Survey Reveals Supporter Trends In Wales

    A survey commissioned by the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) has concluded that more than half the population of Wales is involved with the game either as a player, supporter or follower of broadcast and newspaper coverage.  It also states that 41% of the adult population of Wales have attended a rugby international at the Millennium Stadium to cheer on their team. The survey conducted online by eightyone600, a sports marketing consultancy, sampling 1,152 adults, was commissioned as a benchmark study t...

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  • Wales And Admiral Announce Extended Partnership

    Wales have signed what they are describing as the biggest shirt sponsorship deal in their history by extending their partnership with Admiral. Admiral have sponsored Wales' shirts since November 2010 and will continue to do so at least until 2017. The partnership has also seen Admiral extend their support to the senior Wales women's side, who will now also carry the Admiral logo on their playing strip until 2017. Although the exact value of the deal has not been confirmed, it is said to be highe...

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  • RRW To Rebrand As Pro Rugby Wales

    Regional Rugby Wales (RRW) will be renamed as part of its strategy to strengthen the development and performance of the professional game in Wales. Pro Rugby Wales will now replace RRW as the name of the organisation that leads and protects Welsh regional rugby’s interests inside and outside Wales as a clear reflection of its future vision and strategy. Having signed the Rugby Services Agreement (RSA) with the WRU at the end of August and with a new European tournament structure underway, Pro...

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  • Ex Wales Rugby International Cliff Morgan Dies At 83

    The rugby industry is sad to hear that, former Wales fly-half and BBC broadcaster, Cliff Morgan, has died at the age of 83. Read more about Cliff Morgan from the BBC here, via the link. Cliff Morgan: Former Wales Fly-Half and BBC Broadcaster Dies Aged 83

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  • Wales RL Agree Kit Deal With BuySportsKitPro And Errea

    Wales Rugby League have entered into a two-year partnership with sports kit supplier, BuysportskitPRO in association with Italian brand, Errea ahead of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. This means that all Wales international sides will wear the errea kit, joining teams like Wigan Warriors, Toulouse Olympique XIII, Dewsbury Rams, Hunslet RLFC, Swinton Lions and the French national side. WRL have worn the errea brand in the past, where they provided kit to the Wales under 16s and 18s sides between...

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  • Q&A With RRW's Mark Davies

    The new chief executive of Regional Rugby Wales Mark Davies has given his first interview to Wales Online since taking up the position. Davies provides an update on where the four regions stand following the new peace deal between them and the Welsh Rugby Union.  The former Scarlets chief also claims that the Pro12 is targeting up to five main commercial partners between now and the end of the season. Pro12 sides are set to receive additional funds to the guaranteed €20m once revenue for the...

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  • RFL Accept North Wales Crusaders

    The North Wales Crusaders have been confirmed as full members of the Rugby Football League (RFL), a move which will see them take their place in Co-operative Championship One in 2012. An application from the Crusaders to join Championship One has been formally accepted by the RFL Board of Directors, who issued a warm welcome to the newly-formed Wrexham-based club. “It is with great pleasure that we can confirm that North Wales Crusaders have met all the criteria required to become full members...

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  • Ironmen Become West Wales Raiders

    South Wales Ironmen Rugby League Club have new owners after the Rugby Football League approved a takeover by Andrew Thorne, the owner of West Wales Raiders RLFC, along with the board of the WRL Premier League club. The new ownership means that the club will move to Llanelli’s Stebonheath Park with immediate effect and will play three games in the Kingstone Press League 1 Shield at the stadium before playing there permanently from the start of the 2018 season under the West Wales Raiders name....

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