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The touring West Yorkshire Police Rugby League extended its winning streak abroad to 11 years as they took on the Malta XIII on Friday night at the Melita ground. After touring Australia, Jamaica,...Read More >>

  • Parliamentary Secretary tackles a game of Rugby

    Date: Sun, 06/04/2014 - 09:16

    Mr Chris Agius, Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport attended the rugby match from the European Nations Cup Division 2A, between Malta and the Netherlands at the Hiberians Stadium.
  • Mediterranean Bank throws its weight behind the Malta Rugby Union for the third time

    Date: Wed, 02/04/2014 - 11:02

    Once again Mediterranean Bank has renewed its commitment to the local sports community by providing and extending its sponsorship to the Malta Rugby Football Union for another year.
  • Storm twin with Malta Rugby League

    Date: Fri, 13/12/2013 - 10:35

    Gateshead Storm and the Malta Rugby League (MRL) have entered into a twinning partnership which will commence ahead of the 2014 season. The Malta Rugby League (MRL) and Gateshead Storm are committing to further develop the strong links that already exist between RFL...
  • Malta awarded RLEF Affiliate Membership

    Date: Fri, 13/12/2013 - 10:26

    The Malta Rugby League (MRL) was granted Affiliate Membership of the Rugby League European Federation (RLEF) after applying in early November. A 99-page application was submitted to the RLEF board of directors and sees the MRL’s membership raised from Observer to...
  • Malta play Croatia in vital FIRA European Division 2A Match

    Date: Sun, 10/11/2013 - 09:51

    Malta and Croatia meet on Saturday at Hibernians Ground with both teams fighting to avoid the playoffs. Switzerland and Holland lead the table with Malta third, one point ahead of rivals Croatia, who are smarting after a defeat to Switzerland last weekend.
  • Malta Rugby Union prepare for Croatia with a soprano in the scrum

    Date: Tue, 05/11/2013 - 15:59

    Malta Rugby Union go into their FIRA European Nations Cup Division 2A match against Croatia on November 9 at Hibernians with a secret weapon, they have a 16th man in the team, namely opera star Miriam Cauchi who will be singing the Maltese national anthem immediately...
  • Malta Rugby Squad announced

    Date: Fri, 01/11/2013 - 18:05

    The team is looking strong though missing scrum half Tom Holloway and fly half Rob Holloway due to injury, regular Clayton Cassar through injury and Luke Watts. Christian Schranz gains his first start for Malta at second row and is well deserved with the effort he has...
  • Malta warm up for Croatia match with two wins

    Date: Sat, 12/10/2013 - 15:22

    In preparation to the forthcoming FIRA European Nations Cup Division 2A match against Croatia on November 9 at Hibs Ground, the Malta A Rugby Team travelled to Sicily last week to play Sigonella and ran out comfortable winners. The Maltese contingent also won the...
  • Gagliardi Launch Rugby Capsule Collection

    Date: Sat, 12/10/2013 - 14:36

    Already main sponsors of the Maltese National Rugby team the Bortex group have gone one step further via their “Gagliardi” brand. Gagliardi designers have developed a capsule range of more casual garments sporting both the Malta Rugby Football Union’s logo as well as...
  • Malta Origin RL signs former Gateshead Thunder prop

    Date: Tue, 10/09/2013 - 21:30

    The Malta Origin RL club have announced the signing of prop forward Gareth Barron for the remainder of the 2013 MRL Dove Men+Care Championship. The 31-year-old started his professional career as a trainee with Gateshead Thunder in 1999 when the Thunder were in that...