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Rugby league - 28 Jun 2007
London, Sydney, Hong Kong, 26 June 2007:- The Rugby League International Federation (RLIF) has appointed IMG Media to act as exclusive sales agents for the international TV rights to the Rugby League World Cup, 2008.
Rugby league - 01 Sep 2006
The RFL has announced that following the agreement to broadcast the two Federation Shield 2006 fixtures to be played in France live across southern France/Catalonia, including Barcelona, with French television company Canal Plus, a revised fixture list has been issued.
Rugby league - 10 May 2005
BBC Television have confirmed that they will be televising both the Toulouse Olympique v Widnes Vikings and St Helens v Wigan Warriors ties in the Quarter Finals of the 2005 Powergen Challenge Cup on Sunday, June 26.
Rugby league - 10 Aug 2004
The Rugby Football League, the body that governs the sport in this country, has embarked on a major brand exercise designed to bring its image and major properties into sharper focus.
Rugby league - 18 May 2004
The Rugby Football League - as the tournament's appointed organising body - can today confirm that Elland Road Stadium in Leeds will stage the final of the inaugural Gillette Tri-Nations on Saturday 27th November 2004.
Rugby league - 25 Feb 2004
Rugby League has signed a new four-year broadcasting agreement with the BBC.
Rugby league - 03 Feb 2004
SKY SPORTS has secured the exclusive live rights to Super League and international Rugby League for the next five years.
Rugby league - 27 Aug 2003
Carat Sport has negotiated a twelve-month sponsorship deal on behalf of the Department for Transport for their ‘Think! Road Safety’ Campaign. The package includes sponsorship of the Great Britain Rugby League team for matches including the forthcoming three-Test match series against current world champions Australia and the five-match Australian tour of Great Britain during October and November.
Rugby league - 30 May 2003
The Powergen Challenge Cup Final will be played at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium on Saturday, 15 May 2004.
Rugby league - 20 Dec 2002
The Rugby Football League has appointed TWI as media consultants.
Rugby league - 01 May 2002
The Rugby Football League today announced that Ian Edwards BA (Hons) and Tony Gartland have been appointed as non-Executive Directors to the RFL Board of Directors and, at the same time, confirming the appointment of Nigel Wood as the new Finance Director.
Rugby league - 20 Nov 2001
The World Club Challenge between reigning Tetley’s Super League Champions Bradford Bulls and current NRL Telstra Premiers Newcastle Knights will take place on Friday 1st February 2002.
Rugby league - 01 Aug 2001
At their meeting on Wednesday 8th August at Halifax, the 12 member clubs in the Tetley’s Super League are to discuss the principle of putting in place an independent Board of Directors, following a proposal from the London Broncos club.
Rugby league - 13 Jul 2001
The Welsh Rugby Union is delighted to announce 'the biggest and best' domestic television and radio rights deal in its history.
Rugby league - 25 May 2001
Yorkshire Television won the Regional Sports Programme of the Year – Entertainment award with their programme ‘Rugby League Raw’ at the Royal Television Society Awards 2000 at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel, London last night.
Rugby league - 13 Mar 2001
Sportal Australia has confirmed its status as Australia's leading online sports content provider by launching leading-edge Internet sites for two of Australia's leading football clubs.
Rugby league - 02 Feb 2001
Super League (Europe) Limited (SLE) have moved into new offices in Leeds city centre - and they will be shortly joined there by members of the Rugby Football League’s (RFL) Marketing Department.
Rugby league - 30 Jan 2001
BBC have completed their selection of ties from the Silk Cut Challenge Cup fourth round draw for broadcast over the weekend of February 10-11.
Rugby league - 27 Nov 2000
Tetley’s Bitter Super League VI Begins March 2001
Rugby league - 23 Nov 2000
Scottish Rugby Scores £2m TV Deal with SMG
Rugby league - 14 Nov 2000
Rugby League Claims World Cup Ratings Success
Rugby league - 03 Nov 2000
Rugby League World Cup Bars Sportal
Rugby league - 23 Oct 2000
Two Way TV in Rugby Leage World Cup Link-up
Rugby league - 20 Sep 2000
Super League Votes to Assist Cash-Strapped Wakefield<br><br> <br><br>
Rugby league - 31 Jul 2000
Rugby League Grand Final Claims 1 Million Viewers <br><br>
Rugby league - 05 May 2000
Rugby league - 08 Feb 2000
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