Wales Dragonhearts lose heavily to strong England community side

COMMUNITY INTERNATIONAL ENGLAND LIONS U23 68 WALES DRAGONHEARTS 0 By Ian Golden at Pilkington Recs, St Helens Wales Dragonhearts fell to a 68-0 defeat against a strong England Lions U23 side, in a role reversal of their dominance against Lithuania last week. The game was won by half-time after England ran in seven first half […]

Wales Dragonhearts name squad for England test

Wales Dragonhearts head coach Ian Newbury has named a 20-man travelling squad for their third match of the Motorplus Autumn Series, an away game against England Lions U23 at Pilkington Recs in St Helens on Saturday (kick-off 2pm). The representative side of the community game in Wales are unbeaten so far in 2019 thanks to […]

Baptism of fire for Lithuania in their first ever international

WALES DRAGONHEARTS 58 LITHUANIA 0 By Ian Golden at Cardiff Arms Park It was a baptism of fire for Lithuania in their first ever full rugby league international, as they went down 58-0 to Wales Dragonhearts at Cardiff Arms Park on Sunday. The Dragonhearts, Wales’ community representative side, who are celebrating 25 years of internationals, […]

Wales Dragonhearts and Lithuania name their sides for Sunday’s international

A new chapter of international rugby league will begin this Sunday when Lithuania are the visitors to BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park to take on Wales Dragonhearts (kick-off 2.30pm). Buy tickets for the match at wrl.wales/tickets. “Lietuva Rugby League” only formed in January of this year and this clash against Wales’ best community players, will […]

Outstanding reaction to Wales Women and Dragonhearts double header

📋 REPORT | Read about #WalesRL Women's first ever game as we went down 30-6 to a very experienced @TeachersRL side. 👉 https://t.co/wjTIidrn8W LIVE – Second half of @WRLDragonhearts v @southwalesrl. Follow the updates at https://t.co/XjKNR2SHCg pic.twitter.com/RlPEjTeV9l — Wales Rugby League 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 (@WalesRugbyL) October 26, 2019 📋 REPORT | @WRLDragonhearts edge out @southwalesrl 26-20 in […]

A family affair for many players in the Wales sides this Saturday

It’s a family affair for both the Wales Women and Wales Dragonhearts rugby league sides tomorrow at Neath RFC as each of their connections are set to make history. Wales Women play their first ever international at 12.30pm when they take on Great Britain Teachers, before Wales Dragonhearts take on Southern England Lionhearts at 3pm, […]

Wales Dragonhearts add match to their autumn schedule

Wales Dragonhearts have added one extra fixture to their 25th anniversary season, which now also has one amendment. The Dragonhearts, who are the representative side of the Welsh Rugby League community game, will conclude a now four-match autumn series by taking on Malta Knights at the Morganstone Brewery Field in Bridgend on Saturday 23rd November (kick-off […]

Wales Dragonhearts to celebrate 25th anniversary with three matches

Wales Dragonhearts, the representative side of Wales Rugby League’s community game, will celebrate their 25th anniversary season with matches against North-West England Lions, Slovakia and England Lions U23. They will open their season at Sardis Road on Saturday 26th October against North-West England Lions (kick-off 3pm) in the second part of a double header of […]

Cardiff v Rhondda women’s match kicks off a busy weekend of rugby league in Wales

The first women’s open-age club rugby league match in Wales will take place this Saturday when Cardiff Blue Dragons host Rhondda Outlaws at Glamorgan Wanderers RFC (kick-off 1pm). Cardiff named their side following training on Wednesday evening and they can’t wait for this encounter, which will be played before the men’s game between the two […]

Wales international Ian Newbury appointed Dragonhearts head coach

Wales Rugby League international Ian Newbury has been appointed as the new head coach of Wales Dragonhearts, the representative side for the community rugby league game in Wales. The 32-year old played three times for the Dragonhearts in 2013, scoring four tries, before winning his lone full cap in 2016 in Wales’ drawn friendly match […]