An attacking player attempts to evade two defenders
|First played||7 September 1895, post
|Registered players||600,000 (Total)|
Rugby league is a full
In rugby league, points are scored by carrying the ball and touching it to the ground beyond the opposing team's goal line; this is called a
Rugby league is a popular sport in
Rugby league football takes its name from the bodies that split to create a new form of rugby, distinct from that run by the Rugby Football Unions, in Britain, Australia and New Zealand between 1895 and 1908.
The first of these, the