A Zuid (South) Holland representative side are set to face English Nat3 visitors Pro Plumb Essex Eels on saturday March 19th in the Dutch town of Hoek van Holland.
THE Dutch Rugby League are delighted to have attracted a full house for the 2nd Rotterdam International League Nines to be held on Saturday August 6th 2005.
After the success of last years event the increase of entries show that the Rotterdam Nines is now an important fixture for developing rugby league on the continent.
DESPITE not being accepted as members of the ERLF last month, Georgia, the newest League playing nation look set to play their first International match on May 7th 2005.
TWENTY teams from eight nations are confirmed as entries in the 1st Rotterdam International League Nines to be played in Hollands largest city on saturday august 7th.
SEVEN nations represented in a week long gala:
DESPITE a very quiet period Rugby League is still very active in the Netherlands.
THE NNRLB have agreed terms with Sunergy/Rotterdam and Rotterdam City council to hold an International Nines tournament in the city on 7th August 2004.
Plans are at an advanced stage with a world wide selection of developing League Federations showing interest.