First ever Rugby League Tournament
in Singapore

History was created December 4, 2004 at Singapore Polytechnic Dover, Singapore. This was the first ever Rugby League tournament to be held on Singapore soil. The tournament was played as a 9 a side tournament and was a resounding success.

The one day tournament was organised by volunteer Singapore Polytechnic students and was officiated by the Rugby League Association (Singapore) management committee. There were three seperate divisions played on the day being U/16's, U/19's and open age.

Rugby League Association (Singapore) chairman, Graham Taimai quoted, "I did not hear any bad comments only good from the participants. Everyone seemed to enjoy themselves"

The results were as follows:

U/16's 1. Unity Secondary School A (0) vs Jurong Secondary School A (23) 2. Unity Secondary School B (26) vs Jurong Secondary School B (4) 3. Jurong Secondary School A (24) vs Jurong Secondary School B (4) 4. Unity Secondary School B (20) vs Unity Secondary School A (8)

Plate Final Jurong Secondary School B (6) vs Unity Secondary School A (40)

Cup Final Jurong Secondary School A (22) vs Unity Secondary School B (20)

U/19's 1. Singapore Polytechnic (18) vs Pioneer Junior College (6) 2. United World College A (20) vs Jurong Secondary School Old Boys (0) 3. Uniteed World College B (0) vs Singapore Polytechnic (22) 4. Hwa Chong Old Boys (0) vs United World College A (30) 5. Pioneer Junior College (6) vs United World College B (24) 6. Jurong Secondary School Old Boys (12) vs Hwa Chong Old Boys (12)

Bowl Final Pioneer Junior College (6) vs Hwa Chong Old Boys (44)

Plate Final United World College B (10) vs Jurong Secondary School Old Boys (10)

Cup Final Singapore Polytechnic (4) vs United World College A (46)

Men's Opens 1. Singapore Polytechnic (6) vs Hwa Chong Old Boys (7) 2. Pioneer Junior College Old Boys (0) vs Republic of Singapore Navy (12) 3. Hwa Chong Old Boys (17) vs Pioneer Junior College Old Boys (0) 4. Republic of Singapore Navy (10) vs Singapore Polytechnic (6)

Plate Final Pioneer Junior College Old Boys (6) vs Singapore Polytechnic (4)

Cup Final Republic of Singapore Navy (8) vs Hwa Chong Old Boys (20)

Congratulations goes to the Jurong Secondary School A, United World College A and the Hwa Chong Old Boys for winning there respective divisions.

The Rugby League Association (Singapore) would also like to thank everyone involved for making the day such a success. Thankyou and hope to see you at the next tournament!

For all the latest news regarding the Rugby League Association (Singapore) log onto http://www.rlas.org

Phill Browne International Liaison Director Rugby League Association (Singapore)

http://www.rlas.org

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