When the Rugby league was created they were originally union members. However, due to the issues of payment and union wanting to keep the game armature the Rugby League was founded by a breakaway group in North England They immediately reworked that game and dropped the 2 flankers so that there were 13 players per side.
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In 1917, Australia's first rugby league club, the Glebe "Dirty Reds" (founded on January 9, 1908),
The first player ever to do this was welsh ledgend Jonhathon Davies.
He's the only rugby league footballer to ever have been inducted into both the Australian Rugby League Hall of Fame as well as the British Rugby League Hall of Fame.
NO. Dan Carter never played rugby league in his life. There was no rugby league where he was brought up in Canterbury and that goes for much of NZ. its only a very minor sport in NZ.
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There is professional Rugby League in Amercia, it's called AMNRL. Russell Crowe started it.
New Zealand won the first ever rugby world cup beating France in the final
Greg inglis- was voted best try ever on www.nrl.com