A form of rugby played in teams of thirteen, originally by a group of northern English clubs which separated from rugby union in 1895. Besides having somewhat different rules, the game differed from rugby union in always allowing professionalism.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- St Joseph's High School will play host to cricket, netball, football and rugby league.
- Mr Marson, whose cancer was diagnosed eight weeks ago, was a keen follower of football, rugby league and tennis.
- The latter had never played a game of rugby league before, his only experience being in the union code.
Definición de rugby league en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.