Turkey national rugby league team

The Turkey national rugby league team represents Turkey in international rugby league. They made their debut in international competition and the Emerging Nations World Championship in Sydney.

Turkey
Badge of Turkey team
Team information
Governing bodyTurkish Rugby League Association
RegionEurope
Head coach Scott Hartas
CaptainJansin Turgut
Most caps11 players (4)
Top try-scorersAli Bökeyhan Sürer (5)
Arda Dalcik (5)
Top point-scorerAli Bökeyhan Sürer (50)
RLIF ranking31st
Team results
First international
 Solomon Islands 22–30 Turkey Turkey
(Windsor, Australia; 1 October 2018)
Biggest win
 Japan 0–60 Turkey Turkey
(St Marys, Australia; 4 October 2018)
Biggest defeat
 Philippines 29–16 Turkey Turkey
(Cabramatta, Australia; 10 October 2018)
World Cup
Appearances0

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2018 Emerging Nations World Championship[1]

RecordEdit

Year Date Result Venue City Attendance Competition
2018 1 October Turkey defeated Solomon Islands 30–22 Windsor Sporting Complex Sydney, Australia 750 2018 Emerging Nations World Championship
2018 4 October Turkey defeated Japan 60–0 St.Marys Leagues Stadium Sydney, Australia 500 2018 Emerging Nations World Championship
2018 10 October Philippines defeated Turkey 29–16 New Era Stadium, Cambramatta Sydney, Australia 450 2018 Emerging Nations World Championship Trophy play-off
2018 13 October Turkey defeated Vanuatu 27–26 St.Marys Leagues Stadium, St.Marys Sydney, Australia 250 2018 Emerging Nations World Championship 7th place

All-time results recordEdit

Below is table of the official representative rugby league matches played by Turkey at test level up until 30 October 2019:

Opponent Played Won Drawn Lost Win % For Aga Diff


  Japan 1 1 0 0 100% 60 0 +60
  Malta 1 0 0 1 0% 12 28 -16
  Philippines 1 0 0 1 0% 16 29 −13
  Solomon Islands 1 1 0 0 100% 30 22 +8
  Vanuatu 1 1 0 0 100% 27 26 1
Total 5 3 0 2 75% 145 105 +40

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sezer and Guler named in Turkish train on squad". rlenwc.com. 21 August 2018.