1935 European Rugby League Championship

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1935 (1935) European Championship  ()
Number of teams3
Winner England (1st title)

Matches played3
Points scored94 (31.33 per match)

The 1935 European Rugby League Championship was a rugby league international competition held in 1935.[1] The 1935 edition was the first ever held.

Results[edit]

1 January
France  18 – 11  Wales
Stade du Parc Lescure, Bordeaux
Attendance: 15,000

28 March
France  15 – 15  England
Stade Buffalo, Paris
Attendance: 20,000

10 April
England  24 – 11  Wales
Anfield, Liverpool
Attendance: 7,100

Final standings[edit]

Team Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff Points
 England 2 1 1 0 39 26 +13 3
 France 2 1 1 0 33 26 +7 3
 Wales 2 0 0 2 22 42 −20 0
  • England win the tournament on points difference.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Raymond Fletcher; David Howes (1995). Rothmans Rugby League Yearbook 1995-1996. London: Headline Book Publishing. p. 424. ISBN 0-7472-7817-2.