The company will be the official Technology Partner for the tournament as it stages the men’s, women’s and wheelchair competitions together, within a singular event, for the first time.
Vodafone has announced it will be the official Technology Partner for the Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021). The tournament, which was postponed due to the pandemic, is set to take place in England later in 2022 and will be the first time the RLWC encompasses the men’s, women’s and wheelchair competitions, within a singular event, across 61 games and 21 venues.
As one of the largest sporting events taking place in England this year, the Rugby League World Cup 2021 will kick off at St James’ Park, Newcastle on 15 October 2022 with the England men’s team taking on Samoa. The tournament will culminate at Old Trafford, Manchester on 19 November 2022 with the men’s and women’s double-header final, following the wheelchair final on Friday 18 November.