Chasing Kangaroos - For international rugby league fans

Listen in each week as Michael Carbone and "The Biggest Tiger" are joined by guests from international rugby league and developing nations. This is your place for the latest news and results from the nations you did not even know played the greatest game of all.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 55m. Bisher sind 138 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 5 days 3 hours 59 minutes


episode 33: 33. An honest USA Rugby League discussion

Nate Gladdin joins Michael Carbone for a brutally honest discussion about the 2019 USARL season and the state of the game in America. — Golden Points include Irish and Fijian semi final results, MEA Championship and Nines World Cup draw announcements, and the return of domestic Rugby League to Lebanon and Russia. — This episode is brought to you by the Memorial Bears and Mascord Brownz. — Enjoy the show. --- Send in a voice message:


 2019-08-08  56m

episode 34: 34. Today I learned about Rugby League in Brazil

How does the domestic competition work in Brazil? What was so attractive about the Brazilian team’s 2021 Women’s World Cup bid? What does the future hold for our sport in this part of the world? Zach Grundy, CFO of the Confederação Brasileira de Rugby League (Confederation of Brazilian Rugby League), joins your host Carbs in this deep dive into Rugby League Brazil. 

Episode 34 is brought to you by the Memorial Bears and Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your mascordbrownz...


 2019-08-13  53m

episode 35: 35. The journey to 2021

The next Rugby League World Cup is set to be the “biggest and best” in history, and Jon Dutton, CEO of the RLWC2021, joins Michael to tell us everything we need to know in the lead up to the event...


 2019-08-20  48m

episode 36: 36. Footy in the land of Trbojevic

Colin Kleyweg is a business man, the owner of Red Star Belgrade Rugby League and a Director of the Rugby League European Federation. He is the man behind much of Rugby League’s growth in the Balkan region, and this week he joins Michael on the podcast...


 2019-08-28  1h26m

episode 37: 37. A duck and a kangaroo answer the big Rugby League Questions

Welsh Mighty Ducks founder and long time listener/first time caller, Billy Forrester joins Michael Carbone for an epic listener Q&A episode.

Who will win the California Rugby League clash between LA Mongrel and San Francisco Savage? Should a Sydney club be axed for Brisbane 2? Could Serbia or Greece assemble a world cup side as strong as Lebanon’s 2017 squad? Who is Nqawati anyway? Answers to all of these questions and so much more in this jam-packed conversation...


 2019-09-05  1h16m

episode 38: 38. Trouble in Tonga with Mary K and Jimmy

Michael plays third wheel to the “power couple” as Ladies who league host, Mary K and Roar Sports journo, James “Jimmy” Newman join the show to talk about the Tongan boycott, the future of the NRLW and the Manchester Lions. Our Golden Points segment includes all the latest news and results from around the Rugby League world, including the international Rugby League debut for three nations.

Episode 38 is brought to you by Rugby League Coach and Mascord Brownz...


 2019-09-15  1h17m

episode 39: 39. Bring back the Reds w/Donny Bell

How did Rugby League begin in Western Australia? What’s happening in the local competition? Is Perth ready for an NRL club, and would the locals prefer a team called the Reds, the Pirates or the Sharks? NRLWA commentator; Donny Bell, joins Carbs to answer these all the big questions form the other side of Australia...


 2019-09-22  1h0m

episode 40: 40. MascordCarbz

As an amazing NRL season comes to a close, Steve Mascord joins Carbs to answer your questions and talk up the international rugby league season. Plus stick around until after this week’s GOLDEN POINTS to find out why this will be the last episode of Chasing Kangaroos for a little while... Episode 40 is brought to you by Rugby League Coach and Mascord Brownz. Thank you to everyone who submitted questions for this episode on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram...


 2019-10-07  2h1m

episode 47: 41. Chasing Kiwis

DISCLAIMER: The episode title; "Chasing Kiwis" is unrelated to the subject matter, and has been named in honour of the newly #1 ranked nation, New Zealand.  RLWC2021 CEO, Jon Dutton joins Michael this week to give us an update on all things  2021 Rugby League World Cup, including insight into how the pools will be drawn...


 2019-11-27  36m

episode 48: 42. California Love

Michael takes a deep dive into California Rugby League in the lead up to their exhibition match between LA Mongrel and San Francisco Savage on December 7, which will be live streamed on their Facebook page.  Hear from two of the first California RL players; Matthew Bousson from the Mongrel and Langi Langi Haupeakui from the Savage...


 2019-12-02  1h57m