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 1: IntRL Pod #001

As International Rugby League prepares for its 2019 congress in Sydney, your host; Michael Carbone, is joined by a series of leaders and administrators from around the Rugby League world.

Global Operations Manager, Danny Kazandjian, shares some insight into congress and the RLIF rebrand. Middle East Africa Regional Director, Remond Safi, speaks about the successes and challenges of the recent MEA championship in Nigeria...


 2019-10-16  44m

episode 2: IntRL Pod #002

The International Rugby League season continues, and on this episode of the podcast; Michael caught up with some of the stars at the Downer World Cup Nines including Welsh and St Helens flyer, Regan Grace; The first American to play Queensland Cup in 15 years, Joe Eichner; and French and Toronto Wolfpack fan favourite, Hakim Miloudi. We hear from IRL Southern Hemisphere General Manager, Jeremy Edwards, who steps us through the decision to suspend Tonga RL...


 2019-10-22  54m

episode 3: IntRL Pod #003

This week we discuss all the talking points from the latest round of international rugby league with Forty20 Magazine editor and RLEF Media Manager, Phil Kaplan. England Wheelchair Rugby League Hero and RLWC2021 ambassador, James Simpson, shares his inspirational story; and recently retired Toronto Wolfpack and Fiji Bati forward, Ashton Sims, stops by to discuss upcoming internationals, what the Wolfpack means for Super League and much, much more...


 2019-10-30  1h20m

episode 4: IntRL Podcast #004

This week we discuss some ideas and thoughts after “the biggest upset in International Rugby League history”. We take a deep dive into European World Cup qualifiers and the future plans for the Rugby League European Federation with Chris Thair (General Manager, RLEF), Orazio D’arro (President, Federazione Italiana Rugby League), and George Stilianos (President, Greek Rugby League Association)...


 2019-11-06  45m

episode 5: IntRL Podcast #005’s Brad Walter joins Michael to discuss their roles as part of the Golden Boot judging panel. They preview and review the final two weeks of the international rugby league season, and discuss the big issues like Sonny Bill Williams and the GB Lions brand. 

CORRECTION: Greece defeated Serbia 82 - 6 in World Cup qualification (not 82-16 as accidentally suggested)...


 2019-11-12  49m

episode 6: IntRL Pod #006 - Finale

The International Rugby League season has come to a conclusion, and it is only fitting we end this podcast series with a Q&A session with the IRL's CEO, Nigel Wood...


 2019-11-19  1h22m

episode 45: 45. 2020 Vision

Greame Thompson played in the first Scottish Bravehearts team, he was the first development officer for Scotland Rugby League, and was the first Chair of International Rugby League not born in Australia, England or New Zealand... he’s also the first guest on Chasing Kangaroos for 2020 Also, get to know our new co-host, Big T, as he aims to do something that has never been done before; beat Carbs at “Golden Points”. And a huge thank you to Mascord Brownz for their continued support in 2020...


 2020-01-14  2h7m

episode 46: 46. The Draw

Carbs and Big T dissect the Rugby League World Cup 2021 draw. Find out their early predictions, favourite matchups and dream upsets. Plus more “Golden Points” from the growing Rugby League World.

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 2020-01-21  1h0m

episode 47: 47: Rugby League in our blood

We focus entirely on the Betfred Super League, as former front rower and rugby league entrepreneur; Keith Mason, joins Carbs to discuss his inspiring career on the field and how his off-field efforts are helping #growthegame in his retirement. Keith and Carbs answer your questions about the upcoming Super League season, and the competition in general. This episode is not to be missed! The podcast is brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz...


 2020-01-28  1h11m

episode 48: 48: How to say “Dragon” in French

RLEF Director Colin Kleyweg stops by the tell us everything we want to know about the European Championship. He also drops some hints on some other European projects in the works. Carbs and Big T share their views on the Championship (and talk about “sliding into DMs” and how to say "Dragon" in French). Plus the most comprehensive segment for world rugby league news, “Golden Points”, is back! We are brought to you by Mascord Brownz. Listen in for your new exclusive mascordbrownz...


 2020-02-04  50m