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Contributor: PR Newswire New York
Wednesday, August 14 2019 - 14:48
Minelab Extends USA Rugby League Sponsorship For World Nines
ADELAIDE, Australia, Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

-- World leader in metal detection technology continues its title sponsorship
   of US Hawks

Minelab ( 
) is excited to continue its title sponsorship of the US Hawks, the USA Rugby 
League as they travel to compete in the Downer World Nines in Sydney, 
Australia, at Bankwest Stadium on Oct. 18 and 19, 2019.  Minelab first 
sponsored the team in 2018 when the US Hawks played in the Rugby League World 
Cup Americas region qualifying series.

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"We are pleased to partner with the USA Rugby League and support their efforts 
in the World Nines," says Minelab General Manager for ANZ/East Asia, Fraser 
Kendall. "This is an exciting year in the international rugby league calendar 
and for Minelab. As the world's best rugby players come to Australia to compete 
at the Rugby League World Nines, Minelab continues to develop, innovate and 
deliver the world's leading metal detecting technology."

The event kicks off with an opening ceremony at 6:00 p.m. on Oct. 18 followed 
by 28 men's and women's games over the two-day period. The US Hawks are 
scheduled to play Papua New Guinea (PNG) at 9:25 p.m. on Oct. 18. They will 
play Australia at 2:10 p.m. and New Zealand at 4:50 p.m. on Oct. 19. The day 
will end with semi-final and final games to determine the winners.


Minelab is an Australian, multi-award winning business that has successfully 
scaled world markets to command global leadership in its key areas of 
operation. Based in Mawson Lakes, South Australia, with regional offices in 
Cork, Ireland, Dubai, UAE, Chicago, U.S., and Itajai, Brazil the company 
specializes in advanced electronic technologies. Since its origins in 1985, 
Minelab has been the world leader in providing metal detecting technologies for 
gold prospecting, treasure hunting and landmine clearance. Through devotion to 
research and development and innovative design, Minelab is today the major 
world manufacturer of hand-held metal detector products. Over the past 30 
years, Minelab has introduced more innovative and practical technology than any 
of its competitors and has taken the metal detecting industry to new levels of 
excellence. Minelab is a Codan Limited company. To learn more about Minelab, 

About the Rugby League World Cup 2021

The Rugby League World Cup is the pinnacle event in international rugby league. 
Like no other form of the game, players compete with the pride of their nation 
at the heart of every performance. In 2021 more teams than ever will compete to 
be crowned Rugby League World Cup Champions with four pools of four nations 
competing in up to 14 stadia across England. All quarter finalists from the 
preceding World Cup (RLWC2017) automatically qualify to compete. The remaining 
eight nations are decided by a qualification process based on global regions 
determined by the Rugby League International Federation. See below. All 
competing teams will be known by November 2019. View the qualifying process:

SOURCE: Minelab

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