Scotland coach Steve McCormack is convinced there is a bright future for rugby league north of the border.
Scotland remain on course to clinch the European Championship despite going down to a 38-22 loss to France in Galashiels.
France coach Richard Agar was disappointed after his side missed out on a place in the next Four Nations Series.
Scotland remain on course for a place in the 2016 Four Nations Series after a 25-4 win over Ireland in Dublin.
James Toole is set to join his brother Josh in Ireland's team to face Scotland in the European Championship in Dublin.
Scotland made an impressive start to their European Championship campaign with a 42-18 win over an inexperienced Wales.
Brothers Callum and Brett Phillips were the toast of Scotland as the Bravehearts beat Wales on Friday.
Danny Brough has been named in Scotland’s initial 27-man squad for the European Championships.
Danny Brough will buck the trend by putting country before club when the European Championship begins this weekend.
Scotland have been rewarded for their showing at the last World Cup by being granted qualification for 2017 tournament.
World Cup quarter-finalists Scotland are up to 11th in the latest world rugby league rankings announced on Friday.
Steve McCormack has been re-appointed as Scotland's head coach for the 2017 World Cup.
Sonny Bill Williams has been named the Rugby League International Federation player of the year.
Peter Wallace insists he remains committed to Scotland and wants to help the country qualify for the Four Nations.
Super League Man of Steel Danny Brough is on a three-man short-list for the 2013 international player-of-the-year award.
New Zealand became the first team through to the Rugby League World Cup semi-finals with a 40-4 victory over Scotland.
New Zealand coach Stephen Kearney insisted Sonny Bill Williams was taken off as a precaution against Scotland.
Danny Brough is bracing himself for the biggest test of his career when Scotland tackle defending champions New Zealand.
Steve McCormack has described Scotland's task against World Cup holders New Zealand as the "biggest challenge in sport"
Ian Henderson has been identified by New Zealand as a threat to their hopes of retaining the World Cup.
Warrington Wolves have been training in mixed martial arts to apply fight techniques to rugby league