Kappa will be the official apparel sponsor of the Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021), which is scheduled to take place in England in October and November next year. As part of the deal, the Italian sportswear brand will supply kit for all match officials, volunteers and staff at the tournament. Kappa will also create a range of clothing that will be available for consumers to purchase online later this year and at RLWC2021 matches.