By John Davidson, Date: 25/11/17 (Photo Credit NRL Photos)
England will play Australia in the 2017 Rugby League World final after seeing off a tenacious Tonga by the skin of its teeth 20-18 in Auckland.
By Robert Burgin, (RLP RLWC Correspondent) Date: 30/10/13
Guile and grit conquered strength and size, as Scotland dumped Tonga to the bottom of Pool C with a drama-charged 26-24 defeat at icy Workington.
It was a match that rested on the final play of the game, as Tonga had their fourth try of the second half disallowed via video review.
By John Davidson, (RLP RLWC Correspondent) Date: 21/11/13
New Zealand have advanced to the World Cup final with a thrilling final minute 20-18 win over a shattered England.
Wembley was treated to an amazing game. England were really up for this match and took it to the champions, with Gareth Widdop in particular justifying his selection with a great performance.
The Qualifying tournament for the Americas Region of the Rugby League World Cup will be hosted in Hodges Stadium at UNF in Jacksonville, and Spec Martin Stadium in Deland, FL. The event will start with the arrival of the National teams from the USA, Canada and Jamaica on December 1, and see three games played over the following 12 days.
Kiwis Coach David Kidwell announced Adam Blair as the new captain to lead New Zealand at the Rugby League World Cup 2017.
The Southern half of European Championship C, which also doubles as a qualifier for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup, kicks off at the end of the month in Marsa, Malta.
Rugby League World Cup 2013 Tournament Director Nigel Wood is confident that the closing stages of Rugby League World Cup 2013 can capitalise on the success of the first 25 matches.