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Fiji 2017 RLWC

Match Report: Fiji knock Kiwis out of the World Cup

By John Davidson, Date: 18/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)

Fiji has sensationally knocked out New Zealand of the 2017 World Cup with a see-sawing 4-2 quarter-final win in Wellington.

Ben Morris in action against Italy

Report – European Qualifier Pool A: Match 3 – Italy 14 Wales 20


Date: 30/10/16 (Photo Credit Ian Lovell)

“It’s really pleasing, if you are going to achieve things it’s got to be difficult but the collective spirit, desire and passion was there for all to see,” said victorious Wales coach John Kear as his side qualified for the 2017 World Cup after beating Italy 20-14, in a tense thriller at the Stadio Brianteo in Monza.

Samoa Rugby League

2013 RLWC Samoa vs Fiji match report: The Bati secure semis spot

Fiji Rugby League

By John Davidson, (RLP RLWC Correspondent) Date: 18/11/13

The Bati have edged past Samoa 22-4 to earn another shot at Australia in the World Cup semi-finals.

This was a virtual shutout from Fiji. The Bati dominated the game and were just too clinical and structured for a hapless Samoa.


Toa Samoa out to restore pride against Greece

Samoa will be out to restore some pride and bounce back when they meet Greece in Doncaster in their second World Cup game.The Samoans were embarrassingly smashed 60-6 by England in their tournament opener in Newcastle, and...
#RLWC2017 Sellouts in NZ and PNG

RLWC2017 announces Round 3 sell-outs in NZ and Papua New Guinea


Date: 11/11/17 (Photo Credit NRLPhotos)

The decision to share matches in the Rugby League World Cup 2017 between Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea has been justified by the fans with today’s clash between the Kiwis and Tonga at Waikato Stadium being confirmed as a sell-out.

Australian Kangaroos

Kangaroos name 2021 RLWC Squad

The Australian Rugby League Commission has today confirmed the following squad to represent the Gallagher Kangaroos at the Rugby League World Cup 2021. The Kangaroos selectors have named 13 debutants in the squad, which...
French Rugby League

France and Scotland confirm 19-man squads for RLWC qualifier

Date: 10/11/18

France head coach Aurélien Cologni has named his 19-man squad for the match with Scotland in Carcassonne tomorrow (Saturday, kick off 6pm CET) which, if his men remain unbeaten, will see them lift the European Championship for the first time in 13 years.

Italy claim final place in RLWC2017 draw


Date: 5/11/16

Italy has claimed the 14th and final place in the Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) tournament draw, following their win in the Rugby League European Federation qualifier play-off this morning.

Australian Rugby League

RLP Australia vs Fiji match report: Kangaroos bash Bati

Fijian Rugby League

By John Davidson, (RLP RLWC Correspondent) Date: 3/11/13

Australia recorded a 34-2 thumping of Fiji in St Helens but may have lost Luke Lewis to injury for the rest of the tournament.

Rugby League World Cup 2021

Rugby League World Cup launches inspired by 2021

Date: 20/6/18

Photo (From left to right) Jon Dutton Chief Executive of RLWC2021 and Esther Britten Head of Major Events at UK Sport launch Inspired by 2021 at Mansion House London.