By Brian Lowe, (Photo Credit: NRL Photos)
Much to the delight of rugby league fans worldwide, there is a lot of international football going on right now.
The Rugby League World Cup 2017 will be broadcast in 128 countries around the globe to a potential audience of 160 million viewers.
By John Davidson, (RLP RLWC Correspondent) Date: 20/11/13
England are hoping the benefit of home advantage and a full crowd behind them will help topple New Zealand on Saturday.
New Zealand has been very impressive in this World Cup. Four games, four wins, four 40 point-plus scorelines and only 38 points conceded in total, that is some effort.
New Zealand Rugby League (NZRL) and Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) are launching their national Festivals programme in Dunedin this week.
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.
By John Davidson, (RLP RLWC Correspondent) Date: 28/10/13
Samoa were brave but New Zealand were better as the World Cup holders opened their campaign with a 42-24 win in Warrington.
Live Video Stream of South Africa vs Lebanon World Cup Qualifier
Lebanon and South Africa have named their 19-man squads for Sunday’s opening 2017 Rugby League World Cup Middle East Africa Qualifier, at the Bosman Stadium, Brakpan outside Pretoria, and both are confident of gaining an early advantage in the two-game series.