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International news from Monday, October 23, 2017

- I'm Welsh. There's no debate about it as my parents and grandparents were all born in Wales except for my Grandma who was born in Walsall but moved to Wales when she was about 9 and lived the remainder of her 86 years in Wales. This means I don't have a choice when it comes […]The post Opinion: Eligibility rules making a mockery of the game? appeared first on Serious About Rugby League.

International news from Sunday, October 22, 2017

International news from Saturday, October 21, 2017

- Australia – Tom Trbojevic 'Turbo' by name, 'turbo' by nature, this versatile three-quarter boasts plenty of pace and agility. The 21-year-old Manly Sea Eagle has been tearing up NRL defences since breaking onto the scene in 2015 and will now finally get his chance at the highest level. Scoring 30 tries in 55 career appearances […]The post Players to watch at the World Cup appeared first on Serious

International news from Friday, October 20, 2017

- England prepared for the World Cup in style as they cruised to a 74-12 win over the Affiliated States. A 13-try rout saw Wayne Bennett’s side comfortably come through theirThe post England prepare for World Cup in style appeared first on Total Rugby League.

- England prepared for next week’s World Cup opener against Australia with a comprehensive 74-12 win against the Combined Affiliated States in Perth. Wayne Bennett’s side ran in 13 tries at NIB Stadium with Ryan Hall, Luke Gale, Jermaine McGillvary and Tom Burgess all crossing for braces. Elliot Whitehead, George Williams, James Roby, Kevin Brown and […]The post England hit 74 against Combined Affil

- Last week Wayne Bennett named his 24-man squad for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. As always, fans were quick to argue over which players could count themselves lucky to be selected and who was unfortunate not to have been named in the squad. With a whole host of players missing out, we put together […]The post England’s best 17 that didn't make the World Cup squad appeared first on Serious About

- Wayne Bennett has named the team that will start England’s only World Cup warm-up game against the Combined Affiliated States in Perth. Stefan Ratchford is named at full-back with John Bateman chosen over Marc Percival in the centres. Gareth Widdop partners Luke Gale in the halves with Sam Burgess in the second row. The game will […]The post England starting line-up to face Combined Affiliated Sta

- Rebels captain Nic Stirzaker and new recruit Geoff Parling have been selected in the World XV to play against Japan on Saturday 28 October at Fukuoka’s Level 5 Stadium.The Rebels pair will join players from Argentina, Australia, England, France, Italy, Japan, New Zealand and South Africa to kick off the Brave Blossoms' autumn campaign.The team, coached by Robbie Deans, includes Rugby World Cup 201

International news from Thursday, October 19, 2017

- Bookmakers have priced up where England will finish up in the Rugby League World Cup, which gets underway a week tomorrow,and a semi final elimination is clear favourite at 6/5. The wall of white have lost out to New Zealand at the last 3 stagings of the tournament, most notably with a heartbreaking last minute […]The post Bookies predict Semi Final heartache for England appeared first on Serious