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Thurston awarded Human Rights medal

Thurston awarded Human Rights medal

NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg has congratulated North Queensland Cowboys co-captain Johnathan Thurston, after he was awarded the 2017 Human Rights Medal. The Test and State of Origin star was given the honour at the Australian Human Rights Commission’s 2017

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Can Rugby League ever succeed in Wales?

Can Rugby League ever succeed in Wales?

Callum Walker looks at the history of Rugby League in Wales and asks whether it can ultimately succeed. Rugby League has a long if sporadic history in Wales. In 1907, the Welsh Northern Union was formed in Wrexham, but the

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Parliament pays tribute to England’s World Cup exploits

Parliament pays tribute to England’s World Cup exploits

Members of Parliament have recognised England’s performance in the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. A motion has been tabled by All-Party Parliamentary Rugby League Group Secretary Marie Rimmer, the MP for St Helens South and Whiston, congratulating the England team

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Rugby league Six Nations structure to feature two three-team groups

Rugby league Six Nations structure to feature two three-team groups

This story first appeared in this Monday’s League Express. To ensure you don’t have to wait and get stories like this delivered straight to your smart device every Sunday as soon as the paper is released, simply click here. The

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Great Britain could visit Papua New Guinea and other countries on 2019 tour

Great Britain could visit Papua New Guinea and other countries on 2019 tour

GREAT BRITAIN could visit Papua New Guinea and other Pacific nations on their relaunched tour in 2019, RFL chief executive Nigel Wood has confirmed. Talks about the make-up of the trip – the first fully fledged tour since 1996 –

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Spanish Town High win Jamaica Schools season

Spanish Town High win Jamaica Schools season

The Jamaica Rugby League Association U19s high school season has ended with Spanish Town High winning a national one-day 9s tournament, at BB Coke High School in St. Elizabeth. They claimed the honours with a hard-fought win over St. Catherine

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James Graham’s first starring role against the Aussies

James Graham’s first starring role against the Aussies

On this day 14 years ago, 5th December 2003, James Graham was the biggest current name in the England Academy side that faced the Australian Institute of Sport at South Leeds Stadium, helping them to a 28-22 win, as Chris

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Schoey calls for Bennett to leave following World Cup Final defeat

Schoey calls for Bennett to leave following World Cup Final defeat

Garry Schofield has called on the RFL not to extend Wayne Bennett’s contract as England head coach. The Australian guided England to their first World Cup final in 22 years before agonisingly going down 6-0 to the Kangaroos. Despite taking

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LISTEN: Full Wayne Bennett & Sean O’Loughlin press conference

LISTEN: Full Wayne Bennett & Sean O’Loughlin press conference

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McGillvary – Final defeat isn’t good enough

McGillvary – Final defeat isn’t good enough

Jermaine McGillvary insists England cannot be satisfied with a World Cup final appearance. In a frank and honest interview in the aftermath of England’s defeat to Australia, the world-class speedster was adamant that the 6-0 defeat is nothing England can

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