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England ease past PNG into the semis

England ease past PNG into the semis

England walked away with a comfortable 36-6 victory over Papua New Guinea in Melbourne to set-up a huge semi-final showdown with Tonga. The Lions will head into next week’s clash in Auckland battle-ready after facing PNG’s fiery defence, but some improvements

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England Women open with win

England Women open with win

England’s Women came from behind twice early on to open their World Cup 2017 account with a win over a determined Papua New Guinea side. The Lioness’ took charge of the game after half an hour with three late tries

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QUARTER FINAL SQUADS NAMED

QUARTER FINAL SQUADS NAMED

Captain Frank Pritchard and halfback Ben Roberts, who missed Saturday’s 14-14 draw with Scotland, will return to the Samoa side for Friday’s quarter-final against Australia in Darwin, while lock Leeson Ah Mau has been recalled to the starting line-up. Papua

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Papua New Guinea beat USA to progress

Papua New Guinea beat USA to progress

Papua New Guinea posted their highest ever World Cup total, scoring at almost a point a minute in the opening half as their blistering attack terrorised the United State’s defence, busting through the line on 13 separate occasions to post

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PNG defeat Cook Islands in Pacific Test

PNG defeat Cook Islands in Pacific Test

PNG fullback Stargroth Amean touched down twice as the Kumuls defeated an eager Cook Islands 30-22 today at Campbelltown Stadium. The Kumuls opened the scoring when Justin Olam produced a smart flick pass to Adex Wera who crossed for the

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Fiji and Samoa win Pacific Tests

Fiji and Samoa win Pacific Tests

Fiji and Samoa held on to win their Pacific Test matches against Papua New Guinea and Tonga respectively in front of 12,336 boisterous fans at CBus Super Stadium today. In the first game of the double-header Fiji defeated PNG 22-10,

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PNG win Commonwealth Championship

PNG win Commonwealth Championship

Papua New Guinea has won the inaugural Commonwealth Rugby League Championship, defeating Australia 22-8 in the final of the Nines competition in Cumbernauld. The tournament is an exhibition sport for the Commonwealth Games, and is likely to have a similar

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Wales to face PNG in Commonwealth Nines

Wales to face PNG in Commonwealth Nines

Wales have qualified for the semi-finals of the Rugby League Commonwealth Nines Championship after wins over Scotland and Jamaica on Friday. In the first day of the tournament at Glasgow’s Broadwood Stadium, home of Clyde FC, Wales put on two excellent

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Papua New Guinea name team to face New Zealand

Papua New Guinea’s Enoch Maki has been impressed with the support that his side received throughout Rugby League World Cup 2013, and despite losing each of their matches he is looking forward to tackling New Zealand at Headingley Carnegie Stadium,

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Rhinos sign Aiton

Leeds Rhinos have announced the signing of Papua New Guinea hooker Paul Aiton, 28, from Super League rivals Wakefield Wildcats for an undisclosed fee. Aiton is set to lead Papua New Guinea in their crucial Rugby League World Cup clash

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