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Australia appoints World Cup chief

Australia appoints World Cup chief

🕔14:46, 12.Jun 2015

One of Australia’s leading sporting administrators, Michael Brown, has been appointed CEO of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. His job will be to help plan and deliver a successful World Cup, which will be hosted jointly by Australia and

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RLIF reveals World Cup 2021 bidding process

RLIF reveals World Cup 2021 bidding process

🕔09:35, 10.Oct 2014

A thorough process to assess and select the hosts for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup has been revealed by the Rugby League International Federation Board (RLIF). Starting later this month, the RLIF Board will meet to agree the competition

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World Cup qualification process revealed

World Cup qualification process revealed

🕔10:16, 3.Aug 2014

The Rugby League International Federation has announced the qualification process for the 2017 World Cup, which will be held in Australia and New Zealand in October and November 2017. Seven nations, who were all quarter finalists in the 2013 tournament –

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Official Rugby League World Cup review revealed

Official Rugby League World Cup review revealed

🕔14:04, 31.Mar 2014

The true success of RLWC2013 was discovered today after the official tournament review was revealed to the media. Speaking at the launch, tournament director Nigel Wood said: “We believe that the success factors identified before the opening game of Rugby

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Put Sally in charge of Super League

Put Sally in charge of Super League

🕔11:32, 27.Mar 2014

This article first appeared in Martyn Sadler’s ‘Talking Rugby League’ column in this week’s edition of Rugby League Express On Monday 31 March the RFL will reveal to the media the results of their review of the World Cup, which

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Australia and New Zealand win World Cup bid

Australia and New Zealand win World Cup bid

🕔09:41, 19.Feb 2014

Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, it was announced today. The Rugby League International Federation wasted no time in assessing the two bids on the table, one of which was from South Africa, to

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2017 Rugby League World Cup announcement due

2017 Rugby League World Cup announcement due

🕔10:51, 18.Feb 2014

The Rugby League International Federation has confirmed that the host of the next Rugby League World Cup tournament, to be held in 2017, will be announced on Wednesday February 19. Two bids to host the tournament were put forward: one

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Kevin Sinfield wants to carry on playing for England

Kevin Sinfield wants to carry on playing for England

🕔14:26, 28.Jan 2014

Kevin Sinfield says England’s heart-breaking World Cup exit has not forced him into international retirement. The 33-year-old Leeds Rhinos captain charged out to stop New Zealand’s Shaun Johnson in the dying seconds of their Wembley semi-final but let the halfback

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Brough and Cudjoe hit the ground running

Brough and Cudjoe hit the ground running Updated

🕔16:54, 15.Jan 2014

Huddersfield Giants skipper Danny Brough and centre Leroy Cudjoe have made a quick start to pre-season, after joining back up with the rest of the squad last week. Both players played major roles in the World Cup, for Scotland and

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Readers’ poll: The best players, coaches and teams of 2013

Readers’ poll: The best players, coaches and teams of 2013 Updated

🕔14:52, 9.Jan 2014

SUPER LEAGUE Player of the year Danny Brough 52.5% Sam Tomkins 19% Jamie Peacock 15% Stefan Ratchford 7.5% Danny Kirmond 6% Young Player of the year Liam Sutcliffe 22% Adam Swift 21% Ben Currie 21% Jamie Shaul 20% Theo Fages

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