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Women’s World Cup semi-finals confirmed

Women’s World Cup semi-finals confirmed

ENGLAND will meet New Zealand on Sunday (26 November) in the Women’s Rugby League World Cup semi-finals, and Australia will take on Canada. The Ferns topped Group B following their 38-0 win today against Papua New Guinea, while the Jillaroos

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Lebanon Federation buoyed by  reaction to World Cup

Lebanon Federation buoyed by reaction to World Cup

“Unprecedented media coverage of the Cedars’ World Cup campaign will lead to increased support at all levels,” claims Lebanon Rugby League Federation president Mohamed Habbous after the Cedars made the quarter finals for the first time, thereby ensuring their qualification

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England Women reach World Cup semis – despite defeat

England Women reach World Cup semis – despite defeat

England will feature in Sunday’s Women’s World Cup semi-finals in Sydney – despite slipping to a shock defeat today against the Cook Islands. Cook Islands needed to win by 60 points to edge above the Lionesses in Group A. And

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Semi-final spot beckons for England Women

Semi-final spot beckons for England Women

The Group stages of the Women’s World Cup in Sydney will be completed tomorrow (Wednesday 22 November) – and England are virtually assured of a place in the semi-finals. England, who play the Cook Islands, would have to suffer a

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England eye Women’s semi-final place – despite defeat

England eye Women’s semi-final place – despite defeat

AUSTRALIA and New Zealand have booked spots in next Sunday’s Women’s World Cup semi-finals – while England, who lost 38-0 to the Jillaroos today, are virtually certain to feature in the last four. The last berth is likely to be

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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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Women’s teams named for World Cup Round 2

Women’s teams named for World Cup Round 2

Canada and Papua New Guinea have rung the changes for their vital Round 2 Rugby League Women’s World Cup clash at Southern Cross Group Stadium on Sunday. The match, which is likely to decide which of the World Cup newcomers

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Tonga fans to have their day in Auckland

Tonga fans to have their day in Auckland

The RLWC2017 have announced that a fan day will be held in Auckland this Tuesday for Rugby League supporters in New Zealand to celebrate Tonga’s first World Cup semi-final berth after their 24-22 quarter-final thriller over Lebanon in Christchurch. The

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A great World Cup deserves better planning

A great World Cup deserves better planning

MARTYN SADLER, the editor of League Express, criticises the faulty planning behind the allocation of fixtures for the World Cup. This weekend we are at the quarter-final stage of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup and the tournament is hotting

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MPs back England’s men’s and women’s World Cup teams

MPs back England’s men’s and women’s World Cup teams

Members of Parliament have wished the England men’s and women’s Rugby League teams well for the remainder of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. A motion has been tabled in the House of Commons by Marie Rimmer MP, congratulating the

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