Six games to watch out for in the World Cup

MARTYN SADLER, the editor of League Express, picks out the six World Cup pool games he’s most looking forward to watching. The World Cup is now just one day away and for the next six weeks Rugby League supporters can enjoy the luxury of seeing the best players in the world competing against each other for the 14 nations that…

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The perfect companion to the World Cup

League Express editor MARTYN SADLER reviews the latest Rugby League book to hit the bookshelves. My colleague Richard de la Rivière used to be the editor of Rugby League World magazine and he currently writes the ‘On This Day’ column for League Express. So he’s obviously interested in both the history and geography of Rugby League. And, in pursuing those…

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England and France go head-to-head in Wheelchair World Cup Final

Holders France face England today in the decider of the 2017 Wheelchair World Cup. The match, at Perpignan, kicks off at 19.00 hours local time (6.00pm GMT). England have reached the final after accounting for Australia 78-36 in the semi-final. Australia had been seen off 80-26 at the group stage, while Wales had been beaten 78-32. France, however, toppled England 71-31…

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France the Final hurdle for England in Wheelchair World Cup

England will meet holders France in the Wheelchair Rugby League World Cup Final in Perpignan on Friday. The hosts swept past Italy 98-6 in last night’s second semi-final, just hours after England had qualified for the decider through beating Australia 78-36. Wales, meanwhile, are scheduled to be back in action today (Thursday) with a tilt against Spain at St-Orens in…

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