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25th November: Lockyer leads Aussies to glory

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 25th November. One of the most entertaining international Rugby League finals was decided in golden-point extra time on this day in 2006,

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18th November: Lions bow out of Tri-Nations in Brisbane

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 18th November. Great Britain exited the 2006 Tri-Nations after a disappointing performance saw them lose to Australia in Brisbane in game six

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11th November: The day England won the World Cup

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 11th November. Great Britain reigned supreme over the Rugby League world when they were crowned world champions on this day in 1972

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4th November: Lions taste glory in Sydney

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 4th November. An unbelievable performance saw Great Britain stun the Australians in Sydney to revive their Tri-Nations hopes on this day in

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28th October: Aussies win Centenary World Cup

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 28th October England were left heartbroken by Bob Fulton’s Kangaroos as they were beaten in the World Cup Final at Wembley on

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21st October: England beat Wales to reach World Cup Final

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 21st October England were too strong for possibly the best Wales side of all time when they won the World Cup semi-final

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14th October: Saints win the day

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 14th October Twice on this day St Helens have conquered Old Trafford to be crowned Super League Champions. In 2000, when defending

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7th October: When Wigan beat Manly

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 7th October Twenty-six years ago today, Wigan were celebrating becoming champions of the world, after defying underdog status to beat the Australian

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30th September: Rhinos win away to reach Grand Final

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 30th September Leeds Rhinos fans will have fond memories of the last day of recent Septembers as they have twice won nailbiting

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23rd September: The Big Cs win trophies

Richard de la Riviere looks back at what happened in Rugby League over the years on this day: 23rd September Castleford and Canberra picked up trophies on this day in 1990, winning the Yorkshire Cup and the much-coveted Winfield Cup

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