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World Cup Countdown: Australia

World Cup Countdown: Australia

🕔16:32, 5.Jul 2013

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 388 (August 2013) The Australian coach and captain keen to make amends for 2008 ahead of this year’s World Cup Tim Sheens and his captain Cameron Smith will both visit these shores for

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World Cup Countdown: Tonga

World Cup Countdown: Tonga

🕔10:10, 7.Jun 2013

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 387 (July 2013) Tonga will have a host of big names stars in their squad for the World Cup later this year. Speak to any member of Tonga’s RLWC2013 squad and there’s one

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World Cup Countdown: Samoa

World Cup Countdown: Samoa

🕔10:01, 3.May 2013

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 386 (June 2013) At first glance, being thrashed 36-4 by Pacific rivals Tonga in a game curtailed early because of a mass pitch invasion may not seem like the best preparation heading into

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World Cup Countdown: Papua New Guinea

World Cup Countdown: Papua New Guinea

🕔09:59, 5.Apr 2013

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 385 (May 2013) The Kumuls sprung a major surprise by drafting Australian legend Mighty Mal Meninga into their coaching set up ahead of the World Cup. There were two surprise faces in the

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World Cup Countdown: Ireland

World Cup Countdown: Ireland

🕔09:52, 5.Apr 2013

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 385 (May 2013) If there is one nation for whom the World Cup promises so much, even in the face of what looks like a devastatingly difficult draw, then it is surely Ireland.

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World Cup Countdown: Scotland

World Cup Countdown: Scotland

🕔10:05, 1.Feb 2013

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 383 (March 2013) Scotland head coach Steve McCormack has set his sights on qualification for the quarter finals of the World Cup, and believes that a commercially successful tournament can invigorate interest in

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World Cup Countdown: Italy

World Cup Countdown: Italy

🕔09:55, 4.Jan 2013

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 382 (Feb 2013) Italy head coach Carlo Napolitano will take his team to next year’s World Cup with the clear intention of upsetting the odds and lifting the trophy at Old Trafford. Former

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World Cup Countdown: Fiji

World Cup Countdown: Fiji

🕔09:47, 7.Dec 2012

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 381 (Jan 2013) Of the five Pacific island nations competing at RLWC2013, Fiji offers the most fruitful production line of talented, homegrown players. NRL scouts visit the islands regularly, player pathways exist, and

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World Cup Countdown: Cook Islands

World Cup Countdown: Cook Islands

🕔09:43, 2.Nov 2012

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 380 (Dec 2012) It’s not easy putting together a World Cup squad when the entire population of your country barely fills a small stadium. But the Cook Islands managed it in 2000 and,

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