England name team for Ireland match

England head coach Steve McNamara has named his 19 man squad to play Ireland at John Smith’s Stadium, Huddersfield on Saturday (2.30pm) Carl Ablett Tom…

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Full Time Report: USA 32 Cook Islands 20

USA halfbacks Joe Paulo and Craig Priestly stole the show as the Tomahawks recorded their first-ever victory in the Rugby League World Cup. With hooker…

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Half Time Report: USA10 Cook Islands 10

A livewire show from Tomahawks scrum-half Craig Priestly helped the USA to dominate large parts of the first half of their encounter against Cook Islands…

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England relish playing to packed houses

Sam Tomkins is relishing the thought of playing in front of a huge crowd against Ireland at The John Smith’s Stadium, Huddersfield, on Saturday (2.30pm)…

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PNG’s Aiton wins appeal against suspension

An International Disciplinary Tribunal has cleared Paul Aiton to play in Papua New Guinea’s Rugby League World Cup Group B game against Samoa at Craven…

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England uplifted by the nation’s backing

England half-back Rangi Chase has been stirred by the fantastic level of support the home nation has received so far during Rugby League World Cup…

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Anasta predicts promising future for Greek Rugby League

NRL stalwart Braith Anasta has admitted that making his debut for the fledgling Greek national Rugby League side at the weekend was a highly significant…

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Full Time Report: Tonga 24 Scotland 26

Tonga had three second half try claims ruled out by video referee Ashley Klein in a pulsating period of play that saw Scotland hold out…

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Half Time Report: Tonga 4 Scotland 20

Tries from rival fullbacks Glenn Fisi’iahi and Matthew Russell got this World Cup encounter off to an entertaining start at a wet Derwent Park in…

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How the World Cup format was created

MARTYN SADLER explains his input into the format of the 2013 Rugby League World Cup. Ah well, if I don’t blow my own trumpet, then…

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