Ireland succumb to Student favourites Australia

Australia have accounted for Ireland 46-8, in the last of today’s Student Rugby League World Cup results to be confirmed, and will now face England in Friday’s semi-final.

Scotland take on the Pacific Islands in the other semi-final, while Ireland and Wales clash, also in Friday, in the battle to avoid the wooden spoon.

Reports on all games will feature in Monday’s League Express.



Wednesday 12 July

GROUP A: Australia 46 Ireland 8.

GROUP B: England 30 Scotland 20.

CROSS-GROUP: Pacific Islands 40 Wales 12.


Previous results

Friday 7 July

GROUP A: Pacific Islands 48 Ireland 4.

GROUP B: Scotland 48 Wales 18.

CROSS-GROUP: England 10 Australia 54.


Sunday 9 July

GROUP A: Australia 68 Pacific Islands 16.

GROUP B: Wales 4 England 22.

CROSS-GROUP: Ireland 24 Scotland 38.




Friday 14 July


Australia v England

Pacific Islands v Scotland


Ireland v Wales


Sunday 16 July

WORLD CUP FINAL (Pepper Stadium, Penrith).