Share via Email Moments like the pre-game stand-off between Tonga and Samoa have been under-reported. Yet, despite a history much longer than its cricket or rugby union counterparts, it struggles for widespread relevancy and respect. This is the case even in Australia — where the tournament is being held — and where the man code is king in two of its biggest states and cities. The NRL might be a multi-billion dollar business that attracts attention, huge sponsors and column inches across most of the country, but international rugby league is a different kettle of fish.
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|Rugby World Cup Pass||Shaun Johnson. Credits: Image -Photosport; Video - Newshub [Please refresh for the latest updates] That's all for tonight, both Kiwi teams went down to Australia but two wins tomorrow will see them in the semi-finals.|
Rugby league has never been more aligned and integrated with touch football than at this present moment. Read More Hull Kingston Rovers need Tim Sheens to dig deep into his experience Hull Kingston Rovers have started to look like a team in a certain amount of disarray in recent weeks.
The guy you When the Great Britain team is picked by Wayne Bennett at the end of the season, there is no a very good Read More Albania embracing Rugby League with a pioneer spirit Rugby league expansion has been a hot topic recently.
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