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Rugby League World Cup delay raises Super League and England posers
An extension to the Super League season and last-minute England matches are being considered as it appears inevitable the Rugby League World Cup will be postponed to 2022

Aaron Bower

03, Aug, 2021 @8:27 PM

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RFL investigates Oledzki’s allegations of racist abuse by Warrington supporter
The Rugby Football League will launch an investigation into allegations that the Leeds prop Mikolaj Oledzki was racially abused by a Warrington supporter on Sunday

Aaron Bower

02, Aug, 2021 @11:38 AM

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Rugby League World Cup ‘50-50’ to take place with decision expected in days
Tournament chief executive Jon Dutton says the chances of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup taking place this autumn are 50-50

Aaron Bower

29, Jul, 2021 @9:11 AM

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Wigan coach labels decisive Jake Mamo try ‘a disgrace’ after Warrington victory
Warrington defeated Wigan 21-8 but visiting coach Adrian Lam said Jake Mamo’s decisive solo try was preceded by his player being kicked in the head

Aaron Bower at the Halliwell Jones Stadium

28, Jul, 2021 @8:52 PM

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Top players likely to switch allegiance to compete in Rugby League World Cup
With Australia and New Zealand adamant they are not sending squads to the 2021 tournament, some of their star players could switch international allegiance to take part

Aaron Bower

23, Jul, 2021 @2:16 PM

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International rugby league on life support due to self-interest of Australian clubs | Nick Tedeschi
Australia and New Zealand pulling out of the World Cup under the smokescreen of Covid concerns betrays the self-interest of southern hemisphere powerbrokers

Nick Tedeschi in Sydney

22, Jul, 2021 @5:30 PM

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Australia’s and New Zealand’s World Cup myopia threatens crisis for rugby league | Aaron Bower
Decision to pull out reflects administrators’ shortsighted prioritisation of the NRL but hope could lie in a revolt by players

Aaron Bower

22, Jul, 2021 @3:42 PM

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Fears rise over Super League season as more games forced off by Covid
Both of last weekend’s Challenge Cup finalists have been forced to postpone their Super League fixtures amid concerns for the season’s completion

Aaron Bower

21, Jul, 2021 @11:27 AM

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St Helens’ Kyle Amor hails Challenge Cup win as ‘final piece of the jigsaw’
Prop Kyle Amor saluted a ‘special time to be a St Helens player’ after Saints beat Castleford 26-12 at Wembley in Saturday’s final

Aaron Bower

18, Jul, 2021 @9:00 PM

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St Helens fend off Castleford to take the Challenge Cup
St Helens secured their first Challenge Cup since 2008 with a 26-12 win over Castleford at Wembley

Aaron Bower at Wembley

17, Jul, 2021 @5:02 PM

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St Helens and Castleford battle to cement legacy with Challenge Cup | Aaron Bower
Two fine sides have been without the trophy for years but have Wembley chance to put that right on Saturday

Aaron Bower

16, Jul, 2021 @11:19 AM

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‘A special little town’: Castleford ready for Wembley Challenge Cup exodus
Castleford has a special bond with its rugby league team and only St Helens block the way to a first major trophy since 1986

Aaron Bower

15, Jul, 2021 @11:04 AM

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