Freelance Australian journalist who is based in the UK and has written for Inside Sport, League Express, Rugby League World, The Guardian, FourFourTwo Australia, Leopold Method, Thin White Line, Rugby News, Rugby World, Green & Gold Army, Australian Football Weekly Aus-boxing.com and Cornerman. Tweets at @johnnyddavidson and creates video content at https://www.youtube.com/user/johndavidson88/videos
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Match Result: The Leeds Rhinos smashed Hull KR in the Challenge Cup final, winning 50-0. Winger Tom Briscoe was man of the match, having scored five tries for the day.
Match Result: France defeated England 25-20 in their World Cup warm-up on the back of an excellent game from Frederic Michalak who kicked 17 points to become France’s all-time leading scorer.
There was the good, the bad but not really the ugly as cross-coder Sam Burgess made his international rugby union debut for England.
Match Result: England claimed the win, 19-14 after a tight affair at Twickenham.
Michael Cheika’s continued selection of Quade Cooper is questionable and the decision to pick him against the All Blacks at Eden Park back-fired.
The drama, intrigue and political in-fighting has gone up several notches at Brookvale Oval in the past 18 or so months.