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Rebrand the Rugby League World Cup – and ditch the Kangaroos

In light of the reports that a hybrid game of rugby league and rugby union might be in the works again – this time between the Australian Kangaroos and the New Zealand All Blacks – I’d like to remind those behind the push for that game that they don’t have a mortgage on bad ideas.

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Kangaroos brace for World Cup heat

The pool games may be over, but the heat is only just about to begin.

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Kangaroos props cleared by match review

Kangaroos props David Klemmer and Aaron Woods have been cleared to play in Friday’s Rugby League World Cup quarter-final against Samoa after no charges were laid from round three matches.

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Kangaroos to roll out best 17 against Samoa

Australia are expected to trot out their best 17 in their Rugby League World Cup quarter-final against Samoa in Darwin on Friday night.

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Three-year deal: Maloney confirms Panthers move

James Maloney has all but confirmed a move to Penrith on a three-year deal beginning from next NRL season.

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Klemmer, Woods in doubt for Roos’ quarter

The Kangaroos are facing a front-row crisis at the Rugby League World Cup after David Klemmer and Aaron Woods were put on report during their 34-0 walkover of Lebanon.

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Klemmer, Woods in doubt for ‘Roos QF

The Kangaroos are facing a front-row crisis at the Rugby League World Cup after David Klemmer and Aaron Woods were put on report during their 34-0 walkover of Lebanon.

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Taumalolo admits fault on Kiwis snub

Jason Taumalolo admits he could’ve handled his Rugby League World Cup defection from New Zealand to Tonga much better, but insists the continued Kiwis exile of Jesse Bromwich and Kevin Proctor wasn’t a contributing factor.

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Scotland survive Samoa scare to squeeze in a draw

Samoa have survived an almighty scare in cairns, drawing 14 all against Scotland to book a place in the quarter-finals.

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Tonga triumphant in comeback over Kiwis

Tonga have scored five second-half tries to upset New Zealand 28-22 in a thrilling contest in front of a packed house at Waikato Stadium.

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Australia vs Lebanon live stream: How to watch the Rugby League World Cup online or on TV

Australia will look to meet expectations and cruise through to the quarter-finals of the Rugby League World Cup when they take on Lebanon. This is The Roar‘s guide to streaming the match online and watching it on TV.

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Australia vs Lebanon: Rugby League World Cup kick-off time, date, venue, key game info

Australia’s rugby league world cup campaign continues with a match against Lebanon. The match will be played at Sydney’s Allianz Stadium on Saturday, November 11 at 8pm (AEDT).

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Vunivalu fires as Fiji advance in RLWC

Fijian tryscoring machine Suliasi Vunivalu has fired another warning shot to the rest of the Rugby League World Cup as the Bati aim for a third consecutive semi-finals appearance.

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Bernard Sutton to replace Tony Archer as refs boss: What?!?

Todd Greenberg should be wary about appointing Bernard Sutton as referees boss, as there are a number of questions over his suitability for the role.

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League World Cup less hyped than Lebanese sausage

Maybe it’s because the games are on Channel Seven.

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Tonga vow to smash Kiwi captain Adam Blair for having the nerve to care

Secure your hot drinks and children this Saturday night, Tonga have promised to unleash hell on Adam Blair after he made a genuine display of reasonable disappointment.

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James Tedesco Italy Rugby League World Cup 2017

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Matt Moylan of the Panthers runs the ball up

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Robbie Farah Lebanon Rugby League World Cup 2017

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Jason Taumalolo North Queensland Cowboys NRL Rugby League Grand Final 2017

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Papua New Guinea Rugby League 2017

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Robbie Farah Lebanon Rugby League World Cup 2017

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Stefan Ratchford England Rugby League 2017

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Tonga Rugby League Test 2017

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New Zealand vs Tonga: Rugby league’s finest ever day

Rugby league has turned controversy into a refined art.

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Mad Monday: World Cup quarterfinals building to be best ever

The final eight are set and the Rugby League World Cup is shaping up to be the closest ever after another weekend of quality football.

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How to grow the women’s game

By Mark Campbell, 13 Nov 2017
How to grow the women’s game

The Women’s Rugby League World Cup kicks off this week. This tournament will be a great contest and will undoubtedly showcase the exceptional skills of the female participants.

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Matt Lodge doesn’t deserve a second chance

By Matt Pritchard, 13 Nov 2017

The NRL need to hang their head in shame for allowing the registration of controversial 22-year-old forward Matthew Lodge.

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England vs France: Rugby League World Cup live scores, blog

France will need something of a miracle if they are to qualify for the Rugby League World Cup finals when they take on European rivals England who need to make a statement about their form. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 9pm (AEDT).

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Wales vs Ireland: Rugby League World Cup live scores, blog

Match result: Ireland have beaten Wales to complete their 2017 World Cup with two wins and they must feel a little disheartened that they don’t get a crack at the semi-finals.

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Papua New Guinea vs USA: Rugby League World Cup live scores, blog

Match result: Papua New Guinea have sent the USA home with their tails between their legs at the end of the pools stage with a 64-0 thumping in Port Moresby.

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How the rugby league world cup can build a lasting legacy

The 2017 Rugby League World Cup will leave $7 million in the coffers of the Rugby League International Federation.

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Australia vs Lebanon: Rugby League World Cup live scores, blog

Match result: Australia have complete the group stage of the Rugby League World Cup with a dominant performance against Lebanon.

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Samoa vs Scotland: Rugby League World Cup live scores, blog

Match result: Samoa have survived an almighty scare in cairns, drawing 14 all against Scotland to book a place in the quarter-finals.

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New Zealand vs Tonga: Rugby League World Cup highlights, live scores, blog

Match result: Tonga have scored five second-half tries to upset New Zealand 28-22 in a thrilling contest in front of a packed house at Waikato Stadium.

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My mixed feelings about the Rugby League World Cup

So far the excitement generated from the Rugby League World Cup could be best described as mixed.

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Fiji vs Italy: Rugby League World Cup live scores, blog

Fiji and Italy go head to head in a match that will largely be quarter-finals warm-up for the Fijians at the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. Join The Roar for a live blog of the match at Canberra Stadium on Friday night, starting from 7:40pm AEDT.

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New Zealand vs Tonga match preview: Pool B supremacy at stake

With the quarter-finals in our sights, it’s easy to forget that we still have another week of pool games on our hands. Regardless, the finals make-up is becoming clearer.

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Mad Monday: Samoa versus Tonga is better than Origin

The tournament picture has become a little bit clearer after the second week of the Rugby League World Cup with Australia, New Zealand and Tonga all confirming their place in the final eight.

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Fiji vs Wales: Rugby League World Cup live scores, blog

After a dominant opener, Fiji will be looking to all but confirm their spot in the finals of the Rugby League World Cup when they take on a struggling Wales in Townsville. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 7:30pm (AEDT).

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James Tedesco Italy Rugby League World Cup 2017

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Rod Griffin Papua New Guinea Rugby League 2017

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James Maloney Crounlla Sharks NRL Rugby League 2017

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Lyall Gorman

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Mitchell Moses Lebanon

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Daniel Tupou Tonga

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Martin Taupau

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James Maloney Crounlla Sharks NRL Rugby League 2017

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Cameron Smith Australia Kangaroos Rugby League Anzac Test 2017

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