Pressure on English halves as Bennett sets eyes on World Cup Final

England coach Wayne Bennett says his team is ready to face Australia in the World Cup opener on Friday night. The English will start as underdogs but Bennett believes they’re ready to start building towards the end goal – the final. “I’m really pleased with the preparations,” he said. “We had a really good week […]

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Diary of a traitor and why a defeated Australia is best for business

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The Australian Kangaroos have had a mortgage on top spot in the rugby league world for an eternity. Okay sure, they did lose the 2008 World Cup, a series or two and the number one ranking for a short amount of time, but everybody knows they’re the big dogs, right? Long […]

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Burgess clocks Klemmer for mouthing off

Aussie prop David Klemmer must have forgotten he was playing International rugby league and not the NRL. England captain Sam Burgess reminded him that the punching rule was a little different at the Four Nations after the Canterbury prop got lippy to the big Rabbitoh: I told you not to teach @SamBurgess8 the haymaker. @anthonyfjoshua […]

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