Tag: SCOTLAND

Humble English club puts whinging Kiwis in their place

BY STAFF WRITERS English battlers Workington Town have hit back at those whinging Kiwis after complaints from the New Zealand team that the facilities at Derwent Park weren’t up to scratch. Scotland drew 18-all with the World’s best team in a shock result but it seems instead of giving Scotland the credit they deserve, the […]

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Unlikely draw against New Zealand acknowledged in Scottish parliament

And you think the growth of International rugby league doesn’t matter? Scotland’s performance against New Zealand in the Four Nations, where they drew 18-18, has been acknowledged in Scotland’s parliament house. In a football and rugby union stronghold – the Bravehearts should be congratulated for one of the great performances at an international level. Well […]

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England can’t beat Australia: Danny Brough

Scottish captain Danny Brough doesn’t believe England has the game to test Australia in a crunch Four Nations clash this weekend. Brough’s Scotland led England 8-0 before being overrun but says Wayne Bennett’s team has too many errors to trouble the Kangaroos. “England actually are a bit more physical,” Brough said. “But Australia play very […]

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Kiwis open training session at Murrayfield cancelled by Scottish Rugby Union

According to a report from the New Zealand Herald, the Kiwis open training session on the hallowed home of Scottish rugby union, Murrayfield, has been cancelled. The training session will now be conducted behind closed doors. According to sources, Scottish Rugby Union did not want to been seen as supporting the Kiwi rugby league team […]

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Widdop dropped, Cronk rested, JWH injured: Four Nations teams

BY CURTIS WOODWARD ENGLAND Wayne Bennett has dropped England’s veteran playmaker Gareth Widdop for their clash with Scotland this weekend. He has been replaced by Wigan’s George Williams. “I’ll try to stay as close to the team that I will probably pick to play against Australia,” Bennett said. “We just need more time together, this […]

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Lachlan Coote speaks ahead of showdown with Kangaroos

Listen to Scotland’s biggest threat to the Kangaroos, Lachlan Coote, speak ahead of the Four Nations opener this weekend:   @nthqldcowboys star Lachlan Coote proud to represent his mum's Glaswegian family in #4Nations – starting Fri pm v @Kangaroos! pic.twitter.com/I9iYjZ9q4p— Scotland RugbyLeague (@scotlandrl) October 26, 2016  

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Four Nations launch at Anfield

The Four Nations captains have hit the hallowed turf of Anfield in Liverpool for the official launch of the tournament which kicks off this weekend.   #4NationsPlayers and media gathered @LFC today for the official launch of the @ladbrokes Four Nations… pic.twitter.com/NB0lsalVUd— Rugby Football League (@TheRFL) October 24, 2016   "We've earned the right to […]

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Australia to face unknown Scotland in Four Nations opener this weekend

Australian back Josh Dugan says Scotland will be a mystery when the Kangaroos and Bravehearts open the Four Nations tournament this weekend in Hull. Scotland boast premiership-winning North Queensland fullback Lachlan Coote but most of the squad is made up of European-based players. “We’re looking to win all our games and make that final, and […]

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