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    Werdum weighs in heavier for UFC fight

    Brazil's former UFC heavyweight world champion Fabricio Werdum has weighed in slightly heavier than Poland's Marcin Tybura ahead of their fight in Sydney.

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    England's Hall primed for World Cup action

    Bustling England winger Ryan Hall is itching to get back into Rugby League World Cup action against PNG after being rested in their final pool game.

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    Parish bemoans wasteful Samoans in RLWC

    Samoa have exited the Rugby League World Cup without a win after getting belted 46-0 by Australia in the quarter-finals.

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    Don't follow rugby, follow me: Eddie Jones

    England coach Eddie Jones says that if anyone is bored by the rugby his team plays against Australia this weekend, they can look to him for entertainment.

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    Meninga to stick with same 17 for 'Roos SF

    The Kangaroos are likely to stick with the same 17 that beat Samoa in their quarter-final for next week's semi-final in Brisbane.

  • Historic Holmes still a fullback at heart
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    Historic Holmes still a fullback at heart

    Valentine Holmes, who scored a record five tries in Australia's 46-0 rout of Samoa in the Rugby League World Cup quarter-final, says he's a fullback at heart.

  • Coleman out, Enever in for England clash
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    Coleman out, Enever in for England clash

    Blake Enever will make a shock Wallabies debut in the white-hot cauldron of Twickenham against England.

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    Holmes scores five as 'Roos pump Samoa

    The Kangaroos have advanced to the Rugby League World Cup semi-finals with an easy 46-0 win over Samoa in Darwin.

  • RugbyWA goes into voluntary administration
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    RugbyWA goes into voluntary administration

    RugbyWA says it doesn't have the money to pay for Rugby Australia's legal costs, as well as an old loan they received from the WA government

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    Fifita's wife faces house arrest for fraud

    Jade Robinson, the wife of former NRL player David Fifita and mother to his three children, has been sentenced for claiming $48,500 of single-parent payments.

  • Jillaroos playmaker's new lease on life
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    Jillaroos playmaker's new lease on life

    Australia's Ali Brigginshaw once feared her career was over because of a broken leg and says she is lucky to be playing at the women's Rugby League World Cup.

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    Kiwis fighting for RLWC survival

    Jobs are on the line for the Kiwis as they prepare to tackle Fiji in their do-or-die Rugby League World Cup quarter-final in Wellington.

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    Destiny beckons for Tonga in RLWC quarters

    Tonga made plenty of waves by topping Pool B of the Rugby League World Cup, and say they intend to keep doing so in the finals.

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    Woman tells of 'yelling and screaming'

    There was so much yelling and screaming, the noise so overwhelming during a gang shoot-out that a witness thought she was at a rugby match.

  • NZ rugby star turns out for Cook Islands
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    NZ rugby star turns out for Cook Islands

    New Zealand rugby union star Toka Natua has turned out for the Cook Islands at the Rugby League World Cup.

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    Fijians steel for Kiwis RLWC onslaught

    Fiji's untested defensive organisation will be tested for the first time when they meet New Zealand in their Rugby League World Cup quarter-final in Wellington.

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    Fifita's wife sentenced over benefit fraud

    Jade Robinson, wife of former NRL player David Fifita, has been sentenced for claiming almost $50,000 of single-parent payments she was not entitled to.

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    Samoa have nothing to lose in QF: captain

    Samoa will start as underdogs in their quarter-final against Australia in the Rugby League World Cup but that is no concern to skipper Frank Pritchard.

  • Jones itching to maintain Wallabies hold
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    Jones itching to maintain Wallabies hold

    Eddie Jones has urged England's players to call on memories of four successive wins over the Wallabies at Twickenham on Saturday.

  • Aussies to unleash best 17 against England
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    Aussies to unleash best 17 against England

    Australia will roll out their best side when they take on England in their Women's Rugby League World Cup clash in Sydney.

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    Cheika opts against Hunt for England start

    Michael Cheika has resisted the temptation to start Karmichael Hunt in the centres for the Wallabies against England at Twickenham.

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    Jillaroos smash Cook Islands in WC opener

    Australia have routed the Cook Islands 58-4 in their women's Rugby League World Cup opener in Sydney.

  • Wallabies profiting from defensive resolve
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    Wallabies profiting from defensive resolve

    After conceding eight five-pointers in this year's first Bledisloe Cup Test, the Wallabies are conceding an average of just two and a half tries a match since.

  • Meninga wants Kangaroos to entertain in QF
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    Meninga wants Kangaroos to entertain in QF

    Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga has thrashed out his refereeing complaints with referees boss Tony Archer ahead of Friday's quarter-final against Samoa.

  • Review of Rugby World Cup hosting process
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    Review of Rugby World Cup hosting process

    World Rugby will review how South Africa had been named preferred bidder, only for France to be named as hosts of the 2023 Rugby World Cup.