final, Australia vs Samoa, result, Kangaroos player ratings, Nathan Cleary, James Tedesco, stats

Manchester: The Kangaroos have won their third straight World Cup with a comfortable 30-10 over Samoa in front of 67,502 fans at Old Trafford. Australia came to play and were never really troubled by the Samoans who were brave but outclassed in their first ever World Cup final. There were four different tryscorers for the … Read more

James Hooper Column, Hoops, Mitchell Moses, transfer whispers, Wests Tigers, John Bateman, Jared Waerea-Hargreaves, news

The Wests Tigers aren’t the only NRL club sharpening their pencil to have a crack at Parramatta’s grand final halfback Mitchell Moses. Powerbrokers at Canterbury-Bankstown have also identified Moses as the no.7 who can help pilot the club back towards being a top four side and have discussed making a major play to try and … Read more

Results, scores, England vs Samoa, highlights, fixtures, reaction, teams

Dom Young scored two superb tries to help England to a 60-6 thrashing of Samoa in the opening game of the Rugby League World Cup in Newcastle. England had gone into the match at St James’ Park as underdogs against a Samoan team boasting six members of Penrith Panthers’ recent NRL Grand Final-winning team as … Read more

Pitch invader wreaks havoc on goalpost, Penrith Panthers def Parramatta Eels, video

A man was mobbed by security after he ran onto the field during the NRL Grand Final on Sunday night. It was a one-sided affair as Penrith trounced Parramatta 28-12 to claim back-to-back premierships in emphatic fashion. Watch every match of the Rugby League World Cup LIVE & Exclusive to Fox Sports, on Kayo. New … Read more

Peter Sterling in excruciating handshake snub, Penrith Panthers vs Parramatta Eels

Peter Sterling may be a Parramatta Eels legend but he had to work hard to get the attention of a rugby league youngster at the NRL Grand Final on Sunday night. The four-time premiership winner brought the Provan-Summons Trophy out onto the field at Sydney’s Accor Stadium along with Penrith Panthers great Greg Alexander. Watch … Read more

Jeremiah Nanai, Murray Taulagi, Kangaroos over Samoa, Rugby League World Cup, Mal Meninga, team

Cowboys stars Jeremiah Nanai and Murray Taulagi have stemmed the Kangaroos player exodus by committing to Mal Meninga’s World Cup side if selected via a secret pact. AAP reported the Maroons’ origin stars pledged their allegiance to Australia over Samoa after making a pact together to represent the Kangaroos. Already Brian To’o, Stephen Crichton, Junior … Read more

Team Tips, Penrith Panthers vs Parramatta Eels, injuries, changes, Nathan Brown recall, Taylan May, Tom Opacic

Banished Eels forward Nathan Brown is set for a stunning recall for the grand final after 12 weeks out of the Parramatta side. Meanwhile, Eels center Tom Opacic has reportedly re-tweaked his hamstring during a fitness test, which is set to rule him out of the decider. And Panthers winger Taylan May is set to … Read more

Late Mail, teams in and out, injuries, selection news; Tom Opacic ruled out, Eels, Alex Johnston injury, Panthers vs Rabbitohs; Cowboys vs Eels,

Tom Opacic has been ruled out due to his hamstring injury with Bailey Simonsson brought in as his replacement at center. South Sydney flyer Alex Johnston is rated a 50/50 chance of being fit for the preliminary final clash with the Panthers. Johnston was forced from the field against the Sharks and is racing the … Read more

Sport Confidential: Roosters star Joseph Suaalii commits to Samoa for Rugby League World Cup

Teen sensation Joseph Suaalii is going to the World Cup, but it won’t be with the Kangaroos, following an emotional call with Australian coach Mal Meninga. Sydney Roosters teenage sensation Joseph Suaalii has dropped a World Cup bombshell after pledging his commitment to Samoa for the upcoming tournament. Suaalii personally called Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga … Read more

Early Mail, Late Mail, finals week one, ins and outs, injuries, Siosifa Talakai, Sharks, Jahrome Hughes, Storm

Sharks center Siosifa Talakai is racing the clock to prove his fitness with a reshuffle on the cards if he is ruled out with an ankle injury. Meanwhile, the Storm are hoping star halfback Jahrome Hughes overcomes a calf injury in time to take on the Raiders. Read on for all the Early Mail for … Read more