Rugby League

Raelene Castle appointed as Rugby Australia CEO

Dec 12, 2017

Raelene Castle will take over as chief executive officer at Rugby Australia next month, becoming the first woman to lead one of the major national unions in world rugby

Australia edges England 6-0 in brutal World Cup final

Dec 2, 2017

Australia has retained the Rugby League World Cup title with a 6-0 win over England in a brutal defense-oriented final

Photo op: Meninga brings evidence for Kangaroos defense

Dec 1, 2017

England is a clear underdog in the Rugby League World Cup final after losing captain Sean O'Loughlin to a leg injury

Cameron Smith wins rugby league player of the year

Nov 29, 2017

Australia captain Cameron Smith was awarded the international rugby league player of the year for the second time on Wednesday, three days before the Kangaroos play England in the World Cup final

Tonga fans sign petition to protest World Cup semi defeat

Nov 26, 2017

Tonga fans flood online petition to protest decision which ended their team's World Cup

England holds out Tonga 20-18 to reach World Cup final

Nov 25, 2017

England holds out fast-finishing Tonga 20-18 to join Australia in Rugby League World Cup final

Australia beats Fiji 54-6 in Rugby League World Cup semi

Nov 24, 2017

Valentine Holmes scores six tries as Australia beats Fiji 54-6 in Rugby League World Cup semifinal

High-profile rugby league player tests positive for cocaine

Nov 23, 2017

A high-profile rugby league player has been banned from the sport for two years after testing positive for cocaine

England, Australia, Tonga, Fiji in WCup semifinals

Nov 19, 2017

England beats Papua New Guinea, joins Australia, Tonga and Fiji in World Cup semifinals

Fiji shocks NZ, Tonga edges Lebanon to reach WCup semis

Nov 18, 2017

Fiji beats New Zealand, Tonga beats Lebanon in quarterfinal cliff-hangers to reach World Cup semis