Was Sunday’s ANZAC Test Australia’s most significant defeat? Are New Zealand the best rugby league side on the planet? Steve Mascord gives his perspective.
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The 2015 representative weekend is a step forward, but, if international rugby league is to grow, there’s still a long way to go.
Despite rugby league’s inherent marketability, and the publicity and goodwill the national team’s World Cup debut garnered, rugby league remains a minnow sport in the United States. Although many are..
Along with New Zealand’s comprehensive triumph and under-strength Australia’s disappointing campaign, Toa Samoa’s performances were the story of the recently completed Four Nations tournament. Leading both England and New Zealand..
There have been some great rugby league test matches over the years, but these ones were something else.
In a country where rugby league is treated like a religion, Stanley Gene is surely one of the game’s high priests. Gene (pronounced “Gennay”) is a legendary figure in his..
New Zealand caused a major shock by dominating Australia to the tune of 30-12 – the world champions’ first defeat in four years – on the opening weekend of the..
Representing your country at Test level is about rising to the challenge. And few players in the history of the game have met that challenge like New Zealand’s Olsen Filipaina...