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Rugby Champions Cup becoming a reality

Heineken Cup<p>Rugby Champions Cup becoming a reality<p>ESPN Staff<p>October 20, 2013<p>Cardiff Blues shocked Toulon in the Heineken Cup on Saturday © Getty …

Unions meet Anglo-French clubs halfway on future of European rugby

The Premiership Rugby chief executive, Mark McCafferty, said agreement over a European club competition for next season was still some way off despite a breakthrough after an 18-month impasse.<p>The six unions involved in the Heineken Cup ended a two-day summit in Dublinon Thursday by acceding to some …

Rugby League World Cup 2013: Australia old boys' last chance of glory

Australia begin the rugby league World Cup in a familiar position as hot favourites, yet for the first time since the 1977 tournament they will not be defending their title. If anything should eliminate complacency among the star-studded Australian squad, it is the vacant space on their trophy …

Rugby League World Cup: Australia team to face England named by Tim Sheens

Australia coach Tim Sheens has named his starting line-up for their World Cup opener against England on Saturday.<p>Brent Tate is a surprise selection …

Rugby League World Cup

Racing Metro turn sights to Conor Murray

Irish Rugby<p>Racing Metro turn sights to Conor Murray<p>ESPN Staff<p>October 24, 2013<p>Conor Murray could be running out in the Top 14 next term © Getty …

Rugby League World Cup 2013: five things to look out for – video

The Guardian's rugby league correspondent Andy Wilson and the London Broncos head coach Tony Rea pick out five areas where 2013's rugby league world cup tournament will be won and lost, including the kicking game, speed and the 'biff'. But what will the atmosphere be like in stadiums around England …

Rugby League World Cup spreads the net but keeps heartland happy

The Greatest Game has another chance to have greatness thrust on it. Thirteen years have passed since England's fourth attempt to host the World Cup turned into a damp and miserable squib but the return of the international game's showpiece event provides a shot at redemption.<p>Much has changed since …

Rugby League World Cup 2013: Andy Wilson's team-by-team guide

<b>Australia</b> The heavweights and odds-on favourites but not the holders, as the result of their shock 34-20 defeat to New Zealand in the 2008 final in Brisbane. It ended a run of six consecutive World Cup wins stretching to Great Britain's triumph in France in 1972 and the bad news for the rest, …

Rugby League World Cup 2013: five players to watch

Sonny Bill Williams, New Zealand<p>Box office, in either rugby code, and aiming to tick another box in his own unusual and controversial career by adding a league World Cup winner's ring to the medal he received as a member of the All Blacks squad who were crowned world champions two years ago – …

Rekindling the passion for rugby

Welsh Rugby<p>Rekindling the passion for rugby<p>Tom Hamilton<p>October 24, 2013<p>Rhys Priestland in full flight for Wales © Getty Images<p>Enlarge<p>Fitting four …

Rugby League World Cup: England v Australia - in pictures

Photographer Tom Jenkins covered the England versus Australia Rugby League World Cup Group stage match at Millennium Stadium in Cardiff

Martin Offiah helps set up Rugby League World Cup feelgood factor

Perhaps organisers can be forgiven for choosing AC/DC's Highway to Hell as the song to mark the beginning of the World Cup. One hopes it will not prove an omen for the host nations' campaigns, which kicked-off in a stadium awash with colour and quirk.<p>So begins a five-week tournament that has the …

Rugby League World Cup: Australia v England – as it happened

Full time: England 20-28 Australia<p>With a number of players to come back from injury, England can take a great deal of encouragement from that performance, although I reckon there might be a ban coming up for their star forward Sam Burgess. His brother George was the team's real star today though, …

Rugby World Cup 2003: How the Guardian covered England's victory

Remembering the moment a decade ago when Jonny Wilkinson's drop-goal in the Rugby World Cup final defeated Australia and made England champions of the world<br>• In pictures: where are 2003 World Cup winners now?<p>Looking back on England's victory in the 2003 World Cup final, it's easy to forget that the …

Rugby League World Cup 2013: five talking points from the weekend

1) England are in with a shout<p>Before the tournament a number of sceptics had already written off England's chances. Granted, their buildup was far from ideal and the performance against Italy at Salford was abysmal, before a controversial week in which Gareth Hock was thrown out of the squad after …

England are not the only ones to weep over 2003 Rugby World Cup glory

It was the Australian delegate who said the words. <i>Everyone knows where they were when "that" drop goal went over in 2003</i>. He said it under the opulent arches and chandeliers of London's Australia House in front of an audience of Australian rugby players of a certain age. They nodded and murmured …

Rugby League World Cup 2013: USA mark World Cup debut with a victory

Late tries by Mark Offerdahl and Craig Priestly ensured USA marked their Rugby League World Cup debut with a victory by defeating the Cook Islands in a closely fought Group D match in Bristol.<p>In a game of swinging fortunes at the Memorial Stadium, Bureta Faraimo, Matt Petersen, Joseph Paulo, the …

Rugby union autumn internationals: 'a great springboard for England' - video preview

Rugby union correspondent Robert Kitson looks ahead to an interesting series of fixtures in which teams from around the world, including troubled Australia, resurgent South Africa and the mighty All Blacks head to Europe for tests against the Six Nations teams. Pick of the fixtures is New Zealand's …

Doncaster schoolchildren perform haka in front of New Zealand Kiwis Rugby League World Cup squad

Children from Norton Junior School perform Maori war dance to welcome the New Zealand rugby league team to Doncaster<p>Around 50 schoolchildren gave the visiting New Zealand rugby league world champions a warm welcome as the Kiwis, together with the Cook Islands national team, arrived in Doncaster to …

For Maori, this is no rugby friendly

Anyone painting Sunday's rugby match at BMO Field between Canada and the Maori All Blacks of New Zealand as a friendly will be doing a disservice to the visitors' culture and history.<p>Between tribal wars and struggles with what the Maori term the <i>pakeha</i> (New Zealanders of European origin), the Maori …

Win or bust for Ireland says Hasson

James Hasson has placed extra importance on Ireland’s second group game of Rugby League World Cup 2013, when the Wolfhounds take on England at The …

Martin Offiah among legends to join Rugby League Hall of Fame

Martin Offiah, Lewis Jones, Garry Schofield and Mick Sullivan have been selected to join the Rugby League Hall of Fame.<p>They will be formally inducted …

England's Joel Tomkins aiming to go one better than brother Sam by beating Australia

Another weekend, another England-Australia game for Andy and Alison Tomkins.<p>Last Saturday, it was a trip to Cardiff to watch son Sam take on the …

The Toe Poke Blog

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