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Seven nations get automatic 2017 World Cup spots Seven nations get automatic 2017 World Cup spots

Seven nations get automatic 2017 World Cup spots

The qualification details for the 2017 World Cup have been revealed, with seven of the 14 teams gaining an automatic place in the tournament, to be held in Australia and New Zealand.

Scotland RL secures sponsorship deal Scotland RL secures sponsorship deal

Scotland RL secures sponsorship deal

Scotland Rugby League have agreed a new four-year sponsorship deal with Caledonian Brewery brand Deuchars IPA.

Sally Bolton to leave the RFL Sally Bolton to leave the RFL

Sally Bolton to leave the RFL

The General Manager of last autumn's World Cup, Sally Bolton, is to leave the sport and her role as the RFL Director of Projects and Planning.

Australia and New Zealand name squads for Anzac test Australia and New Zealand name squads for Anzac test

Australia and New Zealand name squads for Anzac test

Australia and New Zealand have named their squads for Friday's Anzac Test match at Sydney's Allianz Stadium.

Schedule

Date K.O. Score
Sat 26 14:30 AUSTRALIA ENGLAND 28 - 20
Millennium Stadium AUSTRALIA ENGLAND
Sat 26 16:30 WALES ITALY 16 - 32
Millennium Stadium WALES ITALY
Sun 27 16:00 PAPUA NEW GUINEA FRANCE 8 - 9
MS3 Craven Park PAPUA NEW GUINEA FRANCE
Sun 27 18:00 NEW ZEALAND SAMOA 42 - 24
Halliwell Jones Stadium NEW ZEALAND SAMOA
Mon 28 20:00 FIJI IRELAND 32 - 14
Spotland Stadium FIJI IRELAND
Tue 29 20:00 TONGA SCOTLAND 24 - 26
Derwent Park TONGA SCOTLAND
Wed 30 20:00 USA COOK ISLANDS 32 - 20
Memorial Stadium USA COOK ISLANDS
Fri 01 19:00 NEW ZEALAND FRANCE 48 - 0
Stade Gilbert Brutus NEW ZEALAND FRANCE
Sat 02 14:30 ENGLAND IRELAND 42 - 0
The John Smith's Stadium ENGLAND IRELAND
Sat 02 20:00 AUSTRALIA FIJI 34 - 2
Langtree Park AUSTRALIA FIJI
Sun 03 16:00 SCOTLAND ITALY 30 - 30
Derwent Park SCOTLAND ITALY
Sun 03 14:00 WALES USA 16 - 24
Glyndwr University Racecourse Stadium WALES USA
Mon 04 20:00 PAPUA NEW GUINEA SAMOA 4 - 38
MS3 Craven Park PAPUA NEW GUINEA SAMOA
Tue 05 20:00 TONGA COOK ISLANDS 22 - 16
Leigh Sports Village TONGA COOK ISLANDS
Thu 07 20:00 SCOTLAND USA 22 - 8
AJ Bell Stadium SCOTLAND USA
Fri 08 20:00 NEW ZEALAND PAPUA NEW GUINEA 56 - 10
Headingley Carnegie NEW ZEALAND PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Sat 09 14:30 ENGLAND FIJI 34 - 12
KC Stadium ENGLAND FIJI
Sat 09 20:00 AUSTRALIA IRELAND 50 - 0
Thomond Park AUSTRALIA IRELAND
Sun 10 16:00 TONGA ITALY 16 - 0
The Shay TONGA ITALY
Sun 10 14:00 WALES COOK ISLANDS 24 - 28
The Gnoll WALES COOK ISLANDS
Mon 11 19:00 FRANCE SAMOA 6 - 22
Stade Gilbert Brutus FRANCE SAMOA
Fri 15 20:00 NEW ZEALAND SCOTLAND 40 - 4
Headingley Carnegie NEW ZEALAND SCOTLAND
Sat 16 13:00 AUSTRALIA USA 62 - 0
Glyndwr University Racecourse Stadium AUSTRALIA USA
Sat 16 20:00 ENGLAND FRANCE 34 - 6
DW Stadium ENGLAND FRANCE
Sun 17 15:00 SAMOA FIJI 4 - 22
Halliwell Jones Stadium SAMOA FIJI
Sat 23 13:00 ENGLAND NEW ZEALAND 18 - 20
Wembley ENGLAND NEW ZEALAND
Sat 23 15:30 AUSTRALIA FIJI 64 - 0
Wembley AUSTRALIA FIJI
Sat 30 14:30 NEW ZEALAND AUSTRALIA 2 - 34
Old Trafford NEW ZEALAND AUSTRALIA

Venues

Craven Park
Capacity: 10000
Craven Park
Postcode: HU9 5HE
Derwent Park
Capacity: 10000
Derwent Park
Postcode: CA14 2HG
DW Stadium
Capacity: 25113
DW Stadium
Postcode: WN5 0UH
Halliwell Jones Stadium
Capacity: 15500
Halliwell Jones Stadium
Postcode: WA2 7NE
Headingley
Capacity: 20500
Headingley
Postcode: LS6 3BR
John Smiths Stadium
Capacity: 24500
John Smiths Stadium
Postcode: HD1 6PG
KC Stadium
Capacity: 25000
KC Stadium
Postcode: HU3 6HU
Langtree Park
Capacity: 18000
Langtree Park
Postcode: WA9 3AL
Leigh Sports Village
Capacity: 11000
Leigh Sports Village
Postcode: WN7 4JY
Memorial Ground
Capacity: 11916
Memorial Ground
Postcode: BS7 0BF
Millennium Stadium
Capacity: 74500
Millennium Stadium
Postcode: CF10 1NS
Old Trafford
Capacity: 75000
Old Trafford
Postcode: M16 0RA
Parc des Sports
Capacity: 17518
Parc des Sports
Postcode:
Racecourse Ground
Capacity: 10500
Racecourse Ground
Postcode: LL11 2AH
Salford City Stadium
Capacity: 12000
Salford City Stadium
Postcode: M30 7EY
Spotland Stadium
Capacity: 10249
Spotland Stadium
Postcode: OL11 5DR
Stade Gilbert Brutus
Capacity: 13180
Stade Gilbert Brutus
Postcode: 66000
The Gnoll
Capacity: 5000
The Gnoll
Postcode: SA11 3BU
The Shay
Capacity: 14061
The Shay
Postcode: HX1 2YS
Thomond Park
Capacity: 25600
Thomond Park
Postcode:
Wembley
Capacity: 90000
Wembley
Postcode: HA9 0WS

RESULTS

NZ NZ 2 - 34 Aus Aus

Sat 30 14:30 | Old Trafford

Aus Aus 64 - 0 Fiji Fiji

Sat 23 15:30 | Wembley

WORLD CUP DIARY

Editor's Verdict: Big week for licensing's biggest success story Editor's Verdict: Big week for licensing's biggest success story

In only their third season back in Super League, Widnes enter August still challenging on both fronts.

Editor's Verdict: Stop the gimmicks, and sort out the real problems Editor's Verdict: Stop the gimmicks, and sort out the real problems

My love for rugby league is at an all time low.

Editor's Verdict: Keep the faith, Doctor Editor's Verdict: Keep the faith, Doctor

Editor James Gordon tells Salford owner Dr Marwan Koukash to keep the faith, following another disappointing defeat on Thursday night, while the future looks very bright for classy Cas.

GROUP TABLES

GROUP A

Pos Name P W D L F A Diff Pts
1 Australia 3 3 0 0 112 22 90 6
2 England 3 2 0 1 96 40 56 4
3 Fiji 3 1 0 2 46 82 -36 2
4 Ireland 3 0 0 3 14 124 -110 0

GROUP B

Pos Name P W D L F A Diff Pts
1 New Zealand 3 3 0 0 146 34 112 6
2 Samoa 3 2 0 1 84 52 32 4
3 France 3 1 0 2 15 78 -63 2
4 Papua New Guinea 3 0 0 3 22 103 -81 0

GROUP C

Pos Name P W D L F A Diff Pts
1 Scotland 3 2 1 0 78 62 16 5
2 Tonga 3 2 0 1 62 42 20 4
3 Italy 3 1 1 1 62 62 0 3

GROUP D

Pos Name P W D L F A Diff Pts
1 USA 3 2 0 1 64 58 6 4
2 Cook Islands 3 1 0 2 64 78 -14 2
3 Wales 3 0 0 3 56 84 -28 0
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