Italy claimed the 14th and final spot for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup after their play-off win over Russia.
Wales and Ireland will play matches in Port Moresby, Townsville and Perth in the 2017 World Cup.
Brothers Toby and George King have been named in Ireland's train-on squad for their 2017 World Cup qualifiers.
Wales have named their 29-man train-on squad for the Rugby League World Cup European Qualifiers against Serbia and Italy.
Wigan coach Shaun Wane has cast doubt on whether England captain Sean O'Loughlin will play in the Four Nations Series.
Next year's Women's Rugby League World Cup will be staged alongside the men's competition in Australia.
The draw has been made for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup with England in Pool A alongside Australia, France and Lebanon.
Full fixture list for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup.
Scotland coach Steve McCormack has welcomed the challenge of being in the 'group of death' at the 2017 World Cup.
Super League's England internationals face their longest season yet with the 2017 World Cup set to run until December.
The RFL has confirmed that it will bid for England to host the Rugby League World Cup in 2021.
Wales will be heading to Monza to face Italy in their World Cup qualifying match this autumn.
England coach Wayne Bennett is at the centre of controversy in Australia after blocking Anthony Milford's bid to play for Samoa.
Wayne Bennett believes there will be no issues with him combining the role of England coach with his job at Brisbane.
Rugby Football League chief executive Nigel Wood has defended the decision to appoint Australian Wayne Bennett as England's new head coach.
Wakefield coach Brian Smith will spearhead Serbia's bid to qualify for the 2017 World Cup.
The RFL has welcomed the announcement that the Government will back a UK bid for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup.
A look back at England's series-clinching victory over New Zealand at the DW Stadium.
Wales will take on old rivals Italy as part of their quest for a place in the 2017 Rugby League World Cup.
Brian McDermott feels Steve McNamara will stay on as England coach and has backed him to succeed in the long-term.