Papua New Guinea

Rampant Kiwis crush Kumuls

Rampant Kiwis crush Kumuls

Sonny Bill Williams crossed for a first-half hat-trick of tries as New Zealand crushed Papua New Guinea 56-10 in Leeds.

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Kearney rues Leuluai injury

Kearney rues Leuluai injury

Stephen Kearney was satisfied with his team's latest win but admitted that Thomas Leuluai's injury was a massive blow.

New Zealand v PNG: Teams

New Zealand v PNG: Teams

Thomas Leuluai has been drafted into New Zealand's 19-man squad for the clash with the Kumuls at Headingley on Friday.

Samoa all-but end PNG hopes

Samoa all-but end PNG hopes

Papua New Guinea's World Cup exit was all but confirmed as they lost what was effectively a shoot-out with Samoa 38-4.

Rugby League World Cup Group A
TeamPWDLGDPts
1Australia3300906
2England3201564
3Fiji3102-362
4Ireland3003-1100
Rugby League World Cup Group B
TeamPWDLGDPts
1New Zealand33001126
2Samoa3201324
3France3102-632
4Papua New Guinea3003-810
Rugby League World Cup Group C
TeamPWDLGDPts
1Scotland3210165
2Tonga3201204
3Italy 311103
Rugby League World Cup Group D
TeamPWDLGDPts
1USA 320164
2Cook Islands 3102-142
3Wales3003-280

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