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Four participants inched closer to winning the 2019 World Slasher Cup 9-Cock Invitational Derby championship after tallying 5-0 (win -loss) cards each last Thursday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.philstar.com
MANCHESTER, England (AP) - The 2021 Rugby League World Cup will be staged almost entirely in its north England stronghold. Thanks to a grant of 25 million pounds ($33 million) from the government, English Rugby Football League organizers of the World Cup easily met a requirement to play 80 percentThe Washington Times
The 2021 Rugby League World Cup will be staged almost entirely in its north England stronghold. Thanks to a grant of 25 million pounds ($33 million) from the government, Englishthenewstribune
Gordon Banks, the goalkeeper in England's 1966 World Cup-winning team, has died at the age of 81, his former club Stoke City said on Tuesday.U.S.
Public relations consultants, Gulf financing and whispered tips: Leaked emails and documents offer a window into a behind-the-scenes campaign to sabotage the 2022 World Cup.www.nytimes.com
All 10 participating nations will play two official warm-up matches between May 24-28 ahead of the 50-over tournament which begins on May 30 when England face South Africa.Mail Online