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The BBC secures the rights to broadcast all 31 matches at the 2021 Rugby League World Cup, which will be held in England.
England earn their first win at the 2017 Rugby League World Cup by scoring five tries against a stubborn Lebanon side in Sydney.
England suffer a shock defeat by Italy only one week before the start of the Rugby League World Cup.
Rugby League World Cup highlights: Fiji 32-14 Ireland.
Toronto Wolfpack will become the first transatlantic rugby league team when they take on Siddal in the Challenge Cup on Saturday.
Jamaica qualify for the Rugby League World Cup for the first time after beating the United States in the final of the Americas Championship.
Canadian club Ottawa Aces are to play in the RFL's League One division in 2021, having taken on the Hemel Stags licence.