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Rugby League World Cup 2017 – group stage round-up

Three weeks into the Rugby League World Cup and the group stages are over, but which nations will be returning in the knock-out stages?

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Preview: Rugby League World Cup 2017

With co-host nation Australia playing England on Friday, Jamie McEvoy briefs us ahead of this year’s World Cup down under in Oceania

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Six Nations Review

Are England ready for New Zealand?

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Lions Watch

With the 6 Nations finished for another year, Toby Webb considers who is in the running for a Lions starting place in their tour of New Zealand this summer

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Global News: Science

Read the best science news from around the world this week

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The Resurgence of the Northern Hemisphere?

With Ireland’s excellent win over New Zealand, will the autumn internationals signal a turning in the tide of international rugby?

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Review: What We Do in the Shadows

The quirkiest film to come out of New Zealand soars to cult status as Waititi and Clement triumph once again

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Jonah Lomu: A tribute

Toby Webb reflects on the sad passing of one of rugby’s greatest ever players, Jonah Lomu

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UK drugs policy is failing

Following the tragic death of a man at Warehouse Project, Josh Knowles examines Britain’s policy on drugs and argues that we need drastic reform