Winger Ryan Hall is confident England can upset the odds in their World Cup opener against Australia - if they find a consistency they have often lacked.
St Helens legend and South Africa rugby union international Tom van Vollenhoven has died at the age of 82.
England score 13 tries as they thrash Affiliated States 74-12 in their only warm-up game before the World Cup.
Scotland were beaten 50-14 by a New South Wales Country Under-23s team in their World Cup warm-up match in Ballina.
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