If you do not follow me on Twitter you may not be aware that this week I have contributed my thoughts on the Rugby League World Cup to a new website called Teamcore. 222 more words
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By STEVE MASCORD
SYDNEY Roosters will host Wigan in the World Club Challenge at Allianz Stadium on February 22.
Results in the NRL and Super League grand finals on the weekend gave rise to speculation there may be a push to again play the pre-season showpiece in the UK, given that one-town teams have a higher capacity to make a significant profit out of the fixture down under. 177 more words
On the night of Saturday 23 December 1972 a 6.2 earthquake hit Nicaragua killing 6,000 people and rendering homeless another 250,000. Upon hearing the news professional baseball player Roberto Clemente, who had visited the country three weeks earlier began arranging for relief flights to Nicaragua to support emergency aid. 662 more words
As the Rugby League World Cup reaches the quarter finals stage, England now take on France to earn their place in the semis.
Other tournament contenders New Zealand and Australia take on much easier opposition in Scotland and the U.S.A respectively. 62 more words
The 1950s were an extraordinary decade in the history of Europe. Following on from yet another experience of modern industrialized warfare that had wrought havoc, destroying industry and devastating lives, there was a fierce determination that this time things would be different. 1,000 more words