As someone said on the TRL forum it's like they (Australia, England and New Zealand) are frightened to organise games they know they will win....
The OP was about upsets in the WC not warm up games.
Surely you lot have England to lose to someone else other than Australia or New Zealand. You always do.
You know what I mean, awkward git. ;)
If it's Josh Mantellato he's an Aussie with Italian heritage. Not a domestic player.
Is there any evidence that Jennings had said he wants to play for Fiji other than a claim from a Fijian official?
Who'll be the first player to be selected for two squads or switch from one squad to another at the WC?
I didn't realise the domestic game in Malta had fallen off. I take your point.
Was your "mate" in that team 'spud. ;)
"So, too, is his passion to represent the minnows should he not make Australia's squad."
Don't you just love lines like that?
Do we know how the teams were selected? Purely invitation by the organisers or were they put forward by the RLIF?
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The quality of some of the selections was what I was alluding to in the OP.
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