The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs and Des Hasler part ways, effectively immediately.
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World Cup Europe Group Qualifier match, played at New River Stadium London, Saturday 28 October 2006.
Lebanon 22 (Samia, Deeb, El Zbaibieh 2 tries, El Masri 3 goals) Russia 8 (Dobrynin, Rullis tries). Referee: Ben Thaler (England). Man of Match: Frank Samia (Lebanon).
Interchange: Jad Abinsjsif Khalid Deeb Allen Soultan Mohammed Arrin Kaassalani
Russia: Joel Rowlins Sergey Dobrynin Denis Korolev Robert Iliassov Valentin Baskakov Blake Muller Richard Kilian Oleg Smirnov Matthew Habojan Jemy Smoll Roman Ovchinnikov Din Risko Joel Rullis
Interchange: Evgeny Bozhikov Andrey Medvedev Artem Grigorian Robert Karloff
Source: Andrew Jackson, UK league press reports