SAMOA have opened their 2008 World Cup campaign with a hard-fought 20-12 win over Tonga in front of 12,000 fans at CUA Stadium in Penrith tonight.
A quick look at the team line-ups for this weekend's matches in the Rugby League World Cup Finals: Samoa v Tonga, Fiji v France, New Zealand v Papua New Guinea, and Australia v England.
LEAGUEUNLIMITED.COM'S Vlado Mazevski looks at the Roosters' 2008 NRL season.
WIGAN Warriors to play pre-season match to mark the opening of Leigh Centurions new Sports Village stadium.
STEELERS Club members have voted in favour of a $2.6 million property sell off to clear debts to joint venture partners St George Leagues Club.
LEAGUEUNLIMITED.COM'S Paul Zines looks at the 2008 NRL season, club-by-club. More season reviews for other NRL clubs to follow in the days ahead.
THE St George Illawarra Dragons have announced their home game split for the 2009 NRL season, with a return to their traditional heartlands at Kogarah Jubilee Oval.
IRISH prop Ryan Tandy laments lost chance but hopes the Wolfhounds can progress to the semi-final play-off.
MALTA Rugby League President clears the air about Jarrod Sammut's reported off-season involvement with rugby union.
FRANCE flyer Dimitri Pelo is getting set to make his World Cup debut on Saturday afternoon at WIN Stadium, after the Les Catalans winger was included in the starting side to take on Fiji.
PIRTEK Kiwis coach Stephen Kearney has recalled Krisnan Inu, Issac Luke and David Fa
TONGA have held out a very brave Irish effort to record a 22-20 victory in the opening Pool C match of the 2008 Rugby League World Cup.
A quick look at Monday night's opening Pool 3 match between Tonga and Ireland.
AUSTRALIA have well and truly justified their World Cup favouritism with an opening 30-6 win over New Zealand in front of a very healthy crowd at the Sydney Football Stadium tonight.
IRISH Wolfhounds name a 19-man squad for their opening World Cup match on Monday against Tonga.