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Fortune
ExxonMobil Stops Non-Essential Work in PNG Highlands Amid UnrestExxonMobil (xom) has evacuated non-essential staff in the highlands of Papua Ne
Fortune / Posted 5 minutes ago
ExxonMobil (xom) has evacuated non-essential staff in the highlands of Papua New Guinea, it said on Thursday, due to unrest in the area, but said operations are continuing at its PNG LNG liquefied natural gas project. “Due to recent community... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Celebrated Australians want services restored to refugeessent an open letter to their government warning that asylum seekers could die a
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 minutes ago
sent an open letter to their government warning that asylum seekers could die at a decommissioned immigration camp on Papua New Guinea where food, water power and medical care were cut off more than three weeks ago. The 12 former Australians... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Celebrated Australians want services restored to refugeessent an open letter to their government warning that asylum seekers could die a
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 11 minutes ago
sent an open letter to their government warning that asylum seekers could die at a decommissioned immigration camp on Papua New Guinea where food, water power and medical care were cut off more than three weeks ago. The 12 former Australians... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Celebrated Australians want services restored to refugeessent an open letter to their government warning that asylum seekers could die a
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 24 minutes ago
sent an open letter to their government warning that asylum seekers could die at a decommissioned immigration camp on Papua New Guinea where food, water power and medical care were cut off more than three weeks ago. The 12 former Australians... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘We’re under attack’: Men given hour to leaveTHE Papua New Guinea army and police have been sent in on Manus Island to clear
Herald Sun / Posted 30 minutes ago
THE Papua New Guinea army and police have been sent in on Manus Island to clear out hundreds of men still refusing to leave the detention centre. “Move, move, you have one hour to move,” asylum seekers say authorities screamed at them as they... Read more
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New York Daily News
Celebrated Australians want services restored to refugeesweeks ago. The 12 former Australians of the Year on Thursday called on Austral
New York Daily News / Posted 31 minutes ago
weeks ago. The 12 former Australians of the Year on Thursday called on Australia to restore basic services to the camp on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island and allow doctors to provide care there as reports emerged of an operation on Thursday to... Read more
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World Surf League
The Stage is Set For a World Title Showdown in TaiwanTitle. This is the first time in six years that the WSL Longboard Champion wil
World Surf League / Posted an hour ago
Title. This is the first time in six years that the WSL Longboard Champion will be decided from more than one event. With Papua New Guinea already completed anyone who made the quarter finals in PNG can win. Taylor should be feeling good. He beat... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Carole Johnston honoured with Robert East Community Service AwardKiama and Homestead of Hope, plus many more. She has also taken part in humani
Kiama Independent / Posted an hour ago
Kiama and Homestead of Hope, plus many more. She has also taken part in humanitarian projects in Vanuatu, Thailand and Papua New Guinea, where she volunteered at a school for the disabled. “It’s so hard to explain the feeling of being able to... Read more
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BBC News
Police enter Australia's closed asylum campReports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America PNG police enter Manus as
BBC News / Posted an hour ago
Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America PNG police enter Manus asylum centre, Australia confirms Police in Papua New Guinea (PNG) have entered a former Australian-run detention centre in a bid to get asylum seekers who remain there... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQ dipstick technology could revolutionise disease diagnosis30 seconds without specialised equipment or personnel. “We have successfully u
University of Queensland / Posted an hour ago
30 seconds without specialised equipment or personnel. “We have successfully used the dipsticks in remote plantations in Papua New Guinea to diagnose sick trees, and have applied it to livestock, human samples, pathogens in food, and in detecting... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The family tragedy that haunts Labour leader Jeremy CorbynJeremy Corbyn sat hunched and tearful in his seat on a flight to Papua New Guin
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
Jeremy Corbyn sat hunched and tearful in his seat on a flight to Papua New Guinea, facing 20 long and lonely hours in the air trying to process the terrible news that his brother John Andrew was dead. He was faced with the awful task of collecting... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensionsA supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
A supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island centre on November 11. Photo: supplied Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the... Read more
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Western Advocate
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensionsA supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
A supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island centre on November 11. Photo: supplied Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the... Read more
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Manning River Times
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensionsA supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
A supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island centre on November 11. Photo: supplied Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensionsA supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 hours ago
A supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island centre on November 11. Photo: supplied Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the... Read more
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The Border Mail
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensionsA supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
A supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island centre on November 11. Photo: supplied Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensionsA supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
A supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island centre on November 11. Photo: supplied Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the... Read more
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The Courier
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensionsA supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
A supplied image of refugees and asylum seekers protesting at the Manus Island centre on November 11. Photo: supplied Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
12 former Australians of the Year want Malcolm Turnbull to intervene over refugees trapped on Manus IslandGustav Nossal, Peter Doherty, John Yu and de Castella. The Manus Island region
Business Insider Australia / Posted 2 hours ago
Gustav Nossal, Peter Doherty, John Yu and de Castella. The Manus Island regional processing centre was closed by the Papua New Guinea government last month after a 2016 ruling by the PNG Supreme Court that the facility was illegal and in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Police storm Manus Islandinside the facility leave immediately. The men have been given one hour to exi
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
inside the facility leave immediately. The men have been given one hour to exit the facility. It’s understood about 50 Papua New Guinea officers initially entered the centre at about 8am AEDT. GetUp! has confirmed with asylum seekers within... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Six-old girl tortured for daysWARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT A six-year-old girl in Papua New Guinea accused of wi
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT A six-year-old girl in Papua New Guinea accused of witchcraft and slowly tortured over five days by a mob narrowly escaped death last week following a rescue mounted by members of a local charity and Chilean missionary. The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Army sent in to Manus IslandTHE Papua New Guinea army has been sent in on Manus Island to clear out more th
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
THE Papua New Guinea army has been sent in on Manus Island to clear out more than 100 men still refusing to leave the detention centre. Earlier, PNG police had entered the mothballed Manus Island detention centre and reportedly gave the remaining... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Police storm Manus Islandinside the facility leave immediately. The men have been given one hour to exi
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
inside the facility leave immediately. The men have been given one hour to exit the facility. It’s understood about 50 Papua New Guinea officers initially entered the centre at about 8am AEDT. GetUp! has confirmed with asylum seekers within... Read more
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News.com.au
Army sent in to Manus IslandThe PNG army has been sent in to clear out 100 men from the Manus Island detent
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
The PNG army has been sent in to clear out 100 men from the Manus Island detention centre. Source:Supplied THE Papua New Guinea army has been sent in on Manus Island to clear out more than 100 men still refusing to leave the detention... Read more
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Herald Sun
Police demand refugees leave Manusdemanding hundreds of men inside the facility leave. The men have been given o
Herald Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
demanding hundreds of men inside the facility leave. The men have been given one hour to leave. It’s understood about 50 Papua New Guinea officers initially entered the facility at about 8am AEDT. There are now reports the numbers have swelled... Read more
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The North West Star
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensionsPapua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island deten
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the facility one hour to leave, according to multiple sources. There are unconfirmed reports authorities have been aggressive,... Read more
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The Age
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensions Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island deten
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the facility one hour to leave, according to multiple sources. There are unconfirmed reports authorities have been aggressive,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
PNG authorities enter Manus Island processing centre, amid reports of escalating tensions Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island deten
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Papua New Guinea authorities have entered the decommissioned Manus Island detention centre and given some 400 men still in the facility one hour to leave, according to multiple sources. There are unconfirmed reports authorities have been aggressive,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Q&A: Diplo on historic concert in Cuba, Rihanna and Bieberdo but that got pulled. That situation has sort of been deteriorating over the
Daily Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
do but that got pulled. That situation has sort of been deteriorating over the last two years. I actually wanted to go to Papua New Guinea earlier last year ... but we couldn't find any place safe even to stay so we skipped that show. I'm ready.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canada biting allegations mar record Jillaroos winwell and truly outclassed. Despite the heavy defeat, Canada still finished sec
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
well and truly outclassed. Despite the heavy defeat, Canada still finished second in pool B – following their win over Papua New Guinea – to advance to the final four. Australian back-rower Vanessa Foliaki, centre Zahara Temara, winger Karina... Read more
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Canberra Times
Colin Still, award-winning architect behind successful Olympic bid a partner at Cox Richardson. Later projects included: the nuclear reactor at Lu
Canberra Times / Posted 12 hours ago
a partner at Cox Richardson. Later projects included: the nuclear reactor at Lucas Heights; an unrealised scheme for the Papua New Guinea High Court; the Lake Macquarie Art Gallery; buildings for the CSIRO; and the "Rivergate" apartment complex... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australians of the Year unite in support of medical aid in Manus centrehave shut themselves inside the Australian-run centre for three weeks, defying
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 hours ago
have shut themselves inside the Australian-run centre for three weeks, defying attempts by the Federal Government and Papua New Guinea to close it. The Australian Medical Association voted unanimously on the weekend to call on the Government... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jon Wilkin: Roby can add a cutting edgeway, the imperfection of England’s World Cup quarter-final showing is what shou
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 hours ago
way, the imperfection of England’s World Cup quarter-final showing is what should give cause for optimism. England beat Papua New Guinea 36-6. On the face of it that’s pretty impressive in such an important game against a side that showed in the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How you can join Benedict Allen on his next adventureto the Amazon rainforest next year to guide an exclusive tour for Telegraph Tra
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
to the Amazon rainforest next year to guide an exclusive tour for Telegraph Travel. The adventurer, who was evacuated from Papua New Guinea last week after contracting malaria, is the only known person to have crossed the Amazon Basin at its widest... Read more
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Oxford Mail
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday’s 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. “Kev’s got to do a series... Read more
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Gazette
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday’s 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. “Kev’s got to do a series... Read more
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guardian-series
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
guardian-series / Posted 15 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday’s 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. “Kev’s got to do a series... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday’s 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. “Kev’s got to do a series... Read more
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Harrow Times
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
Harrow Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday’s 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. “Kev’s got to do a series... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 15 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday’s 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. “Kev’s got to do a series... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday’s 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. “Kev’s got to do a series... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday’s 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. “Kev’s got to do a series... Read more
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The Age
Canada biting allegations mar record Jillaroos winwell and truly outclassed. Despite the heavy defeat, Canada still finished sec
The Age / Posted 17 hours ago
well and truly outclassed. Despite the heavy defeat, Canada still finished second in pool B – following their win over Papua New Guinea – to advance to the final four. Australian back-rower Vanessa Foliaki, centre Zahara Temara, winger Karina... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canada biting allegations mar record Jillaroos winwell and truly outclassed. Despite the heavy defeat, Canada still finished sec
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
well and truly outclassed. Despite the heavy defeat, Canada still finished second in pool B – following their win over Papua New Guinea – to advance to the final four. Australian back-rower Vanessa Foliaki, centre Zahara Temara, winger Karina... Read more
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CTV News
Australia routs Canada Ravens 88-0 in women's Rugby League World CupThursday, the Canada Ravens were thumped 50-4 by three-time champion New Zealan
CTV News / Posted 17 hours ago
Thursday, the Canada Ravens were thumped 50-4 by three-time champion New Zealand. They rebounded with a 22-8 victory over Papua New Guinea 22-8 on Sunday for Canada's first ever win at the Rugby League World Cup. While many of the Canada Ravens... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 17 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday's 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. "Kev's got to do a series... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday's 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. "Kev's got to do a series... Read more
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Whitehaven News
England head coach Wayne Bennett coy on New Zealand linkBennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last
Whitehaven News / Posted 18 hours ago
Bennett insists they will be fit for Saturday. Burgess turned an ankle in last Sunday's 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea while Brown suffered mild concussion in that game and was withdrawn at half-time. "Kev's got to do a series... Read more
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NZCity
England shaping well for Cup semi-finalBurgess both on track to feature at Mt Smart Stadium. Brown was knocked out du
NZCity / Posted 20 hours ago
Burgess both on track to feature at Mt Smart Stadium. Brown was knocked out during England's 36-6 quarter-final win over Papua New Guinea on Sunday but Bennett said he was "extremely confident" the stand-off would be good to go. Burgess,... Read more
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Rippa
England vs Tonga Rugby League World Cup Preview and Team News - Tonga target upset win over EnglandTonga are the underdogs everyone is cheering for, and they will be well up for
Rippa / Posted 21 hours ago
Tonga are the underdogs everyone is cheering for, and they will be well up for the biggest game in the nation’s history. Papua New Guinea asked plenty of questions to England in the quarter-finals, but the Poms were up to the test and in the end... Read more
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