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Improved Kangaroos to be too good for Tonga

Australia will be looking to bounce back against a passionate Tonga, after being completely dominated by New Zealand last week.

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Tonga set for more Tests in 2019

Tonga could have at least three rugby league Test matches next year as talks continue over a revamped international calendar for 2019.

McGuire ready for Broncos' Tongan duo

Kangaroos forward Josh McGuire will face off against Brisbane teammates Tevita Pangai Junior and Joe Ofahengaue in Saturday's Test against Tonga.

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Rugby League

Kangaroos

Kangaroos unchanged to face Tonga

The Kangaroos know a similar error-ridden performance to what they produced against New Zealand will leave them open to a shock rugby league Test loss to Tonga.

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Sharks' Tongan indifference riles Fifita

Andrew Fifita claims his Cronulla Sharks club are proud of their Kangaroos contingent but won't recognise his achievements with Tonga.

Woods' Origin demotion made him hungrier

Aaron Woods saw his NSW State of Origin jumper slip from his grasp this year, but he wasn't going to let the same thing happen with Kangaroos jersey.

Rugby League

Kangaroos

Kangaroos vow to match Tonga's passion

Matching Tonga's passion in Saturday's historic rugby league Test won't be an issue for the Kangaroos, according to Australia's prop Aaron Woods.

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Fifita defends podcast rant against journo

Cronulla prop Andrew Fifita doesn't feel the need to apologise for his expletive-laden podcast rant, despite receiving a warning letter from the NRL club.

Rugby League Tests

Kangaroos' new era marred by New Zealand loss

New Zealand have scored a 26-24 win over Australia in their rugby league Test at Auckland's Mt Smart Stadium.

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Kelly stars in Jillaroos' thriller over NZ

Isabelle Kelly has scored two key second-half tries to get the Australian Jillaroos home 26-24 against New Zealand in the women's rugby league Test in Auckland.

NRL

Billy Slater joins St. Kilda

Retired Melbourne Storm fullback Billy Slater has joined AFL side St. Kilda in a mentoring role.

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McGuire believes in Kangaroos' depth

Josh McGuire says the Australian side boasts the versatility and depth the modern game demands.

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Rugby League

Kangaroos

Inglis banned, stripped of Kangaroos captaincy

NRL star Greg Inglis has been suspended for Australia's two-Test tour of New Zealand after being charged with mid-range drink driving.

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Cordner eyes more history as Roos captain

Boyd Cordner will have the opportunity to cap off a remarkable year as captain when he leads the Kangaroos in New Zealand next month.

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