As England prepare for the Rugby League World Cup final Brian Noble talks to Sam Burgess who he signed as a 16 year old about moving to Sydney, playing for England in Union, his thoughts on the final and if he fancies returning to Super League one day; Wayne Bennett talks to Dave Woods during a tropical storm which halted England’s training session and England tour manager and former England and Great Britain captain Jamie Peacock talks about how envious he is of this squad’s talent and unity. Plus interviews with Gareth Widdop, Chris Hill, Luke Gale, Kallum Watkins, Aaron Woods and Matt Gillett.
England survive Tonga's fightback to reach the final: Rugby League World Cup
Dave Woods, Brian Noble and Justin Morgan hear from an emotional James Graham and fellow forwards Tom Burgess and Chris Hill after England reach a World Cup final for the first time since 1995 to set up a meeting with holders Australia.
Tonga Awaits: Rugby League World Cup
Dave Woods and Brian Noble experience a fan event in Auckland in which thousands of Tongan supporters turned up to give their players a rock star reception; Trad McLean, one of the Tonga tour managers, reflects on the incredible support the team have been getting in recent weeks; England coach Wayne Bennett, captain Sean O'Loughlin and prop James Graham and Tonga coach Kristian Woolf gives their opinions on Saturday's semi final; and the former England captain and current tour manager Jamie Peacock talks about how the international game can build on the Tongan success.
Sam Burgess Returns: Rugby League World Cup
Dave Woods and Brian Noble preview the World Cup quarter-finals and hear from England coach Wayne Bennett and forward Sam Burgess following his knee ligament injury; Jermaine McGilvary, the flying superstar England winger talks about on his tournament so far including his brush with controversy and his unlikely route into rugby league; Paul Aiton, the PNG hooker explains what rugby league means to Papua New Guinea; and the Leeds Rhino's chief executive Gary Hetherington gives his thoughts on the announcement of next year's Melbourne v Leeds World Club Challenge.
England reach the Quarter-finals: Rugby League World Cup
Dave Woods, Brian Noble and Ian Millward review England's victory over France which set up a quarter-final against Papua New Guinea; the Scotland coach Steve McCormack reflects on his sides' heroic 14-14 final game draw with Samoa; Australian journalist Steve Mascord looks back at Tonga's incredible win over New Zealand in the "Game of the Ages" and the Tonga assistant coach David Furner reveals the mood from inside the Tonga camp; plus French commentator Rodolphe Pires talks about the future for French rugby league after their disappointing World cup exit.