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Four Nations 2014: England look to perform rare feat of dumping out Australia

Australia don’t put in two bad games in a row – but this could be different

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Mata'utia will replace Daniel Tupou for Australia's second Four Nations match and will eclipse Israel Folou's record when he plays aged 18 years and 130 days

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Four Nations 2014: Steve McNamara names same England side to face Australia, but refuses to rule out captain Sean O'Loughlin

O'Loughlin missed the narrow win over Samoa with a quad injury but could yet return if he proves his fitness

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Four Nations 2014: Joe Burgess hoping to cap unbelievable season with a first England appearance against Samoa

England begin their Four Nations campaign against the Pacific Island next week and 20-year-old Burgess hopes to be a part of it

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Wigan Warriors prop found guilty of Grade F violent and aggressive punching

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Ben Flower punch: Wigan Warriors forward to discover fate later today after Super League Grand Final shame

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