9 Nov 2022
Matches in pictures: England and Australia win final wheelchair group games
Australia booked their semi-final spot with Spain win while England maintained their 100 percent record against Ireland in London
By Milly McEvoy at the Copper Box Arena
Australia booked their wheelchair semi-final spot with a 52-32 win over Spain in a winner-takes-all clash while favourites England topped Group A with a resounding 121-0 triumph over Ireland.
All ten of Australia’s players featured in their win, with James Hill starring thanks to a hat-trick in six minutes, as Diab Karim also crossed twice.
England romped to victory in London to tee up a semi against either Wales or USA.
Relive the action with the best of the photos from the Copper Box.
The Rugby League World Cup promises to be the biggest, best and most inclusive event in the sport’s 127-year history with men’s, women’s and wheelchair teams competing in 61 games across 21 venues throughout England. Tickets are available via rlwc2021.com/tickets