Positive result for several Pacific teams in Rugby League World Cup | Pacific Beat

Positive result for several Pacific teams in Rugby League World Cup

Positive result for several Pacific teams in Rugby League World Cup

Updated 4 November 2013, 10:10 AEDT

Heading into the second week of the Rugby League World Cup and the weekend results have had a positive impact on how some Pacific teams are placed.

Ireland's loss to England over the weekend means Fiji are as good as guaranteed to finish third in group A and reach the quarter-finals while NZ's impressive win against France means Samoa could finish second in group B, if they win their remaining two games.

In the UK, rugby league expert, Joanna Lester, saysTonga now needs to win their remaining two games to stay in contention for the quarter finals.

Presenter: Campbell Cooney

Speaker: Joanna Lester, rugby league expert

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