The France (aka 'France') are a based Rugby League team.
Ryan Hall stormed back to the top of the Rugby League World Cup try-scoring chart as England defeated France 34-6 on Saturday to book a semi-final clash with New Zealand.
Australia's Quarter Final clash against the USA will be LIVE on 7mate (digital channel 73) late Saturday night with coverage commencing at 11.30pm (AEDT) and 10.30pm (QLD) with kick off 30 minutes later.
Samoa have paid the price for their over-physical approach with two of their players given suspensions ruling them out of the Rugby League World Cup quarter-final against Fiji.
Samoa ground out a hard-fought 22-6 win over France in a bruising Pool B clash in Perpignan on Monday night to secure the runners-up spot and a Rugby League World Cup quarter-final against Fiji.
Final World Cup standings following all the pool matches.
France captain Olivier Elima is hoping to make home advantage count when his side meet Samoa in the final pool match of the World Cup in Perpignan.
All 2013 Rugby League World Cup games will be broadcast live and exclusive on 7mate (channel 73) in Australia. Following the success and popularity of the World Cup all matches will be replayed in full on 7mate later that day.
The Rugby League World Cup has so far surpassed the expectations of Rugby Football League chairman Brian Barwick.
Latest World Cup standings after the completion of two rounds.
Shaun Johnson and Issac Luke turned on the style as defending Rugby League World Cup champions New Zealand clicked into gear to beat France 48-0 on Friday in Avignon.
The Kiwis have turned to the Sydney City Roosters playbook as they work to tighten their defence ahead of Friday's Rugby League World Cup clash with France.
France will get the second round of matches in the 14th Rugby League World Cup under way against holders New Zealand in Avignon on Friday, aiming to continue the run of shocks.
Olivier Elima believes that coming through a tough match against Papua New Guinea in their opening Rugby League World Cup 2013 fixture has readied France for their next group game, against defending champions New Zealand at Parc des Sports, Avignon, on Friday (8.00pm).
Rugby league's hottest property Sonny Bill Williams will sit out defending champions New Zealand's second World Cup pool game against France on Friday after picking up some "bumps and bruises" in the opening victory over Samoa.
The Kiwis are resting battered bodies in the south of France and promising better in their second match at the Rugby League World Cup.
All 2013 Rugby League World Cup games will be broadcast live and exclusive on 7mate (channel 73) in Australia. Includes links to Perth, Adelaide and Darwin TV schedules.
By Liam FitzGibbon LONDON, Oct 27 AAP-PA - Gold Coast flyer David Mead was left devastated after missing a late penalty in front of the posts to cruelly deny Papua New Guinea a first Rugby League World Cup victory in 13 years
A William Barthau field goal 15 minutes from the final whistle was enough to allow France to scramble past Papua New Guinea on Sunday in an opening Rugby League World Cup Pool B match.
All 2013 Rugby League World Cup games will be broadcast live and exclusive on 7mate (channel 73) in Australia.
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