The Australia (aka 'Australia') are a based Rugby League team.
Billy Slater has tipped Johnathan Thurston to win the 2013 Golden Boot award following another magnificent performance from the Australia playmaker in the Rugby League World Cup final.
Jarryd Hayne's switch to the centres for Australia brought out his freakish best at the Rugby League World Cup.
Along with the events of his dramatic campaign and the demons of 2008, Billy Slater had to overcome serious self-doubt to help Australia to World Cup glory on Saturday.
Australia coach Tim Sheens admits he's unsure about his future despite leading the side to Rugby League World Cup glory over New Zealand at Old Trafford on Saturday.
Coach Stephen Kearney admitted New Zealand were outclassed by a magnificent Australian team as the Kangaroos regained the Rugby League World Cup for the first time since 2000 at Old Trafford on Saturday.
Failure is not a word associated with Sonny Bill Williams' return to rugby league this year, but a ruthless Australia side kept him out of the record books in Saturday's Rugby League World Cup final at Old Trafford.
AUSTRALIA PLAYER RATINGS IN THE RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP FINAL Fullback: Billy Slater - Scored twice, outstanding under the high ball, ended a difficult tour on a high with a superb display
The Kangaroos delivered a rugby league master class to claim a 10th World Cup title with a 34-2 demolition of New Zealand in Saturday's final at Old Trafford.
Australian skipper Cameron Smith believes the legacy of a group of modern-day Kangaroos greats should not hinge on success or failure in the Rugby League World Cup final.
Billy Slater's Kangaroos teammates have not held back in testing out his injured left knee as he battles to be fit for Saturday's Rugby League World Cup final.
Billy Slater's World Cup final fate will be determined when he returns to full training with his Kangaroos teammates on Wednesday.
Aside from Billy Slater himself, nobody will be sweating on the Kangaroos fullback's World Cup final availability more than veteran centre Brent Tate.
A haul of nine tries in three games is not exactly the mark of a player with a focus on defence.
If not for his well-publicised and controversial change of heart, James Tamou would probably have been donning the black and white of his native New Zealand in Saturday's World Cup final.
Billy Slater's tireless recovery efforts could pay off with the Kangaroos fullback looking increasingly likely to return from injury in the Rugby League World Cup final.
Kangaroos skipper Cameron Smith has revealed the embarrassment of Australia's opening World Cup performance inspired his side to a defensive feat last achieved more than 30 years ago.
The Kangaroos earned a shot at Rugby league World Cup redemption by demolishing Fiji 64-0 at Wembley on Saturday to set up a showdown with reigning champions New Zealand in next weekend's final.
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