2008 Women's Rugby League World Cup

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2008 (2008) Women's World Cup  ()
Number of teams 8
Host country  Australia
Winner  New Zealand
 < 2005
2013

The 2008 Women's Rugby League World Cup was the third staging of the Women's Rugby League World Cup since its inauguration in 2000, and the first since the 2005 tournament. The tournament was held in Australia from 26 October, culminating in the final between Australia and New Zealand on 22 November. It was held at Stockland Park alongside the Police World Cup. Eight teams took part including defending champions New Zealand.

Group Stage[edit]

Pool A[edit]

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
Australia (links) 3 3 0 0 154 4 150 6
England (links) 3 2 0 1 130 26 104 4
Russia (links) 3 1 0 2 18 156 -138 2
France (links) 3 0 0 3 16 132 -116 0

Pool B[edit]

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
New Zealand (links) 3 3 0 0 140 8 132 6
Pacific Islands (links) 3 2 0 1 70 108 -38 4
Samoa (links) 3 1 0 2 66 32 +34 2
Tonga (links) 3 0 0 3 18 126 -108 0

Final[edit]

The final was held at Suncorp Stadium on the 15th of November.[1]

15 November 2008
Australia 0 - 34 New Zealand

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kiwi Ferns and NZ Police progress RLWC08, 14 November 2008

External links[edit]