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John Davidson

John Davidson is an Australian freelance journalist. He has written for The Guardian, FourFourTwo, Inside Sport, TheRoar.com.au, The Blizzard, Rugby World, The Sun, League Express, Rugby League World and The Worldgame, among others.

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Wrapping Up All This Weekend's Rugby League Action
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League€™s Super 8s: Round 1
The Good London were the big winners this weekend as they upset Widnes at home in the first game of the Super 8s. The Broncos…
Rugby League  /
Rounding Up The Weekend Of Rugby League
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Super League: Challenge Cup Semi-Finals
The Good Bolton was basked in glorious sunshine on Sunday as rugby league took over the Macron Stadium. Taking both semi-finals to a football ground…
Rugby League  /
Jackson Goes Down A Storm At Salford
Danny Richardson Is Saints' Saviour While Jackson Hastings Makes Immediate Impact At Salford
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League: Round 23 The Good Take a bow Jackson Hastings. Shunned by the NRL, Hastings had…
Rugby League  /
Super League Round Up - Saints On Top
St Helens On Their Way To The Winners Shield - The Good Bad Ugly Of Week 23
The Good - Huddersfield, Wakefield and Catalans all secured their places in the top eight with resounding victories over the weekend. The Giants fought back…
Rugby League  /
England Will Host The 2021 World Cup
2021 Rugby League World Cup To Be Solely Played In England
Wales, Ireland, Scotland and France will be spurned as co-hosts for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup with the tournament to be solely staged within…
Rugby League  /
Super League Round Up!
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League Round 21
The Good Whisper it quietly, but St Helens were decidingly average for most of their Friday night game against Hull FC. In the first half…
Football  /
Paris Leads Way In Producing Football Talent
As France Prepare For The World Cup Final, We Ask Why Does Paris Consistently Produce So Many Gifted Footballers?
Paris is known throughout the world as the city of love. It is a city of great art and unique fashion, of history and great…
Rugby League  /
Slater Bows Out As Queensland Edge Origin 3
Queensland Scrape Past New South Wales In Final State of Origin Game
Queensland have ended the 2018 State of Origin series on a high with a physical 18-12 victory in the third and final game. NSW have…
Rugby League  /
What We Learned From Super League This Weekend
Huddersfield Take Giant Strides In Super League Top Eight Quest
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Super League Round 20 The Good Huddersfield put two points between them and ninth-placed Leeds with an…
Football  /
How Did Russia Beat Spain?
Russia Manager Stanislav Cherchesov Reveals The Masterplan That Defeated Spain
Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov says his plan to park the bus worked perfectly as the hosts eliminiated Spain in the World Cup’s round of 16.…
Rugby League  /
Saints Well Clear But Basement Battle Hots Up
Saints Enjoy View From The Top While Catalans Revival Gathers Pace
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League Round 19 The Good Catalans’ resurgence continued with a big victory over Castleford at the…
Football  /
What Next For Hierro?
Spain Say They Won't Change Their Style Of Play After World Cup Exit But Future Of Fernando Hierro Remains Unclear
Spain will stick with its possession-base style of tika-taka football, despite being eliminated from the World Cup by Russia, according to coach Fernando Hierro. The…
Football  /
Hosts Russia Knock Spain Out Of World Cup!
Russia Stun Spain In Penalty Shoot-Out And Progress To World Cup Quarter-Final
2018 World Cup hosts Russia are through to the last eight after upsetting Spain in a penalty-shoot. Tied 1-1 at full-time and then extra-time, the…
Football  /
Aguero & Higuain Omissions In France Defeat Leaves Argentina Coach Jorge Sampaoli Facing Exit
Argentina Coach Jorge Sampaoli Refuses To Walk Following World Cup Disaster
Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli has declined to quit following his country’s exit from the 2018 World Cup. Argentina was eliminated from the tournament yesterday after…
Football  /
Spain Coach Believes He Has The Stars To Make The Difference This World Cup
Fernando Hierro Comments On Spain's World Cup Story So Far
Spain’s 2018 World Cup campaign so far has been marked by drama and disappointment, but La Furia Roja are confident they will hit their stride…
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