Preview – Rugby League: England v New Zealand

England New Zealand Rugby League

Today sees the start of a three-test series as England play hosts to the Kiwis.

Beginning the first game at KCOM stadium in Hull, the last time the teams met in June England managed to pull off a strong win, scoring 36-18 in a game in the USA, and are the current holders of the Baskerville Shield which the two sides are playing for. However, the England squad has several injury worries plaguing them.

England v New Zealand is on BBC One at 14.00 (kick-off 14.30).