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The Duke of Sussex hosts The Rugby League World Cup Draw live from Buckingham Palace

Published 16 January 2020
The Duke of Sussex hosts The Rugby League World Cup Draw live from Buckingham Palace

The Duke of Sussex has today hosted the Rugby League World Cup 2021 draw for the men’s, women’s and wheelchair tournaments at Buckingham Palace.

The Duke of Sussex hosts the Rugby League World Cup 2021 Draw at Buckingham Palace

Before the Draw, The Duke met local schoolchildren taking part in a game of tag rugby league in the Buckingham Palace gardens. 

For the draw, His Royal Highness was joined in the Throne Room by Dame Katherine Grainger and Jason Robinson OBE. 

The Duke of Sussex hosts the Rugby League World Cup 2021 Draw at Buckingham Palace

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