The German selection, in full development, was moving in England to face the Lionhearths.

A nice test awaited the Germans traveling to Leigh where they faced the Lionhearths, amateur English selection. The English made the hole to lead 24-6 on the hour but Germany came back late in the game and lost 24-18.

The Germans, who include a few well-known players such as Ben White (Barrow) and Jared Blanke (Newcastle and former Lézignan), will also attend the Super League final at Old Trafford.

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