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EDM (Early Day Motion) 947: tabled on 20 February 2017

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 9 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House congratulates Wigan Warriors and Warrington Wolves on their World Club Series victories over Cronulla Sharks and Brisbane Broncos respectively; thanks and applauds all clubs for an outstanding spectacle of rugby; believes that these victories illustrate the quality and skill level of the sport in the northern hemisphere; further congratulates Wigan Warriors in particular for its success in becoming World Club Champions for a record fourth time; recognises that these are the first victories for northern hemisphere sides in the expanded World Club Series format; notes that Wigan Warriors is the first northern hemisphere World Club Champion since 2012; and looks forward to another fantastic season of entertainment in the Super League.