Rugby World Cup 2023

Care wouldn’t be with England 'if he didn’t have that focus to go to World Cup'

Richard Cockerill has spoken about England bringing Danny Care back into the international fold and admitted the Harlequins scrum-half is not only in contention to tour Australia, but he could also make it to next year's World Cup.
15 June 2022

Ireland international Keith Earls signs contract extension until end of 2023 World Cup

Ireland international Keith Earls has signed a new contract with Irish Rugby and Munster until the end of the 2023 Rugby World Cup to be played in France.
1 June 2022

South Africa set to face New Zealand at Twickenham Stadium - Report

New Zealand and South Africa are set to lock horns with each other at Twickenham Stadium leading towards the Rugby World Cup next year according to a report.
28 May 2022

World Rugby disqualifies Spain from Rugby World Cup 2023

Spain have been disqualified from Rugby World Cup for the second consecutive time for fielding an ineligible player during the qualification tournament.
28 April 2022

Israel Folau could face Australia after likely inclusion in Tonga squad

Former Wallabies star Israel Folau could be lining up against Australia as he is to represent Tonga in the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
15 April 2022

Israel Folau keen to represent Tonga in 2023 Rugby World Cup

Former Australia fullback Israel Folau has expressed his desire to represent Tonga in the upcoming 2023 Rugby World Cup.
23 March 2022

France head coach Fabien Galthie extends contract until 2027 World Cup

France head coach Fabien Galthie has extended his contract with the Les Bleus after signing a four-year contract extension until the 2027 World Cup.
21 March 2022

Spain edge out Portugal 33-28 to secure berth in Rugby World Cup 2023

Spain have qualified for the first time to Rugby World Cup in 24 years after edging out Portugal 33-28 in Madrid on Sunday.
14 March 2022

Ireland captain Johnny Sexton signs contract extension until 2023 World Cup

Fly-half Johnny Sexton has committed his immediate future with Ireland and Leinster after signing a contract extension until the end of 2023 World Cup.
8 March 2022

How will the Springboks tackle their fullback conundrum in time for RWC 2023?

The reigning World Cup champions will sooner or later have to make a decision on who they select as their first choice fullback for the 2023 World Cup in France.
22 February 2022

Who has qualified for the 2023 Rugby World Cup so far?

It might seem like some time away, but before we know it, the 2023 Rugby World Cup will be on our doorstep.
14 December 2021

Kurtley Beale hopes to be part of Australia's 2023 World Cup campaign

Veteran utility back Kurtley Beale is hoping to use the upcoming Autumn Nations Series campaign with Australia to claim a berth in the 2023 World Cup to be played in France.
4 November 2021

Dylan Hartley expects Owen Farrell to lead England in 2023 World Cup

Dylan Hartley has backed Owen Farrell to lead England at the 2023 Rugby World Cup and feels the Saracens man and rising star Marcus Smith can form a formidable creative partnership.
14 October 2021

World Rugby considering hosting World Cup every two years

World Rugby chief executive Alan Gilpin said the governing body is considering World Cup every two years instead of four.
14 September 2021

All Blacks head coach Ian Foster signs new deal until 2023 World Cup

All Blacks head coach Ian Foster has penned a new deal with New Zealand Rugby until the end of the 2023 World Cup.
24 August 2021

Cook Islands trying to stay in 2023 Rugby World Cup contention

The Cook Islands are still trying to qualify for the 2023 Rugby World Cup - and the presence of former All Blacks star Lima Sopoaga might just be helping.
18 August 2021

Rush for France 2023 World Cup tickets shows enthusiasm for post-COVID rugby

Insofar as ticket sales are concerned, France 2023 head Claude Atcher could have hardly hoped for a better outcome from the latest tranche of ticket sales last week.
13 April 2021

Schedule for Rugby World Cup 2023 to be extended by a week for player welfare

World Rugby has confirmed that the 2023 edition of Rugby World Cup to be played in France has been extended by a week keeping in mind the player welfare.
23 February 2021

Beale "Doing everything he can to earn another Wallaby jersey"

Utility back Kurtley Beale has targeted a return to the Australian squad ahead of the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
2 February 2021

Who will win the Rugby World Cup in 2023?

The countdown is on ahead of the next Rugby World Cup, with just two years to go until the tournament heads to France for its tenth edition.
29 January 2021