World Cup

France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina announces international retirement

France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina has announced his retirement from international rugby with immediate effect following his side's quarter-final defeat against Wales in the ongoing World Cup.
22 October 2019

Hamstring injury ends Josh Navidi's World Cup campaign

Wales number eight Josh Navidi will miss the remainder of his side's World Cup campaign in Japan following a hamstring injury.
21 October 2019

England's Jonny May and Jack Nowell to be fit for semi-final against New Zealand

England assistant coach Neal Hatley said his team will have a fully fit squad to choose from for the upcoming World Cup semi-final against New Zealand to be played in Yokohama on Saturday.
21 October 2019

Rassie Erasmus urge South Africa to improve to fulfill their World Cup desire

South Africa director of rugby Eassie Erasmus urged his side to improve further if they are to win the ongoing Rugby World Cup tournament.
21 October 2019

Eddie Jones wants England to exploit New Zealand's weakness

England coach Eddie Jones expressed confidence on his side to exploit New Zealand's weakness as the two teams lock horns with each other during the semi-final of the ongoing World Cup to be played in Yokohama next weekend.
21 October 2019

New Zealand flanker Matt Todd ruled out of semi-final against England

New Zealand have been dealt a blow ahead of the World Cup semi-final against England with flanker Matt Todd ruled out of the encounter with a shoulder injury.
21 October 2019

South Africa dominate Japan to reach last four

Hosts Japan have being knocked out of the Rugby World Cup after losing 26-3 to South Africa in Tokyo.
20 October 2019

Wales into World Cup semi-finals after late drama against France

Ross Moriarty's late try sends Wales to the World Cup semi-finals.
20 October 2019

Michael Cheika quits as Australia coach after exit from World Cup

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has confirmed that he will seek a renewal of contract following Wallabies' exit from the ongoing World Cup.
20 October 2019

Dominant New Zealand storm into semi-finals with 46-14 win over Ireland

New Zealand ran a seven-try riot as they kept their hope of World Cup title defence alive as they eased past Ireland 46-14 in their quarter-final clash at Tokyo Stadium on Saturday.
19 October 2019

Classy England beat Australia to advance into semi-finals

England are through to the Rugby World Cup semi-finals after a superb 40-16 victory over Australia in Oita.
19 October 2019

Wales 'favourites' but France confident - Jacques Brunel

France head coach Jacques Brunel expressed confidence on his side's chance in the upcoming World Cup quarter-final in Oita on Sunday despite Wales holding the 'favourites' tag.
19 October 2019

TRU's PureVPN Rugby World Cup XV of the Pool stages

TRU & PureVPN have picked some stand-out players.
19 October 2019

Goode: I’m backing England, but Wallabies will be dangerous

Andy Goode is positive about England’s chances against Australia.
18 October 2019

Japan make one change for South Africa clash

Japan head coach Jamie Joseph has made one forced change in the starting line-up for their World Cup quarter-final against South Africa in Tokyo on Sunday.
18 October 2019

Matt Toomua surprised by England's decision to drop George Ford to bench

Australia fly-half Matt Toomua said he was surprised by England head coach Eddie Jones' decision to drop George Ford to the bench for the World Cup quarter-final in Oita on Saturday.
18 October 2019

Dan Biggar and Jonathan Davies return for Wales for quarter-final against France

Wales have received much-needed boost ahead of their World Cup quarter-final against France to be played in Oita on Sunday with fly-half Dan Biggar and centre Jonathan Davies returning to the starting line-up.
18 October 2019

Jordan Petaia to start for Australia in World Cup quarter-final against England

Queensland Reds centre Jordan Petaia has been included in Australia's starting line-up for the World Cup quarter-final against England to be played in Oita on Saturday.
17 October 2019

Ireland name Rob Kearney at fullback for quarter-final against New Zealand

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has named Rob Kearney at full-back for the World Cup quarter-final game against New Zealand scheduled in Tokyo on Saturday.
17 October 2019