World Cup

Japan maintain winning streak with 38-19 victory over Samoa

Japan maintained their winning streak in the ongoing Rugby World Cup with a 38-19 bonus point win over Samoa in their Pool A encounter at City of Toyota Stadium on Saturday.
5 October 2019

England defeat 14-man Argentina

England beat Argentina to progress to the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals.
5 October 2019

Italy prop Nicola Quaglio cited for tackle on Duane Vermeulen

Italy props Nicola Quaglio and Andrea Lovotti are set to face a disciplinary hearing in Tokyo on Sunday following an incident in the recently concluded World Cup game against South Africa in Shizuoka.
5 October 2019

France pair Thomas Ramos and Peato Mauvaka to miss remainder of World Cup

France have been dealt with injury blows during the ongoing Rugby World Cup with full-back Thomas Ramos and hooker Peato Mauvaka to miss the remainder of the tournament with injuries.
5 October 2019

Tevita Kuridrani and Dane Haylett-Petty guide Australia to 45-10 win over Uruguay

Dane Haylett-Petty and Tevita Kuridrani scored doubles as Australia powered to a 45-10 bonus-point victory over Uruguay in their Pool D World Cup encounter at Oita Stadium.
5 October 2019

TRU RWC 2019 Podcast - England's first real test?

Joe Harvey and Chris Heal are back to look ahead to England v Argentina.
4 October 2019

Simon Hammersley Column: Argentina game will be benchmark for England

Simon Hammersley discusses the World Cup and England’s hopes against Argentina.
4 October 2019

South Africa strengthen quarter-final hopes with 3-49 win over 14-men Italy

South Africa came up with a seven try performance as they eased past a 14-men Italy with a 3-44 victory in their Pool B World Cup encounter in Shizuoka on Friday.
4 October 2019

New Zealand make 13 changes for encounter against Namibia

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has made 13 changes to the starting line-up for the third round of the World Cup game against Namibia to be played in Tokyo.
4 October 2019

Argentina leave out Nicolas Sanchez for England game

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has left out fly-half Nicolas Sanchez out of the matchday squad for the upcoming World Cup game against England to be played in Tokyo this weekend.
4 October 2019

Rassie Erasmus wary of Italy threat ahead of must-win game

South Africa director of rugby Rassie Erasmus admitted that there is pressure on the Springboks as they line-up against Italy in a must-win World Cup game in Shizuoka on Friday.
4 October 2019

Seb Negri Column: South Africa gave a lot to my family

Italy’s Seb Negri reveals why coming up against South Africa will be a special moment for him.
3 October 2019

Ireland move to top of Pool A after blanking Russia 35-0

Ireland bounced back from their defeat against Japan as they blanked Russia 35-0 in their World Cup encounter at Kobe Misaki Stadium on Thursday.
3 October 2019

Fiji move to second in Pool D with 45-10 win over Georgia

Fiji registered their first win in the ongoing Rugby World Cup as they trounced Georgia with a 45-10 margin in their Pool D encounter at Hanazono Rugby Stadium on Thursday.
3 October 2019

Sergio Parisse set to make Italy record against South Africa in Shizuoka

Italy head coach Conor O’Shea has confirmed his side's matchday squad for the upcoming World Cup game against South Africa with the spotlight on skipper Sergio Parisse.
3 October 2019

England make 10 changes for World Cup game against Argentina

England coach Eddie Jones has made 10 changes to the starting line-up for the upcoming World Cup game against Argentina to be played in Tokyo on Saturday.
3 October 2019

Relentless New Zealand thump Canada

World champions New Zealand cruised to a 63-0 win against Canada.
2 October 2019

France complete 33-9 bonus-point win over USA

France registered their second consecutive win in the ongoing Rugby World Cup after they completed a 33-9 bonus point victory over the United States of America at Fukuoka Hakatanomori Stadium on Wednesday.
2 October 2019

Jordan Petaia to make Australia debut against Uruguay

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has handed Jordan Petaia debut in the upcoming World Cup game against Uruguay to be played in Oita on Saturday.
2 October 2019

South Africa centre Jesse Kriel to miss remainder of World Cup campaign

South Africa's ongoing World Cup campaign has suffered a setback with centre Jesse Kriel ruled out for the remainder of the tournament after failing to recover from a hamstring injury.
2 October 2019