5 or 6 teams can win the RWC

2015-01-30 12:11

Michael believes hosts England will pose a big threat at this years Rugby World Cup.

Morne Steyn harbours RWC hopes

2015-01-29 21:00

Morne Steyn has his sights firmly set on improving his form and making the Springbok squad for the Rugby World Cup.

World Cup is Senatla's big goal

2015-01-23 09:07

Blitzbokke and Stormers speedster Seabelo Senatla says his big goal for 2015 is making the Springboks' World Cup squad.


Ex-Wallaby Nathan Sharpe thinks the All Blacks are the best team going into the Rugby World Cup, but he’s not so sure they’ll win it. The former lock also offers his opinion on South Africa and Ireland's chances.

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Nonu turns back on All Blacks

2014-12-20 19:10

New Zealand centre Ma'a Nonu will join French Top 14 giants Toulon after next year's Rugby World Cup.

Wales announce pre-World Cup plans

2014-12-17 07:12

Wales' preparations for the RWC will involve matches against Ireland, Italy and a training camp in the extreme heat of Qatar.

Steyn, Kirchner back in Bok frame?

2014-12-08 09:05

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer could surprise with a few unpopular decisions in his World Cup squad.

RWC to boost UK by £1bn

2014-11-18 17:35

The 2015 RWC in England will boost the UK economy by nearly £1 billion, an economic impact study has revealed.

Mallett: Bok RWC draw unfair

2014-11-03 12:20

Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett says the Springboks' draw at next year's Rugby World Cup is unfair.

Record demand for RWC tickets

2014-10-23 12:35

There has been a record level of demand for tickets to next year's Rugby World Cup to be staged in England and Wales.

Uruguay grab final RWC spot

2014-10-11 22:43

Uruguay beat Russia in Montevideo to snatch the last qualification spot for the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England.

All Blacks stay RWC favourites

2014-10-06 14:22

The All Blacks remain favourites for next year's Rugby World Cup, despite their defeat to the Springboks at Ellis Park.

Carter relaunches World Cup bid

2014-09-28 11:00

Dan Carter launched his latest comeback aimed at making next year's Rugby World Cup, playing 40 minutes in a provincial match.


A Jonny Wilkinson lookalike has been deployed by the IRB as part of an advertising campaign to make sure fans buy tickets for next year's World Cup from official sources only.

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Springboks a good RWC bet?

2014-09-17 14:06

Do the Springboks offer the best value a year out from the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England and Wales?

Wales to step up RWC prep

2014-09-10 16:05

Wales' plans ahead of next year's World Cup will include training camps in Switzerland and Qatar, coach Warren Gatland has said.

ABs unfazed by advert snub

2014-09-02 08:54

The All Blacks have kicked for touch at their snub from a promotional video advertising tickets for next year's Rugby World Cup.

RWC training venues named

2014-08-26 17:33

The Springboks' training venues for next year's Rugby World Cup in England and Wales have been announced.

NZ worried about Boks - Corry

2014-08-22 13:11

Former England loose forward Martin Corry believes the All Blacks' aura of invincibility is slowly waning ahead of the World Cup.

Webb Ellis Cup lands in SA

2014-08-19 12:56

The Webb Ellis Cup has completed its first day in South Africa as part of the fifth leg of the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour.

Namibia to face All Blacks

2014-07-06 19:01

Namibia have qualified for a fifth consecutive RWC after crushing African qualifying tournament hosts Madagascar in Antananarivo.

Springboks to face Japan

2014-05-26 10:26

The Springboks will face Japan for the first time at next year's World Cup after the Brave Blossoms booked their place in the event.

Melck scores on German debut

2014-04-26 21:39

Germany remain in contention for a 2015 RWC place after a win over Sweden as ex-junior Bok Justin Melck scored on his debut.

All Blacks to break RWC curse

2014-04-12 13:08

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says his team are determined to figure out why no team has defended rugby's World Cup.

Victor: Boks to win 2015 RWC

2014-02-03 10:02

Victor Matfield says the current Springbok team is the best he's seen and will win next year's Rugby World Cup.


Boks will be lucky to make QF's

2015-01-30 11:43

Emma says the Springboks achilles heel is the decision to continue to pick players from the golden generation.

Pienaar: Don't write Boks off

2015-01-28 11:01

Former Springbok captain Francois Pienaar says the Boks should not be written off ahead of this year's Rugby World Cup.

Jacobs backs Jean to recover

2015-01-21 15:48

Adi Jacobs believes Springbok captain Jean de Villiers has the experience and ability to make a successful comeback from injury.

Boks need rest before RWC

2015-01-08 15:20

Kevin says Heyneke Meyer should rest first-choice Springboks ahead of this years World Cup in England.

All Black exodus after RWC?

2014-12-19 14:20

New Zealand could lose a fair amount of experienced campaigners after next year's Rugby World Cup in England and Wales.

Krige picks his Bok loose trio

2014-12-11 14:00

Former Springbok captain Corne Krige has revealed who he'd like to see as the Bok loose trio at next year's Rugby World Cup.

Bookies lose faith in Boks

2014-12-01 14:06

The Springboks' odds on winning next year's Rugby World Cup have lengthened following their dismal end of year tour.

Boks already focused on RWC

2014-11-05 09:21

The Springboks are already using their year-end European tour as preparation for next year's Rugby World Cup in England and Wales.

Slade issues Wallaby warning

2014-10-31 18:47

Australia are "definitely still contenders" to win the World Cup despite their current off-field strife, according to Colin Slade.

Steyn must go to 2015 RWC

2014-10-08 14:21

John says Springbok flyhalf Morne Steyn should be a certainty in Heyneke Meyer's World Cup squad next year.

Wilkinson keen to help England

2014-10-04 08:06

Jonny Wilkinson is willing to lend his expertise to England's Rugby World Cup challenge as he moves into coaching.

Fake World Cup ticket warning

2014-09-20 09:56

A Jonny Wilkinson lookalike has been deployed as part of a campaign to make sure fans buy only official RWC tickets.

Boks to rest in Super Rugby?

2014-09-18 09:07

Contracted Springboks could well be rested for certain periods during next year's Super Rugby competition.

Tough RWC pool for Boks

2014-09-16 10:39

The latest IRB world rankings show the Springboks are drawn in the second-toughest pool for next year's Rugby World Cup.

All Blacks to play in Samoa

2014-09-09 08:40

The All Blacks will play their first ever Test in the Pacific Islands next year against Samoa as part of their build-up to the RWC.


RWC advert: Too big to miss!

2014-09-01 14:32

It's too big to miss! Check the latest advert on next year's Rugby World Cup to be hosted in England and Wales.

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England get extra RWC comfort

2014-08-26 11:39

Tournament hosts England will have an additional advantage of their regular training base as they bid to win the 2015 RWC.

NZ worried about Boks - Corry

2014-08-22 09:06

Former England loose forward Martin Corry believes the All Blacks' aura of invincibility is slowly waning ahead of the World Cup.

RWC trophy to visit SA

2014-08-17 14:53

The Webb Ellis Cup is set to arrive in South Africa for the fifth leg of the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour.

Kenya closer to RWC debut

2014-07-02 21:07

Kenya have moved closer to a first Rugby World Cup appearance by outplaying qualifying tournament hosts Madagascar.

Bok kick-off times changed

2014-05-02 19:44

The Springboks will play all four of their 2015 IRB Rugby World Cup pool fixtures in England at 16:45 British time.

Carter kicks off MasterCard's RWC 2015 partnership

2014-04-16 17:02

Dan Carter kicked off MasterCard’s Worldwide Partnership with RWC 2015 in London.

Bok RWC 2015 tickets on sale

2014-03-18 14:38

SA fans needn't worry about securing tickets for Springbok matches at the 2015 RWC following the establishment of SA Rugby Travel.

Boks happy with kick-off times

2013-11-28 09:12

Springbok fans won't be forced to stay up too late when the Boks play in the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England.

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