Bookies slash England's RWC odds after France mauling

2019-02-11 08:05

Following their Six Nations thrashing of France at Twickenham, bookmakers have slashed England's odds of winning this year's Rugby World Cup title in Japan.

RWC 2019 heading towards a sell-out

2019-01-18 14:18

A day before tickets for the 2019 Rugby World Cup go on general sale, organisers have confirmed that a number of games have technically sold out.

All Blacks stumble with eye on Rugby World Cup

2018-12-24 17:29

Defending champions New Zealand will head into the 2019 Rugby World Cup as favourites, but Ireland have proven there are chinks in the armour.

Campese: Why Wallabies have a shot at winning RWC

2018-12-05 16:00

Wallabies legend David Campese believes Australia can be a threat at next year’s Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Boks to add Japan to pre-RWC 2019 schedule

2018-11-26 18:26

The Springboks look set to play a Test against Japan next year which will serve as preparation for the Rugby World Cup.

Bookies slash odds on All Black-slaying Ireland for 2019 RWC

2018-11-19 11:58

Bookmakers have slashed the odds on Ireland winning a first Rugby World Cup title at next year's tournament in Japan.

Kenya’s RWC chances take a blow with Canada loss

2018-11-11 16:06

Kenya's chances of qualifying for the 2019 Rugby World Cup suffered a blow with their 65-19 loss to Canada on Sunday.

If you're buying what Rassie's selling, place a bet NOW!

2018-10-08 12:51

If you're buying what coach Rassie Erasmus is selling regarding the Springboks being genuine RWC contenders in 2019, then NOW would be a good time to place a bet.

Argentina's Pumas, another animal under Ledesma

2018-09-25 11:24

With a year to go ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, Argentina's Pumas are on the prowl, rejuvenated by their rugged former hooker, Mario Ledesma.

World Rugby pondering 'emerging' nations as RWC hosts

2018-09-20 10:30

World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont has suggested that the Rugby World Cup could be held in non-traditional rugby nations following France in 2023.


Bookies cut England's RWC odds after Ireland win

2019-02-04 11:34

Following their impressive Six Nations victory over Ireland, bookmakers have cut the odds on England winning this year's Rugby World Cup title in Japan.

RWC boss planning for typhoons, quakes in disaster-prone Japan

2019-01-16 06:11

With the final countdown to this year's RWC in Japan well under way, organisers are focusing their efforts on contingency planning in the notoriously earthquake-prone country.

All Blacks coach Hansen to retire after 2019 RWC

2018-12-14 06:00

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen will retire after next year's Rugby World Cup, saying the world champions need a change once he completes his "toughest" campaign yet.

Jan Serfontein wants Springbok recall

2018-11-27 09:30

Midfielder Jan Serfontein says he harbours ambitions of playing for the Springboks at next year’s Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Canada qualify for 2019 Rugby World Cup

2018-11-24 08:05

Canada upheld their record of appearing in every Rugby World Cup by claiming the 20th and last berth in the 2019 tournament.

Canada close in on RWC after Germany win

2018-11-17 20:08

Canada are one point away from a place at next year's Rugby World Cup after beating Germany in a round-robin repechage tournament.

All Blacks captain Read to quit Tests after RWC

2018-11-02 22:17

All Blacks captain Kieran Read has indicated he will quit internationals after next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Siya: Touching distance to RWC skipper

2018-10-01 17:07

Siya Kolisi will stick at No 6, even though he is no orthodox fetcher, and also soon be assured of the Rugby World Cup captaincy for the Boks, predicts Rob Houwing .

WAGS dilemma for Eddie Jones

2018-09-25 09:46

England coach Eddie Jones is consulting over whether his players' wives and partners will be welcome at next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.

World Rugby warns teams, fans to cover tattoos at Japan 2019 RWC

2018-09-20 09:00

Teams and supporters at next year's Rugby World Cup have been warned that they need to cover tattoos in public to avoid causing offence.

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