3 Key Matchups For World Cup Final
Oct 31, 2019England face South Africa in what promises to be a brutally compelling Rugby World Cup final in Yokohama on Saturday.
A Boat Race For 3rd Place? Gatland Thinks So
Oct 30, 2019Wales coach Warren Gatland joked Wednesday that a drinking game should settle third place at the Rugby World Cup as he prepares his disappointed players to face New Zealand.
Just One Change For All Blacks Ahead Of Semi-Final
Oct 25, 2019Defending champions New Zealand have made one change to their side to play England in Saturday's World Cup semi-final, a match coach Steve Hansen said could be one "for the ages".
One Change For England Ahead Of Biggest Game In 12 Years
Oct 24, 2019England will be playing arguably their biggest game since the 2007 World Cup final this Saturday against New Zealand, and for the occasion Eddie Jones has made just one adjustment to last week's lineup.
Irreplaceable Welsh Duo Expected To Be Fit For Semis
Oct 23, 2019Wales are confident their crucial but injury-prone center pairing of Jonathan Davies and Hadleigh Parkes will be fit for Sunday's World Cup semifinal against South Africa.
Wales vs South Africa: How'd We Get Here?
Oct 21, 2019Wales and South Africa each progressed their way to the semifinals on Sunday, beating France and Japan, respectively.
England vs New Zealand: How'd We Get Here?
Oct 21, 2019The world's top two teams laid down serious statements on Saturday, as England and New Zealand each put in dominant displays against Australia and Ireland in the quarterfinals.
Wales Have Played Their 'Get Out Of Jail Card'
Oct 21, 2019Wales have played their "get out of jail card," coach Warren Gatland said Monday of his team's nail-biting victory over France that set up a World Cup semifinal against South Africa this weekend.
Irishmen Primed For All Blacks Battle
Oct 17, 2019Joe Schmidt has named a starting side that includes eight players from Leinster for Saturday's quarterfinal showdown with New Zealand.
Surprise Move: Ford Out, Slade In For England
Oct 17, 2019Coach Eddie Jones has surprised many by moving flyhalf George Ford to the bench for England's quarterfinal bout with Australia.
Age-Old Rivalry Reignited This Weekend
Oct 16, 2019Australian coaches Eddie Jones and Michael Cheika will renew a rivalry stretching back more than 30 years when Jones's England face the Wallabies in Saturday's World Cup quarterfinal in Oita, Japan.
8 X-Factors For This Weekend's Quarterfinals
Oct 15, 2019Eight stand-out players from the Rugby World Cup quarter-finalists, ahead of this weekend's games:
So Just How Is Japan Setting The World Cup Alight?
Oct 14, 2019Japan weren't expected to reach the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals, but they have confounded their critics and surprised the sport by unleashing a "unique" style -- a combination of high-speed attack and defensive tenacity.
The Quarterfinal Table Is Set: Now It's Time To Eat
Oct 14, 2019With Japan's convincing victory over Scotland, the World Cup quarterfinal table has officially been set, and with it come four mouth-watering fixtures.
Ireland In Hot Water Without Bundee Aki
Oct 12, 2019Aside from Johnny Sexton, Ireland could afford to lose Bundee Aki less than almost any other player.