World Cup


Carter driven by deep desire

Dan Carter has unfinished business at the World Cup.

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All Blacks can make RWC history

Head coach Steve Hansen says the All Blacks are determined to figure out why no team has defended the World Cup before they put their title on the line at next year's tournament.

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US Eagles in Bok pool for 2015 RWC

South Africa will play the United States at London's Olympic Stadium in their final pool match at the 2015 World Cup.

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Danny doesn't Care for Kiwis

Danny Care believes England can topple the All Blacks on their home turf in the mid-year Test series and win the World Cup on English soil next year.

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O'Neill quits World Cup role

Australian John O'Neill has quit as director of the 2015 Rugby World Cup citing personal reasons, the International Rugby Board (IRB) said on Tuesday.

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RWC: Georgia, Romania qualified

Georgia and Romania are now both qualified for the 2015 Rugby World Cup. Their final pools are yet to be  decided.

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Scotland hold on to World Cup dream

Scottish Rugby chief executive Mark Dodson is sticking by his target of World Cup glory next year despite the side's awful start to this season's Six Nations.

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Lancaster seeks law changes

England coach Stuart Lancaster has called for changes to the laws that would make the game more appealing to spectators ahead of the 2015 World Cup.

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McCaw's World Cup desire

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has set his sights on the World Cup, but would walk away before then if his form or desire fades.

New surface for Millennium Stadium

WRU CEO Roger Lewis has announced that a Desso pitch system will be installed at the Millennium Stadium a year ahead of the 2015 World Cup.

Sam sees 'special' World Cup

Sam Warburton is predicting a 'special' atmosphere in Cardiff when Wales play two of their 2015 World Cup pool fixtures at the Millennium Stadium.

Bok schedule pleases Meyer

The Springboks received good news in the lead-up to the 2015 World Cup in England.

Pricey World Cup awaits fans

World Cup organisers may be keen to punt the high number of 'affordable' tickets on offer, but the 2015 World Cup in England will be a pricey affair for fans.

World Cup will 'revive' Japan

Japan's hosting of the 2019 World Cup will re-ignite interest in the sport in the country.

Ireland plan to enter World Cup bid

Ireland’s minister of transport, tourism and sport Leo Varadkar will seek approval from cabinet on Tuesday to bid to host the 2023 World Cup.

Canada book World Cup spot

Canada booked their 2015 World Cup berth on Saturday with a 13-11 victory over the United States.

World Cup price shock for fans

Top-end tickets for the 2015 rugby union World Cup final are likely to cost more than £700 (€817, US$1,100).

SA to bid for 2023 World Cup

South Africa are planning a bid to host the 2023 World Cup, SA Rugby Union Chief Executive Jurie Roux said.