Yannick Nyanga

World Cup 2015: France 38-11 Romania

What’s hot Credit in defeat Romania have always had a reputation as strong scrummagers, built in their pomp in the Eighties. They rolled back the years on a fresh September…

Scottish smiles: Greig Laidlaw and his team made a good start to the World Cup. (Photo: Getty Images)

World Cup 2015: Scotland 45-10 Japan

Five second-half tries took Scotland to a convincing win over Japan in front of an excited crowd at Kingsholm. Japan scored all their points in the first 45 minutes, answering…

Stunning score: Jubilant Japan celebrate Karne Hesketh's winning try against South Africa

Analysis: Ten minutes that sealed a magical Japan win

If the endgame of these global tournaments is to catapult the sport into the wider consciousness and inspire fresh fans, Rugby World Cup 2015 may have already reached a zenith. A 34-32 victory for…