Breaking free: Pablo Matera terrorises the Tongan defence

World Cup 2015: Argentina 45-16 Tonga

It wasn’t routine, but five tries and a win was fine reward for Argentina after trading blows with Tonga. The Pacific Islanders have nothing left to fight for in this…

Bernard Foley

World Cup 2015: England 13-33 Australia

England exited their own World Cup in humiliating fashion at Twickenham as they were thrashed 33-13 by a well-drilled, innovative Australia side. Bernard Foley was the star of the show,…

Akahito Yamada

World Cup 2015: Japan 26-5 Samoa

By Will MacPherson Japan were in irresistable form as they claimed another scalp by downing Samoa 26-5. Japan have been a revelation in this World Cup and remain in contention…

Damien de Allende

South Africa land on best team by chance

Injuries are occurring at a far greater rate than the last World Cup but in the case of South Africa, they might have a silver lining. It was of course…

Winging it: Can Santiago Cordero and Argentina sprint into the quarter-finals? (Photo: Getty Images)

Five things Argentina must do v Tonga

The All Blacks are odds-on to top the pool, and Tonga sit second at the moment, just one bonus point ahead of the Pumas. Whoever manages to pick up their…

Scott Baldwin

Five things we learnt: Wales v Fiji

Slight scare, but Wales win Wales won, but it wasn’t without a few twitchy moments. Admittedly it was a 15 Certificate type scare and not an 18 Certificate  – but…

Wesley Fofana

World Cup 2015: France 41-18 Canada

France overcame stern resistance from a pumped-up Canada side to run out fairly comfortable 41-18 winners, although after 58 minutes the gaps had been down to six points, when Nathan…