Rugby World Cup 2015

Team USA celebrate after winning the Bowl Final of the Churchill Cup against Russia

Nigel Melville’s World Cup Verdict

The Eagles’ two warm-up matches against Canada were a bit like England’s games with Wales: we dominated possession for long periods but made silly mistakes and conceded sloppy tries so…

Brian O’Driscoll’s World Cup Verdict

Brian O’Driscoll’s World Cup Verdict

I learned a long time ago that no good ever comes from dreaming about big games or big tournaments to come. Rugby has taught me that the game is fickle.…

Maori Warrior Toa Waake issues the 'Wero' a traditional Maori challenge as part of the team welcome

Traditional welcome for England in Dunedin-Video

The England team faced the traditional welcome at Dunedin Town Hall – the Maori war dance, lead by local school children. The hall, packed with England fans, witnessed the official…

World Cup Quotes of the Day – Tues 5 September

World Cup Quotes of the Day – Tues 5 September

“A couple of windows were broken when we first started.” - Second row Bradley Davies (WAL) reveals not all the players who have joined the team choir share the Welsh’s…

Rugby World Cup Judicial Process Explained

Rugby World Cup Judicial Process Explained

The on-field disciplinary process for Rugby World Cup 2011 deals with Illegal and/or Foul Play and Misconduct. It reflects the citing, hearing and sanctioning process which applies across international Rugby…