NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 11:40, 2019-09-11

Versatile Joe Marler backed to prop up England at tight-head during Rugby World Cup

Dan Cole believes Joe Marler is capable of answering an SOS call from England if the Harlequins prop is asked to scrummage at tight-head....

Versatile Joe Marler backed to prop up England at tight-head during Rugby World Cup

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England prop Joe Marler braced for another heated clash with Argentina at Rugby World Cup Joe Marler says England will match Argentina's passion when the two teams meet on Saturday in a game which the loosehead could face an opponent who o...
12:08, 2019-09-30

England Rugby World Cup training squad: Joe Marler the shock inclusion after retirement U-turn Joe Marler could make a sensational return to Test rugby at the World Cup after being named in Eddie Jones's 35-man tournament training squad, despit...
15:00, 2019-07-04

England duo George Ford and Joe Marler to provide emergency cover during Rugby World Cup warm-up Eddie Jones is considering playing Joe Marler and George Ford out of position during England's World Cup warm-up matches in order to prepare for all ...
13:12, 2019-08-15

England Rugby World Cup squad: Ruaridh McConnochie and Joe Marler in; Ben Te'o and Mike Brown miss out Uncapped wing Ruaridh McConnochie was the shock inclusion in England's 2019 Rugby World Cup squad today as Eddie Jones named his 31-man group for Jap...
14:12, 2019-08-12

'Hey horsey!': England rugby star Joe Marler bucks trend of dull sporting interviews It started out with the usual cliches. But then things took a turn for the bizarre …In a sporting world of such intense scrutiny where athletes are m...
03:44, 2019-11-22

Joe Marler says he won't bottle Rugby World Cup a second time Joe Marler is determined to succeed at the Rugby World Cup after admitting he "bottled" it at the last tournament....
13:12, 2019-08-13

'Hey, horsey!': Harlequins prop Joe Marler goes viral – video Harlequins and England prop Joe Marler has taken the internet by storm with a drawn-out horse metaphor in a training ground interview. After a heavy ...
12:20, 2019-11-22

Joe Marler set for England comeback in World Cup warm-up against Wales Joe Marler is set to make his England comeback this weekend after being named in the squad to face Wales on Sunday....
13:40, 2019-08-09

Marler named in England's World Cup training squad after retirement U-turn Prop Joe Marler last played for England in June 2018Danny Cipriani named in squad but Dan Robson misses outJoe Marler has come out of retirement to b...
14:20, 2019-07-04

England prop Mako Vunipola in World Cup fitness race after being ruled out for three months Mako Vunipola is facing a race to be fit for the World Cup after Saracens confirmed he requires surgery and will be out for a minimum of three months...
11:44, 2019-05-17

Rugby World Cup Final: One last push and England's band of warriors can achieve a slice of rugby heaven In western culture, when we talk about climbing a mountain, the language is of conquering it — and we stick a flag on the top to prove it....
13:28, 2019-11-01

Cory Hill and young guns backed in Wales Rugby World Cup squad • Dragons lock has not played since February• Carre and Patchell inclusion show Wales’ growthOne day after watching Wales lose at home for the first ...
00:28, 2019-09-02

England vs New Zealand rugby highlights: Watch England's stunning 19-7 World Cup semi-final win Highlights of today's Rugby World Cup semi-final make good viewing for England fans after Eddie Jones' side pulled off a spectacular 19-7 victory ove...
14:08, 2019-10-26

England vs New Zealand LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 semi-final score and result - England win 19-7 in Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup semi-finals as England beat New Zealand 19-7 in Yokohama....
12:32, 2019-10-26

England rugby fan books flights to Tokyo for Rugby World Cup Final while 'five pints down' A rugby fan who booked flights to Tokyo "four or five pints down" after watching England rugby's win over New Zealand rugby is preparing to arrive in...
13:16, 2019-10-28

All change for England in second Rugby World Cup game against USA • Four-day gap means chance for those who missed Tonga game• England will have one training session between matchesBen Youngs and Dan Cole are set to...
23:44, 2019-09-23

England v USA: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the game in KobeLatest tables, fixtures and results from Japan 2019And you can mail Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 10.48a...
11:56, 2019-09-26

England 45-7 USA: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened England steamrollered the USA in Kobe in a game that saw eight tries and one red card 2.06pm BST And with that, I’m gone. Those were 78 impressive mi...
16:12, 2019-09-26

England v Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool C game in TokyoAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Barry or tweet him with your thoughts on th...
09:24, 2019-10-05

England v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from England’s opener against Tonga in SapporoTearful, nervous, excited: Jones emotional on eve of kick-offOwen Farrell interview: ‘I tr...
11:56, 2019-09-22

England 39-10 Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Up against 14 men for over an hour, England ran in six tries to secure their place in the knockout stages Read Rob Kitson’s match report from the Tok...
13:08, 2019-10-05

England 57-15 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 3pm BST kick-off at TwickenhamScotland edge to comeback victory against FranceAnd you can email Lee here or tweet at @bloodandmud 4....
18:12, 2019-08-24

England 35-3 Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Manu Tuilagi was back to his best, scoring two tries, in a solid but unspectacular victory for EnglandRead Robert Kitson’s match report from Sapporo ...
14:48, 2019-09-22

England already have strong foundations for Rugby World Cup 2023 bid For all teams, the end of a Rugby World Cup is not just the end of a tournament. Playing groups and coaching staffs never stay untouched when it is a...
14:36, 2019-11-04

England 57-15 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – as it happened All the updates as England brutally swept Ireland aside in the Rugby World Cup warm-up at Twickenham 7.23pm BST Related: Battered Ireland leave Twic...
20:56, 2019-08-24

England Rugby World Cup fixtures: Their possible route to the final England face a World Cup quarter-final against Australia after topping their pool in Japan....
17:52, 2019-10-14

England 40-16 Australia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the action as England reached the semis with an eventually comfortable win over Australia 10.42am BST Right, that’ll be it from me. Thanks for yo...
12:32, 2019-10-19

England v Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 3pm BST kick-off at TwickenhamDave Alred: ‘We’re breeding robots who want to smash walls down’And you can email Lee here or tweet at...
15:20, 2019-08-24

Ben Te'o left out of England Rugby World Cup squad – as it happened Uncapped Ruaridh McConnochie is in, alongside Willi Heinz, Jack Singleton and Lewis Ludlam, but Brad Shields is among those omittedBen Te’o omitted f...
15:56, 2019-08-12

Wales v England: Rugby World Cup warmup – live! Live updates from the Principality Stadium, kick-off 2.15pm (BST)England and Wales could battle it out to become world leadersFeel free to email Lee ...
14:56, 2019-08-17

England Rugby World Cup squad announcement – live! News and reaction to Eddie Jones’s 1pm BST announcementAttacking edge is sharp but defence remains a concernEmail Stuart, tweet or add your thoughts ...
14:04, 2019-08-12

Wales 13-6 England: Rugby World Cup warmup – as it happened Minute-by-minute report: George North’s try made the difference as Wales won in Cardiff 4.46pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your company. 4.46p...
18:28, 2019-08-17

England players will have their say as the RFU hold full review into Rugby World Cup World Cup finalists England flew home on Monday, with the RFU ready to involve the squad in a full review into the team's performance in Japan....
14:36, 2019-11-04

England vs New Zealand: Where the Rugby World Cup semi-final will be won and lost The teams ranked number one and two in the world will meet in Yokohama on Saturday with a place in the Rugby World Cup final on the line....
12:36, 2019-10-25

England v Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! Updates from the 2pm BST game at TwickenhamEngland players stake claim as Jones wields axeGatland: Wales ‘in good place’ with No 1 in sightGet in tou...
14:08, 2019-08-11

England dethrone New Zealand to reach Rugby World Cup final • All Blacks beaten at World Cup for first time in 12 years• Tuilagi’s second-minute try sets tone for EnglandNot since the 2003 Rugby World Cup has ...
12:48, 2019-10-26

England 37-0 Italy: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – as it happened England head off to Japan after swatting aside a poor Italy effort at St James’s Park in the final Rugby World Cup warm-up 10.03pm BST That’s all fr...
23:20, 2019-09-06

Relentless South Africa beat England to win Rugby World Cup "A relentless South Africa performance secured them the Rugby World Cup as they defeated an underpowered England 32-12."...
12:00, 2019-11-02

Ben Te'o left out of England Rugby World Cup squad – live reaction! News and reaction to Eddie Jones’s 1pm BST announcementAttacking edge is sharp but defence remains a concernEmail Stuart, tweet or add your thoughts ...
14:52, 2019-08-12

England 33-19 Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – as it happened England powered to victory and denied Wales the world No 1 ranking in their opening Rugby World Cup warm-up at Twickenham 4.27pm BST That’s it from m...
18:28, 2019-08-11

Rugby World Cup: England, Ireland and Italy all win on day three – video highlights Day three of the Rugby World Cup saw the ideal start for England, Ireland and Italy as they all secured bonus points in their opening ties. England l...
11:17, 2019-09-23

Taking on England at the Rugby World Cup is strange for me – but USA are ready | Will Hooley Will Hooley was brought through the youth ranks with England but now relishes joining his ‘rugby family’ on the biggest stageIt’s 2005 and the camera...
14:08, 2019-09-14

Rugby World Cup: England power past USA on day seven – video highlights England thrashed the USA in Pool C, with a seven-try haul earning them a 45-7 win and a second bonus point in two games. There was a similar scorelin...
17:20, 2019-09-26

Blaine Scully will lead USA into Rugby World Cup opener against England • Five changes to side that dispatched Canada this month• Eight players in squad attached to Premiership clubsCardiff wing Blaine Scully will lead th...
12:03, 2019-09-23

England v Italy: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! England play their final warm-up game in NewcastleRobert Kitson: home tie lifts Wilson’s World Cup hopesGet in touch! Email Lee or tweet @bloodandmud...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Elliot Daly: England must focus on reaching last eight at Rugby World Cup Elliot Daly says England rugby's first target at the World Cup is making sure they qualify from their pool following a nightmare campaign four years ...
12:44, 2019-09-19

England mobile phone ban imposed for Rugby World Cup matchdays • England party briefed following Wales betting scandal• Six suspicious incidents of approaches in 2015 tournamentEngland players and staff have been...
10:25, 2019-09-18

Rugby World Cup team of the tournament: Four England players make our best XV South Africa clinched a record-equalling third World Cup triumph by beating England 32-12 in Saturday's Yokohama Final to bring down the curtain on a...
13:20, 2019-11-03

England fixtures at the Rugby World Cup 2019: Possible route to the final England head coach Eddie Jones has dismissed the idea that his side would benefit from losing their final pool match against France on Saturday....
11:12, 2019-10-07

England v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 final – live! Rugby World Cup final updates from the 9am GMT gameWorld Cup finals quiz | Top try and points scorersEmail or tweet Lee with your thoughts and predic...
08:36, 2019-11-02

England united in belief ahead of Argentina Rugby World Cup clash Leading into the biggest game of their World Cup so far, there has undoubtedly been a feelgood factor around England this week....
17:04, 2019-10-04

Sombre swansong for Wallabies greats after Rugby World Cup loss to England Eight squad members moving to offshore club contracts in 2020‘It’s been an amazing journey. I’ve been so blessed,” says GeniaThe tears in the Wallabi...
08:52, 2019-10-20

England v Australia: Rugby World Cup 2019, quarter-final – live! Rugby World Cup quarter-final updates from OitaDigital wallchart: fixtures, results and moreEmail Lee here or tweet him @bloodandmud 7.47am BST Marti...
08:52, 2019-10-19

England 19-7 New Zealand: Rugby World Cup 2019, semi-final – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the semi in YokohamaWales reach for the sky against much-fancied SpringboksSend your thoughts to Lee via email or on Twi...
12:24, 2019-10-26

England 12-32 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 final – as it happened South Africa outclassed and overpowered England in Yokohama to claim their third World Cup 4.38pm GMT So there you have it. Seven weeks and one day o...
18:28, 2019-11-02

England's Kyle Sinckler: from school with no rugby to World Cup semi-final Prop forward attended state school in London and is now a role model for others on similar pathIn a sport where private school alumni still hold sway...
18:04, 2019-10-25

Ben Te'o joins Toulon after England Rugby World cup squad omission Ben Te'o will be ineligible for a Rugby World Cup call-up by England after agreeing a short-term deal with Toulon....
21:08, 2019-08-21

England display calm before the storm in build-up to Rugby World Cup Final Last week, England got everything right. In the build-up to the semi-final against New Zealand, Eddie Jones took potshots in the media and took press...
13:44, 2019-10-28

England beat New Zealand 19-7 to reach the 2019 Rugby World Cup Final For the first time in 12 years, England will contest the Rugby World Cup final. And for the first time in 12 years, New Zealand have lost a match at ...
12:32, 2019-10-26

Why England rugby star George Ford could be dropped again for World Cup Final As South Africa ground Wales down in Yokohama on Sunday, Eddie Jones — wearing his favourite Houston Texans NFL cap — and his right-hand man John Mit...
12:16, 2019-10-28

England Rugby World Cup route to final: RWC fixtures and possible road to glory England face a World Cup quarter-final against Australia after topping their pool in Japan....
12:32, 2019-10-14

What time is the Rugby World Cup final on TV in the UK? England vs South Africa guide On Saturday, the eyes of the sporting world will be on Yokohama, where England take on South Africa, seeking to win the Rugby World Cup for the secon...
16:36, 2019-11-01

England rugby squad: Alex Dombrandt given chance to lay down World Cup marker Harlequins' Alex Dombrandt is among four players to receive their first full England call-up after Eddie Jones named his squad for his first World Cu...
13:24, 2019-06-20

England 19-7 New Zealand: Rugby World Cup 2019, semi-final – as it happened Supreme England book place in World Cup finalRobert Kitson’s match report from YokohamaRugby World Cup digital wallchart: full run down 11.42am BST W...
13:48, 2019-10-26

England Rugby World Cup training squad: Hartley, Robshaw and Care out Hartley has not played since December due to knee injuryAlex Dombrandt and Lewis Ludlam named in squadEngland have omitted former captains Dylan Hart...
13:28, 2019-06-20

England v New Zealand: Rugby World Cup 2019, semi-final – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the semi in YokohamaWales reach for the sky against much-fancied SpringboksSend your thoughts to Lee via email or on Twi...
09:20, 2019-10-26

England 12-32 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 final – live reaction! Springboks claim third title with ruthless, dominant displayHow did your team do in Japan? | Top try and point scorersGet in touch! Email or tweet Le...
12:08, 2019-11-02

Japan join the immortals with Rugby World Cup heroics... now England look to follow suit After hosts exit as heroes, Eddie Jones' men will need game of their lives to beat the All Blacks...
14:20, 2019-10-21

Rugby World Cup: England v France off and Japan v Scotland under threat from Typhoon Hagibis England top Pool C after final match called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland’s decisive game delayed until SundayItaly out after match with New Zealand...
11:16, 2019-10-10

England name much-changed team for USA Rugby World Cup clash with Joe Cokanasiga handed start England will unleash Joe Cokanasiga at the World Cup for the first time against the USA on Thursday, to provide the ballast lost by the absence of Ma...
11:16, 2019-09-24

England rugby fan, who booked flights to World Cup final while drunk, saved by Hostelworld Rob Lewis, England fan who booked flights to Japan while drunk, has been saved by Hostelworld....
14:36, 2019-10-31

Rugby World Cup: England stun New Zealand 19-7 to reach final – video highlights England have reached the Rugby World Cup final after a dominant performance in Japan saw them dethrone three-time world champions New Zealand. Eddie ...
14:20, 2019-10-26

England vs New Zealand: Twitter reacts to Rugby World Cup semi-final drama England's stunning World Cup semi-final victory over New Zealand dominated Twitter on Saturday morning as the sporting world took to social media....
16:16, 2019-10-26

Eddie Jones: What next for England head coach after Rugby World Cup Final defeat? Head coach Eddie Jones will face a decision about his long-term England future after the 32-12 World Cup Final defeat against South Africa....
17:00, 2019-11-02

England centre Piers Francis cited for a dangerous tackle in Rugby World Cup win over USA England centre Piers Francis has been cited for a dangerous tackle in the 45-7 Rugby World Cup victory over the USA on Thursday....
08:36, 2019-09-27

South Africa to face England in Rugby World Cup final after beating Wales • Damian de Allende’s try helps swing tense semi-final • Next Saturday’s match in Yokohama a repeat of the 2007 finalWarren Gatland will get his wish...
12:48, 2019-10-27

RFU hint at new England deal for Eddie Jones to keep him in charge for 2023 Rugby World Cup Eddie Jones will remain England head coach until at least 2021 and possibly beyond after his performance at the World Cup received the approval of Tw...
15:36, 2019-11-03

England summon Ben Spencer as cover for Rugby World Cup final | Gerard Meagher Saracens scrum-half called up as emergency cover for Willi HeinzHeinz injured his hamstring after coming off the bench in the semi-final victory over...
03:32, 2019-10-27

England 40-16 Australia: Rugby World Cup 2019, quarter-final – live reaction! England emerge from bruising last-eight clashDigital wallchart: fixtures, results and moreEmail Lee here or tweet him @bloodandmud 10.16am BST “Keep ...
11:28, 2019-10-19

Jonny Wilkinson visits England training before Rugby World Cup final – video England captain Owen Farrell got some goal-kicking tips from Rugby World Cup winner Jonny Wilkinson on Friday, a day ahead of the final against South...
13:28, 2019-11-01

England’s Jack Nowell in fitness race for Rugby World Cup after ankle surgery • Exeter’s Rob Baxter expects wing to be fit for tournament• Eddie Jones to name preliminary England squad on ThursdayEngland face a Rugby World Cup ...
19:24, 2019-06-19

From Teddington to Treviso, Eddie Jones has kept England on their toes ahead of Rugby World Cup Walking around England's training base in Bagshot, it is hard to comprehend how anyone could find staying at a five-star hotel "tough"....
17:36, 2019-09-19

Rugby World Cup parade: London set to stage Tuesday celebration if England win the final London is set to host a victory parade next Tuesday if England go on to win the Rugby World Cup against South Africa this weekend....
12:20, 2019-10-29

England 45-7 USA: Eddie Jones' men score seven tries in Rugby World Cup win as John Quill is sent off England ran in seven tries as they eased to a bonus-point win in their second game of the Rugby World Cup against the USA in sweltering Kobe....
16:32, 2019-09-26

Eddie Jones says England are ready for 'rollercoaster' Rugby World Cup ride – video Eddie Jones says that his England side are ready for whatever the World Cup throws at them in Japan. The head coach insists he has not seen his side ...
12:44, 2019-09-20

Super typhoon Hagibis threatening England and Scotland Rugby World Cup matches Yokohama could now bear the brunt of Super Typhoon Hagibis after the weather system was forced onto a different course....
11:36, 2019-10-08

England flanker Tom Curry shortlisted for World Rugby Player of the Year award Tom Curry is the only England star to be nominated for the 2019 World Rugby Player of the Year award....
08:44, 2019-11-01

England unable to use drone to film Rugby World Cup final training in Tokyo • Team’s base before final is close to Chofu airport• Drone-shot footage used by coaches to review training sessionsEngland’s preparations for the Ru...
00:36, 2019-10-31

Rugby League World Cup: Prince Harry hosts as England men draw Samoa • Holders Australia draw Fiji, Scotland and Italy• Prince oversees 2021 draw proceedings at Buckingham PalaceEngland will play Samoa in the opening m...
14:24, 2020-01-16

Japan Typhoon and Rugby World Cup 2019: What happens if England and Scotland fixtures are cancelled? World Rugby will hold an emergency press conference with tournament chiefs to to "provide an update relating to the anticipated impact of Typhoon Hag...
17:56, 2019-10-09

Rugby World Cup: South Africa surge to glory as England fall short • Live reaction to the Springboks’ World Cup triumph• Springboks crowned world champions for a third time• Pollard kicks 22 points, Mapimpi and Kolbe...
13:00, 2019-11-02

England player ratings: How Eddie Jones' men fared in Rugby World Cup win over Argentina England became the first team to book their place in the quarter-finals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup on Saturday....
16:56, 2019-10-05

Rugby World Cup: England beat Argentina and Australia dominate Uruguay – video highlights England are safely into the knockout stages of the Rugby World Cup with a game to spare after a six-try victory over a 14-man Argentina. Australia go...
15:48, 2019-10-05

The England rugby backroom team helping Eddie Jones plot World Cup glory There are few figures in rugby you hear more about, or from, than Eddie Jones. A quick quip is never far away and everyone has their own Eddie story....
15:08, 2019-10-29

Eddie Jones picks horses for courses for England after noticing trends at the Rugby World Cup When Eddie Jones selected his team for the biggest game of his reign as England coach, he had the good fortune of finding himself with 31 fit players...
16:00, 2019-10-03

England at the Rugby World Cup 2019: The story of a painful near-miss for Eddie Jones's men A 32-12 defeat by South Africa ended England's Rugby World Cup campaign in the most deflating way possible as Eddie Jones' men failed to show up for ...
19:08, 2019-11-03

England player ratings: How Eddie Jones' men fared in Rugby World Cup win over Tonga England kicked off their tilt at the World Cup with a win over Tonga, but basic errors marred their performance....
19:36, 2019-09-22

Rugby World Cup 2019: Ben Youngs warns England will take no notice of problems in French camp Typhoon Hagibis is not the only storm brewing in Japan: the French squad are reportedly descending into their traditional tournament turmoil just in ...
15:32, 2019-10-08

England full-back Elliot Daly: From rascal prankster to Rugby World Cup finalist Dedication and discipline will be key as Elliot Daly prepares for England's Rugby World Cup final against South Africa on Saturday....
15:52, 2019-10-28

Eoin Morgan backs England’s rugby union side to seal World Cup double • World Cup-winning captain says team must stick to game plan• Jamie George has had input from Morgan and Sam BillingsEoin Morgan, a World Cup-winnin...
23:32, 2019-10-31

South Africa hope inside knowledge can halt England in Rugby World Cup final • Francois Louw providing lowdown on Bath teammate Underhill• Sale’s Faf de Klerk offering up details on back rower CurrySouth Africa are using the e...
14:00, 2019-10-29

Eddie Jones tells England to find another level to win Rugby World Cup | Gerard Meagher Jones: ‘We want to be the best and we’re not’Scrum-half Ben Spencer called up to replace Willi HeinzEddie Jones insists England must find another lev...
23:40, 2019-10-27

England train in heavy rain ahead of Rugby World Cup semi-final – video England’s final training session before their highly-anticipated semi-final against New Zealand on Saturday was slightly delayed by heavy rain. Eddie...
12:32, 2019-10-25

South Africa to face England in Rugby World Cup Final after beating Wales 19-16 in Yokohama If you want your sport to be free-flowing, all about flair and finesse, this was not the Rugby World Cup semi-final for you. But if you like it cagey...
12:40, 2019-10-27

Australia head coach Michael Cheika quits following Rugby World Cup defeat to England Michael Cheika has ended his five-year spell in charge of Australia after his team crashed out of the World Cup against England on Saturday – the fir...
10:20, 2019-10-20

Rugby World Cup: England v France cancelled and Japan v Scotland under threat from Typhoon Hagibis England top Pool C after final match called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland’s decisive game delayed until SundayItaly out after match with New Zealand...
11:00, 2019-10-10

England beware as pumped-up South Africa plan one more arm wrestle in Rugby World Cup Final Since Handre Pollard's fifth successful kick flew between the posts in Yokohama on Sunday, securing South Africa's victory over Wales, one debate has...
13:16, 2019-10-28

England summon Ben Spencer for dramatic Rugby World Cup final call-up | Gerard Meagher Saracens scrum-half called up to replace Willi HeinzHeinz injured his hamstring after coming off the bench in the semi-final victory over New Zealand...
05:20, 2019-10-27

Rugby World Cup: England and New Zealand secure semi-final spots – match highlights England will play New Zealand in the first game of the World Cup semi-finals after two high-scoring quarter-final matches. England posted three tries...
16:40, 2019-10-19

Rugby World Cup: England game cancelled with decision pending on Scotland as typhoon looms Final pool game against France called a 0-0 drawNew Zealand v Italy also called offDecision on Scotland-Japan game to be made on SundayScotland’s Wor...
05:40, 2019-10-10

England to name Rugby World Cup squad today: Eddie Jones to confirm 31-man roster for Japan Eddie Jones will today name his 31-man England squad for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan – despite the deadline being nearly a month away....
08:24, 2019-08-12

England rugby ratings: How each player fared at the World Cup as Red Rose fall short of glory England fell short in Yokohama as South Africa won the World Cup for a record-equalling third time with a comprehensive 32-12 victory....
11:20, 2019-11-03

Mako Vunipola hands England Rugby World Cup boost and could make comeback against Ireland Saracens prop Mako Vunipola is hoping to make his England comeback against Ireland on Saturday after three months on the sidelines....
14:12, 2019-08-19

England 40-16 Australia: Jonny May at the double to seal Rugby World Cup semi-final spot For the first time since 2007, England will be World Cup semi-finalists next Saturday in Yokohama....
12:08, 2019-10-19

England Rugby World Cup Final odds of no interest to Eddie Jones after stunning win vs New Zealand Eddie Jones insists he is not bothered by England's status as Rugby World Cup favourites after delivering a masterful performance victory against New...
13:20, 2019-10-26

England's back-three options will have Rugby World Cup 2019 opposition running scared When you compare England's current back three to the ones they have had in the past, it is right up there with the best....
15:40, 2019-09-20

England confirm Japan return in 2020 for two-match Test series against the Rugby World Cup hosts England will return to Japan for a two-Test series against the Rugby World Cup hosts next July, the RFU have confirmed....
13:48, 2019-11-08

England defence coach John Mitchell worried how referees will officiate tackling at the Rugby World Cup England's players go into their World Cup opener against Tonga on Sunday unsure how referees will officiate tackling at the tournament....
14:20, 2019-09-16

England vs Australia LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals as England face Australia in Oita....
08:48, 2019-10-19

England back Piers Francis free to continue playing at Rugby World Cup after citing dismissed Piers Francis will be available for England's forthcoming Rugby World Cup matches after the Northampton Saints back saw his citing dismissed on Sunda...
15:08, 2019-09-29

Rugby World Cup news 2019 LIVE: England team latest and build-up to first game in Japan The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with Friday's tournament opener between hosts Japan and minnows Russia in Tokyo now tantalisingly close....
10:48, 2019-09-17

Rugby World Cup: Steve Hansen pays tribute to England after they end dream of fairytale New Zealand farewell Outgoing New Zealand coach Steve Hansen paid tribute to England after they knocked his side out of the World Cup, and accepted that he perhaps erred ...
14:44, 2019-10-26

England fined over V-shaped formation during New Zealand's haka before Rugby World Cup semi-final England have been fined for their response to the haka before their World Cup semi-final victory over New Zealand on Saturday....
05:24, 2019-10-30

New Zealand vs Ireland LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results and fixtures after England win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals as Ireland take on New Zealand in Tokyo....
12:08, 2019-10-19

Rugby World Cup final news LIVE: Latest England vs South Africa team updates Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE news coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we build toward's Saturday's World Cup Final....
13:44, 2019-10-28

Rugby World Cup Final referee: Jerome Garces to officiate England vs South Africa showpiece Jerome Garces has been selected to referee the Rugby World Cup final between England and South Africa in Yokohama on Saturday....
08:16, 2019-10-29

England vs South Africa: Cheslin Kolbe will be fit for the Rugby World Cup final, insists Rassie Erasmus South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus says the fleet-footed wing Cheslin Kolbe will be fit to face England in Saturday's World Cup final....
12:40, 2019-10-29

England vs New Zealand LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup semi-finals as England face New Zealand in Yokohama....
08:24, 2019-10-26

England's Eddie Jones on training 'spies' and All Blacks semi-final at Rugby World Cup – video Eddie Jones said his England side were being spied on during training in the run-up to Saturday’s Rugby World Cup semi-final against the All Blacks i...
11:28, 2019-10-22

Rugby World Cup: South Africa crowned champions as England fall short – video highlights South Africa have won the Rugby World Cup in a stunning 32-12 victory over Eddie Jones's England. The Springboks are champions for a third time after...
13:00, 2019-11-02

Scott Wisemantel leaves England coaching staff after Rugby World Cup, Eddie Jones confirms Scott Wisemantel has left his role as England attack coach following the Rugby World Cup, Eddie Jones has confirmed....
09:56, 2019-11-26

Rugby World Cup: England-France match called off as Super Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan England's Rugby World Cup group decider against France has been cancelled as a super typhoon approaches Japan....
05:52, 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup: England and New Zealand games cancelled as Japan braces for super typhoon – as it happened England v France off due to typhoon’s ‘significant impact’Decision on Scotland v Japan to be made on SundayNew Zealand v Italy also cancelled 5.30am ...
10:16, 2019-10-10

England vs Argentina LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as England's tournament ramps up from here....
08:28, 2019-10-05

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: England, New Zealand, Wales and South Africa team updates Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE news coverage of the Rugby World Cup ahead of this weekend's semi-finals....
10:48, 2019-10-25

England v South Africa: Eddie Jones names unchanged side for Rugby World Cup final England have named an unchanged starting XV for Saturday's World Cup final against South Africa, with George Ford retained at fly-half and Kyle Sinck...
04:20, 2019-10-31

England vs Australia: Eddie Jones drops George Ford for Rugby World Cup quarter-final Billy Vunipola has been named to start in England's World Cup quarter-final against Australia having overcome injury, but Eddie Jones has dropped a s...
11:04, 2019-10-17

Typhoon Hagibis Japan: England vs France Rugby World Cup match under threat as tropical storm closes in Fears over the final weekend of Rugby World Cup pool action intensified today as 'super typhoon' Hagibis continued on its course to Tokyo, which has ...
17:56, 2019-10-09

Rugby World Cup 2019 LIVE: England team news as fans flock to see Wales training session The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with Friday's tournament opener between hosts Japan and minnows Russia in Tokyo now tantalisingly close....
10:53, 2019-09-16

Rugby World Cup 2019 results LIVE: Ireland vs Russia, Georgia vs Fiji plus England team news Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as we head towards the business end of the pool stage....
07:20, 2019-10-03

England name strong team for Tonga Rugby World Cup opener as George Ford and Owen Farrell both start Eddie Jones will unleash a powerful and experienced England team – perhaps the strongest available to him – for a "ferocious battle" in their Rugby W...
08:24, 2019-09-20

Rugby World Cup wall chart 2019: Fixtures and schedule as England plot route to glory in Japan England will begin their Rugby World Cup campaign against Tonga on Sunday with the chief aim of banishing memories of four years ago....
11:52, 2019-09-19

Prince Harry to watch England play South Africa in Rugby World Cup 2019 final in Japan Prince Harry will attend the Rugby World Cup final between England and South Africa, Buckingham Palace has said....
21:24, 2019-10-28

England vs New Zealand, 2019 Rugby World Cup semi-final: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h England and New Zealand go head to head for a place in the 2019 World Cup Final this weekend....
17:52, 2019-10-24

England vs France match called OFF as Super Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan's Rugby World Cup New Zealand's final group game against Canada is also cancelled Scotland v Japan on Sunday is threatened as well...
09:40, 2019-10-10

England coach Eddie Jones reveals his one regret after Rugby World Cup Final defeat to South Africa England head coach Eddie Jones has expressed regret over his team selection for the World Cup Final, admitting he should have made changes....
11:16, 2019-11-13

England hold full-blooded training session as they prepare for Australia in Rugby World Cup quarter-final England have sought to overcome any loss of momentum caused by the cancellation of their World Cup group decider by engaging in a full-blooded traini...
14:00, 2019-10-13

England squad at the Rugby World Cup 2019: Lawrence Dallaglio runs the rule over Eddie Jones' men World Cup winner Lawrence Dallaglio gives his expert insight into the 31-man squad carrying England's hopes....
19:08, 2019-09-19

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: Semi-finals schedule, fixtures and results ahead of England vs New Zealand Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we look ahead to the semi-finals in Japan....
09:28, 2019-10-21

England vs South Africa, 2019 Rugby World Cup Final: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h England and South Africa will contest a Rugby World Cup Final for the second time in 12 years after both advanced to Saturday's Yokohama showpiece....
10:12, 2019-10-29

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: England vs Australia build-up, quarter-finals schedule, fixtures, results Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup ahead of the weekend's last-eight action....
08:44, 2019-10-18

Rugby World Cup final 2019: England vs South Africa date, time, tickets and previous winners England are one win from glory at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with Eddie Jones' men set to face South Africa in the final....
12:24, 2019-10-27

Rugby World Cup Final 2019 news LIVE: Latest England vs South Africa team updates Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE news coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we build toward's Saturday's World Cup Final....
10:40, 2019-10-28

Rugby World Cup Final news LIVE: England vs South Africa latest plus New Zealand vs Wales score Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as New Zealand take on Wales in Friday's bronze medal match....
08:44, 2019-11-01

Tokyo typhoon sees England rugby World Cup squad to be held on plane for two hours after landing in Japan England's Rugby World Cup squad have landed in Japan amidst the typhoon that battered Tokyo overnight....
10:44, 2019-09-09

England vs Ireland, 2019 Rugby World Cup warm-up: Score prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h Latest betting tips, head to head history and kick-off time for Saturday's match at Twickenham...
17:12, 2019-08-22

England vs Ireland, LIVE rugby: World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups England welcome Ireland to Twickenham on Saturday in their penultimate warm-up fixture ahead of the World Cup....
16:44, 2019-08-24

England vs Argentina LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule after Australia win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as England's tournament ramps up from here....
10:04, 2019-10-05

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: Schedule, quarter-finals fixtures, England vs Australia build-up and results Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup ahead of this weekend's last-eight action....
13:04, 2019-10-18

England fly-half George Ford refuses to blame forward pack for Rugby World Cup Final defeat England fly-half George Ford refused to lay the blame for Saturday's World Cup Final loss at the door of the team's forward pack....
14:36, 2019-11-02

Wales vs England rugby LIVE: World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups Wales and England go head to head once again at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday afternoon....
15:12, 2019-08-17

England vs Ireland rugby LIVE: World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups England welcome Ireland to Twickenham on Saturday in their penultimate warm-up fixture ahead of the World Cup....
15:04, 2019-08-24

New Zealand vs Ireland result LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results and fixtures after England win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals as New Zealand teed up a semi-final showdown against England....
14:40, 2019-10-19

England vs Australia, 2019 Rugby World Cup quarter-final: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h England will be looking to right the wrongs of four years ago when they meet Australia for a place in the Rugby World Cup semi-final on Saturday....
17:52, 2019-10-14

England rugby team face fine for haka challenge ahead of New Zealand World Cup semi-final England are set to learn if they will be fined for challenging New Zealand's haka by forming V formation during the ceremonial dance....
09:00, 2019-10-28

England vs Italy rugby LIVE: World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups England take on Italy tonight in their final warm-up up match before the 2019 Rugby World Cup....
19:36, 2019-09-06

Japan vs Samoa LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule after England win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as the hosts target a second straight win....
13:20, 2019-10-05

Rugby World Cup Final news LIVE: England vs South Africa latest after New Zealand beat Wales Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup after New Zealand defeated Wales in Friday's bronze medal match....
12:32, 2019-11-01

South Africa win Rugby World Cup 2019! Final result and LIVE reaction as England lose in Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup Final as South Africa beat England in Yokohama....
12:32, 2019-11-02

England vs Italy LIVE: Rugby World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups England take on Italy tonight in their final warm-up up match before the 2019 Rugby World Cup....
00:00, 2019-09-07

Eddie Jones risks big hitters as Joe Marler targets World Cup redemption • Billy Vunipola, Owen Farrell and Ben Youngs all face Italy• Marler says team can emulate England’s cricketersFew people, not least several of the p...
00:16, 2019-09-05

England vs Ireland LIVE: Rugby commentary stream for World Cup warm-up match, latest score, TV channel, lineups England welcome Ireland to Twickenham on Saturday in their penultimate warm-up fixture ahead of the World Cup....
17:00, 2019-08-24

Rugby World Cup news 2019 LIVE: England team latest and build-up, Wales react to Rob Howley scandal The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with Friday's tournament opener between hosts Japan and minnows Russia in Tokyo now tantalisingly close....
10:28, 2019-09-19

Rugby World Cup 2019 results LIVE: Ireland vs Russia, Fiji thrash Georgia plus England team news Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as we head towards the business end of the pool stage....
10:20, 2019-10-03

Rugby World Cup 2019 news live: England team updates as fans flock to see Wales training session The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with Friday's tournament opener between hosts Japan and minnows Russia in Tokyo now tantalisingly close....
10:04, 2019-09-16

New Zealand vs Wales LIVE: Latest score plus Rugby World Cup Final news ahead of England vs South Africa Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as New Zealand take on Wales in Friday's bronze medal match....
09:20, 2019-11-01

England team for Rugby World Cup Final: Eddie Jones' side unchanged for South Africa showdown Eddie Jones has named a rare unchanged XV for Saturday's World Cup Final and called on his team to play without fear against South Africa as they bid...
13:08, 2019-10-31

Japan vs Samoa result LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule after England win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as the hosts secured a third straight win against Samoa on Saturday....
14:56, 2019-10-05

Rugby World Cup news 2019 LIVE: England team latest as Wales shocked by Rob Howley betting allegations The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with the tournament opener between hosts Japan and minnows Russia in Tokyo now just two days away....
10:21, 2019-09-18

England captain Owen Farrell backs Eddie Jones over Billy Vunipola role in Rugby World Cup warm-ups England captain Owen Farrell has backed Eddie Jones's decision to start with Billy Vunipola for a fourth straight warm-up game, despite the injury ri...
14:08, 2019-09-05

England team for Rugby World Cup Final: Eddie Jones' side unchanged face South Africa showdown England have named an unchanged starting XV for Saturday's World Cup final against South Africa, with George Ford retained at fly-half and Kyle Sinck...
09:00, 2019-10-31

Prince Harry sends England rugby team personal good luck message ahead of World Cup final clash Prince Harry has sent a good luck message to the England rugby team ahead of their World Cup final clash with South Africa on Saturday....
07:16, 2019-11-01

England coach Eddie Jones tight-lipped on future after emphatic Rugby World Cup Final defeat to South Africa Eddie Jones refused to use late entry to the stadium and the early loss of key prop Kyle Sinckler as excuses for England's disappointing World Cup Fi...
15:28, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup 2019 results LIVE: Ireland beat Russia, Fiji thrash Georgia plus England team news Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as we head towards the business end of the pool stage....
14:52, 2019-10-03

South Africa team for Rugby World Cup Final: Cheslin Kolbe returns in Springboks' only change to face England Cheslin Kolbe has returned to the South Africa team for Saturday's World Cup Final clash with England....
09:40, 2019-10-31

Rugby World Cup final 2019: Date, time, tickets and previous winners - England to face Wales or South Africa England are one win from glory at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with Eddie Jones' men set to face either Australia or Wales in the final....
12:32, 2019-10-26

London-bound Houston Texans stars record good luck message for England ahead of Rugby World Cup Final The forthcoming weekend is a sizable one for both the England rugby team and the NFL's Houston Texans....
17:48, 2019-10-31

Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien wears England cap ahead of Rugby World Cup final after Eddie Jones support Houston Texans head coach Bill O'Brien has thrown his support behind England's Rugby World Cup finalists by donning a red rose-branded hat for his NF...
18:04, 2019-11-01

How China Built Some Of The World’s Most Versatile Vehicles Around A $150 Engine Back in 2015, I visited China and found myself enamored by a vehicle so simple that it didn’t even have a hood to cover its single-cylinder diesel en...
23:56, 2019-08-19

England Rugby World Cup places still 'up for grabs' in final squad England coach Eddie Jones says three places are up for grabs before he slims his 38-man World Cup training group to a final squad of 31 on August 12....
12:16, 2019-07-05

England fly on 'Sweet Chariot' to Japan for 2019 Rugby World Cup England have set off for Japan as they bid to win the Rugby World Cup for the second time....
21:20, 2019-09-08

England prop Kyle Sinckler set for Harlequins return against Ulster amid contract talks Kyle Sinckler is set to return to action for the first time since the World Cup this weekend, as contract negotiations that could see the Tooting-bor...
17:24, 2019-12-04

Rent James Haskell's home for World Cup: former England rugby star and wife Chloe put their home on Airbnb James, rugby player turned MMA fighter and DJ, and fitness author Chloe Haskell are renting out their home during the Rugby World Cup....
07:00, 2019-09-12

Curry and a beer! Former rugby coach tells England star Tom that 'drinks are on us' after World Cup Final The youngest member of England's World Cup rugby squad Tom Curry can expect a hero's welcome when he returns to his boyhood club, his former coach sa...
16:24, 2019-10-30

England prop Kyle Sinckler poised to make Harlequins return in Premiership clash with Gloucester Kyle Sinckler will return to Harlequins action for the first time since his World Cup Final ended agonisingly early four weeks ago....
17:16, 2019-11-29

Rugby World Cup Final 2019 LIVE score: England vs South Africa commentary live stream from Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup Final as the eyes of the sporting world turn to Yokohama, where England take o...
08:08, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup Final: 'No doubt the better team won' says Sir Clive Woodward after South Africa humble England Sir Clive Woodward believes South Africa deserved their emphatic Rugby World Cup Final victory and lamented England's struggles at the set-piece....
13:08, 2019-11-02

England vs South Africa, Rugby World Cup final 2019 LIVE score: Commentary live stream from Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup Final as the eyes of the sporting world turn to Yokohama, where England take o...
10:32, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup Final: Owen Farrell admits England 'struggled to get a foothold' in defeat to South Africa England captain Owen Farrell told his teammates he was 'proud' of their Rugby World Cup exploits, but admitted they 'struggled to get a foothold in t...
15:28, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: Semi-finals schedule, fixtures and results amid England 'spy' claims Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we look ahead to the semi-finals in Japan....
10:00, 2019-10-22

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: George Ford dropped, England team news, quarter-finals schedule, fixtures, results Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup ahead of the weekend's last-eight action....
08:48, 2019-10-17

USA coach Gary Gold insists pressure is on England for Rugby World Cup clash: 'We don't have anything to lose' USA coach Gary Gold says all the ­pressure is on England when the two teams meet here on Thursday - and that Japan's victory over South Africa in 201...
12:45, 2019-09-25

England won't be affected by Argentina comments over 'boring' rugby style in crunch World Cup clash If England go on and win this Rugby World Cup, nobody will care whether they played supposed boring rugby or not....
15:20, 2019-10-04

Rugby World Cup: Eddie Jones hails England stars after epic win and warns: 'We'll be better in the final!' Eddie Jones hailed his England team after they beat "rugby gods" New Zealand to book a place in the World Cup final for the first time in 12 years....
14:24, 2019-10-26

Rugby World Cup final 2019: Date, time, tickets and previous winners of rugby's biggest prize The Rugby World Cup is well and truly underway, with the games now entering the second round of fixtures....
01:16, 2019-09-25

Typhoon Hagibis latest: Canada rugby players take to streets to help recovery efforts after Rugby World Cup match cancelled Canada players have helped with typhoon recovery efforts in Japan after their World Cup match against Namibia was called off due to safety concerns....
12:48, 2019-10-13

Obama attributes the world's problems to 'old people not getting out of the way,' warning politicians that they are not in office to 'prop up' their 'self importance' Jessica McGowan/Getty Images Former United States President Barack Obama attributed many of the world's problems to "old people ... not getting out o...
20:32, 2019-12-16

Fortnite Prop Hunt Code: How to play Prop Hunt in Fortnite Creative game mode? FORTNITE has been given an exciting new game mode - where you can turn into a toilet seat and many more objects - called Prop Hunt. Here is how to pl...
18:52, 2019-07-23

Jack Nowell backed to make timely return for England's semi-final with New Zealand Hamstrung winger given bullish assessment Jonny May also expected to be fit for semi-finalEngland expect to have Jack Nowell fit and available for se...
06:16, 2019-10-21

Harry Kane backed to break Wayne Rooney's England goalscoring record by Gareth Southgate… if he can stay fit England manager Gareth Southgate has backed captain Harry Kane to break Wayne Rooney's international goalscoring record, providing he can stay fit....
11:32, 2019-09-09

'World class' Kolbe returns for South Africa in Rugby World Cup final Return of winger the only change to Springboks squadRassie Erasmus sticks with huge pack for England gameRassie Erasmus said his players would leave ...
04:12, 2019-10-31

World Cup referees will not ‘lay down a marker’ with reds, says World Rugby • Tournament organisers play down fears of flurry of cards• Weather threatens Scotland v Ireland opener in YokohamaWorld Cup organisers have insisted...
17:12, 2019-09-16

Mood among England rugby fans as miserable as the weather South Africa’s emphatic victory in the Rugby World Cup final leaves supporters flatEngland rugby fans were left as miserable as the weather after the...
15:28, 2019-11-02

Measles deaths fall, but world still far from eliminating disease – UN-backed report Annual deaths from measles dropped below 100,000 last year for the first time, to 90,000, United Nations and other international agencies reported on...
23:08, 2020-01-26

Dylan Hartley, former England captain, retires from rugby because of injury • ‘My career wasn’t perfect but I wouldn’t have it any other way’• Hartley missed World Cup with longstanding knee injuryThe former England captain D...
14:08, 2019-11-07

England stride past All Blacks towards rugby’s greatest prize It’s four years since they took a hiding at their home World Cup. Now, after a glorious triumph in Yokohama, redemption beckonsOnly four years after ...
22:44, 2019-10-26

Rugby: England vs. France, New Zealand vs. Italy canceled due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organisers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament's 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as ...
08:24, 2019-10-10

Mood among England rugby union fans as miserable as the weather South Africa’s emphatic victory in the Rugby World Cup final leaves supporters flatEngland rugby fans were left as miserable as the weather after the...
13:00, 2019-11-02

Half the world lacks access to essential health services – UN-backed report At least half of the world's population cannot obtain essential health services, and nearly 100 million people are being pushed into extreme poverty ...
23:08, 2020-01-26

England rugby players admit they messed up their response to New Zealand haka It was one of the most defining moments of their run to the Rugby World Cup Final in Japan, but England's players have conceded that they actually ma...
09:48, 2019-11-08

Former England rugby union player Christian Wade scores on first NFL touch Ex-England rugby union international scores on first carryBills open preseason with 24-16 win over Indianapolis ColtsFormer England rugby union inter...
23:28, 2019-08-09

England’s Maro Itoje warns rugby to be vigilant over racism after Sofia • Abuse in Euro 2020 qualifier appalling and abysmal, says Itoje• ‘Punishment needs to be more severe’ for racist abuse in sportEngland’s Maro Itoje ...
01:16, 2019-10-17

Injury forces former England captain Dylan Hartley to retire from rugby • ‘My career wasn’t perfect but I wouldn’t have it any other way’• Hartley missed the World Cup because of knee injuryThe former England captain Dyla...
13:52, 2019-11-07

Natalie Harrowell, England rugby league international, dies aged 29 Featherstone Rovers forward won Woman of Steel 2019Tributes come from clubs and RFL chief executiveThe Featherstone Rovers Ladies and England interna...
20:20, 2019-12-10

London pubs packed as ecstatic England rugby fans celebrate New Zealand win Pubs across London were packed this morning as ecstatic England rugby fans celebrated the side's passage to the World Cup final....
13:20, 2019-10-26

England’s Maro Itoje warns rugby to be vigilant over racist abuse after Sofia • Abuse in Euro 2020 qualifier appalling and abysmal, says Itoje• ‘Punishment needs to be more severe’ for racist abuse in sportEngland’s Maro Itoje ...
00:00, 2019-10-17

Uber and Blade have a new helicopter competitor in the United States — and it's backed by one of the world's largest aerospace companies Voom Airbus' Voom, an on-demand helicopter ride-hailing company, has launched in the San Francisco Bay Area. The company's CEO, Clément Monne...
16:08, 2019-09-29

Sam Burgess retires: England star quits rugby league due to persistent shoulder injury England rugby league star Sam Burgess has confirmed his retirement due to a chronic shoulder injury....
14:48, 2019-10-30

'Absolutely gutted': England rugby fans react to cancellation of France match – video England fans in Tokyo were left disappointed after learning their side will not play France in Yokohama on Saturday after World Rugby and tournament ...
15:24, 2019-10-10

James Haskell joins Bellator MMA: Former England rugby star makes shock switch Former England international James Haskell has made a surprising switch into the world of mixed martial arts after retiring from rugby union....
12:16, 2019-08-22

Eddie Jones hails England rugby team for giving country something to cheer during Brexit chaos Eddie Jones says his team are giving England fans something to cheer by providing a welcome distraction from Brexit – and says there is more joy to c...
11:12, 2019-10-28

Netherlands vs Sweden: Arsenal star Vivianne Miedema backed to shine in World Cup semi-final by Faye White Arsenal and England legend Faye White has backed Gunners superstar Vivianne Miedema to fire the Netherlands into their first World Cup Final tonight....
14:20, 2019-07-03

Chloe Madeley and James Haskell's gorgeous home: former England rugby star and wife put house on Airbnb James, rugby player turned MMA fighter and DJ, and fitness author Chloe Haskell are renting out their home during the Rugby World Cup....
14:20, 2019-09-12

Dylan Hartley retires: Former England rugby captain calls time on career after 11-month knee injury battle Former England captain Dylan Hartley has retired with immediate effect at the age of 33 after a year-long battle with a knee injury....
13:16, 2019-11-07

Perfect stage for England to prove they are world-beaters in Cricket World Cup final England have generally been hopeless at World Cups and the last time they were at Lord's 16 days ago, this campaign — which they planned so meticulou...
13:56, 2019-07-12

Are Rugby World Cup 2019 tickets still available? How do I get them? The 2019 Rugby World Cup is nearly here with Friday's curtain raiser between Japan and Russia now just days away....
14:36, 2019-09-16

USA men could be rugby world champions this weekend – no, really Earn three more points than Fiji in Paris and Mike Friday, Perry Baker and the rest of the Eagles will be in sevens heavenIf the USA men’s sevens tea...
07:40, 2019-06-01

England rugby star Jonathan Joseph proud of school mate Tyrone Mings after debutant suffers racist abuse Rugby World Cup star Jonathan Joseph has paid tribute to the way his close friend Tyrone Mings and his England football team-mates dealt with racist ...
11:20, 2019-10-15

Former England rugby player James Haskell hits hard, likes his jiu-jitsu, and will be ready to fight MMA 'sooner rather than later,' according to his Bellator boss Bellator MMA England's rugby team competes against South Africa in Saturday's Rugby World Cup final in Tokyo. The former England player James Haskell...
17:48, 2019-10-31

USA 19-31 Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Tonga scored a fourth try with the last play of the game to secure a bonus point, while the USA leave the World Cup without a point 8.52am BST So tha...
10:00, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup 2019: France 33-9 USA – live! Updates from the Pool C game, 8.45am BST kick-offRugby World Cup fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch! Email Niall or tweet @niallmcveigh 10.35am...
11:56, 2019-10-02

Rugby World Cup 2019: France v USA – live! Updates from the Pool C game, 8.45am BST kick-offRugby World Cup fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch! Email Niall or tweet @niallmcveigh 7.56am ...
09:12, 2019-10-02

New Zealand take third place at Rugby World Cup with six-try win over Wales "The All Blacks bid farewell to coach Steve Hansen and captain Kieran Read with a 40-17 victory over Wales to take third place at the Rugby World Cup...
13:56, 2019-11-01

Rugby World Cup referees admit they have not been good enough World Rugby statement follows several high-profile incidents‘Performances were not consistently of the standards set’World Rugby has issued an extrao...
14:28, 2019-09-24

Rugby World Cup 2019: France 33-9 USA – as it happened France were just three points ahead with 20 minutes to go after an inconsistent, ill-disciplined display but found another gear to seal a bonus-point...
12:56, 2019-10-02

Rugby World Cup 2019: USA team guide The good news? This is the strongest US team ever to go to a World Cup. The bad news? They’ve been handed their toughest ever draw Continue reading.....
14:16, 2019-09-15

Argentina v USA: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the Pool C game in KumagayaHow they stand: World Cup fixtures, tables and resultsEmail Lee with your thoughts or tweet ...
06:28, 2019-10-09

Rugby World Cup 2019 - complete preview "Everything you need to know ahead of the Rugby World Cup as New Zealand aim to retain the trophy."...
20:00, 2019-09-19

Referes Owens and Barnes to appear at 4th Rugby World Cup DUBLIN (AP) — Welsh referee Nigel Owens will have a chance to control his second Rugby World Cup final after making the 12-man list on Tuesday for th...
13:24, 2019-05-07

Argentina sign off from Rugby World Cup with convincing win over US South Americans brush aside US 47-17Argentina score seven tries in KumagayaArgentina’s backline cut loose for the first time at the Rugby World Cup a...
09:12, 2019-10-09

New Zealand's Richie Mo'unga backed to announce himself on world stage in Japan New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen is backing Richie Mo'unga to announce himself to the world on Saturday when the All Blacks go head to head with S...
14:48, 2019-09-20

The Most Versatile Summer Salad Not every vegetable needs to be raw. Yotam Ottolenghi chars his vegetables for salads that can be served over pasta, tucked into sandwiches or used a...
18:40, 2019-07-22

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15:48, 2019-05-24

Scotland 61-0 Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Needing at least four tries against Russia to keep their World Cup hopes alive, a rampant Scotland ran in nine including a George Horne hat-trick 10....
11:36, 2019-10-09

Australia 45-10 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wallabies put on second-half showing after early yellow cardsAll the fixtures, tables and results from Japan 8.49am BST A tough one to assess for Aus...
10:16, 2019-10-05

The insiders' guide to Japan's Rugby World Cup cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, Olivia Lee asks locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink,...
12:24, 2019-09-17

New Zealand Rugby World Cup fixtures: Their possible route to the final New Zealand will face Ireland in the quarter-finals later this month after winning their pool....
17:52, 2019-10-14

Argentina beat USA 47-17 at Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened South Americans east past US in final Pool C gameJoaquín Tuculet and Juan Cruz Mallia score two tries 8.00am BST That’s all from me, thanks for your ...
11:04, 2019-10-09

Scotland v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the Pool A match in KobeSamoa could punish Scotland for wading into tackle rowEmail Simon here or tweet @Simon_Burnton ...
12:32, 2019-09-30

Wales 17-22 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – as it happened Jacob Stockdale scored two first-half tries for resurgent Ireland as they spoiled Warren Gatland’s Cardiff send-off 4.48pm BST Thanks for following t...
19:16, 2019-08-31

Argentina beat USA at Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened South Americans east past US in final Pool C gameJoaquín Tuculet and Juan Cruz Mallia score two tries 8.00am BST That’s all from me, thanks for your ...
10:04, 2019-10-09

Rugby World Cup 2019: New Zealand v Canada – live! Updates from the Pool B game in OitaRugby World Cup fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch! Email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 10.21am BST Hello w...
11:36, 2019-10-02

Rugby World Cup heartache has fired up Alex Lozowski again Alex Lozowski will make his 100th appearance for Saracens at Munster on Saturday. It is an honour that clearly fills the centre with pride. At Sarrie...
15:16, 2019-12-06

Japan v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool A game in ToyotaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Luke or tweet him with your thoughts 11.34...
12:40, 2019-10-05

Wales 17-22 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 2.30pm BST match in CardiffJarrod Evans hopes to take chance and claim spot for WalesYou can email Luke here or tweet him @lukemclau...
17:48, 2019-08-31

Wales v Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 2.30pm BST match in CardiffJarrod Evans hopes to take chance and claim spot for WalesYou can email Luke here or tweet him @lukemclau...
16:44, 2019-08-31

Scotland v Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool A fixture in ShizuokaPool permutations: who needs what from the final round?Get in touch with Simon via email or twitter 7.45am...
09:12, 2019-10-09

USA blast past Canada in first Rugby World Cup warm-up USA 47-19 CanadaLeg injury to lock Nick Civetta a blowThe USA crushed Canada in their Pacific Nations Cup opener in Glendale, Colorado on Saturday, t...
13:16, 2019-07-28

Climate change: Rugby World Cup highlights injustice Pacific nations bearing brunt of climate inaction by Australia, US and hosts Japan says Christian Aid study....
02:24, 2019-09-19

Australia 25-29 Wales: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales held a 23-8 lead at half-time but Australia rallied in the second half and just fell short, earning a losing point 10.58am BST For the Welsh, p...
12:12, 2019-09-29

Italy v Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 8.45am BST kick-off in FukuokaHow Canada almost became a world rugby powerGet in touch! Email Niall or tweet @niallmcveigh 5.32pm BS...
09:04, 2019-09-26

Wales 29-17 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales saw off Fiji in a fascinating, attritional battle but have several injury concerns ahead of their match against UruguayRead Paul Rees’s match r...
15:40, 2019-10-09

Rugby World Cup: Scotland v Japan match to go ahead World Rugby rules crucial game can proceed in wake of typhoonWales v Uruguay and USA v Tonga on, Namibia v Canada offThe under-threat Rugby World Cup...
04:36, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup: Scotland vs Japan match to go ahead World Rugby rules crucial game can proceed in wake of typhoonWales v Uruguay and USA v Tonga on, Namibia v Canada offScotland’s must-win World Cup ga...
04:12, 2019-10-13

Georgia v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Follow all the action from Kumagaya CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Lee or tweet him with your thoughts on the game 5.40am B...
06:44, 2019-09-29

Wales v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the Pool D match in KumamotoCheck out all the latest World Cup standingsDrop Luke an email here | Tweet him here 8.24am BST Hello, ...
09:40, 2019-10-13

Wales 29-17 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Wales saw off Fiji in a fascinating, attritional battle but have several injury concerns ahead of their match against UruguayRead Paul Rees’s match r...
14:36, 2019-10-09

Italy 48-7 Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 8.45am BST kick-off in FukuokaLatest tables, fixtures and results from Japan 2019Get in touch! Email Niall or tweet @niallmcveigh 10...
11:56, 2019-09-26

Rugby World Cup committee warns Japan not to run out of beer Issue was raised as part of briefing sessions in cities tipped to deal with the largest influx of international visitorsIt’s the stuff of nightmares ...
15:36, 2019-05-06

Rugby World Cup 2019: Guardian writers’ predictions New Zealand still formidable, Fiji to prove tricky opponents with Semi Radradra turning on the power: our pundits set out their forecasts for the tou...
16:24, 2019-09-19

Scotland 34-0 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Scotland got the bonus-point win they so badly needed to get their World Cup campaign back on track on Kobe 1.51pm BST Right then, that’ll be me. It’...
14:56, 2019-09-30

Japan Rugby World Cup: guide to the host cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, we ask locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink, and the ...
08:16, 2019-09-14

Wales v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup pdates from the Pool D match in OitaHow they stand: tables, fixtures and resultsAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 10.29a...
11:36, 2019-10-09

Italy 48-7 Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened The Azzuri ran in seven tries as they outclassed Canada, who paid the price for missed first-half chances in Fukuoka 11.03am BST Here’s our report fr...
12:48, 2019-09-26

Georgia 33-7 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Georgia put a halt to Uruguay’s hopes of two Rugby World Cup wins with a convincing victory. 8.51am BST That’s it from me, let’s all go and take in W...
10:32, 2019-09-29

Georgia 33-7 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Follow all the action from Kumagaya CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Lee or tweet him with your thoughts on the game 8.36am B...
10:00, 2019-09-29

Rugby World Cup 2019: five things to look out for in the knockout stage Tighter matches and record TV viewing figures will be evident as the World Cup jamboree approaches its crunch stageUnsightly thrashings by the vastly...
18:52, 2019-10-18

Japan 38-19 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool A game in ToyotaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Luke or tweet him with your thoughts 1.46p...
14:52, 2019-10-05

Australia v Wales: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool D game in KamaishiAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 8.09am BST Hi all! Sal...
09:16, 2019-09-29

Japan 38-19 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Host nation Japan overcame stout resistance from Samoa to secure victory with a dramatic bonus-point clinching fourth try deep into added time in Toy...
15:48, 2019-10-05

Australia 45-10 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool D game in OitaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts on the match 8.19am ...
09:24, 2019-10-05

Ireland v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates for the Pool A match in FukuokaCheck out the latest standings and quarter-final lineupDrop Lee an email | Tweet @bloodandmud 11.41am BST...
12:44, 2019-10-12

Italy 47-22 Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Live updates from the Pool B clash in HanazonoPool B: New Zealand stand firm in heavyweight thrillerSend your thoughts to Geoff on email or on Twitte...
09:28, 2019-09-22

Italy v Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the Pool B clash in HanazonoPool B: New Zealand stand firm in heavyweight thrillerSend your thoughts to Geoff on email or on Twitte...
06:48, 2019-09-22

Georgia 10-45 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Fiji finally found their feet with a dominant victory as their jet-heeled backs tore their Pool D rivals apart in a seven-try routRugby World Cup 201...
12:08, 2019-10-03

Japan v Ireland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Follow all the action from Shizuoka Stadium EcopaJapan dreams of Shizuoka Shock to match Brighton MiracleAll the fixtures, tables and results from Ja...
09:00, 2019-09-28

Ireland v Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool A matchHow they stand: results, fixtures and tablesAnd you can get in touch with Niall by email or Twitter 10.2...
11:28, 2019-10-03

Russia 9-34 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup Pool A updates, kick-off 11.15am BSTHow they stand: fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch. Email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 1.23...
14:28, 2019-09-24

Argentina v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the action as Argentina opened their win account against Tonga in Pool C 8.00am BST That’s it from me for this match, but you can skip on over t...
09:08, 2019-09-28

Georgia v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Fiji exorcise shock loss against Uruguay with Georgia thumpingRugby World Cup 2019: fixtures, tables and results 8.47am BST And here’s the match repo...
10:08, 2019-10-03

Russia 9-34 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Samoa trailed at half-time but ultimately won comfortably in a game littered with controversial decisions by referee Romain Poite and his TMOHow they...
14:45, 2019-09-24

Georgia v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the Pool D match in OsakaRugby World Cup 2019: fixtures, tables and resultsEmail Richard here or tweet @rrjparkin 5.50a...
07:04, 2019-10-03

Argentina 28-12 Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the action as Argentina opened their win account against Tonga in Pool C 8.00am BST That’s it from me for this match, but you can skip on over t...
09:52, 2019-09-28

Australia v Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Wallabies’ final Pool D gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkinPreview: Wallabies seek to piece together chaotic puzzle 10.38am ...
11:48, 2019-10-11

Wallabies v Samoa: Rugby World Cup warm-up – as it happened Australia win their final pre-World Cup hit-out, injury-freeAll Blacks thrash Tonga in warm-up 12.52pm BST Michael Cheika was asked at half-time what...
15:08, 2019-09-07

France 23-21 Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened France survive late Pumas revival to edge pool C openerAustralia overcome Fiji fright | New Zealand v South Africa! 10.33am BST Where to even begin w...
11:40, 2019-09-21

Ireland v Scotland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the Pool A showdown in Yokohama Scotland’s Duncan Taylor aims to upset Ireland after injury woeYou can email your thoughts to Luke ...
09:32, 2019-09-22

Ireland 27-3 Scotland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Ireland overpowered Six Nations rivals Scotland with an impressively powerful and precise display in a crunch Pool A encounter in Yokohama 11.22am BS...
13:28, 2019-09-22

Wales 43-14 Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales flew out of the blocks and secured a first-half bonus point before their opponents rallied superbly to draw the second half 14-14 2.05pm BST R...
15:32, 2019-09-23

Wales v Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the grand slam winners’ openerGatland looks to restore order after whirlwind weekEmail your thoughts to Luke or tweet him here 11.0...
12:18, 2019-09-23

Ireland 35-0 Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Ireland got the bonus-point win they needed to stay on course for the quarter-finals but were made to work hard by a determined Russian side in diffi...
17:00, 2019-10-03

Rugby World Cup Shines Spotlight on a Less-Traveled Japan Matches will be played in host cities across the country, but Kamaishi, Kumamoto and Fukuroi offer charming destinations and special deals....
11:28, 2019-08-14

Rise of MLR gives US rugby reason to be cheerful despite World Cup blank Japan’s stunning success as World Cup hosts show the Eagles what might await if their own domestic league takes root Gary Gold is softly spoken at th...
10:52, 2019-10-14

A raccoon cafe and the Rugby World Cup: Monday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world, including the Emmy awards, the Milky Way and Corbyn in a wicker car at ...
16:32, 2019-09-23

Ireland v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the minute by minute updates from Ireland’s convincing win over Samoa in their final Pool B game 2.07pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your co...
16:08, 2019-10-12

France 23-21 Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened France were made to battle for victory against a spirited, physical Tonga outfit in this bruising Pool C encounter - but eventually squeezed home by ...
13:00, 2019-10-06

Russia v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup Pool A updates, kick-off 11.15am BSTHow they stand: fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch. Email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 10.3...
11:53, 2019-09-24

Ireland 35-0 Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool A matchThe Breakdown: World Cup’s collision confusionGeorgia 10-45 Fiji | Results, fixtures and tablesGet in to...
14:32, 2019-10-03

Ireland 47-5 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the minute by minute updates from Ireland’s convincing win over Samoa in their final Pool B game 2.07pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your co...
17:20, 2019-10-12

France v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool C game in Kumamoto CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Luke or tweet with your thoughts 9.00am BST 11 min:...
10:04, 2019-10-06

Argentina v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Follow all the action from Higashiosaka CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Lee or tweet him with your thoughts on the game 7.20...
06:16, 2019-09-28

New Zealand 71-9 Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Updates from the Pool B game in TokyoEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts on the matchWe are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please h...
09:12, 2019-10-06

France 23-21 Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 4.15pm (local) Group C game in TokyoAustralia overcome Fiji fright | New Zealand v South Africa!Get in touch! Email or tweet @rrjpar...
11:20, 2019-09-21

All Blacks thrash Tonga in Rugby World Cup warm-up New Zealand score 14 tries in 92-7 rout of TongaAll Blacks open Cup campaign against ProteasRookie winger George Bridge scored four tries as the All ...
07:16, 2019-09-07

Japan 28-21 Scotland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Scotland are out of the World Cup after being deservedly beaten by a rampant Japan, who will face South Africa in the quarter-finalsRead Robert Kitso...
15:44, 2019-10-13

Australia v Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Late tries earn Australia a fourth bonus point against a resolute Georgia 1.38pm BST And if you missed any of the action, here’s the full-time report...
14:56, 2019-10-11

New Zealand v Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool B game in TokyoEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts on the matchWe are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please h...
06:20, 2019-10-06

Fiji v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Minute-by-minute report: All the action as it happened as Uruguay defeat Fiji in an historic day for South American rugby. 8.35am BST Well, that’s i...
10:24, 2019-09-25

Scotland can match anyone at Rugby World Cup, says Gregor Townsend • Townsend reveals squad but Rory Hutchinson misses out• ‘We’ve got a stronger squad now than we’ve ever had’A ruined palace that was birthplace to a...
20:08, 2019-09-03

Japan 19-12 Ireland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Japan pull off another famous Rugby World Cup upsetAll the fixtures, tables and results from Japan 11.21am BST Right, that seems like a good a place ...
12:52, 2019-09-28

Rugby World Cup 2019: New Zealand 63-0 Canada – as it happened New Zealand scored nine tries and came close to a few more in a vicious thwacking of an outclassed Canada 1.38pm BST And with that, I’ll be off to to...
15:40, 2019-10-02

Wales 35-13 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales stuttered in the face of a magnificent display by underdogs Uruguay but eventually secured the victory that guaranteed top spot in Pool DRead G...
13:36, 2019-10-13

Fiji v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool D game in Kamaishi Any thoughts? Email or tweet @bloodandmudScott Fardy on rugby in tsunami-hit Kamaishi 5.54am BST Ref issuesT...
07:20, 2019-09-25

Japan v Scotland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates of crucial Pool A decider | Kick off: 11.45am BSTScotland v Japan to go ahead but Namibia v Canada called offAndy Bull: Japan ready to t...
12:08, 2019-10-13

Australia v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool D game in OitaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts on the match 5.40am ...
07:00, 2019-10-05

Fiji 27-30 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Minute-by-minute report: All the action as it happened as Uruguay defeat Fiji in an historic day for South American rugby. 8.35am BST Well, that’s i...
12:40, 2019-09-25

Wallabies v Samoa: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the match in Parramatta All Blacks thrash Tonga in warm-upAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 11.27am BST 40 min: An injury concern ...
12:44, 2019-09-07

Australia v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Wallabies’ opening gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 5.15am BST With a flurry of pomp and pageantry the Rugby World Cup is...
06:36, 2019-09-21

France v Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 4.15pm (local) Group C game in TokyoAustralia overcome big scare from Fiji in their openerGet in touch! Email or tweet @rrjparkin 8....
09:24, 2019-09-21

Japan 19-12 Ireland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Argentina’s 28-12 win over Tonga a tale of two halvesAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Tom or tweet him with your thoughts on the ...
11:32, 2019-09-28

Australia 39-21 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Australia 39-21 FijiWallabies open Pool D with a come-from-behind win 7.54am BST So, it’s one from one in Pool D for Australia, as they start their n...
09:24, 2019-09-21

WATCH: Prince Harry at the Rugby World Cup final The Duke of Sussex congratulates Rugby World Cup hosts Japan on holding the tournament and wishes England luck in the final against South Africa....
11:32, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup: Wales aim to put Howley saga to bed against Georgia Gatland hands Aaron Wainwright World Cup debutWelsh preparations hit by attack coach’s departureWarren Gatland has handed rookie flanker Aaron Wainwr...
10:52, 2019-09-21

Rugby World Cup: Wales aim to put Rob Howley saga behind them against Georgia Gatland hands Aaron Wainwright World Cup debutWelsh preparations hit by attack coach’s departureWarren Gatland has handed rookie flanker Aaron Wainwr...
09:52, 2019-09-21

Wales win over New Zealand in Rugby World Cup play-off would mean so much for Warren Gatland Eddie Jones's return sledge for Warren Gatland told you everything you need to know about how coaches and players view the bronze medal play-off. Gat...
13:16, 2019-10-28

France 23-21 Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live reaction! Updates from the Pool C game in Kumamoto CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Luke or tweet with your thoughts 10.58am BST Second...
12:12, 2019-10-06

It's Rugby World Cup Semifinal Time: Round Up the Usual Suspects Twenty of the world’s best rugby teams have spent the past five weeks knocking the stuffing out of each other, all to confirm what the British bookma...
14:08, 2019-10-25

United States v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the Pool C match in HigashiosakaCheck out all the latest World Cup standingsDrop Richard an email | Tweet @rrjparkin 6.13am BST Win...
07:24, 2019-10-13

Wallabies ease past Samoa in Rugby World Cup warm-up Australia beat Samoa 34-15 after dominant first halfWallabies tune up for Rugby World Cup with six triesDavid Pocock made a successful return as the ...
14:36, 2019-09-07

Australia fixtures at the Rugby World Cup 2019: Possible route to the final Australia look set to progress from Pool D as runners-up and face England in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup....
17:48, 2019-10-07

Rugby World Cup: how the quarter-finalists shape up | Michael Aylwin Ireland and Australia can upset the odds but Japan have probably gone as far as they canSaturday 8.15am, Oita, ITV1 Continue reading......
11:32, 2019-10-14

Japan tries to please Rugby World Cup fans with rethink on tattooed bather ban With thousands of fans heading to Japan for the tournament, hot springs consider lifting traditional curbs on displaying body art Thousands of hot sp...
09:24, 2019-07-08

Australia’s departure for Rugby World Cup delayed by Typhoon Faxai • Japan bracing for record-breaking wind and rain• England are due to fly to Japan on Sunday eveningThe Australian team’s departure for the Rugby Wor...
12:44, 2019-09-08

World Rugby admits concerns over proposed CVC and Six Nations deal • Private equity firm has agreed £300m package in principle• CVC already backs Gallagher Premiership and in Pro14 talksWorld Rugby officials have exp...
13:09, 2019-09-17

South Africa v Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the teams’ final group gameWorld Cup pool permutations: who needs what?And you can email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 1...
12:00, 2019-10-08

Ireland v Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! Updates from the 2pm BST match at the Aviva StadiumRhys Patchell: ‘It’s a long time since I’ve been this excited’Email Lee or tweet @bloodandmud with...
15:08, 2019-09-07

Rugby World Cup: Cheika says Australia must improve discipline after 45-10 win – video Australia head coach Michael Cheika says the Wallabies had an issue with discipline following their 45-10 World Cup victory against Uruguay on Saturd...
16:12, 2019-10-05

Ireland 19-10 Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! Updates from the 2pm BST match at the Aviva StadiumEmail Lee or tweet @bloodandmud with your thoughts 4.09pm BST Warren Gatland gives some thoughts“I...
17:36, 2019-09-07

South Africa 66-7 Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the teams’ final group gameWorld Cup pool permutations: who needs what?And you can email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 1...
14:40, 2019-10-08

Rugby World Cup goes with experienced referees for quarter-finals after criticism Record number of players sent off during pool stageJérôme Garcès to referee England v AustraliaEngland’s Wayne Barnes will take charge of Japan’s qua...
07:36, 2019-10-15

Frenchman Jérôme Garcès to referee Rugby World Cup final Garcès says it is ‘a dream’ to be appointedEngland’s Wayne Barnes will take charge of playoff Jérôme Garcès will referee the Rugby World Cup final be...
06:44, 2019-10-29

Tonga score try with last play to leave USA pointless at Rugby World Cup • Tonga secure bonus-point victory with late Telusa Veainu score• USA finish bottom of Pool C after disappointing second halfTonga came from behind a...
11:24, 2019-10-13

New Zealand fixtures at the Rugby World Cup 2019: Possible route to the final New Zealand are on course to meet Ireland, Scotland or Japan in the quarter-finals later this month after taking control of their pool in the opening...
17:00, 2019-10-07

Rugby World Cup: Scotland v Japan to go ahead but Namibia v Canada off World Rugby rules crucial game can proceed in wake of typhoonWales v Uruguay and USA v Tonga on, Namibia v Canada offThe under-threat Rugby World Cup...
09:16, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup blown wide open by super weekend Very little is certain at this Rugby World Cup. Be it the results, the refereeing, Michael Cheika's motor mouth or even the completion of simple task...
17:44, 2019-09-30

Ireland 19-10 Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – as it happened All the action as Ireland reach number one in the world after victory over a misfiring Wales in Dublin 4.38pm BST That’s your lot from me, look forwa...
19:20, 2019-09-07

Japan hang on to reach Rugby World Cup last eight and send Scotland out • Hosts dazzle before being made to sweat by Scots’ recovery• Kenki Fukuoka scores two tries as Japan top Pool ANo side have lit up this Rugby World ...
15:28, 2019-10-13

South Africa 49-3 Italy: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup pdates from the Pool B game in ShizuokaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts o...
14:16, 2019-10-04

World Rugby throws book at Scotland following war of words over cancellation SRU weighed up legal action if Japan game was called offScotland to be charged with bringing game into disreputeWorld Rugby is taking disciplinary ac...
07:36, 2019-10-15

The ultimate insiders' guide to Japan's Rugby World Cup cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, Olivia Lee asks locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink,...
11:48, 2019-09-17

South Africa 49-3 Italy: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Springboks crush 14-man Italy in unrelenting showingAll the fixtures, tables and results from Japan 1.24pm BST It was billed as a potential banana-sk...
15:00, 2019-10-04

South Africa 66-7 Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened South Africa gave 14-man Canada a sound thrashing to guarantee their place in the quarter-finals 1.41pm BST Right, I’ll be off. Here’s a match report...
15:00, 2019-10-08

Rugby World Cup preparations hit bump with concerns over readiness of pitch Yokohama pitch relaid a month out from first matchOrganisers remain confident of ‘optimal conditions’ Rugby union has never been synonymous with lusc...
03:52, 2019-09-03

South Africa v Italy: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup pdates from the Pool B game in ShizuokaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts o...
11:08, 2019-10-04

Rugby World Cup pool stage could be hit as cyclone heads for Japan • Tropical storm Faxai expected to become a typhoon• World Cup organisers ready to move games aroundA tropical cyclone heading for Tokyo has brought ...
19:32, 2019-09-05

Rugby World Cup 2019 on TV: Channel, coverage guide and pundits The 2019 Rugby World Cup takes place in Japan across six weeks from September 20 until November 2....
16:48, 2019-09-17

South Africa 57-3 Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Our live updates, as they happened, from South Africa’s thrashing of a spirited Namibia 1.09pm BST That’ll do for me today. I’ll be back tomorrow fo...
14:24, 2019-09-28

Rugby World Cup storm row blows up as Scotland consider legal action It is still unclear whether Sunday's vital Pool A clash between hosts Japan and Scotland will become the third World Cup match to fall foul of Typhoo...
12:16, 2019-10-11

New Land Rover Defender 90 delivers Rugby World Cup Trophy News 2 Nov, 2019 Short wheelbase Land Rover Defender 90 delivers the Webb Ellis Trophy at the 2019 Rugby World Cup final...
13:36, 2019-11-02

Wales’ Taulupe Faletau out of Rugby World Cup with broken collarbone • Injury-hit No 8 suffers setback in training and needs surgery• ‘Innocuous training ground incident’ resulted in breakWales will be without one of t...
20:32, 2019-08-01

Super typhoon approaches Japan, some World Cup rugby canceled A super typhoon bore down on Japan on Thursday forcing the cancellation of two rugby World Cup matches and some transport, and threatening to disrupt...
12:24, 2019-10-10

Rugby: Italy out as World Cup games called off for first time due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organizers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament's 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as ...
11:52, 2019-10-10

New Zealanders vent anger at being unable to watch Rugby World Cup New streaming service receives thousands of complaints as All Blacks kick off campaignNew Zealand v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live!Many Ne...
15:12, 2019-09-21

New Zealand 23-13 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened A first-half barrage of 17 points inside five minutes, including tries by George Bridge and Scott Barrett, saw champions New Zealand overcome South A...
14:40, 2019-09-21

New Zealand v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the All Blacks’ opening gameFrance v Argentina – live! | Australia 39-21 FijiAny thoughts? Email or tweet @LukeMcLaughlin 10.13am BST Th...
11:20, 2019-09-21

Scottish Rugby fined £70,000 over Mark Dodson’s World Cup comments • SRU ordered to aplogise for criticism over threat to Japan game• Scottish Rugby to ‘reflect on outcome and consider our options’The Scottish Rugby ...
15:28, 2019-11-07

South Africa v Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the game in Toyota CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Lee or tweet him with your thoughts on the g...
11:32, 2019-09-28

Experienced Wales looking forward to Rugby World Cup match up with Georgia Warren Gatland has named a strong and experienced side after the departure of attack coach Rob Howley.Warren Gatland has handed rookie flanker Aaron ...
07:52, 2019-09-21

Rugby World Cup points 2019: The top try scorers from this year's RWC While winning the Webb Ellis trophy is the ultimate goal for all 20 teams competing at the Rugby World Cup, some of the planet's top finishers will a...
09:28, 2019-09-20

The 10 heaviest players at the Rugby World Cup, and their biggest hits of all time Getty The Rugby World Cup in Japan kicked off earlier this month and runs until November 2. The tournament plays host to 20 of the world's finest ru...
12:08, 2019-09-28

All Blacks omit Owen Franks from Rugby World Cup squad No place for Test centurion Franks on 31-man listFlanker Luke Jacobson a surprise inclusionVeteran prop Owen Franks is the big-name omission as the A...
02:48, 2019-08-28

New Zealand omit Owen Franks from Rugby World Cup squad New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has sprung a surprise by omitting prop Owen Franks from his World Cup squad, while he has gambled on the fitness ...
09:41, 2019-08-28

Rugby World Cup: Japan stun Ireland – video highlights Host country Japan surprised the highest ranked team in the world with a 19-12 final score. The team went from nine points down to win their second m...
13:36, 2019-09-28

South Africa 57-3 Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Japan stun Ireland to pull off another famous upsetAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Lee or tweet him with your thoughts on the ga...
14:04, 2019-09-28

Georgia trounce Uruguay to kickstart Rugby World Cup campaign Georgia 33-7 UruguayGeorgia ran in five tries to climb off the bottom of Pool DUruguay’s Facundo Gattas was sent off late in the gameGeorgia bounced ...
10:00, 2019-09-29

Send them victorious: your complete guide to the Rugby World Cup Final It's crunch time — only 80 minutes separate England from World Cup triumph, and London is revving up for a party. Katie Strick presents a viewer's gu...
19:52, 2019-11-01

Japan determined not to crash out early at home Rugby World Cup • Hosts face tough opening game against Russia on Friday• England first hosts out at group stage four years agoJapan are determined not to be a World...
11:24, 2019-09-18

New Zealand swat Wales aside to win Rugby World Cup bronze final • All Blacks surge to win in Steve Hansen’s final game• We are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent jo...
13:28, 2019-11-01

Rugby World Cup power rankings: breaking down all 20 teams in Japan England, Ireland and Wales are among the throng pushing to challenge New Zealand as the World Cup enters crunch timeNormal service has been resumed. ...
13:24, 2019-10-16

Rugby World Cup final’s TV viewing figures hit 12.8m peak – the best of 2019 • England defeat is most watched sport programme since 2018 • ITV’s broadcast surpasses Line of Duty’s final episode at 12.1mEngland’s Rugby World Cu...
17:08, 2019-11-03