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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...

Rugby World Cup: Scotland vs Japan match to go ahead

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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

Scotland question World Rugby misconduct charges over Japan match Scottish Rugby query whether action is ‘appropriate’Charges laid after comments about potential cancellationScottish Rugby have questioned whether mi...
08:36, 2019-10-16

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

Scotland vs Japan ON: Pool A decider to go ahead with fans advised to arrive early for Rugby World Cup clash The crunch Rugby World Cup clash between hosts Japan and Scotland will go ahead as scheduled this evening in Yokohama following Saturday's lashing of...
06:20, 2019-10-13

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 rugby team wade through flooded Tokyo stadium ahead of training for crunch Scotland clash The Japan rugby team were forced to wade through a flooded Prince Chichibu Stadium in Tokyo ahead training on Saturday morning....
12:40, 2019-10-12

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

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

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

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

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

Scotland vs Japan latest: Will Rugby World Cup pool decider be moved due to Typhoon Hagibis? Scotland need a bonus-point victory over Japan to be certain of a place in the last eight of the Rugby World Cup....
16:36, 2019-10-12

Scotland vs Japan latest: What happens if Rugby World Cup pool decider is cancelled due to Typhoon Hagibis? Scotland need a bonus-point victory over Japan to be certain of a place in the last eight of the Rugby World Cup....
15:52, 2019-10-12

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

Pool A as it stands: Japan and Scotland battle for Rugby World Cup quarter-final spot Japan and Scotland battle it out with one side progressing to the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals - and the other heading home....
14:00, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup: Japan defeat Scotland, Wales stutter against Uruguay – video highlights Scotland are out of the Rugby World Cup after a stunning 28-21 win by hosts Japan in Yokohama booked a quarter-final against South Africa. Japan were...
17:24, 2019-10-13

Japan vs Scotland LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as Japan take on Scotland....
12:00, 2019-10-13

Japan overcome dogged Russia to win opening Rugby World Cup match • Japan see off tiring Russia after early shock for World Cup hosts• Matsushima hat-trick seals victory after very shaky startThe first Rugby World C...
15:20, 2019-09-20

Japan vs Scotland result LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as Japan take on Scotland....
15:36, 2019-10-13

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

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

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

‘We will not be collateral damage’: Scotland to fight moves to cancel Japan match • SRU’s Dodson promises to fight moves to cancel Japan match• Scotland says cancellation would harm integrity of World CupThe Scottish Rugby Union ch...
11:48, 2019-10-11

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

Scotland exploring legal options to ensure do-or-die Japan fixture goes ahead Scottish Rugby Union (SRU) chief executive Mark Dodson has confirmed the SRU are exploring legal options to ensure there crunch match with Japan goes...
10:44, 2019-10-11

Scottish Rugby boss calls for 24-hour delay to Japan match – video Scottish Rugby chief executive Mark Dodson has asked World Rugby to postpone their pivotal Pool A encounter against host nation Japan by 24 hours rat...
17:52, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis threatens Japan, leads to flight and rugby match cancellations The approaching typhoon is spreading fear especially in Chiba, near Tokyo, which was hit by Typhoon Faxai last month....
21:00, 2019-10-10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Japan holds off Scotland 2-1 at Women’s World Cup RENNES, France (AP) — Mana Iwabuchi had an early goal and then Japan held off a late charge from Scotland for a 2-1 victory on Friday at the Women...
17:56, 2019-06-14

Scotland weigh up legal action as war of words with World Rugby intensifies • SRU ready to challenge decision if Japan game called off• World Rugby calls SRU reaction ‘disappointing’Scotland will consider legal action against...
18:48, 2019-10-11

Japan v Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the game in RennesLi’s volley seals vital victory for China against South AfricaAnd feel free to email Niall or tweet ...
14:12, 2019-06-14

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

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

Scotland blow as flanker Hamish Watson is ruled out of Rugby World Cup with knee injury Hamish Watson has been ruled out of the remainder of the Rugby World Cup with the knee injury he picked up in the first half of Scotland's opening de...
10:01, 2019-09-23

Scotland face punishment from World Rugby over legal threat before Typhoon Hagibis struck Scotland are facing punishment from World Rugby over their Chief Executive Mark Dodson's comments about the potential cancellation of the clash with ...
10:32, 2019-10-15

Rugby World Cup: Scotland beat Samoa 34-0 to secure bonus point – video highlights Scotland secured their first win of the Rugby World Cup with a crucial bonus-point victory over Samoa in Pool A. Despite a poor start with defeat aga...
16:48, 2019-09-30

Scotland’s World Cup hopes hang by a thread after painful defeat by Japan A “terrific” second half in which Shelley Kerr’s Scotland scored what could yet be a vital goal and “finished strongly” was not enough as they slippe...
19:44, 2019-06-14

Scotland vs Samoa LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as Scotland take on Samoa on Monday....
10:32, 2019-09-30

Scotland 34-0 Samoa LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as Scotland take on Samoa on Monday....
14:44, 2019-09-30

Rugby World Cup: Wales survive Fiji scare as Scotland put nine past Russia - video highlights Wales came from 10-0 down to defeat Fiji 29-17 and book their place in the quarter-finals, Scotland set up an eliminator against Japan after routing ...
16:36, 2019-10-09

Scotland vs Russia LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, fixtures and schedule after Argentina win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as Scotland return to Pool A action against Russia....
12:56, 2019-10-09

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Scotland suffer second Rugby World Cup injury blow as Ali Price joins Hamish Watson in heading home Scotland have suffered another World Cup injury blow with lively scrum-half Ali Price ruled out of the tournament with a foot injury....
08:41, 2019-09-24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Wales vs Fiji LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, fixtures and schedule after Scotland thrash Russia Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as Wales take on Fiji....
12:56, 2019-10-09

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

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 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

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

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

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

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, expert picks for Japan vs. Scotland The Soccerbot just locked in picks for Friday's Women's World Cup match between Japan and Scotland....
00:32, 2019-06-14

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, top expert picks for Japan vs. Scotland The Soccerbot just locked in picks for Friday's Women's World Cup match between Japan and Scotland....
13:08, 2019-06-14

Wales vs Fiji result LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, fixtures and schedule after Scotland thrash Russia Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as Wales booked a quarter-final spot with a 29-17 win over Fiji....
17:56, 2019-10-09

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan 30-10 Russia in the opening game – as it happened Kotaro Matsushima ran in a hat-trick as Japan kicked off their Rugby World Cup with a 30-10 victory against Russia in Tokyo 2.26pm BST Thank you for ...
16:00, 2019-09-20

Rugby World Cup squads 2019: All 20 teams in full for the tournament in Japan The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us as 20 teams from across the globe compete to win the sport's biggest prize - the Webb Ellis Cup....
20:40, 2019-08-29

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan v Russia in the opening game – live! Live updates from the first game and opening ceremonyRugby World Cup 2019: the full scheduleAnd you can get in touch with Luke via email or Twitter 1...
12:08, 2019-09-20

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan vs Ireland after Argentina beat Tonga Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, where Argentina face Tonga in today's first match....
08:56, 2019-09-28

Rugby World Cup venues 2019: See the 12 stadiums hosting Japan tournament The 2019 Rugby World Cup begins on September 20, with Japan set to become the first Asian country to hold the global showpiece....
18:40, 2019-08-27

Super typhoon approaches Japan, some World Cup rugby matches 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...
11:52, 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan 30-10 Russia in the opening game – live! Live updates from the first game and opening ceremonyRugby World Cup 2019: the full scheduleAnd you can get in touch with Luke via email or Twitter 2...
15:20, 2019-09-20

Typhoon Hagibis spins Japan's Rugby World Cup into chaos England hotfooted it out of Tokyo today after their match against France on Saturday was one of two to be cancelled as the Rugby World Cup 2019 plung...
14:40, 2019-10-10

An armchair guide to the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan | Barry Glendenning Early-morning kick-offs, a special gizmo in the ITV studio and how to adopt Japanese customs, even while drinkingWhile this year’s Rugby World Cup is...
11:40, 2019-09-20

Spectacular opening ceremony kicks off Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan Japan welcomed the world as they declared the 2019 Rugby World Cup officially open during a spectacular ceremony in Tokyo on Friday....
12:08, 2019-09-20

‘The pressure is on Japan’: Russia seek upset in Rugby World Cup opener • ‘We’ll have enough adrenaline to raise the dead,’ says captain• Friday’s match, in Tokyo, set to be first of 48 sell-outsWhen Japan last played Rus...
13:16, 2019-09-19

Rugby World Cup 2019: opening ceremony and Japan v Russia – live! Live updates from the first game and opening ceremonyRugby World Cup 2019: the full scheduleAnd you can get in touch with Luke via email or Twitter 1...
11:44, 2019-09-20

Japan stun Ireland to pull off another famous Rugby World Cup upset Japan have done it again, this time against the team ranked No 1 in the world just two weeks ago. The hosts came from nine points down to win after p...
11:56, 2019-09-28

Japan vs. Scotland: 2019 Women's World Cup prediction, pick, TV channel, live stream, watch online Neither team won their opener and need points quickly in order to advance out of the group stage...
17:36, 2019-06-13

Japan marks shining moment at Rugby World Cup in wake of Typhoon Hagibis • Newspaper special editions rushed out in Tokyo after victory• Celebratory mood dampened by Typhoon Hagibis death tollJapan awoke on Monday morning,...
14:56, 2019-10-14

Japan Typhoon Hagibis: Path, map and how weather affects Rugby World Cup 2019 Fans fear officials will be forced to cancel more Rugby World Cup matches as Typhoon Hagibis wreaks havoc across the Pacific Ocean....
19:32, 2019-10-10

Bullish Japan rue absence of Johnny Sexton as they plot new Rugby World Cup upset Even before Johnny Sexton had been ruled out of Japan's clash with Ireland, the message coming out of the host nation's camp was loud and clear....
13:44, 2019-09-27

Rugby World Cup game featuring Canadian team cancelled due to Japan typhoon World Rugby issued a statement saying an evacuation order remained in place in the Kamaishi area and there had been landslides and flooding in the vi...
02:32, 2019-10-13

Japan fans celebrate wildly after stunning Ireland in Rugby World Cup – video Rugby unin fans across Japan celebrated wildly after their side's stunning World Cup win against Ireland. The World Cup hosts beat the No 2-ranked Ir...
16:16, 2019-09-28

Rugby World Cup: All Blacks cover up tattoos in Japan to tackle yakuza link With body ink associated with yakuza gangsters, New Zealand’s Rugby World Cup stars are happy to hide their artwork The All Blacks are gamely braving...
07:20, 2019-09-18

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

Japan 30-10 Russia: Kotaro Matsushima scores hat-trick as hosts win Rugby World Cup opener A hat-trick from wing Kotaro Matsushima helped Japan recover from a nightmare start to their World Cup-hosting debut and secure a 30-10 bonus-point w...
14:48, 2019-09-20

Japan ease past Russia after nervy Rugby World Cup start – video highlights Kotaro Matsushima scored a hat-trick as hosts Japan got their World Cup campaign started with a 30-10 win against Russia.Underdogs Russia took an ear...
18:52, 2019-09-20

Rugby World Cup: tournament in question as Japan braces for super Typhoon Hagibis – live Pool deciders under threat from one of most violent super typhoons in recent history England v France and Japan v Scotland could be affectedFull stor...
04:48, 2019-10-10

Fifa Women's World Cup 2019: England vs Argentina, Japan vs Scotland TV channel, live updates and team news England return to action at the 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup on Friday when they face Argentina in Le Havre....
10:12, 2019-06-14

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

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 opening ceremony 2019 LIVE: Japan launch RWC with celebration of ancient culture A sold-out Tokyo Stadium will be treated to a celebration of both modern and ancient Japanese culture during the Rugby World Cup opening ceremony thi...
09:28, 2019-09-20

Japan vs Samoa 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 the hosts target a second straight win....
11:48, 2019-10-05

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

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

Japan sure to be sensational Rugby World Cup hosts as New Zealand face South Africa on thrilling first weekend This will be a different sort of Rugby World Cup. We know that already, before a ball or body has been thrown in anger....
17:36, 2019-09-19

Japan 19-12 Ireland: Hosts stun Irish with win that tops their Brighton Miracle at 2015 Rugby World Cup Japan stunned Ireland at the Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa to maintain their winning start to Rugby World Cup and take control of Pool A....
11:24, 2019-09-28

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 2019: South Africa vs Namibia after Japan stun Ireland, Argentina beat Tonga Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, where Japan face Ireland in today's second match....
12:48, 2019-09-28

Typhoon Hagibis path update: Biggest rainfall in 60 years set to hit Japan as Rugby World Cup matches cancelled The biggest rainfall in 60 years is set to hit Japan as Typhoon Hagibis closes in on the island nation....
10:00, 2019-10-11

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

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

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

Japan vs South Africa, 2019 Rugby World Cup quarter-final: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h Host nation Japan have a tall order ahead if they are to continue their World Cup fairytale as they meet South Africa for a place in the last four in...
21:52, 2019-10-15

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

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

Japan vs Ireland LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 live commentary stream, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, where Japan face Ireland in today's second match....
07:44, 2019-09-28

Feliciano Lopez 'absolutely denies' match-fixing link ahead of Andy Murray doubles match-up Feliciano Lopez has launched a fierce denial of any link to match-fixing and said he hopes the controversy will not overshadow Andy Murray's return t...
19:20, 2019-06-19

Japan v Scotland: LIVE updates "Join us for live coverage of the Women\u0027s World Cup match between Japan and Scotland."...
14:32, 2019-06-14

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

Japan edge battling Scotland as VAR controversy mars win "Japan scored twice in the first half in a 2-1 win over Scotland, a result that leaves Shelley Kerr\u0027s side\u0027 hopes hanging by a thread at th...
17:08, 2019-06-14

Talk of legal action by Scotland 'undermines' Japanese rugby's hard work, says coach Jamie Joseph fires up at reports of legal proceedingsSunday’s game with Scotland under threat from typhoonJamie Joseph has hit out at Scotland for th...
09:36, 2019-10-11

Japan’s late bonus from Matsushima against Samoa hurts Scotland • Hosts now have three wins and 14 points in Pool A• Qualification to be settled against Scotland in final gameKotaro Matsushima scored a bonus-point...
20:24, 2019-10-05

Former rugby star Christian Scotland-Williamson wants Pittsburgh Steelers roster spot one year after NFL switch Former rugby union star Christian Scotland-Williamson says he is targeting a spot on the Pittsburgh Steelers roster as he begins his second year as a...
09:20, 2019-05-03

Hamish Watson blow and Ali Price worry add to Scotland’s woes in Japan • Edinburgh flanker Watson out of World Cup with knee injury• Calf injury rules out Springboks prop Trevor NyakaneGregor Townsend’s Scotland have suf...
15:32, 2019-09-23

Japan’s late bonus against Samoa from Kotaro Matsushima hurts Scotland • Hosts now have three wins and 14 points in Pool A• Qualification to be settled against Scotland next weekendKotaro Matsushima scored a bonus-point ...
16:12, 2019-10-05

Scotland 66-0 Russia: George Horne scores hat-trick as Scots set up do-or-die Japan clash Scotland hammered Russia 61-0 as they claimed the crucial World Cup bonus-point win that tees up a do-or-die showdown with Japan on Sunday....
12:56, 2019-10-09

Scotland 61-0 Russia: George Horne scores hat-trick as Scots set up do-or-die Japan clash Scotland secured a bonus-point victory over Russia this morning to keep their Rugby World Cup journey alive, but their tournament future remains at t...
10:12, 2019-10-11

Joseph aims fire at Scotland over legal threat as Japan vow to do talking on pitch Jamie Joseph fires up at reports of legal proceedingsSunday’s game with Scotland under threat from typhoonJamie Joseph has hit out at Scotland for th...
10:08, 2019-10-11

RAF serviceman dies after sustaining injury in rugby league match • Scott Stevenson hurt in inter-services game against the army• ‘This is tragic and heartbreaking news,’ says RFL chiefAn RAF senior aircraftman has ...
00:48, 2019-09-17

Charity Everest rugby match breaks record for highest ever A group of rugby players, including former internationals, has taken part in a record-breaking charity match held 20,771ft (6,331m) up Mount Everest....
12:56, 2019-05-07

Japan 28-21 Scotland: Hosts fend off Scottish fightback in thriller to set up quarter-final clash with South Africa To even travel to this game, for so long a standout fixture of this World Cup pool stage, under perfect blue skies made it easy to forget all that we...
15:00, 2019-10-13

'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

Wallaroos thrash Japan to secure comfortable rugby Test series win Australia beat Japan 46-3 at North Sydney OvalCaptain and No 8 Grace Hamilton scores hat-trick Australia completed a predictable series sweep of Japa...
00:40, 2019-07-20

High fives and Guinness as Japan celebrates latest rugby shock Delight as host nation’s win over Ireland lights up the World CupIn the end, as ecstatic Japanese rugby fans celebrated their team’s first victory ov...
00:40, 2019-09-29

History makers: the origins of Japan’s 150-year love affair with rugby Japan has been enjoying rugby long before the World Cup arrives on its shores but its history is blurred by urban mythsOn 31 March 2016, an urgent ca...
13:04, 2019-09-14

Rugby: Octopuses predict Japan will beat Ireland but not reach knockouts Two octopuses in Obira, on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, have predicted the hosts of the Rugby World Cup will not progress from their poo...
12:48, 2019-09-13

Typhoon Hagibis Could Match Fury of 1958 Storm That Killed 1,200 in Japan Forecasters say Chiba Prefecture, which was battered by a typhoon last month and is still recovering, is in the direct path of the powerful storm....
07:40, 2019-10-11

Japan braces for typhoon that could match ferocity of deadly 1958 storm A powerful typhoon is forecast to bring up to 30 inches of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area and Japan’s Pacific coast this weekend, and the ...
20:52, 2019-10-11

Efficient hosts Japan relish tackling rugby's biggest tournament The kilometre-long queue outside the Kitakyushu Stadium on Monday afternoon told you all you needed to know about how Japan will embrace this World C...
17:36, 2019-09-19

Colorado Rapids match to go ahead as scheduled despite plague Rapids cancel fireworks due to plague-infested fleas in areaMatch will go ahead as scheduled despite local health scareThe Colorado Rapids have annou...
22:12, 2019-08-02

Looking Ahead - May 20, 2019 - Japan Q1 GDP Report (EWJ) First quarter GDP growth in the U.S. was better than expected, but what about in Japan? Market part...
17:32, 2019-05-17

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

England fans given booze warning ahead of Czech Republic match England football team supporters have been warned that local police will be particularly vigilant in identifying drunk fans ahead of tomorrow's Euro ...
15:40, 2019-10-10

Champions League final: At least six Brits arrested ahead of Saturday's match At least six Brits were arrested in Madrid before Saturday's Champions League final, according to police, including one man accused of performing a s...
17:08, 2019-06-02

Looking Ahead - May 22, 2019 - Japan Trade Balance Report (EWJ) Trade balance reports are watched closely as a gauge of the potential ripple effects of the tariff s...
18:24, 2019-05-21

Earthquake strikes Japan ahead of Trump visit An earthquake rocked parts of Japan near Tokyo just before President Trump arrived in the country on Saturday....
16:40, 2019-05-25

Bills release ex-rugby player Christian Wade ahead of final NFL roster cutdowns What began as a long shot turned into much better odds, but still wasn't enough to land him a roster seat...
02:08, 2019-09-01

West Ham injury news: Michail Antonio to have scan ahead of Norwich City match Michail Antonio will have a scan on Friday to discover the extent of his hamstring injury....
16:24, 2019-08-29

Trudeau meets with U.K., Japan prime ministers ahead of G7 summit It's in spite of that superheated atmosphere that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hoping to build consensus on the virtues of free trade and strengt...
20:56, 2019-08-24

More Hong Kong protests planned ahead of G-20 Japan summit HONG KONG (AP) — Leaders of recent protests in Hong Kong say they plan more demonstrations for Wednesday, hoping to draw the attention of world leade...
09:36, 2019-06-24

Earthquake strikes Tokyo ahead of Trump’s visit to Japan President Trump’s trip to Japan started with a bang – a magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered near the golf course where he and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...
16:16, 2019-05-25

Japan, China agree to boost relations ahead of Xi visit TOKYO (AP) — Japan and China have agreed to boost their relations ahead of a planned visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to Japan in June, his firs...
13:28, 2019-05-17

Big plastic user Japan fights waste ahead of G-20 summit TOKYO (AP) — Japan has a plastic problem. Almost everything, from single bananas to individual pieces of vegetables, pastries, pens and cosmetics is ...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Boris Johnson calls for renewal of 'ties that bind UK' ahead of visit to Scotland Prime Minister Boris Johnson is calling for a renewal of "the ties that bind our United Kingdom" as he travels to Scotland to announce a £300 million...
23:56, 2019-07-28

England v Scotland: Women's World Cup LIVE "Follow LIVE updates as England and Scotland clash at the women\u0027s World Cup in France."...
17:44, 2019-06-09

Noel Gallagher: Scotland is 'like a third world country' Noel Gallagher has intensified his feud with Lewis Capaldi by saying Scotland "is like a third world country"....
00:04, 2019-07-12

Scotland claim World Cup glory in Wuxi "Scotland have won the World Cup for the first time since 1996 with John Higgins and Stephen Maguire combining to end host nation China’s hopes."...
17:52, 2019-06-30

England beats neighbor Scotland 2-1 to open World Cup NICE, France (AP) — Ellen White got England off to a winning start at the Women’s World Cup, curling in a shot to give the 2015 semifinalists a...
20:20, 2019-06-09

Corsie to skipper Scotland in Women's World Cup debut "Scotland\u0027s Rachel Corsie will captain the World Cup debutants in next month\u0027s women\u0027s tournament but versatile Arsenal player Emma M...
17:04, 2019-05-15

Fowl ref! Scotland bring out the rubber chickens at World Cup Scotland's hopes of reaching the last 16 at their maiden women's World Cup were dented by defeat to England in their opener but they have responded b...
09:44, 2019-06-13

England v Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the 17.00 BST kick-offBronze: ‘I scored a couple of goals and my life changed overnight’Send your emails to Gregg here ...
17:08, 2019-06-09

Scotland v Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleJapan v England – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Barry or tweet him @bglenden...
20:16, 2019-06-19

Scotland land at World Cup in better shape and in executive style • Judy Murray and Steve Clarke delivered pep talks beforehand• We’ve got a better style of play, says full-back Nicola DochertyIt is safe to assume N...
23:56, 2019-06-06

England concern as Adil Rashid and Jofra Archer join injury list ahead of crunch India match Adil Rashid has rejoined England's list of injury concerns ahead of their vital World Cup clash against India on Sunday....
14:32, 2019-06-26

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy to face off in high-stakes 'skins' match in Japan Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods will face off in a high-stakes skins game alongside Hideki Matsuyama and Jason Day in Japan....
11:52, 2019-09-19

Kim Little urges Scotland to show natural ability at Women’s World Cup • Arsenal star says team learnt from defeat by England• Scotland face Japan in next Group D game on FridayKim Little has said she felt Scotland showe...
17:00, 2019-06-10

Scotland crash out of Women’s World Cup after dramatic Argentina comeback Scotland crashed out of the World Cup in dramatic style after throwing away a three-goal lead against Argentina. They looked to be cruising but a fiv...
00:44, 2019-06-20

Phil Neville calls for bravery in World Cup opener against Scotland England’s manager wants his side to take risks in an intriguing World Cup opener in NicePhil Neville takes his seat at a near-deserted beachside rest...
23:44, 2019-06-08

Scotland Women's World Cup squad for France 2019 – in pictures Analysis of the 23 players on their way to France for the 2019 World Cup. Continue reading......
16:12, 2019-05-15

Scotland strive to avoid World Cup slip-ups with shampoo-soaked balls Thunderstorm forecast for Scotland v Ireland game15,000 people turn up for Wales open training sessionScotland have brushed up their act before Sunda...
14:32, 2019-09-16

Disjointed England hang on to beat Scotland and open World Cup campaign with a win "Women’s World Cup, Allianz Riviera – England 2 (Parris 14 pen, White 40) Scotland 1 (Emslie 79)"...
20:12, 2019-06-09

Scotland knocked out of Women's World Cup after Argentina VAR penalty drama Scotland's World Cup dreams ended in heartbreaking fashion as they drew 3-3 with Argentina following a dramatic late penalty decision....
23:08, 2019-06-19

Women’s World Cup: Arsenal’s Emma Mitchell left out of Scotland squad • Durham’s Zoe Ness also misses out on place for tournament• Captain Rachel Corsie will lead squad at their first World CupArsenal’s Women’s Super Le...
14:44, 2019-05-15

Scotland survive Khadija Shaw’s class to leave for World Cup in fine spirits • Women’s International Friendly: Scotland 3-2 Jamaica• Cuthbert 30, Weir 35, Howard 68; Shaw 15 49Scotland’s women will head to the World Cup having...
23:32, 2019-05-28

Noel Gallagher brands Scotland a 'third-world country' in vicious row with Lewis Capaldi NOEL Gallagher has hit out again at Lewis Capaldi's motherland and took a swipe at his looks....
14:16, 2019-07-11

Record crowd set to give Scotland send-off for Women’s World Cup | Ewan Murray Shelley Kerr’s side face Jamaica at Hampden on Tuesday in a friendly expected to set a record for a women’s game in ScotlandShelley Kerr’s depiction ...
23:56, 2019-05-27

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

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

World Cup typhoon chaos as England, All Blacks games cancelled - Scotland face elimination "Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled Saturday\u0027s game between England and France as well as New Zealand\u0027s match against Italy due to t...
12:28, 2019-10-10

England 2 Scotland 1 analysis: Work to do for Phil Neville as VAR controversy hurts World Cup debutants England Women got their World Cup campaign off to a winning start against Scotland, thanks to a helping hand from the VAR, but coach Phil Neville wil...
21:00, 2019-06-09

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

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 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

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

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 - 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

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

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 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

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

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

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

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, top expert picks for England vs. Scotland The Soccerbot model is up 2,000 percent on its picks and just locked in plays for Sunday's Women's World Cup match between England and Scotland....
16:36, 2019-06-09

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, expert picks for England vs. Scotland The Soccerbot model is up 2,000 percent on its picks and just locked in plays for Sunday's Women's World Cup match between England and Scotland....
18:52, 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, expert picks for Scotland vs. Argentina The Soccerbot is up 2,000 on bookmakers' closing odds and just locked in Argentina vs. Scotland picks...
00:32, 2019-06-19

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, top expert picks for Scotland vs. Argentina The Soccerbot is up 2,000 on bookmakers' closing odds and just locked in Argentina vs. Scotland picks...
16:32, 2019-06-19

Ireland’s Bundee Aki ruled out of World Cup by three-match ban • Aki fails to overturn red card for high tackle against Samoa• Sexton urges Ireland to peak against All Blacks in quarter-final Ireland’s Bundee Aki...
17:20, 2019-10-14

Marta ruled out for Brazil’s first World Cup match GRENOBLE, France (AP) — Marta has been ruled out for Brazil’s opening match at the Women’s World Cup because of a left thigh injury. The ...
00:48, 2019-06-09

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Women's World Cup match breaks TV audience record England’s victory over Scotland attracted average audience of 4.6 million viewers to BBC OneWomen’s football is now more popular than cricket – at le...
18:16, 2019-06-10

Sunday’s US win most-watched Women’s World Cup group match The Americans’ 3-0 win over Chile set a record for the most-watched group-stage Women’s World Cup match on U.S. English-language television...
00:36, 2019-06-18

Serbia rout Angola in opening match in World Cup "The basketball World Cup heavyweights opened got their campaigns on the right track as Serbia romped to a 105-59 win over Angola."...
21:00, 2019-08-31

India-New Zealand 3rd match abandoned at Cricket World Cup NOTTINGHAM, England (AP) — India and New Zealand came to Nottingham unbeaten and will leave unbeaten after their Cricket World Cup group match was ab...
16:48, 2019-06-13

Italian astronaut to watch World Cup match from space Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano will be cheering on his team from space when they take on South Africa in their pivotal Rugby World Cup clash....
14:24, 2019-10-03

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Fifa Women's World Cup 2019: England vs Scotland prediction, TV, lineups, odds, live stream, tickets England take on old rivals Scotland in their opening match of the 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup....
12:56, 2019-06-09

England thrash Afghanistan by nine wickets in World Cup warm-up match • Afghanistan 160 all-out; England 161-1• Roy hits unbeaten 89 in nine-wicket winEngland romped to a walkover victory in their final World Cup warmup...
17:36, 2019-05-27

First woman named to world panel of cricket match referees DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Indian became the first woman to be appointed to the international panel of cricket match referees. The Interna...
14:12, 2019-05-14

Venus Williams is coming to The Bronx for World TeamTennis match When the New York Empire from World TeamTennis gets its season underway, it will feature some star-studded matches. Venus Williams and the Washington...
20:00, 2019-05-21

England’s Jason Roy ruled out of Cricket World Cup match against Australia • Opener has not recovered from hamstring injury• Roy hopes to be fit for India match on SundayJason Roy has been ruled out of Tuesday’s World Cup ma...
12:48, 2019-06-24

MCC urges members to buy tickets for Pakistan-Bangladesh World Cup match • Only half of pavilion tickets sold for Friday’s group stage game• Empty seats ‘risk damaging the club’s global reputation’MCC members have received...
02:48, 2019-07-03

South Africa fixtures at the Rugby World Cup 2019: Possible route to the final Should they get out of their pool, South Africa could yet face Japan, Scotland or Ireland in the last eight of the Rugby World Cup....
10:09, 2019-10-08

Nations Championship proposals face World Rugby deadline of Friday • Governing body needs unanimous support of 10 major unions• France omit Bastareaud from World Cup preparationsLeading rugby nations face a deadline ...
17:24, 2019-06-18

David Pocock closing on Wallabies return with Rugby World Cup in sight Flanker could play role in Rugby ChampionshipCalf injury forced 31-year-old’s Super Rugby retirementWallabies coach Michael Cheika has backed injured...
09:36, 2019-07-04

David Pocock to end Test rugby career after Wallabies' World Cup tilt Flanker says it is good to be ‘finishing up’ with Will Genia31-year-old has played 77 Tests for Australia to dateAustralia forward David Pocock has c...
09:32, 2019-09-06

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 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

Premiership clubs agree early release of players for Rugby World Cup • Decision follows changes to World Rugby player insurance rules• Wales among countries to benefit for pre-tournament friendliesWales and Scotland ar...
22:04, 2019-05-23

World Rugby scraps plans for Nations Championship due to lack of support • Project dead after ‘lack of consensus on key issues’• Six Nations unions resistant to idea of promotion and relegationGlobal rugby union is braced ...
21:28, 2019-06-19

Rugby World Cup chiefs now slammed for state of Ireland vs Samoa pitch Rugby World Cup organisers once again came under fire this morning due to the state of pitch for Ireland's match with Samoa on Saturday....
12:16, 2019-10-11

Devin Toner is shock omission from Ireland Rugby World Cup squad • Leinster lock has been regular choice under Joe Schmidt• Jean Kleyn has been given the nod ahead of TonerDevin Toner has been confirmed as the shoc...
19:08, 2019-09-02

James O'Connor ruled out of Australia's Rugby World Cup clash with Uruguay O’Connor suffered a corked muscle in trainingSamu Kerevi comes into the team as a replacementThe Wallabies have suffered their first notable injury o...
07:00, 2019-10-05

Eddie Jones keen to capitalise on local knowledge at Rugby World Cup England fine-tuning for in humid conditionsJones: ‘Everyone is ready to start work now’Eddie Jones has claimed Japan’s sweltering conditions will giv...
10:20, 2019-09-14

France players told to ‘kick the coaches out’ for Rugby World Cup success • Toulon president tells players to take control• Reports in France suggests fall-out between captain and coachFrance players must “kick the coaches ...
18:08, 2019-10-08

Argentina 47-17 USA: Los Pumas clinch 2023 Rugby World Cup spot with convincing win Argentina secured automatic qualification for the 2023 Rugby World Cup after brushing aside the USA 47-17 in their final match in Kumagaya....
12:56, 2019-10-09

All Blacks lose Luke Jacobson for Rugby World Cup after concussion diagnosis Loose forward has developed delayed symptoms Versatile Shannon Frizell brought into squadAll Blacks loose forward Luke Jacobson has been ruled out of...
10:08, 2019-09-13

Italy’s Parisse hits out at ‘ridiculous’ All Blacks cancellation at Rugby World Cup • Italy veteran angered by World Rugby decision• ‘If NZ needed four or five points it would not be cancelled’Sergio Parisse has hit out at World Rugb...
13:08, 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup: 10-try South Africa beat Canada 66-7 – video highlights South Africa have secured a quarter-final spot after a 10-try demolition of Canada. The Canadians were down to 14 men for the majority of the match a...
16:40, 2019-10-08

World Cups rebranded in effort to achieve gender neutrality in rugby • Gender will be no longer included in tournament names• World Rugby calls move ‘ultimate statement of equality’World Rugby has rebranded its men’s a...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Rugby World Cup: Ireland thrash Samoa to make it to last eight – video highlights Ireland eased into the World Cup quarter-finals with a seven-try win over Samoa in Fukuoka. Ireland had to play over half the match with 14 men after...
19:04, 2019-10-12

Cory Hill named in Wales Rugby World Cup squad despite leg fracture • Dragons lock has not played since February• Patchell also selected while Evans and Lee miss outCory Hill has been named in Wales’ 31-man World Cup ...
16:44, 2019-09-01

We fell short this time,but a USA World Cup could send rugby skywards | Will Hooley Japan’s ascent shows the value of hosting the tournament and the United States has the potential to do the sameFor some of us the 2019 World Cup is a...
17:44, 2019-10-15

Rugby World Cup 2019 fixtures: Schedule, TV channel and kick-off times The Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with this year's edition heading to Japan - the first time it has been held in Asia....
08:32, 2019-08-15

It's been a super start to the World Cup... but the rugby has played a small part so far To say the host nation is utterly gripped by its Rugby World Cup would be a great stretch but so far Japan is putting on one hell of a party....
16:32, 2019-09-26

Rugby World Cup: Key moments as New Zealand, France and Australia win – video highlights George Bridge’s try was crucial as New Zealand overcame South Africa, while Camille Lopez kicked the winning drop goal as France beat Argentina, and ...
16:56, 2019-09-21

Michael Cheika hits out at World Rugby as Wallabies ring changes for Wales Australia coach angered by Reece Hodge banBernard Foley returns to partner Will Genia Michael Cheika launched a stinging attack on World Rugby follow...
07:48, 2019-09-27

Wales attempt to steady ship after Rob Howley bombshell at Rugby World Cup WRU knew about suspected betting breach a week agoThe ‘devastated’ assistant coach has returned homeThe Welsh Rugby Union have revealed they were fir...
09:41, 2019-09-18

Italy 48-7 Canada: Pool B leaders score seven tries in second successive Rugby World Cup win Italy remain top of Pool B at the Rugby World Cup after brushing aside Canada to record their second consecutive bonus-point victory....
12:08, 2019-09-26

New Zealand 23-13 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live reaction! Updates from the All Blacks’ opening gameFrance 23-21 Argentina | Australia 39-21 FijiAny thoughts? Email or tweet @LukeMcLaughlin 12.57pm BST Bryan ...
14:04, 2019-09-21

Uruguay's historic 30-27 Rugby World Cup victory over Fiji – video highlights It was the first time in 16 years that Uruguay were on the winning side as they pulled off a historic 30-27 victory over Fiji in Kamaishi. When the ...
12:40, 2019-09-25

Rugby World Cup 2019 results and tables: Groups, scores and RWC standings The 2019 Rugby World Cup takes place in Japan this autumn, with 20 teams battling for global supremacy across six weeks in the first tournament to he...
15:16, 2019-09-20

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

Rugby World Cup: flying start for Wales in 43-14 win over Georgia – video highlights Wales's World Cup journey got off to a flying start in a 43-14 win over Georgia at Toyota City Stadium. Warren Gatland's men ran in four tries to lea...
17:08, 2019-09-23

Rugby World Cup 2019 results LIVE: France vs USA, New Zealand vs Canada Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we head towards the business end of the pool stage....
09:12, 2019-10-02

Rugby World Cup: best bits as Samoa beat Russia 34-9 – video highlights Samoa’s start to the Rugby World Cup got off to a good start as they eased past a battling Russia side 34-9. Three tries in eight minutes at the star...
16:24, 2019-09-24

We fell short this time, but a USA World Cup could send rugby skywards | Will Hooley Japan’s ascent shows the value of hosting the tournament, and the United States has the potential to do the sameFor some of us the 2019 World Cup is ...
16:52, 2019-10-15

Steve Hansen says World Rugby will alter HIA process after Cane debacle • Flanker missed second half despite passing half-time HIA test• ‘They’ve modified it which is great, good response’The All Blacks coach, Steve Hanse...
16:28, 2019-09-22

Fiji 27-30 Uruguay: First shock of Rugby World Cup as Los Teros edge thriller Uruguay produced a major World Cup upset as they secured a shock 30-27 defeat of woeful Pool D rivals Fiji on a poignant day in Kamaishi....
09:20, 2019-09-25

Johnny Sexton urges Ireland to peak against All Blacks at Rugby World Cup • Fly-half urges his side to produce top form in quarter-final• Bundee Aki faces disciplinary hearing after Samoa red cardJohnny Sexton has questione...
13:56, 2019-10-14

Wales’ first-half blitz ensures victory over Georgia in Rugby World Cup • One-sided half resulted in Wales leading 29-0 at half-time• Georgia fought back after interval and edged third-quarterWales had to replace their at...
15:32, 2019-09-23

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

New chapter of world’s first novel discovered in Japan The world’s oldest novel is now a little bit longer after a whole new chapter of the volume was discovered in Japan. The writing, from the 11th...
16:28, 2019-10-12

Japan Arrive At The World Cup With A New Look And Something To Prove The USA’s top nemesis in the Women’s World Cup comes into 2019 with plenty of questions to answer, despite winning it all in 2011 and placing second ...
23:32, 2019-06-08

Team World take Laver Cup lead as Sock and Isner win double's match "Jack Sock and John Isner came from a set down to beat Roger Federer and Stefan Tsitsipas 5-7, 6-4, 10-8, in the double\u0027s at the Laver Cup on Su...
15:12, 2019-09-22

USA vs Chile: How to watch, live stream 2019 Women’s World Cup match After stirring controversy with their 13-0 blowout win over Thailand on Tuesday, the U.S Women’s National Team takes the next step in its World Cup t...
13:12, 2019-06-16

Fritz shocks Thiem to put Team World within one match of Laver Cup victory "Taylor Fritz beat Dominic Thiem 7-5, 6-7 (3-7) 10-5, in dramatic style on Sunday to put his team just one match away from their first Laver Cup vict...
17:16, 2019-09-22

USA vs Thailand: How to watch, live stream 2019 Women’s World Cup match The United States Women’s National Team kicks off their 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup campaign against Thailand on Tuesday afternoon. The United States...
16:20, 2019-06-11

England poised to leave out Billy Vunipola for France World Cup match • Mark Wilson stands by after Vunipola undergoes ankle scan• Super Typhoon Hagibis puts key World Cup matches at riskEngland will not take a risk wit...
10:24, 2019-10-08

Erling Braut Håland breaks U-20 World Cup record with nine goals in one match Norwegian’s father is former Man City player Alf-IngeEighteen-year-old is eligible to play for England It’s perhaps not a surprise that Norway’s Erli...
00:24, 2019-05-31

Liverpool to play December ‘test’ match in Qatar for 2022 World Cup • Liverpool head for Gulf in Club World Cup • Qatar’s facilities to be given World Cup dry runFifa has awarded Qatar the next two Club World Cups, fo...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano to watch World Cup match from space Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano will be watching Friday’s Pool B match from the International Space Station as it orbits some 250 miles above the ea...
17:44, 2019-10-04

German football teams smash world record for longest match Two teams from southwestern Germany played a 168-hour game from May 29 to June 5 that ended in a draw. The match already surpassed the previous recor...
23:56, 2019-06-05

Carli Lloyd On Playing Every Single Match And Winning The World Cup: "It Sucked" Leave it to Carli Lloyd to win the World Cup at 37 years of age, appearing in every match as the team’s crucial super-sub and performing the role wit...
22:48, 2019-10-15

Cricket World Cup 2019 schedule and fixtures: ICC match dates and times The 2019 Cricket World Cup takes place in England and Wales this summer, with the ten finest one-day sides on the planet battling it out to be crowne...
13:48, 2019-05-28

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

Michael Cheika bites back at Eddie Jones before Rugby World Cup quarters Wallabies coach dismisses Jones’ ‘typhoon gods’ commentAustralia and England to meet unless Uruguay beat WalesThe old Randwick rivalry has reignited ...
07:20, 2019-10-12

South Africa reveal scope of random drug testing at Rugby World Cup Coach Matt Proudfoot: ‘six to eight players are tested a week’ Proudfoot defends image of SA rugby after failed summer testsSouth Africa’s forwards c...
13:09, 2019-09-17

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

USA 19-31 Tonga: Second-half fightback ensures Sea Eagles finish Rugby World Cup on a high Tonga produced an impressive second-half comeback to beat the United States 31-19 and avoid finishing bottom of Rugby World Cup Pool C....
10:12, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup group-stage deciders threatened by Super Typhoon Hagibis • Organisers may be forced to cancel England and Scotland games• Games cancelled due to weather count as scoreless drawsEngland and Scotland’s World ...
15:00, 2019-10-08

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

Take a bow: Rugby World Cup teams charm Japanese hosts by copying local custom All Blacks, Ireland and Wales win enthusiastic response from hosts with ‘gesture of respect’ to crowds after their gamesJapan’s rugby players have di...
06:00, 2019-09-26

Adam Ashley-Cooper and Jordan Petaia make Wallabies cut for Rugby World Cup Veteran joins bolter Jordan Petaia on plane to JapanDavid Pocock makes squad despite injury concernsEvergreen Adam Ashley-Cooper and fledgling Jordan...
01:44, 2019-08-23

Rugby World Cup 2019 fixtures and schedule: Plus odds, tickets, predictions, TV coverage and more The Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with this year's edition heading to Japan - the first time it has been held in Asia....
17:08, 2019-09-16

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

Argentina vs USA LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as Argentina take on the United States in Pool C....
12:56, 2019-10-09