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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 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 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 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 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

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

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

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 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

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

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

England 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

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

‘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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

Scotland query World Rugby misconduct charge after Typhoon Hagibis row Scotland have questioned whether the misconduct charge levelled at them by World Rugby for comments around the possible cancellation of their final W...
11:56, 2019-10-16

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 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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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 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

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 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

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

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

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

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

England 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

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

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

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

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...
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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,...
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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....
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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

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

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

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

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11:48, 2019-09-17

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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

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20:40, 2019-08-29

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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....
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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...
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‘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

Japan 'probably the greatest' tournament, says World Rugby chief Beaumont – video World Rugby chairman Sir Bill Beaumont believes the Japan tournament will ‘probably be remembered as the greatest Rugby World Cup’.“We’ve broken reco...
19:32, 2019-11-03

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

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

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07:20, 2019-09-18

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

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

Japan v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019, quarter-final – live! Rugby World Cup updates as hosts tackle SpringboksRead our Japanese language MBM report of the game!Email your thoughts to Luke here or tweet him her...
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15:24, 2019-10-20

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

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

Rugby World Cup 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 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

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

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

Prince Harry to make first official visit to Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup Final Prince Harry is set to visit Japan Saturday for the 2019 Rugby World Cup Final between England and South Africa, his first official visit there. ...
15:36, 2019-11-01

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

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17:04, 2019-10-04

Rugby World Cup: Wales edge France and South Africa beat Japan – video highlights Wales booked their place in the semi-finals after they squeezed past a 14-man French side after Sébastien Vahaamahina was dismissed for an elbow in t...
16:16, 2019-10-20

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Prince Harry, sans Meghan, makes first official visit to Japan for Rugby World Cup Final Prince Harry arrived in Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup Final between England and South Africa. His wife, Duchess Meghan, did not join him.  ...
15:08, 2019-11-02

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 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

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

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

Rugby World Cup: 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

New Zealand vs Wales, 2019 Rugby World Cup bronze medal match: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h Wales and New Zealand must dust themselves down after Rugby World Cup semi-final heartbreak and prepare for one final test in Japan in Friday's third...
11:28, 2019-10-30

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

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

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

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

Japan vs South Africa result LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals after the Springboks advanced in Tokyo....
14:56, 2019-10-20

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

Japan vs South Africa LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals as Japan take on South Africa in Tokyo....
11:20, 2019-10-20

South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus has big ideas how to stop Japan in Rugby World Cup quarter-final tie There was no mistaking South Africa's intentions as they named their team to face Japan on Sunday a day early: utter forward domination....
11:44, 2019-10-17

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

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

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: Team and player updates ahead of the semi-finals Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we look ahead to the semi-finals in Japan....
12:01, 2019-10-23

'Bring it on' says Billy Vunipola ahead of Rugby World Cup final with South Africa – video England No 8 Billy Vunipola has welcomed South Africa's promise to fight fire with fire by telling them to 'bring it on' ahead of their World Cup fin...
12:20, 2019-10-29

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

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

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

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

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

England 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

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

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

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

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

Greig Laidlaw, former Scotland captain, retires from international rugby • Scrum-half captained side in 39 of 76 international appearances• Third Scotland player to announce retirement since World CupFormer Scotland captai...
14:16, 2019-12-19

Former Scotland rugby captain Tom Smith fighting stage four cancer Former Scotland captain Tom Smith is determined to tackle his fight against cancer head on....
10:24, 2019-11-21

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

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

England vs Scotland at Murrayfield: Three classic rugby matches with the Auld enemy Ahead of Saturday's Six Nations clash between Scotland and England in Edinbugh, Standard Sport takes a look at three classic matches between the two ...
11:20, 2020-02-07

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

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 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

Six Nations 2020 LIVE rugby results: Scotland vs England reaction after Ireland beat Wales Welcome to the Evening Standard's live Six Nations commentary of Scotland vs England and Ireland vs Wales....
21:48, 2020-02-08

Six Nations 2020 LIVE rugby results: Ireland vs Wales latest before Scotland vs England commentary Welcome to the Evening Standard's live Six Nations commentary of Scotland vs England and Ireland vs Wales....
16:56, 2020-02-08

Six Nations 2020 LIVE rugby results: Scotland vs England commentary, Ireland vs Wales latest Welcome to the Evening Standard's live Six Nations commentary of Scotland vs England and Ireland vs Wales....
12:56, 2020-02-08

Scotland vs England, Six Nations rugby 2020 preview: Prediction, starting XVs, odds, live stream, TV, h2h Scotland and England renew hostilities in their latest Calcutta Cup clash on a mouthwatering second Saturday of Six Nations action this afternoon....
12:56, 2020-02-08

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

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

Scotland vs England weather forecast: Six Nations match under threat from Storm Ciara Rugby chiefs are braced for the arrival of Storm Ciara ahead of Saturday's Calcutta Cup clash between Scotland and England at Murrayfield....
13:32, 2020-02-07

Tuilagi a major doubt for Scotland match as Jones sticks with Curry plan • Centre’s groin scan result will be revealed on Tuesday• Eddie Jones opts to stick with Tom Curry as rookie No8England are still sweating on the fit...
23:32, 2020-02-03

Six Nations 2020 LIVE rugby results: Italy vs Scotland, Wales vs France and England vs Ireland latest Welcome to Standard Sport's Six Nations LIVE coverage as Italy host Scotland and Wales battle France....
13:48, 2020-02-22

Six Nations 2020 LIVE rugby results: Italy vs Scotland latest score, Wales vs France build-up Welcome to Standard Sport's Six Nations LIVE coverage as Italy host Scotland and Wales battle France....
17:12, 2020-02-22

Six Nations 2020 LIVE rugby results: England vs Ireland build-up after France beat Wales and Scotland win Welcome to Standard Sport's Six Nations LIVE coverage as we look ahead to England's huge clash with Ireland on Sunday....
20:48, 2020-02-22

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

Six Nations 2020 LIVE rugby results: Scotland vs England latest score and commentary after Ireland beat Wales Welcome to the Evening Standard's live Six Nations commentary of Scotland vs England and Ireland vs Wales....
18:04, 2020-02-08

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

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

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

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

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

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

How to watch a sumo match in Japan A guide to when and how to get tickets to see Japan's heavyweights collide in the ancient sport of sumo....
08:04, 2019-11-27

The Challenge: Japan Skins is coming - and rugby stars are on board "GOLFTV has added an exciting new dimension to the inaugural The Challenge: Japan Skins to finalise its plans for the event, which takes place on Oct...
13:08, 2019-10-18

England's Six Nations fixture against Scotland to go ahead today at Murrayfield England Women are due to meet Scotland at Murrayfield on Monday afternoon after the match was postponed and moved from Glasgow due to Storm Ciara....
13:48, 2020-02-10

Ben Earl named in England Six Nations squad ahead of Scotland clash Saracens' Ben Earl could make his England debut on Saturday after being retained by Eddie Jones in his 25-man squad to face Scotland....
20:56, 2020-02-05

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

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

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

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

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

'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

Uruguay rugby players questioned by police over alleged nightclub assault in Japan The two unnamed players also allegedly punched walls Organising committee says both have expressed regretPolice in Japan have questioned two Uruguay ...
05:32, 2019-10-17

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

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

Six Nations analysis: Assessing where England, Ireland, France, Wales, Scotland and Italy are ahead of break France hold a slender lead at the summit of the Six Nations with Les Blues and Ireland the only teams with two wins from two....
14:56, 2020-02-10

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

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

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

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

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

Two arrested after car 'driven at crowd' leaving Premiership rugby match in Gloucester Two men have been arrested after a car was allegedly driven towards a crowd of fans leaving a Premiership rugby match....
11:40, 2019-10-27

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

'Will there be a nurse on call??' - Goldstein jokes with Jimmy ahead of his NI Open match "Ahead of Jimmy White\u0027s match against Peter Ebdon at the Northern Ireland Open, Andy Goldstein had something to say..."...
12:12, 2019-11-12

I don't want to kill Logan Paul, KSI clarifies ahead of boxing match YouTube star KSI has clarified comments he made ahead of his highly-anticipated boxing match with Logan Paul, saying that he does not want to kill hi...
23:20, 2019-11-08

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

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 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

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

Pellegrini believes he has backing of West Ham players and board ahead of do-or-die match with Southampton Manuel Pellegrini is confident he retains the backing of the West Ham board heading into a crucial match with Southampton on Saturday....
01:12, 2019-12-13

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Japan’s space agency moving ahead with Phobos lander mission Enlarge / An image of Phobos captured by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. (credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona) Japan's space agency ha...
19:24, 2020-02-20

Investors urge Japan to strengthen climate targets ahead of U.N. summit Investors managing $37 trillion in assets urged Japan to slash the country's carbon emissions, saying on Monday that a strong signal from Tokyo could...
20:48, 2020-02-17

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

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

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 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

Jake Paul brutally compares AnEsonGib to chubby snowman ahead of YouTube boxing match Jake Paul and AnEsonGib are facing off in the ring at the end of January as they look to have similar financial success to Logan Paul and KSI...
13:36, 2020-01-07

Coronavirus outbreak prompts Japan to limit public crowds ahead of Olympics "The Tokyo Marathon will not feature members of the public and the Emperor\u0027s birthday celebrations have been cancelled in Japan due to a rise in...
19:36, 2020-02-17

Japan using dogs to conduct ‘anti-terrorism drills’ ahead of 2020 Games During the drill, specially trained Labrador and Beagle dogs sniffed commuters near ticket barriers as officials attempt to balance the need for secu...
21:32, 2019-12-04

Japan Airlines giving away 50,000 round-trip tickets ahead of Olympics — but there's a catch Japan Airlines may just have made your Olympics journey cheaper: The airline is giving away 50,000 round-trip tickets. But there are caveats.  &...
16:00, 2019-12-27

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 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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

England 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

Trevor Noah and Bill Gates make lowkey arrival in Cape Town ahead of charity tennis match Trevor Noah and business magnate and philanthropist, Bill Gates have officially arrived in Cape Town ahead of The Match in Africa....
15:48, 2020-02-06

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

Scotland step closer to becoming first country in world to make sanitary products free for all women Scotland is on the path to become the first country in the world to offer all women period products for free....
12:00, 2020-02-26

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

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

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

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

Rugby World Cup 2019: France 33-9 USA – 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

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

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

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

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

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

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 - 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

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

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

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, 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

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

Ireland's Andy Farrell says there are no hard feeling with England's Eddie Jones ahead of Six Nations rugby clash Ireland boss Andy Farrell insists he does not hold a grudge against England's Eddie Jones ahead of their Six Nations showdown at Twickenham....
17:12, 2020-02-20

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

World Rugby to assess if its policies on transgender players 'are appropriate' Bill Beaumont pledges ‘extensive consultation process’London forum will ‘explore best available evidence’World Rugby plans a comprehensive review of ...
15:48, 2020-02-21

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

Wales 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

Argentina v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Wales coach Neil Jenkins hails legacy of 'rugby god' Warren Gatland ahead of New Zealand farewell clash Neil Jenkins is determined that Wales end "god of the game" Warren Gatland's 11-year reign in style against New Zealand on Friday....
14:36, 2019-10-31

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

New Land Rover Defender 90 to deliver Rugby World Cup Trophy News 2 Nov, 2019 The short wheelbase Land Rover Defender 90 will deliver the Webb Ellis Trophy to the 2019 Rugby World Cup final...
02:00, 2019-11-02

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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Rugby World Cup 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

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

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

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

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

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

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