Rugby World Cup

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Guardian sport

02, Dec, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Rugby Australia must ensure 2027 World Cup windfall is a bonus not a lifeline
Rather than a short-term financial fix, the showpiece event should leave a legacy which will help to secure the code’s future

Bret Harris

26, Nov, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Australia call to host 2027 Rugby World Cup for ‘good of global game’
World Rugby is being urged to help bridge the widening north-south financial divide by confirming Australia as the host nation of the 2027 men’s Rugby World Cup

Robert Kitson

10, Nov, 2021 @6:04 PM

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USA Rugby World Cup bid faces first big test with All Blacks game in DC
Around 50,000 fans are expected at the home of the Washington Football Team for what the host union hopes will be a taste of men’s and women’s events to come

Martin Pengelly

22, Oct, 2021 @7:30 AM

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World Rugby to ban red-green kit clashes to help colour-blind fans
World Rugby will ban red-green kit clashes for the 2027 World Cup to help people with colour vision deficiency

David Tindall

06, Oct, 2021 @2:03 PM

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RFU confirms England plan to bid for 2031 Rugby World Cup
The RFU confirmed its intention to bid for the 2031 Rugby World Cup as part of a long-term vision designed to ensure England are consistently ranked in the top two

Gerard Meagher

14, Sep, 2021 @4:15 PM

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US Rugby World Cup bid for 2027, 29 and 31 includes NFL and college stadiums
USA Rugby proceeds to candidate phase after feasibility study as sources say World Rugby leans to Australia and US for ’27 and ’31

Martin Pengelly in New York

10, Jun, 2021 @2:26 PM

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Rugby World Cup 2023 ticket strategy to remain despite fan frustration
Organisers of the Rugby World Cup will continue with their ticket sales strategy for the 2023 tournament despite the frustration of fans

Robert Kitson

16, Mar, 2021 @6:23 PM

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Home nations weigh up joint bid for 2031 Rugby World Cup
The four home nations could team up for a joint bid to host the 2031 Rugby World Cup

Gerard Meagher

01, Feb, 2021 @6:17 PM

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Rugby World Cup draw whets appetite for France serving up a classic in 2023
Even three years out, France 2023 promises much with the hosts among the contenders looking to topple the Springboks

Robert Kitson

14, Dec, 2020 @10:00 PM

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Rugby World Cup 2023 draw: England in pool with Japan and Argentina – as it happened
Ireland and Scotland are in Pool B with holders South Africa, while Wales play Australia and France meet New Zealand

Simon Burnton

14, Dec, 2020 @1:09 PM

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Voting for Rugby World Cup hosts will no longer be secret after rules shake-up
World Rugby has changed the procedures for selection to host future Rugby World Cups

Paul Rees

24, Nov, 2020 @2:15 PM

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