Rugby Union World Cup News

2015 Rugby World Cup Final Preview: Australia vs New Zealand

2015 Rugby World Cup Final Preview: Australia vs New Zealand

The 2015 Rugby World Cup final will be played out between Australia and New Zealand at Twickenham stadium early Sunday morning, in what will be the first meeting of the fierce rivals on the game’s grandest stage. Plenty expected the All Blacks to reach the 2015 Rugby World Cup final undefeated, and while suffering the…

Japan Stun South Africa At Rugby World Cup

Japan Stun South Africa At Rugby World Cup

The 2015 Rugby World Cup started with a bang on the weekend and the rugby world is still coming to grips with Japan’s upset win over South Africa on Sunday morning.  Japan went into their opening 2015 Rugby Union World Cup game against South Africa at Brighton Community Stadium at a massive quote of $67,…

Wallabies to Make Their Own Luck at 2015 Rugby World Cup

Wallabies to Make Their Own Luck at 2015 Rugby World Cup

The 2015 Rugby World Cup will officially get underway over the weekend; pegging the globe’s 20 best Rugby players against one-another for the sport’s most sought-after piece of silverware. The All Blacks secured their second World Cup on home soil in 2011 and remain clear $2.25 favourites to life the trophy again in 2015, ahead…

Cruden Ruled Out Of 2015 Rugby Union World Cup

Cruden Ruled Out Of 2015 Rugby Union World Cup

New Zealand All-Blacks fly-half Aaron Cruden has been ruled out of the 2015 Rugby Union World Cup after he ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during the Chiefs’ 26-9 win over the Crusaders in Christchurch on Friday night. Cruden looked in a great deal of pain when his knee collapsed in the…

Fiji Destroy Cook Islands in 2015 World Cup Qualifier

Fiji Destroy Cook Islands in 2015 World Cup Qualifier

Fiji tore the Cook Islands apart in a stunning 108-6 drubbing of the underfunded team. In a match that began with a relatively even score board, Cook Islands were rendered ineffective by the more experienced and better supported Fiji side. Almost half an hour into the match Cook Islands were up 6-5 and hanging onto…

Japan Rise Continues Ahead of 2015 Rugby World Cup

Japan Rise Continues Ahead of 2015 Rugby World Cup

Japan appear poised for their strongest performance in a Rugby World Cup to date in 2015, following up an impressive qualification campaign with a resounding 33-14 victory over leading Pacific Island nation Samoa in Tokyo overnight. Currently sitting 13th on the IRB’s World Rankings as of May 26th, the Japanese secured a record-breaking seventh consecutive…

Japan One Win Away From 2015 Rugby World Cup

Japan One Win Away From 2015 Rugby World Cup

Japan is one win away from securing qualification for the 2015 Rugby World Cup after recording a comprehensive 62-5 victory over South Korea on Saturday. The Cherry Blossoms, having already scored big wins over the Philippines and Sri Lanka, went into the game as clear favourites and dominated from the outset to race away to…