Thursday Rugby World Cup Update

Thursday Rugby World Cup Update

It's been a busy day in Japan with Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, Argentina and France all confirming their line ups for the weekend.     We take you through all the line ups, latest news,...

Strong Argentine squad named for French test

Strong Argentine squad named for French test

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has named a strong side to take on France in their opening Rugby World Cup match on Saturday.     Pablo Matera leads the side in the six jersey and is accompanied...

'Pooper' Combination Returns For Australia's Rugby World Cup Opener

'Pooper' Combination Returns For Australia's Rugby World Cup Opener

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has named his team to take on Fiji in Australia’s World Cup opener on Saturday afternoon in Sapporo.   The starting side is almost a replica of the one that...

All Blacks name strong squad to face South Africa

All Blacks name strong squad to face South Africa

All Blacks Head Coach Steve Hansen said: "Any combination of players in our squad could have justified their selection.  But in the end we believe the 23 we have selected is the right group for this...

Brunel backs Ntamack over Lopez for RWC opener

Brunel backs Ntamack over Lopez for RWC opener

France coach Jacques Brunel has announced his team for the Pool C match against Argentina in Tokyo Stadium on Saturday, 21 September.     The French head coach has backed the Toulouse...

Fiji name strong squad to face Australia

Fiji name strong squad to face Australia

Fiji head coach John McKee has named a powerhouse 23 to face Australia in their opening Pool D match against Australia on Saturday.     Six players in Fiji's starting line-up also started...