Japan make history as fearsome All Blacks march on – the pool stage in numbers

1 hour ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Cup is headed for the knockout rounds after a dramatic pool stage in which Scotland were the biggest casualties.     Eight teams remain from 20, with hosts Japan – who...

Talking Points: Australia vs Georgia

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

It wasn’t a game to remember but Australia got the job done against a well coach Georgian outfit on Friday afternoon. The Aussies beat their European opponents 27-8 and outscored them four tries...

Rugby World Cup Preview: Australia v Georgia

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dane Haylett-Petty has backed Michael Cheika's approach of chopping and changing at the Rugby World Cup ahead of Australia's final Pool D match against Georgia on Friday.     Cheika has rotated...

England-France & New Zealand-Italy games cancelled due to Typhoon Hagibis

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England's Rugby World Cup showdown against France and New Zealand's clash with Italy have been cancelled due to the pending threat of Typhoon Hagibis.   World Rugby announced the two pool fixtures...

RWC Preview: Wales vs Fiji

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

James Davies jokingly told Warren Gatland he had "finally seen the light" after being named in Wales' side to face Fiji - but is serious about making the most of a chance to start at the Rugby...

Rugby World Cup 2019: Australia 45-10 Uruguay

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jordan Petaia enjoyed a memorable debut as Australia bounced back from their loss to Wales with a 45-10 victory over Uruguay at the Rugby World Cup on Saturday.     The Wallabies could not...

Rugby World Cup 2019: Australia v Uruguay

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

James Slipper says Australia are treating the coming days as "Grand Final week" as they prepare to do battle with Uruguay at the Rugby World Cup.     A rousing fightback was unable to...

Fiji find their flair against Georgia

1 week ago by Breaking News.ie : Rugby

Fiji finally found their flair as they bounced back from their shock World Cup defeat by Uruguay with a resounding 45-10 win over Georgia that sent a warning to their next opponents Wales.

RWC Review: Georgia vs Fiji

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji produced a mesmerising second-half display to blitz Georgia 45-10 and end their losing start at the Rugby World Cup.   Led by Semi Radradra's unstoppable performance, Fiji ran in seven tries...

Petaia set for Wallabies debut as Australia make 12 changes

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jordan Petaia will become the youngest player to represent Australia at the Rugby World Cup after being named to debut in the Wallabies' must-win game against Uruguay.   Petaia, 19, will make his...