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Latest World Rankings: Wales Fall, Argentina Rise

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the weekend's test action, Wales have fallen to ninth on the World Rugby Rankings with Argentina moving into their highest position since June 2016.   Los Pumas' 33-11 in Cardiff...

The Weekend's World Rankings Permutations

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

While the British and Irish Lions may be taking the spotlight, there is plenty of test rugby being played this weekend.    Samoa and Tonga get things underway on Saturday in the first leg of...

Tonga coach Toutai Kefu wants to make nation smile in RWC 2023 qualifier

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the first leg of the Oceania 1 play-off against Samoa, Rugby World Cup caught up with Kefu to discuss his team’s preparations for RWC 2023 qualification.     Toutai Kefu hopes...

Pools confirmed for Rugby World Cup 2023 in France

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Preparations for Rugby World Cup 2023 in France marked an important milestone today with confirmation of the pools for the 10th edition of the pinnacle competition in men’s 15s rugby.   The...

When the Rugby World Cup 2023 Draw will take place and how it will work

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Draw is the moment fans and teams have been waiting for. Each participating nation will discover their future opposition when the balls are drawn on 14 December at the iconic Palais Brongniart. Due...

Revealed: How The Draw Will Work For The 2023 Rugby World Cup

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby and the France 2023 Organising Committee have announced that the Rugby World Cup 2023 Draw will take place in Paris at Palais Brongniart on 14 December 2020.   The Draw will be pushed...

World Rugby announces the qualification process for Rugby World Cup 2023

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has announced details of the qualification process for Rugby World Cup 2023 in France.   Following the most competitive and widely-acclaimed Rugby World Cup to date in Japan, the qualification...

Tough luck for Scotland and Argentina as 2023 World Cup Draw Still Set For November

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina and Scotland are likely to end up in Pools of Death for the 2023 Rugby World Cup with the draw for the competition still set to take place in November later this year despite the disruption...

RWC 2019 spotlight: Fiji

4 years ago by World Rugby

We take a look at the history of Fiji at the Rugby World Cup after they confirmed their place at Japan 2019 as the Oceania 1 qualifier last weekend.

Fiji qualify for RWC 2019

4 years ago by World Rugby

Fiji's narrow victory over Tonga in the World Rugby Pacific Nations means they take their place in Pool D at Rugby World Cup 2019 as the Oceania 1 qualifier.