• Watch: ‘Japan deserve their ranking’

    We look at what happened in Tokyo on Monday and Tuesday as the Springboks...
    Sofiane Guitoune says the French act like idiots

    ‘We start to act like idiots’

    A selection of the best quotes from players and coaches at the 2019 Rugby...
    Japan and Scotland fans during the match

    Japan vs Scotland drew record 60m TV audience

    More than half of the Japanese population watched the World Cup match between Japan...
    Canada

    Canada players help typhoon recovery efforts

    Several players of Canada’s World Cup team have remained in Kamaishi to help the...
    France centre Gael Fickou against Wales

    France plan to run Wales ragged

    France duo Louis Picamoles and Gael Fickou have admitted that Les Bleus are planning...

    ‘Japan have been exceptional’

    World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont says they will aim to ensure Japan play more...
    Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones

    RWC XV: Forwards of the pool stages

    Staff writer DYLAN JACK selects a pack of forwards from the individuals who have been...
    England scrumhalf Ben Youngs against Australia

    ‘England’s best yet to come’

    Scrumhalf Ben Youngs has warned the Wallabies that England have yet to reveal the...
    Michael Cheika and Eddie Jones

    Cheika unfazed by England challenge

    Wallabies coach Michael Cheika insists that he doesn’t need to do any analysis of...
    Japan

    Woodward: Involve Pacific Nations in Rugby Championship

    Former England coach Clive Woodward has called for the inclusion of Japan and the...
    Top five tries 2019 RWC

    Five top tries from RWC 2019

    Five of the best tries scored during the pool stage of the 2019 World...
    Cobus Reinach

    Form should dictate Bok selection

    In selecting his team for this Sunday’s quarter-final in Tokyo, former Bok hooker JAMES...
    England No 8 Billy Vunipola

    Vunipola boost for England

    England are likely to have No 8 Billy Vunipola back to full fitness for...
    Tonga hooker Paula Ngauamo

    Tonga hooker cops hefty ban

    Tonga hooker Paula Ngauamo has been slapped with a seven-week suspension for kicking an...
    Michael Hooper with World Rugby referees Romain Poite and Luke Pearce

    Beaumont: World Rugby ‘pleased’ with refereeing

    World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont believes the standard of refereeing at the World Cup...