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New Zealand v South Africa - Rugby World Cup 2019: Group B
New Zealand return to top of rankings
The All Blacks are once again the number one side in the World Rugby Men's Rankings after battling past South Africa in their Pool B opener at Rugby World Cup 2019.
New Zealand v South Africa - Rugby World Cup 2019: Group B
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Quotes of the day - Saturday, 21 September
After three more matches on the second day of Rugby World Cup 2019, here is a selection of the best comments from coaches and players.
Japan v Russia - Rugby World Cup 2019: Pool A
'I thought I was going to die with the pressure,' says Japan's Tamura
After enduring restless nights in the countdown and a nervous start, the host nation's fly-half has vowed to find his best form against Ireland.
Japan v Russia - Rugby World Cup 2019: Pool A
Match Review: Japan 30-10 Russia
Japan off to flying start after Russians strike first blow
Matsushima scores hat-trick of tries as hosts recover from shock of conceding early try.
Japan v Russia - Rugby World Cup 2019: Pool A
Japanese offloads unlock Russia
How Japan used the offload to send Kotaro Matsushima over for the tries that put them on the way to victory.
Michael Leitch scores for Japan in a friendly against Russia
Match Preview
History on the side of Japan but Russia still pose real threat
Brave Blossoms target key bonus point but know they must avoid mistakes against dangerous Bears.
opening ceremony
Press Release
Stage set for spectacular Rugby World Cup 2019 opening ceremony
Sold-out Tokyo Stadium and massive worldwide television audience set to be delighted by uniquely Japanese welcome.
Australia v Fiji - Group A: Rugby World Cup 2015
Predictions game: your chance to choose the finalists
Players, coaches, media and fans from all 20 World Cup countries have had their say in the bracket game and their choices point to a New Zealand - South Africa final. Now you can have your say...
Gold medallists Fiji pose during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games medal ceremony for the Men's Rugby Sevens
press release
Olympians set to make Rugby World Cup history at Japan 2019
Tournament will feature 18 sevens players from Rio 2016 - including four Fijians who romped to gold medal glory.
Argentina v Namibia
Quotes of the Day - Wednesday, 18 September
The best of who said what as the countdown continues to RWC 2019.
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World Ranking 9th
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Tournament Bracket Game
The countdown to Rugby World Cup 2019 is on. Check out the tournament bracket to predict who will be crowned champions!