The Rugby World Cup is the premier rugby union tournament. It is held every four years. New Zealand won the 2011 Rugby World Cup on home soil. The Rugby World Cup has been won by four teams in its history: New Zealand 1987 and 2011, Australia in 1991 and 1999, South Africa in 1995 and 2007, and England in 2003. The 2015 Rugby World Cup will be hosted by England and Japan will host the 2019 tournament.
New Zealand's World Cup minister said the final phase of ticket sales that began on Monday is critical to the tournament's success.
South Africa flanker Schalk Burger has dislocated his thumb and damaged ligaments in his right hand just two months out from the World Cup.
Ben Youngs has undergone keyhole surgery on his left knee but is set to return in time for the last two of England's World Cup warm-up matches.
Wales winger Leigh Halfpenny is ready to put the frustration of an injury-ravaged season behind him by ensuring he makes the World Cup.
Wales wing Morgan Stoddart has picked up a thigh strain in training which will rule him out of next week's pre-Rugby World Cup training camp.
Scotland head coach Andy Robinson on Wednesday said he knows 25 of the 30 players who will make up his Rugby World Cup squad.
South Africa have called Sharks scrum-half Charl McLeod into their preliminary World Cup squad following Ricky Januarie's decision to retire.
France's 33-man World Cup preliminary squad gathered for the first time at their training camp outside Paris on Tuesday.
Mike Phillips' indefinite suspension from Wales squad duties has ended.
Blues doctor Stephen Kara has allayed fears over New Zealand prop Tony Woodcock's fitness for the World Cup.
New Zealand assistant coach Wayne Smith is to stand down at the end of the World Cup to take up a role with Super 15 side the Chiefs.
Canadian national senior men's coach Kieran Crowley has released a 50-man extended Rugby World Cup squad. A squad list is a requirement of the IRB for the Rugby World Cup and can be as few as 30 or as many as 50 players.
Australia coach Robbie Deans would be prepared to take "a leap of faith" by selecting some of his injured stars in the World Cup squad.
Thinus Delport says the indefinite suspension handed to Wales star Mike Phillips is a great boost for South Africa ahead of the World Cup.
Eagles Head Coach, Eddie O’Sullivan, has released his preliminary 50-man squad ahead of the Rugby World Cup (RWC) in September. “With the World Cup less than three months away we have put together an extended pool of players from which the final Eagles Squad of 30 players will emerge,” said O’Sullivan.
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