RWC: England out as Australia and Wales progress

Hosts England crashed out of their own World Cup after a 33-13 loss to Australia. England had lost to fierce rivals Wales 28-25 a week earlier, so needed to win against the Wallabies to keep up their chances of progressing from the ‘group of death’, pool A.  Continue reading “RWC: England out as Australia and Wales progress”


RWC Day 2: Japan cause biggest World Cup shock ever

Japan celebrate

Japan caused what is probably the biggest ever shock in international rugby as they beat South Africa 34-32 in the Rugby World Cup. Continue reading “RWC Day 2: Japan cause biggest World Cup shock ever”

RWC Day 1: England win opening match

Mike Brown

The Rugby World Cup kicked off on Friday evening, as a packed Twickenham witnessed hosts England beating Fiji in  the opening game of the tournament. Continue reading “RWC Day 1: England win opening match”