Rugby World Cup Predictions: The Final

Here we are at the final stage of what has been a wonderful World Cup, made so by the Japanese hosting of the occasion as much as - or possibly more so than - the quality of Rugby on show. Before we get to the main event, the ultimate showpiece for

Rugby World Cup Final 2019: South Africa Team To Play England

RG Snyman

Cheslin Kolbe returns to the Springbok team to play England in the Rugby World Cup Final. What do you think of the lineup? South Africa 1. Tendai Mtawarira 2. Mbongeni Mbonambi 3. Frans Malherbe 4. Eben Etzebeth 5. Lood de Jager 6. Siya Kolisi (captain) 7. Pieter-Steph Du Toit 8. Duane Vermeulen 9. Faf de Klerk 10. Handre Pollard 11. Makazole Mapimpi 12. Damian

RWC2019: Where the semi-finals were won and lost

Ben Youngs

The semi finals did not disappoint. The four best teams in the world hammered out a cracking couple of games. Each was very different, but equally engrossing in their own right. Here is a brief look at the crucial areas where the games were won and lost. England v New Zealand Ben

RWC2019: England Player Ratings Versus New Zealand

Maro Itoje

Phenomenal. England were simply phenomenal on Saturday as a whirlwind performance swept the All Blacks aside in Yokohama. Eddie Jones’ men have reached their fourth World Cup final and first since 2007, progressively improving as the tournament has gone on. An early score from Manu Tuilagi helped the Red Roses to

RWC2019: England v New Zealand Rate the Match

Owen Farrell

England are into the Rugby World Cup final! An incredible performance that dominated the All Blacks from start to finish, keeping them scoreless in the first half and only conceding one soft try in the second. What did you think of the match? What were the main talking points? Tell us what you

Rugby World Cup Predictions: Semi-finals

Billy Vunipola

Three out of the four quarter-finals last weekend ended up with a more one-sided score than expected, and despite picking all 4 winners, I didn't manage a single margin point. This weekend, we have two cracking semi-final ties to look forward to, with England facing New Zealand and Wales taking on

RWC 2019: England v New Zealand Combined XV

Manu Tuilagi

Analysing the two teams for Saturday's big game, how many All Blacks players would you select for England? Here's a Combined XV for discussion - let me know what changes you would make. Mako Vunipola1Joe Moody Jamie George2Codie Taylor Kyle Sinckler3Nepo Laulala Maro Itoje4Brodie Retallick Courtney Lawes5Sam Whitelock Tom Curry6Scott Barrett Sam Underhill7Ardie