Rugby World Cup 2015 will be held in England. 20 nations will take part in this Rugby World Cup 2015 which will start from 18 September 2015, the final will be held on October 2015 in London. Read on to know more about fixtures, groups, tickets and venues. England, Italy, Japan and South Africa wherein the race to host 2015 Rugby World Cup, but the final bid was won by England who will host the World Cup. This Rugby World Cup 2015 is organised by International Rugby board (IRB) which is now known as world rugby.
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Rugby World Cup 2015 Groups
There are for groups in the Rugby World Cup 2015 which is named as pools, each pool has five teams out of which two teams will progress to the quarter-finals. Each team will play for matches against the same pool teams, so each team will play for matches and the top two teams will be decided by the points table.
- South Africa
- United States
- New Zealand
Rugby World Cup 2015 Venues
There are 13 venues for the Rugby World Cup 2015, 12 are located in England while the last one is located in Wales. The IRB approved the Wales location because of its capacity and strategic location. The following are the stadium names with cities in which Rugby World Cup 2015 matches will be held
- Twickenham, London
- Wembley Stadium, London
- Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
- Manchester City Stadium, Manchester
- Olympic Stadium, London
- St. James’ Park, Newcastle
- Villa Park, Birmingham
- Elland Road, Leeds
- Leicester City Stadium, Leicester
- Kingsholm Stadium, Gloucester
- Sandy Park, Exeter
- Stadium mk, Milton Keynes
- Brighton Community Stadium, Brighton
Rugby World Cup 2015 Fixtures / Time Table
To view the fixtures right click on the DOWNLOAD and open link in new tab. To download the fixtures in PDF format, right click on the DOWNLOAD and click on “save link as”. [source: Wiki]
For the complete schedule / fixtures of Rugby World Cup 2015, you can visit the official website. You can also download the iOS and Android mobile app to know more about the timetable and get live scores of the match.
Rugby World Cup 2015 Online Tickets
You can book online tickets for the Rugby World Cup 2015 matches on the official website, just follow the below steps to book your ticket online. The ticket price from £7 to £315 for the league matches, and from £150 to £715 for the final match. Note that all the prices are in pounds sterling.
- Go to official website of Rugby World Cup
- Create an account for free
- Then log into your account and select the location and date
- Book your ticket online by paying with your credit card or international debit card
Rugby World Cup 2015 Videos
Rugby World Cup 2015 Broadcasters
ITV Sport will broadcast the Rugby World Cup 2015 live matches on ITV, ITV4 channels. Below is a list of broadcasters in the corresponding countries
- United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland) – ITV, ITV4
- Australia – Nine Network, Fox Sports
- Republic of Ireland – TV3, 3e
- Italy – Sky Sport
- New Zealand – Sky Sport
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