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.
Wales have adopted a safety-first approach with their former captain Ryan Jones in an attempt to avoid another World Cup injury calamity.
Edinburgh centre Nick De Luca hopes to show his class in Scotland's EMC Test against Italy to earn his place in the Rugby World Cup squad.
Ryan Jones has been ruled out of Wales' World Cup warm-up game against Argentina on Saturday.
A host of fringe players have been named in the starting XV for Saturday's Tri Nations clash with South Africa.
Italy coach Nick Mallett has made 11 changes to his starting line-up for Saturday's World Cup warm-up match against Scotland at Murrayfield.
South Africa loose forward Juan Smith has ruled himself out of the World Cup because of an Achilles problem.
Rocky Elsom insists he harbours no bitterness towards Australia coach Robbie Deans despite being axed as captain shortly before the World Cup.
Rocky Elsom has been sensationally dumped as Australia skipper for the World Cup campaign.
Declan Kidney is satisfied Ireland's preparations for the World Cup are on track.
Brian O'Driscoll is determined to keep results in perspective as Ireland's preparations for the World Cup enter a key phase.
Danny Care is "absolutely devastated" after being ruled out of the World Cup just five days before England boss Martin Johnson names his squad.
James Hook admits the pain of Wales' World Cup demise four years ago will be a motivating factor in New Zealand next month.
Dan Parks hopes to mastermind a victory for Scotland in Saturday's EMC Test with Italy to ensure his place in the Rugby World Cup squad.
Brian O'Driscoll will captain Ireland in Saturday's match against France at the Aviva Stadium.
England scrum-half Danny Care has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup with a toe injury.
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