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 are hopeful captain Matthew Rees will be fit to lead his country at the World Cup next month despite being laid low by a neck problem.
Ireland manager Paul McNaughton rates Gordon D'Arcy's chances of travelling to the World Cup as "tight".
Chris Ashton admitted the England players who celebrated Mike Tindall's wedding to Zara Phillips were given a rude awakening on Monday.
Captain Matthew Rees is set to miss Wales' opening World Cup warm-up Test against England because of a neck problem.
Joe Worsley is set to miss out on playing in his fourth Rugby World Cup after being cut from England's training squad.
David Carrigy, the International Rugby Board's head of external and member relations, has sent out the following warning to members and associate members of a scam related to the Rugby World Cup.
Ireland coach Declan Kidney has admitted centre Gordon D'Arcy is facing a battle to be fit in time for the Rugby World Cup.
Richie Gray is not taking his place in Scotland's World Cup squad for granted, despite being rested last season.
Lock Gerhard Mostert will make his debut for injury-ravaged South Africa in Saturday's Tri-Nations clash with New Zealand.
Scotland full-back Hugo Southwell will miss the Rugby World Cup because of a knee injury, the SRU has confirmed.
USA Eagles coach Eddie O'Sullivan has a named a preliminary World Cup squad of 36 ahead of warm up matches against Canada and Japan.
Martin Johnson insists the political in-fighting at the Rugby Football Union has had no impact on England's World Cup preparations.
Italy coach Nick Mallett has named a 30-man squad for the World Cup in New Zealand.
The three southern hemisphere giants step up their World Cup preparations with the start of the Tri Nations this weekend.
Matt Giteau has been dropped from Australia's squad for their Tri-Nations opener against South Africa following the shock loss to Samoa.
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