Tag Archive: 2015 Rugby World Cup

Richie Retires: All Black skipper McCaw’s career in pictures

| 20.11.2015

Matt Haynes | November 19, 2015 Following the retirement of New Zealand rugby union star Richie McCaw, Coral look back at his career in pictures; the high points and low points, stretching back to his roots. Hilary Shield In November 2008, Twickenham hosted the innaugural Hilary Shield between England and... View Article

BREAKING NEWS: Stuart Lancaster steps down from England

| 12.11.2015

Lee Gormley | November 11, 2015 Lancaster leaves England role Stuart Lancaster has stepped down as the head coach of England due to mutual consent, five years before the expiry of his contract, following his side’s dismal Rugby Union World Cup campaign. “The Rugby Football Union can confirm that Stuart... View Article

Future rugby betting hints New Zealand dominance to continue

| 03.11.2015

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | November 3, 2015 New Zealand’s Rugby World Cup final victory over Australia proved a feat of firsts, but will it be a watershed in the sport that the All Blacks have dominated in recent years? Under Steve Hansen, the Kiwis have collected three Southern Hemisphere... View Article

All Blacks retain Rugby World Cup with Wallabies final win

| 01.11.2015

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | October 31, 2015 New Zealand 34-17 Australia Four penalties and two conversions from Carter Milner-Skudder scores late first-half opening try All Blacks lead 16-3 at interval Nonu nips in for another early in second-half Ben Smith sin-binned for up-ending Wallabies wing Mitchell Pocock and Kuridrani... View Article

Bet of the day: Savea a 10/3 wincast in Rugby World Cup Final

| 31.10.2015

Matt Haynes | October 31, 2015 Savea top try scorer in Rugby World Cup with eight Two nominations for try of the year award Winger scored a hat-trick against France Savea sensational in tasty 10/3 wincast New Zealand winger Julian Savea has had a remarkable Rugby World Cup. Eight tries... View Article

Rugby World Cup final: Five New Zealand players to watch

| 31.10.2015

Matt Haynes | October 29, 2015 As we look ahead to the eagerly anticipated Rugby World Cup final between New Zealand and Australia in our comprehensive build-up we focus on the All Blacks and which five players could make the difference. Julian Savea Arguably the player of the tournament so... View Article

Is Rugby World Cup final a forgone conclusion for Australia?

| 31.10.2015

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | October 28, 2015 “They are the world’s number one and we have only beaten them once in the last 10 matches, so they will be feeling they have got our measure.” Australia coach Michael Cheika’s assessment of Rugby World Cup final foes New Zealand is... View Article

Rugby World Cup final: All Blacks better all-round than Aussies

| 31.10.2015

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | October 29, 2015 New Zealand v Australia 2015 Rugby World Cup final Saturday, October 31st Kick-off: 16:00 GMT Twickenham Stadium, London Live on ITV Awesome All Blacks in pole position to retain Australia lead New Zealand 2-1 on Rugby World Cup meetings, but the overall... View Article

South Africa beat Argentina to bronze at Rugby World Cup

| 30.10.2015

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | October 30, 2015 South Africa 24-13 Argentina Pietersen profits from Cubelli sin-binning with early try Pollard converts and puts four penalties over posts too Springboks lead 16-0 at half-time Etzebeth adds another South African try Sanchez kicks drop goal, penalty and conversion for Pumas Rugby... View Article

Rugby World Cup bronze final: Springboks to beat patched up Pumas

| 30.10.2015

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | October 29, 2015 South Africa v Argentina Rugby World Cup bronze final Friday, October 30th Kick-off: 20:00 GMT Olympic Stadium, London Live on ITV Springboks dominate head-to-heads South Africa have lost just one Test against Rugby World Cup bronze final foes Argentina in history, and... View Article