Rugby World Cup News
Mike Brown: 'No need for England rebuild'England full-back Mike Brown insists that the team still has a bright future ahead of them, despite their early exit at this year's Rugby World Cup.
Nov 10, 20:40
Mike Brown: 'Trust in England teammates is gone'England full-back Mike Brown claims that his trust in his teammates is "completely shot" following stories leaked in the wake of their Rugby World Cup exit.
Nov 10, 19:28
New Zealand stars take World Cup trophy to Jerry Collins's graveNew Zealand's World Cup stars visit the grave of former All Blacks player Jerry Collins with the Webb Ellis Cup.
Nov 6, 10:32
Wales head coach Warren Gatland hints at 2019 exitWales head coach Warren Gatland admits that he is considering stepping down from the position after the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
Nov 5, 16:27
Rugby Football Union to get £15m benefit from 2015 Rugby World CupThe Rugby Football Union, English rugby union's governing body, will benefit by £15m from the surplus made by the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
Nov 1, 17:54
World Rugby chief: 'No regrets over Craig Joubert statement'World Rugby chief executive Brett Gosper defends the handling of referee Craig Joubert following Australia's 35-34 Rugby World Cup victory over Scotland.
Nov 1, 16:15
Dan Carter hails "ultimate achievement"Dan Carter says that playing a starring role in Saturday's World Cup final victory is the "ultimate achievement".
Nov 1, 14:48
Michael Cheika makes light of World Cup final tactics leakMichael Cheika laughs off suggestions that a tactics leak 24 hours before Saturday's World Cup final was to blame for the 34-17 defeat to New Zealand.
Nov 1, 11:48
Ma'a Nonu: 'New Zealand need to stick together'New Zealand centre Ma'a Nonu tells Sports Mole that he is planning to make the most of his final 48 hours with the squad having clinched his second World Cup title.
Oct 31, 22:31
Israel Folau: 'Australia must learn from World Cup final defeat'Australia full-back Israel Folau insists that his side must learn from their 34-17 defeat at the hands of New Zealand in the Rugby World Cup final.
Oct 31, 22:23
Will Genia "sad" to see back of Richie McCaw, Dan CarterAustralia scrum-half Will Genia tells Sports Mole that it is "sad" to see the likes of Richie McCaw and Dan Carter retiring from the international game.
Oct 31, 22:16
Ma'a Nonu: 'We kept emotions in check'Retiring New Zealand centre Ma'a Nonu tells Sports Mole that his side did well to keep their emotions in check in the build-up to the Rugby World Cup final.
Oct 31, 22:07
Israel Folau: 'Errors to blame for World Cup final defeat'Australia full-back Israel Folau tells Sports Mole that his side made too many "simple errors" during the 34-17 defeat to New Zealand in the final of the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 31, 21:55
Will Genia hails "incredible" progress under Michael CheikaAustralia scrum-half Will Genia praises head coach Michael Cheika for the impact that he has made on the team during his first year in charge.
Oct 31, 21:46
Dan Carter backs new generation to "step up"New Zealand fly-half Dan Carter tells Sports Mole that the new generation of players will have no trouble filling the boots of the old guard making way.
Oct 31, 21:27
Michael Cheika: 'David Pocock, Michael Hooper instrumental for Australia'Australia head coach Michael Cheika tells Sports Mole that the pairing of David Pocock and Michael Hooper will play an "instrumental" part in the future of the team.
Oct 31, 21:09
Dan Carter: 'It is a dream come true'New Zealand fly-half Dan Carter tells Sports Mole that winning the Rugby World Cup after missing out through injury four years ago is a "dream come true".
Oct 31, 20:55
Steve Hansen: 'Richie McCaw, Dan Carter greatest All Blacks ever'New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen tells Sports Mole that Richie McCaw and Dan Carter will go down as the two greatest All Blacks in history.
Oct 31, 20:43
Bryan Habana heaps praise on "phenomenal" Schalk BurgerSouth Africa winger Bryan Habana pays tribute to Schalk Burger following the flanker's retirement from international rugby.
Oct 31, 03:21
Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe hails Argentina improvementArgentina back-row Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe tells Sports Mole that his side's inclusion in the Rugby Championship has helped them to "massively" improve.
Oct 31, 03:10
Heyneke Meyer pays tribute to retiring South Africa playersSpringboks head coach Heyneke Meyer heaps praise upon South Africa's old guard as a number of them call time on their international careers following the World Cup.
Oct 31, 02:58
Bryan Habana: 'Victor Matfield is a colossus of the game'South Africa winger Bryan Habana tells Sports Mole that Victor Matfield will go down as a modern great having called time on his record-breaking 127-cap career.
Oct 31, 02:44
Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe plays down Rugby Championship chancesArgentina back-row Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe tells Sports Mole that his side still have a way to go before challenging for the Rugby Championship title.
Oct 31, 02:36
Bryan Habana: 'Victor Matfield and Schalk Burger are greatest ever Springboks'South Africa winger Bryan Habana pays tribute to retiring pair Victor Matfield and Schalk Burger, proclaiming them the two greatest Springboks of all time.
Oct 31, 02:25
Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe hails "fantastic" World Cup for ArgentinaArgentina's Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe tells Sports Mole that his side have enjoyed a "fantastic" World Cup campaign following their fourth-place finish.
Oct 31, 02:00
Heyneke Meyer predicts "invincible" South Africa team in coming yearsSouth Africa head coach Heyneke Meyer tells Sports Mole that the new crop of Springbok players could forge an "invincible" team in the coming years.
Oct 31, 01:38
Australia appear to reveal tactics for Rugby World Cup final against New ZealandAustralia head coach Michael Cheika appears to unintentionally reveal some of his tactics for the Rugby World Cup final against New Zealand.
Oct 30, 15:47
Scott Sio returns to Australia team for Rugby World Cup final against New ZealandScott Sio returns to Australia's starting XV for this Saturday's Rugby World Cup final against New Zealand at Twickenham.
Oct 29, 15:21
New Zealand unchanged for Rugby World Cup finalSteve Hansen goes with the same New Zealand team that beat South Africa in the semis for Saturday's Rugby World Cup final against Australia.
Oct 29, 12:24
Dan Carter keen to banish bad World Cup final memoriesDan Carter admits his desperation to put his injury nightmare of the last World Cup behind him with victory against Australia on Saturday.
Oct 28, 22:38
Prince Harry to present Webb Ellis Cup to Rugby World Cup winnersPrince Harry, the honorary president of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, will present the Webb Ellis Cup to the winners of Saturday's final at Twickenham.
Oct 27, 17:04
Australia's David Pocock invites Sir David Attenborough to Rugby World Cup finalAustralia No.8 David Pocock invites TV naturalist Sir David Attenborough to Saturday's Rugby World Cup final against New Zealand at Twickenham.
Oct 27, 14:52
Ian Foster: 'All focus on Australia showdown, not player departures'Ian Foster says that all talk surrounding departing players Dan Carter, Richie McCaw and Keven Mealamu can wait until after next weekend's Rugby World Cup final.
Oct 26, 20:47
Argentina coach Daniel Hourcade: 'We feel huge pain after defeat to Australia'Argentina coach Daniel Hourcade admits that Los Pumas felt "huge pain" after missing out on reaching the Rugby World Cup final for the first time by losing to Australia.
Oct 26, 00:21
Australia coach Michael Cheika: 'New Zealand will be confident'Australia coach Michael Cheika says that he believes New Zealand will think that they have the Wallabies' "measure" going into Saturday's Rugby World Cup final at Twickenham.
Oct 26, 00:12
Australia lock Kane Douglas: 'Argentina game toughest so far'Australia lock Kane Douglas tells Sports Mole that Sunday's semi-final against Argentina was the Wallabies' toughest match of the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 25, 23:58
Australia flanker Michael Hooper: 'Argentina brought it to us'Australia flanker Michael Hooper tells Sports Mole that Argentina pushed the Wallabies all the way in Sunday's Rugby World Cup semi-final at Twickenham.
Oct 25, 22:03
Richie McCaw cleared to play in Rugby World Cup finalNew Zealand captain Richie McCaw will be available for the Rugby World Cup after escaping a citing for a collision in the semi-final.
Oct 25, 21:56
Steve Hansen: 'New Zealand self-belief helped defeat South Africa'New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen claims that the All Blacks reached their second World Cup final in a row because of their experience and composure.
Oct 25, 14:27
Nigel Owens 'to referee Rugby World Cup final'Welsh official Nigel Owens will take charge of next weekend's Rugby World Cup final, according to New Zealand selector Grant Fox.
Oct 25, 10:45