The 2019 Rugby World Cup will be the ninth Rugby World Cup, and is to be held in Japan from 20 September to 2 November. This will be the first time the tournament is to be held in Asia, and outside the traditional heartland of rugby union
Dates: Fri, Sep 20, 2019 — Sat, Nov 2, 2019 Trending
No. of nations: 20 (93 qualifying)
Number of nations: 20 (93 qualifying)
Host nation: Japan
Rugby World Cup Fixtures
The 2019 Rugby World Cup runs from Friday 20 September to Saturday 2 November, with games played across Japan. This page has all you need to know with regards the Rugby World Cup fixtures, including dates and venues. New Zealand have won the last two tournaments, but will they make it a hat-trick in 2019?