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Greig Laidlaw consoles John Barclay during Scotland’s 27-3 in Yokohama. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty

What were you worried about? After all the build-up, all the hype and all the nerves, Ireland have safely negotiated the first hurdle of their Rugby W(...)

Reece Hodge of Australia has been cited after a no-arms tackle during the win over Fiji. Photo: William West/Getty Images

Australia wing Reece Hodge has been cited for alleged foul play during Saturday’s World Cup clash against Fiji in Sapporo. Hodge escaped sanction aft(...)

Ireland’s Andrew Conway celebrates scoring their fourth try with Conor Murray and Jonathan Sexton during the Rugby World Cup match against Scotland. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ireland 27 Scotland 3 This bloodless Celtic coup was almost enjoyably boring. Ireland took a firm grip on Pool A, keeping Scotland comfortably a(...)

Jake Polledri of Italy is tackled during the Rugby World Cup 2019 Group B game between Italy and Namibia at Hanazono Rugby Stadium in Higashiosaka, Osaka, Japan. Photo: Koki Nagahama/Getty Images

Italy 47 Namibia 22 Italy scored seven tries as they launched their Rugby World Cup campaign with a straightforward 47-22 win over Namibia in Higashi(...)

Many New Zealanders have expressed anger at not being able to watch the All Blacks’ first match of this year’s Rugby World Cup due to errors in a new (...)

New Zealand’s outhalf Richie Mo’unga makes a try-saving tackle on Cheslin Kolbe. Photograph: Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP/Getty

Steve Hansen hailed his side’s first win of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in defence of their title, but maintained that the equation still hadn’t changed.(...)

Vodafone recently renewed its sponsorship deal with IRFU

Deciding to extend a major sponsorship deal with Vodafone was “a no-brainer”, the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) has said, given the success of the(...)

 A Japanese  fan cheering for his team prior to the opening match of the  World Cup  between Japan and Russia in  Tokyo.   Photograph:  EPA/Franck Robichon

The loneliest cat in Tokyo? He’s standing on the roof of a vintage police van in full uniform just outside Tobitakyu railway station on this muggy Fri(...)

In a Word . . .

We meet the cousins tomorrow. In Yokohama. Seems a long way to go to meet the cousins. But this is the Rugby World Cup and we are talking Scotland. (...)

Australia’s Lukhan Salakaia-Loto, Michael Hooper  and David Pocock  take part in a training session at the Shiroyama stadium in Odawara. Photograph: by Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images

Pool D: Australia v Fiji, Sapporo Dome, Saturday, 5.45am Irish time. Live on Eir Sport and ITV Australia captain Michael Hooper is relishing the oppo(...)

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