Rugby World Cup 2019
The 2019 Rugby World Cup will be the ninth Rugby World Cup, to be held in Japan from September 20th to November 2nd. This will be the first time the tournament is to be held in Asia, the first time consecutive tournaments have been staged in the same hemisphere, and also the first time that the event will take place outside the traditional heartland of the sport.
The 2015 World Cup in England broke records and was hailed as the biggest tournament yet. World Rugby now look to continue that momentum in the nation that shocked and delighted fans of the sport all over the world with their performance in 2015.