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Rugby World Cup 2019

Multiple locations, Japan
Fri, 20 Sep 2019 - Sat, 02 Nov 2019
Organised By
Rugby Football Union
Hosted once every four years, the Rugby World Cup is rugby's centrepiece event. It is the big stage that rugby players from all over the world dream of reaching. Held over the course of seven weeks, it is the 3rd largest sports event in the world after the summer olympics and the Football World Cup.

Tournament Dates

20th September (Fri) - 2nd November (Sat), 2019


20 participating teams


Total of 48 matches:

1 Pool stages: 4 pools of 5 teams, 40 pool matches in total.

2 Finals: Quarter finals, semi finals, bronze final, finals :計8試合

Match Venues

12 venues across the whole of Japan


Opening Match

20th September (Fri), 2019
Tokyo Stadium


2nd November (Sat), 2019
Yokohama Stadium, Kanagawa