Official fixtures and results page for Rugby World Cup 2023 in France.
Rugby World Cup Fixtures. The 2023 Rugby World Cup runs from Friday 8 September to Saturday 28 October, with games played across France. South Africa will be looking to defend their title after they defeated England 32-12 in the 2019 final in Japan. Eddie Jones will want to avenge that result and claim the trophy before he bows out as England’s boss but hosts France and three-time winners New Zealand will fancy their chances too.
2023 World Cup fixtures in full Sep 8: France vs New Zealand (Pool A) – Stade de France, Saint-Denis Sep 9: Italy vs Africa 1 (Pool A) – Stade Geoffroy Guichard, Saint-Etienne
The Rugby World Cup Fixtures are announced! On this page we give you an overview of the dates of all matches and you can immediately request ticket-inclusive travel packages for your favourite match. Rugby World Cup 2023 kicks off on September 8 with a spectacular opening match between host country France and title contender New Zealand in Stade de France.
The 2023 Rugby World Cup, hosted by France, is scheduled to be the tenth men's Rugby World Cup, taking place in the year of the 200th anniversary of the 'invention' of the sport by William Webb Ellis from 8 September to 28 October. The final will take place at the Stade de France.
250,000 Rugby World Cup 2023 tickets available from 28 September. 2023 Family members registered by 12:00 CEST on 28 September can access an exclusive presale period between 18:00 CEST 28 September and 18:00 CET 29 September, before a general public sale on 30 September. USA set up Americas 1 showdown with Uruguay.
Uruguay achieved their 'immovable goal' of qualifying for Rugby World Cup 2023 as Americas 1, defeating the US Eagles over two legs. Preparation to take on France, New Zealand and all comers in 2023 begins now, says captain Andrés Vilaseca.