Rugby World Cup 2019
The Rugby World Cup is an international rugby union tournament held every four years. The 2019 edition took place in Japan from September 20 to November 2, 2019.
Tournament Format and Pool Stage
Twenty teams participated in the tournament, divided into four pools of five teams each. Each team played a round-robin format, with the top two teams from each pool advancing to the knockout stage.
Top Performers and Records
- Several players showcased exceptional performances during the tournament, demonstrating their skills and athleticism.
- South Africa’s Pieter-Steph Du Toit was named the World Rugby Player of the Year for his outstanding contributions.
Memorable Moments and Highlights
- The Rugby World Cup 2019 was filled with memorable moments, including dramatic tries, stunning upsets, and impressive individual performances.
- The passionate support of fans from around the world added to the vibrant and festive atmosphere.
: Next Rugby World Cup
The next Rugby World Cup will be held in 2023 in France, where teams from around the world will once again compete for rugby’s ultimate prize.