New Zealand win their 3rd world cup as they beat Australia in the final of 2015 Rugby World Cup with 34-17 and became first team to win back to back world cups and also the most successful in world cup history.
New Zealand went undefeated whole tournament and although Australia did make their life difficult in the second half for a while, All Blacks never looked like losing at any stage of the world cup let alone the final. Every rugby expert widely believes that this New Zealand team is the greatest Rugby side of all times. Australia on the other hand can take heart from the fact that they were part of probably the greatest world cup final and came second only to the best team of all times.
Dan Carter ended his international career with World Cup triumph and man of the match performance for All Blacks. You can watch the match highlights below.
Upcoming RWC 2015 Matches:
So we are down to the two finalists where are New Zealand and Australia who will play the final on 31st October while South Africa will play Argentina in the third place playoff on Friday, 30th October.
Australia vs New Zealand – The Big Final
Date: Saturday, 31th October 2015 – Time: 16:00 Uk time
Venue: Twickenham Stadium, London
Channel: ITV (UK), TSN (Canada), FoxSports (Australia)
So Rugby World Cup quarter finals are done and dusted with all southern hemisphere teams making it to the semifinals where Australia will play Argentina while New Zealand will take on South Africa in what will be a mouthwatering weekend of rugby next week. Saturday, 24th October we will have South Africa vs New Zealand the first semifinal at twickenham at around 16:00 uk time while Sunday will see Australia vs Argentina at Twickenham.
There will couple of surprising results in the world cup starting with Japan beating South Africa in historic match while hosts England were knocked out after getting beaten against Australia and Wales. New Zealand won all their games but never swept any team aside. Wales and Ireland are hampered by injuries and the best game of the competition were Japan vs South Africa and Scotland vs Samoa.
Every matches will be broadcasted live in UK on free-to-air ITV & ITV 4 plus their online streaming apps Iplayer which you can access through their website or download the app.
One of the biggest sports competition in the world is about to get underway when England and Wales host 2015 Rugby Union World cup starting from 18th september 2015 and will be played through 31st October 2015. Rugby Union World is widely considered is second biggest team sport world event only behind Football’s FIFA world cup. New Zealand All Blacks are defending champions while hosts England are also favorite to repeat their 2003 triumph. There are number of other teams who has a good chance including the likes of Ireland, Australia and France.