Rassie Erasmus: We have a 'good chance' of winning World Cup

Springbok Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus believes the Boks 'have a good chance' of winning the Rugby World Cup (RWC) but refused to accept the favourites tag given to them by some.


Billy Vunipola hopes to be fit for World Cup despite knee operation

Billy Vunipola has undergone a minor operation on his injured knee but expects to be fit for the Rugby World Cup.


Springboks captain Siya Kolisi upbeat over recovery ahead of Rugby World Cup

Springboks captain Siya Kolisi has offered assurance he is on course for a full recovery ahead of this year's Rugby World Cup in France.


Jason Robinson: England must take hope from unlikely 2007 World Cup run

Jason Robinson insists England must look to his 2007 runners-up rather than the triumphant vintage of 2003 for inspiration to drive their World Cup quest.


'Unorthodox' Japan aiming for big scalps at the Rugby World Cup

Japan head coach Jamie Joseph believes that their unique style will cause their Pool D rivals problems at the Rugby World Cup.


Johnny Sexton in trouble for abusing referee Jaco Peyper after Champions Cup final

Johnny Sexton's preparations for the upcoming Rugby World Cup could be hampered after he received a misconduct letter from European Professional Club Rugby.