The 2015 Rugby World Cup is schedules to be the 8th Rugby World Cup. The tournament will be hosted by England from September 18th to October 31st Twickenham Stadium in London will host the final.
Of the 20 countries that competed in the 2011 World Cup there was only one change to the teams for this year’s competition, Uruguay replace Russia. The venues for the Rugby World Cup are Twickenham Stadium, Wembley Stadium, MillenniumStadium, Olympic Stadium, Villa Park, St James Park, Elland Road, KingsholmStadium, Sandy Park, Stadium MK and Brighton Community Stadium.
There are four pools A, B, C and D each containing 5 teams. Pool A contains Wales, England, Australia, Fiji and Uruguay. Pool B contains Scotland, Samoa, Japan, South Africa and USA .Pool C contains New Zealand, Georgia, Tonga, Argentina and Namibia. Pool D contains France, Ireland, Italy, Romania and Canada.
The Irish players are staying at Celtic Manor &Newport, The Sport Wales National Centre, St Georges Park and Surrey Sports Park. Tickets for the game are available at £7 for children and £15 for adults but tickets are being sold at an incredibly fast rate.
New Zealand are odds on favourites to win the world cup at 13/10 the bookies have placed Ireland in a good position at 9/1 and Uruguay ,Romania and Namibia are the least odds on to win at 5000/1