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Tom Hamilton

Reflective Lancaster faces up to World Cup review

England head coach Stuart Lancaster admits his is a 'brilliant job, but a tough one' as he prepares to discover if he will stay in post beyond the World Cup.

Sam Bruce

Nonu wins 100th All Blacks cap

Veteran centre Ma'a Nonu returns from a shoulder injury to win his 100th Test cap on Friday night in the All Blacks' final Rugby World Cup Pool C match against Tonga.

Tristan Barclay

Namibia's Bothma relishing Gorgodze battle

Namibia bruiser Renaldo Bothma is relishing at the prospect of going up against Georgia skipper Mamuka Gorgodze when the two sides meet in their Pool C clash.

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ESPN Staff

Romania grab dramatic late victory over Canada

Florin Vlaicu's late penalty against 14-man Canada gave Romania their first victory of Rugby World Cup 2015 despite having trailed 15-0 early in the second half.

Rob Bartlett

Haig: Namibia bigger than All Blacks clash

Georgia head coach says beating the Welwitschias in Exeter and qualifying automatically for the next World Cup would mean everything to him and his players.

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PA Sport

Gatland plots changes for Australia showdown

Warren Gatland admits that Wales' injury list and the punishing encounter against Fiji leave him with a selection headache with the chance to top Pool A on the line against Australia.

Tom Hamilton

RFU chief: No regrets over Lancaster contract

RFU chief executive Ian Ritchie says he has no regrets about giving England coach Stuart Lancaster a six-year contract last year despite his team's early exit from the Rugby World Cup.

Martyn Thomas

Preview: South Africa vs. USA

The USA always put up a good fight, but expect South Africa to wrap up Pool B in style, writes Martyn Thomas.

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Rob Bartlett

Preview: Georgia vs. Namibia

It's all to play for in Exeter, writes Rob Bartlett, as Georgia looking to qualify for the 2019 World Cup and Namibia seek their first ever point in rugby's biggest competition.

PA Sport

Lancaster: I've got to consider my position

England coach Stuart Lancaster admits he will consider tendering his resignation after a crushing 33-13 defeat to Australia at Twickenham saw the host nation crash out of the World Cup.

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