Things need to know about Rugby World Cup 2019
When you watch the Rugby World Cup live online this year, think about what you have learned lately about rugby and how one becomes a rugby player. There are many things that most people do not know about rugby and especially the Rugby world cup. We have some facts and things that you should know about RWC 2019.
This Rugby World Cup is one of the biggest sporting events of the year. It is a very exciting time for millions of people. The championship takes place from Friday, September 20th until Saturday, November 2nd of this year. Twenty teams from all over the world will be playing for the Webb Ellis Cup in Japan.
The first match will start off on the 20th of September and it’s in Ajinomoto Stadium near Tokyo. The area in Japan has perfect weather just for playing rugby too. It’s never too hot or too cold for rugby in Japan. Which is one reason why the RWC 2019 is held there this year?
Not all of us are able to go to Japan for the event, therefore, we have to watch it live on television or another device. Here are a few facts that you may not know about RWC 2019.
The Japanese rugby team is known as the Brave Blossoms, and they are ranked 11th in the world. As the hosts of the RWC 2019, they are automatically qualified this year. This team has consistently qualified for the RWC over the last twenty years but has not seen a win. They are the strongest nation in the Asian group. The second fact you should know is which teams are in the RWC. They are Argentina Canada, Fiji, Georgia, Italy, Namibia, Russia, Scotland, Tonga, USA, Australia, England, France, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, Samoa, South Africa, Uruguay, and Wales. You do not want to miss out on any of this high-flying action of the Rugby World Cup.