List Of TV Channels Broadcasting 2015 Rugby World Cup
2015 Rugby World Cup TV Channels World Rugby (International Rugby Board) is going to organize Rugby World cup for eighth time. Total 20 teams will participate in 2015 Rugby World Cup. England will host 2015 Rugby World Cup. Matches will start from 18 September 2015 and finals will held on 31 October 2015 in Twickenham Stadium (London). Rugby World Cup was held in 1987 for first time.
Rugby World Cup 2015 TV ChannelsWinners of Rugby World Cup are awarded with Webb Ellis Cup. In Australia this trophy is known as “Bill”. There are only 3 teams who have won World Cup trophy twice and these teams are New Zealand, Australia and South Africa. 2011 Rugby World cup was won by New Zealand and France was runner up teams.
Rugby World Cup 2015 TV Channels List
12 referees and 7 assistant referees have been appointed for Rugby World Cup 2015 matches. Teams will be divided into five bands and each band will have four teams in it. Pool A will have Australia, England, Wales, Fiji and Uruguay. Pool B will have South Africa, Samoa, Scotland, Japan, United States. Pool C will have New Zealand, Argentina, Tonga, Georgia and Namibia.
Rugby World Cup 2015 Pools Pool D will have France, Ireland, Italy, Canada, Romania. Each pool is a single round robin of 10 games. Each team will play one match against each other in the same pool. Teams will get 4 points for a win, two points for draw. Top 3 teams of each pool will get automatic entry into 2018 World Cup.
ITV Sport will telecast Rugby World cup in UK and worldwide. ITV won rights after outbidding BBC and Sky Sports. Nine Network will telecast it in Australia. TSN and RDS will telecast world cup in Canada. Universal Sport and NBC will telecast it in United states and ESPN will telecast this world cup in Argentina. Rugby World Cup 2015 Fixtures