1. Sports commentator Scotty Stevenson's golden ticket to the Rugby World Cup  Stuff.co.nz
  2. 'It was tough to take': Gareth Anscombe reveals World Cup injury anguish  RugbyPass
  3. Number of Kiwi coaches at World Cup prompts questions over health of global rugby  The Guardian
  4. Rugby World Cup 2019: Booze, money, rugby - Stephen Donald on the 'complicated' life of an All Black playing in Japan  New Zealand Herald
  5. Rugby World Cup history: Five biggest upsets as tournament approaches  NEWS.com.au
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Star Wales first-five Gareth Anscombe has opened up about his disappointment of missing the World Cup in Japan through injury.Star Wales first-five Gareth Anscombe has opened up about his disappointment of missing the World Cup in Japan through injury.

'It was tough to take': Gareth Anscombe reveals World Cup injury anguish

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The Rugby World Cup cannot come around soon enough for Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones. That is because it will allow him to get down to business and stopThe Rugby World Cup cannot come around soon enough for Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones. That is because it will allow him to get down to business and stop

Six Nations Rugby | Jones anxious to get World Cup campaign going

Wales' Kiwi first-five was scratched from the tournament after a knee injury.Wales' Kiwi first-five was scratched from the tournament after a knee injury.

Gareth Anscombe opens up on World Cup-ending injury: 'I could have played a key role' | 1 NEWS NOW | TVNZ

Alun Wyn Jones will be leading Warren Gatland's squad to Japan this week Alun Wyn Jones will be leading Warren Gatland's squad to Japan this week

I think about World Cup glory almost every day says Wales skipper - North Wales Live

“I'm arranging a special Rugby World Cup Raffle to raise money on behalf of @Velindre, the Cardiff-based charity I'm an ambassador for. @willcarling and I had a bet earlier this year and he lost 😜 Details below. Please dig deep for a great cause! https://t.co/Bd6fGodpYt https://t.co/1nVSgiqbwy”

Geraint Thomas on Twitter: "I'm arranging a special Rugby World Cup Raffle to raise money on behalf of @Velindre, the Cardiff-based charity I'm an ambassador for. @willcarling and I had a bet earlier this year and he lost 😜 Details below. Please dig deep for a great cause! https://t.co/Bd6fGodpYt… https://t.co/eHd6QUyjRy"

“Myself and @jimhamilton4 discuss whether the rugby Wags should go to the @rugbyworldcup on @TheRugbyPod, of course we disagree! Watch it here 👇🏼 https://t.co/jLaFrBnYLs”

Andy Goode on Twitter: "Myself and @jimhamilton4 discuss whether the rugby Wags should go to the @rugbyworldcup on @TheRugbyPod, of course we disagree! Watch it here 👇🏼… https://t.co/zQqr4TqJE9"

“The late Chester Williams's wife Maria showing extreme bravery at the Memorial Service...reminding us of the home truths about SA Rugby.."every door was closed to him..it's a sad reality." Never let slogans b4 Rugby World Cups fool u. SA rugby remains SA rugby😡 Visuals: SABC https://t.co/cWiXLsQFIJ”

robertmarawa on Twitter: "The late Chester Williams's wife Maria showing extreme bravery at the Memorial Service...reminding us of the home truths about SA Rugby.."every door was closed to him..it's a sad reality." Never let slogans b4 Rugby World Cups fool u. SA rugby remains SA rugby😡 Visuals: SABC… https://t.co/KU4TOEKdxz"

“Who’s winning the @rugbyworldcup ? 🤷🏼‍♂️ Me and @AndyGoode10 give our opinions on this weeks @TheRugbyPod agree? https://t.co/1PWwVR4ujT”

Jim Hamilton on Twitter: "Who’s winning the @rugbyworldcup ? 🤷🏼‍♂️ Me and @AndyGoode10 give our opinions on this weeks @TheRugbyPod agree?… "

'I'm just going to go,' Sam Warburton told his mum over the phone. 'To the airport. I'll be in the air before they realise I've gone.''I'm just going to go,' Sam Warburton told his mum over the phone. 'To the airport. I'll be in the air before they realise I've gone.'

The Rugby World Cup has dished out some memorable shock results over the years, and the upcoming edition in Japan could deliver a few more.The Rugby World Cup has dished out some memorable shock results over the years, and the upcoming edition in Japan could deliver a few more.

Rugby World Cup: Five of the biggest shock results

Jonah Lomu, David Campese and Bryan Habana hog the historical highlights but the 2019 Rugby World Cup could well be decided by these metronomes.Jonah Lomu, David Campese and Bryan Habana hog the historical highlights but the 2019 Rugby World Cup could well be decided by these metronomes.

Rugby World Cup 2019: The gun goalkickers set to decide the tournament | Fox Sports

Even with an early morning and flight to Japan ahead of him, Aaron Wainwright still found time to lend a hand Even with an early morning and flight to Japan ahead of him, Aaron Wainwright still found time to lend a hand

The Wales World Cup star who turned up to coach his local rugby team hours before getting on the plane to Japan - Wales Online

Former Wales captain Sam Warburton has warned that a professional player could die on the pitch unless rugby union takes pre-emptive measures to improve safety.Former Wales captain Sam Warburton has warned that a professional player could die on the pitch unless rugby union takes pre-emptive measures to improve safety.

Rugby World Cup 2019 news: Sam Warburton autobiography

Fiji dumped Wales out of the 2007 World Cup.Fiji dumped Wales out of the 2007 World Cup.

Rugby World Cup: five shock results - Daily Nation

As we move into the top 40 of The Roar’s greatest Rugby World Cup players countdown, we come across a group who were individually brilliant on the game’s biggest stage but rarely tasted the ultimate triumph. These five players only have a single winner’s medal between them, although they still produced some of the most […]As we move into the top 40 of The Roar’s greatest Rugby World Cup players countdown, we come across a group who were individually brilliant on the game’s biggest stage but rarely tasted the ultimate triumph. These five players only have a single winner’s medal between them, although they still produced some of the most […]

The 50 greatest players in Rugby World Cup history: 40-36

While the bigger nations have dominated the eight editions of the Rugby World Cup, there have been some major surprises thrown up.While the bigger nations have dominated the eight editions of the Rugby World Cup, there have been some major surprises thrown up.

Rugby World Cup: 5 shock results