Rugby World Cup 2019

Asia's first rugby tournament arrives

Sep 20
Nov 2
Venue: Nationwide When: Sep 20th - Nov 2nd 2019 , 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Asia's first Rugby World Cup will see Japan kick off against Russia at Tokyo Ajinomoto Stadium, on 20th September 2019, with the final showdown set to take place in Yokohama, Kanagawa prefecture.

Set to be one of the biggest international events of the year for Japan and paving the way for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, all eyes will be on Japan as it host the ninth edition of the Rugby World Cup – its first major global sporting event since co-hosting the 2002 World Cup.

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Mike Hercus 4 months ago
I am having the same issue. No response from ticketing support. Tried again today and was linked to a Flash download Have had to cancel my card. anyone had any response from ticketing support. https://twitter.com/RugbyWorldCupTV
Kim B 11 months ago
I was in Beppu recently and the whole city there is already pumped for their part of the hosting duties - there were loads of signs and displays all about it!