England ends All Blacks' reign in Rugby World Cup

Rugby Oct 26, 2019

England ends All Blacks' reign in Rugby World Cup

by Andrew McKirdy

England ended New Zealand's reign as Rugby World Cup champion in the semifinals on Saturday, beating the All Blacks 19-7 to reach the final for the first time since 2007. New Zealand was looking to win the tournament for an unprecedented third straight time this ...

England recalls George Ford for semifinal against New Zealand

Rugby Oct 24, 2019

England recalls George Ford for semifinal against New Zealand

Flyhalf George Ford has been recalled by England in the only change to its starting lineup for the Rugby World Cup semifinal match against New Zealand on Saturday. Ford's return sees Owen Farrell move across to inside center and Henry Slade drop to the bench ...

England-New Zealand semifinal stirs memories of Jonah Lomu

Rugby Oct 24, 2019

England-New Zealand semifinal stirs memories of Jonah Lomu

When England and New Zealand last met in a Rugby World Cup semifinal, it took just one barnstorming run to confirm Jonah Lomu's status as a star of the game. The 1995 edition in South Africa saw All Blacks wing Lomu burst onto the global ...