Sun. Sep 24th, 2023
The Path to Glory: England’s Rugby World Cup 2023 Schedule, Squad, and Journey in direction of the Grand Finale

England continued their excellent begin to the 2023 Rugby World Cup with a hard-fought win over Japan in Good. Regardless of a lackluster first half, Steve Borthwick’s crew confirmed nice resilience within the second half, scoring 4 tries to safe a priceless bonus level. This victory places England in a robust place to advance to the quarter-finals, with solely Chile and Samoa left to play in Pool D.

England’s group, Pool D, consists of England, Japan, Argentina, Samoa, and Chile. Their subsequent recreation might be in opposition to Chile in Lille on September twenty third.

In crew information, Tom Curry will miss England’s subsequent group recreation in opposition to Chile resulting from a two-match ban for a harmful sort out. Nevertheless, England captain Owen Farrell is offered for choice after serving a four-match ban for a excessive sort out.

If England progress as one of many prime two groups in Pool D, they’ll probably face Australia, Wales, or Fiji from Pool C within the quarter-finals. To date, the potential opponents appear beatable. Nevertheless, reaching the semi-finals would current a more durable problem in opposition to one of many prime 5 groups on this planet rankings.

To observe the Rugby World Cup on TV within the UK, ITV has the unique broadcast rights, with most matches airing on ITV1. The BBC will present radio commentary on Radio 5 Dwell, 5 Sports activities Additional, and the BBC Sounds service. NBC Sports activities is displaying the match within the US, whereas SuperSport has the TV protection in South Africa.

By Editor