Rugby World Cup 2015

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England win in Rugby World Cup opener

England win in Rugby World Cup opener

England coach Stuart Lancaster says it was a 'massive relief' to beat Fiji in the Rugby World Cup and get off to a good start.

Home nations announce World Cup squads

Home nations announce World Cup squads

Find out who's in and out of the England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales squads for the Rugby World Cup.

An animated history of the Rugby World Cup

An animated history of the Rugby World Cup

Find out how the Rugby World Cup has grown since it first started 28 years ago and watch an animated history of the tournament.

Leigh Halfpenny's goal kicking tips

Leigh Halfpenny's goal kicking tips

Wales legend Leigh Halfpenny tells us his top goal kicking tips.

The rules of touch rugby

The rules of touch rugby

Find out how to play touch rugby - how many players you need, the rules over possession and everything else.

Ricky meets Ireland rugby stars

Ricky meets Ireland rugby stars

Ricky visited the Ireland rugby squad's training camp ahead of their first match against Canada in the Rugby World Cup.

Welsh team sing to Prince William

Welsh team sing to Prince William

Check out Wales' rugby players singing a traditional Welsh song at their World Cup welcome ceremony.

How to win at rugby - by Scottish kids

How to win at rugby - by Scottish kids

Newsround meets the school children in Glasgow who've just started playing rugby but are already enjoying some success.

Welsh rugby fans' World Cup predictions

Welsh rugby fans' World Cup predictions

With the Rugby World Cup just around the corner we've asking rugby fans in Wales about who they think will be lifting the trophy.

Rugby fans get ready for World Cup

Rugby fans get ready for World Cup

Martin speaks to some young rugby fans ahead of the start of the World Cup tonight.

Kids take up wheelchair rugby

Kids take up wheelchair rugby

The eighth Rugby World Cup is about to kick off, Martin went to meet young rugby fans getting involved in the sport.

Young rugby fan gets huge surprise

Young rugby fan gets huge surprise

An eight-year-old fan got a massive surprise when Welsh rugby legend Leigh Halfpenny appeared at his training session.

Meet the boy playing rugby one-handed

Meet the boy playing rugby one-handed

A young boy who loves his rugby isn't letting his disability stop him from getting to the top of his sport.