Rugby World Cup final: England v South Africa live coverage on the BBC

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Rugby World Cup final: England v South Africa
Venue: Yokohama International Stadium Date: Saturday, 2 November Kick-off: 09:00 GMT
Coverage: Live radio commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live and live text commentary on the BBC Sport website and app.

England take on South Africa in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final on Saturday and the BBC will bring you exclusive live radio commentary from Japan.

You can listen on BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Sounds and the BBC Sport website and app, with build-up to the kick-off at 09:00 GMT starting at 06:00 GMT.

The BBC Sport website and app will stream the commentary and provide live text, reports, analysis and features.

There will also be daily Rugby Union Weekly podcasts all this week.

The BBC 5 Live team is led by presenter Sonja McLaughlan, correspondent Chris Jones and 2003 World Cup winners Matt Dawson and Paul Grayson.

England internationals Danny Care and Chris Ashton will join Chris to co-host editions of Rugby Union Weekly.

Rugby fans can get involved and share their views in the BBC live pages and on BBC Sport's Twitterexternal-link, Facebookexternal-link and Instagramexternal-link accounts, using #bbcrugby.

Fixtures & BBC coverage

All times are GMT unless stated and are subject to change. The BBC is not responsible for any changes that may be made.

Saturday, 2 November


England v South Africa (Yokohama), 06:00-12:00 - BBC Radio 5 Live and BBC Sounds.


You can view BBC Sport output as well as listen to our radio sports programming on the BBC iPlayer.

The BBC Sport website is available via desktop, mobile, tablet and app, giving fast and easy access to the live stream, text commentaries, news, reports, schedules and videos. The BBC Sport app is available free on Apple and Android devices.

National and regional variations

National and regional variations have been included in this list where possible, but please check your local listings for more detailed information.

All Ireland games will be live on BBC Radio Ulster, all Scotland games will be live on BBC Radio Scotland, and all Wales games are live on BBC Radio Wales and BBC Radio Cymru.

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