Rugby World Cup 2015 Pools RWC

Updated on: 26-02-2017 Author: RWC 2015

There are total 20 teams which are participating in the rugby world cup 2015 and they are divided in to 4 pools, each comprising of 5 teams. The teams in the pool A are: Australia, England, Wales, Fiji and Uruguay. In pool B, there are the teams of South Africa, Samoa, Scotland, Japan and USA. In pool C, the teams include: New Zealand, Argentina, Tonga, Georgia and Namibia. In the last pool D, the teams include: France, Ireland, Italy, Canada and Romania.


The pools are made on the basis of the rankings of the teams. Among the 12 directly qualified teams; New Zealand, South Africa Australia and France are top 4 teams which are place in 4 different pools. The next 4 teams; England, Ireland, Samoa and Argentina; are also in 4 separate pools. Wales, Italy, Tonga and Scotland are from the 9th to 10th positions and they are also in 4 different groups.


The first 4 qualifiers from Oceania, Europe, Asia and Americas are present in 4 different pools. In the end, the first qualifier from Africa, 2nd qualifiers from Europe & Americas and the playoff winner teams are also grouped in four separate pools.


The top two teams from each pool will qualify for the next round of quarter finals while the top 3 teams from each pool (total 12 teams) will automatically qualify for the next rugby world cup 2019. The other 8 teams will reach the 2019 rugby world cup depending on their score in the qualifying round.


RWC 2015 Pools

Pool A Pool B Pool C Pool D
Australia South Africa New Zealand France
England Samoa Argentina Ireland
Wales Japan Tonga Italy
Fiji Scotland Georgia Canada
Uruguay USA Namibia Romania
Rugby World Cup 2015 Schedule
  • Recent Results
  • Upcoming Games
31/10    NZL vs AUS     34-17 NZL Won 30/10    RSA vs ARG     24-13 RSA Won 25/10    ARG vs AUS     15-29 AUS Won 24/10    RSA vs NZL     18-20 NZL Won 18/10    AUS vs SCO     35-34 AUS Won 18/10    IRE vs ARG     20-43 ARG Won 17/10    NZL vs FRA     62-13 NZL Won 17/10    RSA vs WAL     23-19 RSA Won 11/10    USA vs JPN     18-28 JPN Won 11/10    FRA vs IRE     9-24 IRE Won 11/10    ITA vs ROM     32-22 ITA Won 11/10    ARG vs NAM     64-19 ARG Won 10/10    ENG vs URU     60-3 ENG Won 10/10    AUS vs WAL     15-6 AUS Won 10/10    SAM vs SCO     33-36 SCO Won 09/10    NZL vs TGA     47-9 NZL Won 07/10    NAM vs GEO     16-17 GEO Won 07/10    RSA vs USA     64-0 RSA Won 06/10    FJI vs URU     47-15 FJI Won 06/10    CAN vs ROM     15-17 ROM Won 04/10    IRE vs ITA     16-9 IRE Won 03/10    ARG vs TGA     45-16 ARG Won 03/10    ENG vs AUS     13-33 AUS Won 03/10    RSA vs SCO     34-16 RSA Won 03/10    SAM vs JPN     5-26 JPN Won 01/10    FRA vs CAN     41-18 FRA Won 01/10    WAL vs FJI     23-13 WAL Won 29/9    TGA vs NAM     35-21 TGA Won 27/9    IRE vs ROM     44-10 IRE Won 27/9    SCO vs USA     39-16 SCO Won 27/9    AUS vs URU     65-3 AUS Won 26/9    ENG vs WAL     25-28 WAL Won 26/9    RSA vs SAM     46-6 RSA Won 26/9    ITA vs CAN     32-18 ITA Won 25/9    ARG vs GEO     54-9 ARG Won 24/9    NZL vs NAM     58-14 NZL Won 23/9    FRA vs ROM     38-11 FRA Won 23/9    AUS vs FJI     28-13 AUS Won 23/9    SCO vs JPN     45-10 SCO Won 20/9    NZL vs ARG     26-16 NZL Won 20/9    WAL vs URU     54-9 WAL Won 20/9    SAM vs USA     25-16 SAM Won 19/9    FRA vs ITA     32-10 FRA Won 19/9    RSA vs JPN     32-34 JPN Won 19/9    IRE vs CAN     50-7 IRE Won 19/9    TGA vs GEO     10-17 GEO Won 18/9    ENG vs FJI     35-11 ENG Won
Rugby World Cup 2015 Points Table
  • Pool A
  • Pool B
  • Pool C
  • Pool D
POS TEAM P +/- PTS
1   Australia 4 +106 17
2   Wales 4 +49 13
3   England 4 +58 11
4   Fiji 4 -17 5
5   Uruguay 4 -196 0
POS TEAM P +/- PTS
1   South Africa 4 +120 16
2   Scotland 4 +43 14
3   Japan 4 -2 12
4   Samoa 4 -55 6
5   USA 4 -106 0
POS TEAM P +/- PTS
1   New Zealand 4 +125 19
2   Argentina 4 +109 15
3   Georgia 4 -70 8
4   Tonga 4 -60 6
5   Namibia 4 -104 1
POS TEAM P +/- PTS
1   Ireland 4 +99 18
2   France 4 +57 14
3   Italy 4 -14 10
4   Romania 4 -69 4
5   Canada 4 -73 2