Rugby World Cup 2023: Results, fixtures, schedule in full, how to watch, kick-off times, venues and odds

Rugby World Cup 2023: Results, fixtures, schedule in full, how to watch, kick-off times, venues and odds

The penultimate round of Rugby World Cup matches has begun.

Italy are staring elimination in the face after being thumped by New Zealand while Australia could be knocked out as early as Saturday after defeats to Fiji and Wales.

Hosts France, Ireland and England are among those not in action this weekend while South Africa face Tonga and Scotland must beat Romania to hold out any hope of reaching the quarter-finals.

Rugby World Cup 2023 fixtures and results

All times BST, unless stated

Pool A

Friday, September 8

France 27-13 New Zealand

Saturday, September 9

Italy 52-8 Namibia

Thursday, September 14

France 27-12 Uruguay

Friday, September 15

New Zealand 71-3 Namibia

Wednesday, September 20

Italy 38-17 Uruguay

Thursday, September 21

France 96-0 Namibia

Wednesday, September 27

Uruguay 36-26 Namibia

Friday, September 29

New Zealand 96-17 Italy

Thursday, October 5

New Zealand vs Uruguay (OL Stadium, 8pm, ITV1)

Friday, October 6

France vs Italy (OL Stadium, 8pm, ITV1)

Pool B

Saturday, September 9

Ireland 82-8 Romania

Sunday, September 10

South Africa 18-3 Scotland

Saturday, September 16

Ireland 59-16 Tonga

Sunday, September 17

South Africa 76-0 Romania

Saturday, September 23

South Africa 8-13 Ireland

Sunday, September 24

Scotland 45-17 Tonga

Saturday, September 30

Scotland vs Romania (Stade Pierre-Mauroy, 8pm, ITV)

Sunday, October 1

South Africa vs Tonga (Stade Velodrome, 8pm, ITV1)

Saturday, October 7

Ireland vs Scotland (Stade de France, 8pm, ITV1)

Sunday, October 8

Tonga vs Romania (Stade Pierre-Mauroy, 4:45pm, ITV3)

Pool C

Saturday, September 9

Australia 35-15 Georgia

Sunday, September 10

Wales 32-26 Fiji

Saturday, September 16

Wales 28-8 Portugal

Sunday, September 17

Australia 15-22 Fiji

Saturday, September 23

Georgia 18-18 Portugal

Sunday, September 24

Wales 40-6 Australia

Saturday, September 30

Fiji vs Georgia (Stade de Bordeaux, 4:45pm, ITV1)

Sunday, October 1

Australia vs Portugal (Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, 4:45pm, ITV1)

Saturday, October 7

Wales vs Georgia (Stade de la Beaujoire, 2pm, ITV1)

Sunday, October 8

Fiji vs Portugal (Stadium de Toulouse, 8pm, ITV4)

Pool D

Saturday, September 9

England 27-10 Argentina

Sunday, September 10

Japan 42-12 Chile

Saturday, September 16

Samoa 43-10 Chile

Sunday, September 17

England 34-12 Japan

Friday, September 22

Argentina 19-10 Samoa

Saturday, September 23

England 71-0 Chile

Thursday, September 28

Japan 28-22 Samoa

Saturday, September 30

Argentina vs Chile (Stade de la Beaujoire, 2pm, ITV1)

Saturday, October 7

England vs Samoa (Stade Pierre-Mauroy, 4:45pm, ITV1)

Sunday, October 8

Japan vs Argentina (Stade de la Beaujoire, 12pm, ITV1)


Saturday, October 14

Winner of Pool C vs Runner-up of Pool D (Stade Velodrome, 4pm, ITV1)

Winner of Pool B vs Runner-up of Pool A (Stade de France, 8pm, ITV1)

Sunday, October 15

Winner of Pool D vs Runner-up of Pool C (Stade Velodrome, 4pm, ITV1)

Winner of Pool A vs Runner-up of Pool B (Stade de France, 8pm, ITV1)


Friday, October 20

Winner of quarter-final 1 vs Winner of quarter-final 2 (Stade de France, 8pm, ITV1)

Saturday, October 21

Winner of quarter-final 3 vs Winner of quarter-final 4 (Stade de France, 8pm, ITV1)

Bronze final

Friday, October 27

Loser of semi-final 1 vs Loser of semi-final 2 (Stade de France, 8pm, ITV1)


Saturday, October 28

Winner of semi-final 1 vs Winner of semi-final 2 (Stade de France, 8pm, ITV1)

Rugby World Cup 2023 venues

Stade de France, Paris (capacity 80,023)

Stade Velodrome, Marseille (capacity 67,847)

OL Stadium, Lyon (capacity 58,883)

Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Lille (capacity 50,096)

Stade de Bordeaux, Bordeaux (capacity 42,115)

Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, Saint-Etienne (capacity 41,965)

Stade de Nice, Nice (capacity 35,983)

Stade de la Beaujoire, Nantes (capacity 35,520)

Stadium de Toulouse, Toulouse (capacity 33,150)

Rugby World Cup 2023 odds


South Africa - 3/1

Ireland - 3/1

France - 3/1

New Zealand - 7/2

England - 11/1

Wales - 17/1

Fiji - 35/1

Argentina - 35/1

Scotland - 100/1

Japan - 300/1

Italy - 500/1

Samoa - 500/1

Tonga - 500/1

Georgia - 500/1

Italy - 500/1

Portugal - 500/1

Australia - 500/1

Odds via Betfair (subject to change).