Rugby World Cup 2015


Romania's Florin Surugiu marries partner after Rugby World Cup proposal

Romanian rugby player Florin Surugiu has married his partner Alexandria four months after proposing to her after a Rugby World Cup match.

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Sporting highlights of 2015

Whatever way you look at it, 2015 gave us some amazing moments in sport.

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Sporting highlight of 2015: ABs' RWC victory

For many, the sporting highlight of the year was the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup victory.

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Top 10 sporting fails of 2015

We take a look at the biggest sporting fails of the year.

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No positive doping tests at Rugby World Cup

here were no positive drug tests detected before or during the 2015 World Cup in England.

Dan Carter (Photosport)

Carter admits to injury concerns at World Cup

Dan Carter has opened up in his autobiography about the worries he faced going into last month's Rugby World Cup semifinal against South Africa.

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Stuart Lancaster quits after World Cup failure

Stuart Lancaster has stepped down as England head coach by "mutual consent", England's Rugby Football Union announced.

Former England coach Stuart Lancaster (Photosport file)

STATS: How does Lancaster's England coaching record compare?

Coach Stuart Lancaster paid the price for host nation England's Rugby World Cup failure, but his record suggests he was much better than previous England coaches.

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Video: McCaw and Hansen meet Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall

The All Blacks received a couple of royal VIPs during their Rugby World Cup victory tour stop in Wellington.

The picture Jerome Kaino posted to Instagram (Jerome Kaino/Instagram)

All Blacks pay tribute to Jerry Collins

Some of the All Blacks have visited the resting place of their former teammate Jerry Collins.

All Blacks Captain Richie McCaw with coach Steve Hansen (Getty Images)

All Blacks celebrations come to an end

The All Blacks need to keep smiles in place for one final homecoming parade in Wellington.

Richie McCaw and the World Cup winning All Blacks (Getty Images)

Cockerill: England should not copy the All Blacks style

Former England rugby hooker Richard Cockerill believes Northern Hemisphere teams need to stop chasing the "holy grail" by copying New Zealand.

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Christchurch farewells favourite son Carter

Thousands turned out in central Christchurch today to celebrate the All Blacks' World Cup win – even construction workers downed tools for the occasion.

The All Blacks after winning this year's Rugby World Cup (AAP)

Christchurch puts on a lovely day for All Blacks

Christchurch All Blacks fans can look forward to a sunny day to welcome their sporting heroes home.

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Video + photos: All Blacks parade gets underway in Christchurch

The World Cup winning-All Blacks have arrived in Christchurch to a rapturous reception.

Keven Mealamu (3 News)

Video: Keven Mealamu happy to share World Cup with NZ

Auckland's response to the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup (RWC) win has been "amazing", says retiring player Keven Mealamu.

Conrad Smith

Video: World Cups are bonuses you never think about, says Conrad Smith

The proud Kiwi dreamed of pulling on the All Blacks jersey, but never thought he'd have the chance to celebrate two world cups.

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Livestream: All Blacks Rugby World Cup homecoming

3 News is following the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup celebration event at Victoria Park in central Auckland this afternoon.

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Livestream: All Blacks celebrate World Cup win in Auckland

3 News is following the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup celebration event at Victoria Park in central Auckland this afternoon.


All Blacks pick London strip club to celebrate win

The All Blacks have marked winning back-to-back Rugby World Cups with an all-nighter at a London strip club.