Rugby World Cup
Are you ready for the Rugby World Cup 2015? In England - this year's hosts - we are getting very excited! The competition starts on 18th September and runs through to 31st October, 20 countries take part and there will be exciting matches taking place all over England. It's a great time to be patriotic, wave your country's flag, and enjoy some fantastic sport!
The Rugby World Cup has been played every four years since 1987. Do you know which three countries have won the Rugby World Cup twice? Scroll down to the bottom of the page to find out!
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We've put together over 300 pdf files containing Rugby World Cup 2015 printable resources, general rugby printable resources, and flag printables for the 20 countries taking part. Why not save yourself some time and effort by jumping straight to our shop and downloading our time-saving bundle? That's 300 pages you won't have to visit!
Rugby World Cup 2015 Contenders
20 countries take part in the Rugby World Cup. In the first stage, the 20 teams are divided into 4 pools, each with 5 teams. 10 games are played in each pool and teams are awarded 4 points for a win, 2 points for a draw and 0 for losing. A bonus point is awarded if a team scores four or more tries in a game, or if a team loses by 7 points or less. At the end of the 10 matches, the top two teams in each pool move onto the quarter finals.
Click the links below to find out a few fun facts about each country and find a full set of flag printables and colouring page, as well as map, location and fact-finding worksheets.