Italy have kept alive their chances of reaching the RWC quarter-finals with victory over the USA in their Pool C match in Nelson.
South Africa may have thrashed Namibia but minnow nations have narrowed the gap on the big teams according to IRB figures.
Australia have bounced back from their shock defeat to Ireland, to thrash the USA in their RWC Pool C match in Wellington.
The Wallabies hit a few further snags despite blasting the USA in their RWC “bounce-back” encounter in Wellington.
Quade Cooper is great to watch but not necessarily the best player to try to emulate, according US flyhalf Nese Malifa.
US captain Todd Clever has been cleared to play against Australia despite being found guilty of a dangerous tackling offence.
The Irish have flattered to deceive as they defeated the United States in a scrappy World Cup encounter in New Plymouth.
IRB chief Mike Miller has warned that price gouging during the RWC threatened to sully NZ's reputation with international tourists.
USA skipper Todd Clever has become the second player to be cited at the RWC for dangerous tackling and charging.
South Africa and Australia open their RWC campaigns on Sunday while the USA will commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11.
The USA have beaten Russia in their Rugby World Cup Pool C match played in a wet Taranaki Stadium in New Plymouth.
The United States team will honour the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks just hours before their opening RWC match.
The All Blacks are a mighty force and this Rugby World Cup may well be the one where they shake the ghosts of past tournaments.
Wallabies flyhalf Quade Cooper is arguably the most flamboyant, talented and mercurial rugby player to represent the Australian team in recent years.
Eden Park's history boasts some of the greatest sporting moments, including the inaugural Rugby World Cup in 1987 and 1992 Cricket World Cup.
Nike released a new commercial following Tiger Woods' 15th Major victory at the Masters tournament in Augusta National Golf Club.
British singer Robbie Williams, who was the opening act at the Soccer World Cup in Russia, decided to flip his middle finger to the camera.
Nemanja Vidic speaks openly about his prolific defensive partnership with Rio Ferdinand during their time at Manchester United.
Internet sensation Ho-Sung Choi took on Erik van Rooyen in the first edition of series 2 of the European Tour’s 14 Club Challenge in Kenya.
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