Rugby Union Half-Time Report
Half-Time Report: New Zealand on verge of World Cup gloryNew Zealand score a try in the dying stages of the first half to take a 16-3 lead into the break of the Rugby World Cup final against Australia at Twickenham.
Oct 31, 16:49
Half-Time Report: South Africa on course for third-placed finishSouth Africa open up a 16-0 lead in the first half of the Rugby World Cup third-place playoff match against Argentina at the Olympic Stadium.
Oct 30, 20:49
Half-Time Report: Early tries help Australia to 19-9 lead over Argentina at TwickenhamAdam Ashley-Cooper scores two tries as Australia open up a 19-6 lead at the halfway mark of their Rugby World Cup semi-final against Argentina.
Oct 25, 16:53
Half-Time Report: South Africa lead ill-disciplined New ZealandSouth Africa bounce back from conceding an early try to punish New Zealand's ill-discipline by earning a 12-7 lead in the World Cup semi-final at Twickenham.
Oct 24, 16:46
Half-Time Report: Scotland build suprise lead over AustraliaScotland are on course to reach the semi-finals of the Rugby World Cup for the first time in 24 years having taken a 16-15 lead into the halfway stage against Australia.
Oct 18, 16:46
Half-Time Report: Ireland restore hope after slow start in CardiffIreland trail Argentina 20-10 at half time in their Rugby World Cup meeting at the Millennium Stadium.
Oct 18, 13:52
Half-Time Report: New Zealand sitting comfortably against France at the breakNew Zealand cross over four times in the opening 40 minutes to take a convincing 29-13 lead into half time against France in their quarter-final tie.
Oct 17, 20:46
Half-Time Report: Wales on course for Rugby World Cup semi-finalsDan Biggar hits a late drop-goal to give Wales a 13-12 lead over South Africa at half time of their Rugby World Cup quarter-final at Twickenham.
Oct 17, 16:50
Half-Time Report: Japan take nine-point lead into interval against USAJapan lead USA 17-8 at half time in the Rugby World Cup's final pool-phase fixture at the Kingsholm Stadium.
Oct 11, 20:44
Half-Time Report: Ireland edging close contest with FranceIreland head into the break with a 9-6 over France in their final pool match at the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 11, 17:33
Half-Time Report: Tommasso Allan stars as Italy lead Romania at breakItaly lead Romania 22-3 in the race for third place in Pool D in the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 11, 15:22
Half-Time Report: Argentina score five first-half tries to take commanding lead over NamibiaArgentina score five first-half tries to lead Namibia 36-7 at half time in Pool C in the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 11, 12:57
Half-Time Report: Nick Easter puts England in controlNick Easter scores two tries to lead England to a 21-3 lead over Uruguay at half time in their final match at the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 10, 20:52
Half-Time Report: Australia leading Wales in Pool A deciderAustralia build a 9-6 lead against Wales at half time of their decisive Pool A encounter at the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 10, 17:33
Half-Time Report: Samoa lead Scotland after breathless opening 40 minutes in NewcastleSamoa hold a 26-23 lead over Scotland in the Rugby World Cup at half time after a breathless, end-to-end 40 minutes at St James' Park in Newcastle.
Oct 10, 15:21
Half-Time Report: New Zealand open up narrow lead over stubborn TongaNew Zealand move 11 points ahead of a stubborn Tonga at the break in their final Rugby World Cup Pool C contest at St James' Park.
Oct 9, 20:50
Half-Time Report: Namibia hold off Georgia to gain half-time leadNamibia are beating Georgia 6-0 at half time in their Rugby World Cup match.
Oct 7, 21:10
Half-Time Report: South Africa in control against USASouth Africa lead USA 14-0 at the interval of their Pool B clash at the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 7, 17:36
Half-Time Report: Fiji heading for first Rugby World Cup victoryTwo tries and a further brace of penalty tries put Fiji in command of their final Rugby World Cup pool encounter against Uruguay.
Oct 6, 20:48
Half-Time Report: Canada lead Romania by eight at the breakCanada take an 8-0 lead into the interval of their Pool D match against Romania at the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
Oct 6, 17:34
Half-Time Report: Ireland lead Italy by four points at half timeIreland are beating Italy 10-6 at half time in the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 4, 17:33
Half-Time Report: Argentina in control against TongaArgentina and Tonga run in two tries apiece during the opening 40 minutes of their Rugby World Cup encounter in Leicester.
Oct 4, 15:22
Half-Time Report: Bernard Foley puts England on brink of World Cup exitBernard Foley scores two tries to help Australia into a 17-3 lead over England at the halfway stage of their crucial Rugby World Cup showdown at Twickenham.
Oct 3, 20:47
Half-Time Report: South Africa open up healthy lead over ScotlandSchalk Burger and JP Pietersen score first-half tries as South Africa open up an 17-point lead over Scotland in their Rugby World Cup Pool B contest in Newcastle.
Oct 3, 17:35
Half-Time Report: New Zealand lead plucky GeorgiaNew Zealand secure the bonus point by taking a 22-10 lead over Georgia in the first half at the Millennium Stadium.
Oct 2, 20:46
Half-Time Report: France hold 12-point lead over CanadaFrance are beating Canada 24-12 at half time in the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 1, 20:51
Half-Time Report: Gareth Davies, Scott Baldwin help Wales open up interval leadWales lead Fiji 17-6 at half time in their Pool A meeting at the Millennium Stadium.
Oct 1, 17:34
Half-Time Report: Tonga score three tries to lead NamibiaTonga open up 22-7 lead over Namibia at half time in their Rugby World Cup Pool C clash at Sandy Park.
Sep 29, 17:34
Half-Time Report: Ireland in control at WembleyTommy Bowe and Keith Earls both score tries as Ireland lead Romania 18-3 in their World Cup clash at Wembley.
Sep 27, 17:30
Half-Time Report: USA hold surprise lead over Scotland at Elland RoadTiti Lamositele scores the only try of the first half as USA open up a surprise seven-point advantage over Scotland in Sunday's Rugby World Cup Pool B contest.
Sep 27, 15:16
Half-Time Report: Australia gain bonus point in comfortable first halfAustralia lead Uruguay 31-3 at half time in their Rugby World Cup Pool A game at Villa Park.
Sep 27, 12:48
Half-Time Report: Jonny May try gives England lead against WalesJonny May scores the only try of the first half to help England into a 16-9 lead at the halfway stage of their Rugby World Cup showdown with Wales at Twickenham.
Sep 26, 20:48
Half-Time Report: South Africa on course for first winA first-half try from JP Pietersen leaves South Africa 17-6 up at half time in their Rugby World Cup match against Samoa at Villa Park.
Sep 26, 18:00
Half-Time Report: Italy sneak ahead of Canada in LeedsItaly hold a narrow three-point lead over Canada after an end-to-end first half of their Pool D Rugby World Cup encounter in Leeds.
Sep 26, 15:18
Half-Time Report: Tomas Lavanini try the difference between Argentina, GeorgiaArgentina lead Georgia 14-9 at half time courtesy of Tomas Lavanini's 14th-minute try in Gloucester.
Sep 25, 17:32
Half-Time Report: David Pocock helps Australia into healthy leadDavid Pocock crosses over twice inside the space of five minutes to put Australia 18-3 up against Fiji at half time.
Sep 23, 17:31
Half-Time Report: Greig Laidlaw kicks Scotland ahead against JapanScotland skipper Greig Laidlaw kicks four penalties in the first half to hand his side a 12-7 lead over Japan in their Rugby World Cup Pool B clash.
Sep 23, 15:17
Half-Time Report: Wales recover to take control against UruguayWales take a 28-9 advantage into half time of their opening Rugby World Cup pool fixture against Uruguay in Cardiff.
Sep 20, 15:20
Half-Time Report: Samoa lead USA by six points in Rugby World Cup encounterSamoa take a 14-8 lead into the break against USA after a hard-fought 40 minutes at The Amex Stadium in Brighton.
Sep 20, 12:50
Half-Time Report: France leading all-European affair at TwickenhamFrederic Michalak scores 12 of France's 15 points in the opening 40 minutes of their Rugby World Cup encounter against Italy.
Sep 19, 20:48