Eddie Jones admits mistake in not changing England team for World Cup finalEngland named an unchanged team which beat New Zealand in the semi-final, but fell to a 32-12 defeat to South Africa.
Nov 13, 08:01
Martin Johnson confident best is yet to come from England after RWC final defeatThe former lock says the best remedy after a painful World Cup defeat is getting together and winning again.
Nov 6, 13:44
Springboks skipper Kolisi left "humbled and overawed" on return homeThe Springboks beat England in Saturday's final.
Nov 5, 21:20
England squad return home after World Cup final defeatEddie Jones' squad landed at Heathrow on Monday afternoon.
Nov 4, 15:13
Eddie Jones to focus on building new England teamJones is contracted to remain England head coach until 2021.
Nov 4, 04:09
Francois Pienaar: 'South Africa 2019 World Cup success bigger than 1995'The Springboks beat England 32-12 in Yokohama.
Nov 3, 14:16
George Ford baffled by England display in World Cup finalA 32-12 defeat in Yokohama ended Japan 2019 in the most deflating way for Eddie Jones' men.
Nov 3, 11:09
South Africa captain Siya Kolisi dedicates World Cup win to his nationThe captain led from the front as South Africa claimed their third World Cup.
Nov 2, 14:02
Former club certain Tom Curry will continue to shineTom Curry and his brother Ben were at Crewe & Nantwich from the age of four to 16.
Nov 2, 13:39
World Cup final: The best images from England's defeat to South AfricaThe Springboks stormed to victory.
Nov 2, 13:37
Eddie Jones "massively disappointed" after England World Cup final defeatEngland boss praises South Africa after World Cup final defeat.
Nov 2, 13:29
Twitter reacts: England beaten by South Africa in World Cup finalThe Springboks dominated the showpiece.
Nov 2, 13:17
Eddie Jones coy on England future after World Cup final defeatSouth Africa dominated the showpiece.
Nov 2, 13:13
Sir Clive Woodward admits South Africa deserved World Cup final winEngland were beaten 32-12 by South Africa in Japan.
Nov 2, 11:43
What next for Eddie Jones after England World Cup final defeat?Will he look to extend his contract beyond the summer of 2021 despite the disappointment of World Cup final defeat?
Nov 2, 11:24
A Jonny Wilkinson drop goal secured a 20-17 extra-time victory over Australia in 2003.
Eddie Jones' team were crushed in Yokohama as the Springboks claimed a third World Cup title.
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Nov 3, 2018 3pm
England vs. South Africa: Who will win the Rugby World Cup final?The showpiece takes place on Saturday morning.
Nov 2, 06:14
Roy Hodgson heaps praise on Eddie Jones ahead of Rugby World Cup finalThe Crystal Palace manager discussed the 'fantastic job' Jones is doing with England and the fine balance between success and failure.
Nov 1, 22:44
Pep Guardiola plans to invite Eddie Jones to Man City if England win World CupThe Manchester City boss met Jones when the England boss came to watch a Bayern Munich training session.
Nov 1, 22:43
Owen Farrell insists England will throw everything into World Cup finalOnly South Africa stand between England and the Webb Ellis Trophy.
Nov 1, 22:31
Rugby World Cup final preview: England and South Africa battle for gloryThe showpiece takes place on Saturday morning.
Nov 1, 19:20
George Kruis: 'England prepared for World Cup final against South Africa'The Saracens lock says England have learned from their Six Nations mistakes ahead of Saturday's World Cup final.
Nov 1, 14:26
England vs. South Africa: Five talking points ahead of the World Cup finalHow will England cope with being favourite against South Africa and what does the future have in store for Eddie Jones?
Nov 1, 11:19
New Zealand batsman Daryl Mitchell cheering on dad and England in World Cup finalDaryl Mitchell's father, John, is England's defence coach.
Nov 1, 08:23
Siya Kolisi talks up scale of celebrations if South Africa win World CupSpringboks skipper ready for World Cup final challenge against England.
Nov 1, 08:21
Jonny Wilkinson offers drop-goal advice to England in World Cup final trainingThe 40-year-old former England fly-half was present for the week's last training session at Tokyo's Fuchu Asahi Football Park.
Nov 1, 07:37
Sam Underhill reveals messages of support from Prince HarryThe Duke of Sussex was present for the England v Australia game at the 2015 World Cup.
Nov 1, 07:29
Eddie Jones calls on England players to inspire a nation with World Cup gloryThe Red Rose will face the Springboks on Saturday.
Oct 31, 22:10
Sam Billings happy to see old school friend Jamie George starring for EnglandThe front row will be bidding to win the Rugby World Cup in Japan on Saturday.
Oct 31, 22:08
England vs. South Africa: The key battles in the Rugby World Cup finalGoal-kicking will be vital along with the battles in the second row and at centre.
Oct 31, 13:30
Rassie Erasmus to step down as South Africa head coach after World Cup finalThe former Munster head coach will remain in his post as South Africa director of rugby after Saturday's final.
Oct 31, 10:25
Ben Spencer opens up on "crazy few days" after late World Cup final call-upSaracens scrum-half has answered England's World Cup call following injury to Willi Heinz.
Oct 31, 07:20
Eddie Jones: 'England will play with no fear in World Cup final'The final on Saturday is a repeat of the 2007 showpiece.
Oct 31, 07:07
Cheslin Kolbe returns for South Africa in Rugby World Cup finalKolbe replaces Nkosi in the number 14 jersey.
Oct 31, 07:02
George Ford starts at fly-half for England in Rugby World Cup finalCoach Eddie Jones will attempt to ignite his England side via the midfield against South Africa.
Oct 31, 06:59
Jamie George relishing Owen Farrell's World Cup final team talkFarrell will address his players on Friday evening with no coaches present.
Oct 30, 23:02
Jamie George expecting World Cup final to come down to "fine margins"Eddie Jones' men face the Springboks in Yokohama on Saturday.
Oct 30, 23:01
Lawrence Dallaglio: 'A lot more to come from England's World Cup finalists'Dallaglio feels there is a lot more to come from this England side.
Oct 30, 12:15
Strategy: How England can defeat South Africa to win the World CupEddie Jones' men could have to weather an early storm but Tom Curry and Luke Cowan-Dickie will take encouragement from the statistics.
Oct 30, 11:11
England and South Africa's routes to the World Cup finalThe two nations meet in a re-run of 2007 World Cup final, which South Africa won 15-6.
Oct 30, 11:08
England prop Kyle Sinckler trying to stay calm ahead of World Cup finalSinckler underwent a fitness test on Wednesday after suffering a calf problem against New Zealand.
Oct 30, 08:51
Warren Gatland supporting "outstanding" England in World Cup finalWales boss gets behind England as they prepare for the final against South Africa.
Oct 30, 07:49
Courtney Lawes: 'England need to be ready for anything in World Cup final'Lawes and company will go into battle as red-hot favourites to lift a second world title.
Oct 29, 22:26
Rassie Erasmus admits South Africa still need to improve ahead of World Cup finalThe Springboks have won few fans with their physical approach in Japan.
Oct 29, 15:40
Jonny Wilkinson: 'England must start again ahead of World Cup final'The 2003 World Cup hero showered praise on Eddie Jones' team following their stunning semi-final win in Japan.
Oct 29, 13:23
Billy Vunipola challenges South Africa to "bring it on" in World Cup finalThe two nations meet on Saturday in a repeat of the 2007 World Cup final.
Oct 29, 13:20
England vs. South Africa: Eddie Jones-Rassie Erasmus head to headJones was the Springboks' assistant coach when they beat England in the 2007 final.
Oct 29, 13:09
Mark Cueto relives disallowed try in 2007 World Cup final against South AfricaThe former England wing was inches away from scoring against South Africa 12 years ago but was denied by TMO.
Oct 29, 09:28
John Mitchell: 'World Cup final is between two most powerful teams'England's defence coach is wary of the threat posed by Springboks scrum-half Faf de Klerk.
Oct 29, 09:13
Jerome Garces appointed as referee for World Cup finalThe 46-year-old will take charge of Saturday's clash between England and South Africa
Oct 29, 08:57
Mtawarira: 'South Africa World Cup win would be extra special under Kolisi'Kolisi has been hailed as an "inspirational leader".
Oct 28, 23:10
Rugby World Cup final tickets costing up to £13,000Frustration faces supporters seeking to attend Saturday's final against South Africa.
Oct 28, 18:18
World Cup final: Five memorable meetings between England and South AfricaEngland are bidding to lift the Webb Ellis Cup for a second time.
Oct 28, 18:16
Eddie Jones alert to South Africa "surprises" in World Cup finalThe England head coach knows South Africa are capable of playing in a variety of styles.
Oct 28, 13:54
Rugby World Cup final: A look back on England's three previous finalsWe take a look at England's previous three appearances in rugby union's showpiece match.
Oct 28, 12:12
Eddie Jones hits back at Warren Gatland jibe ahead of World Cup finalEngland will play South Africa after earlier dealing with the All Blacks.
Oct 28, 09:24
Eddie Jones: 'England have not won anything yet'England will face South Africa in the final on Saturday.
Oct 27, 23:53
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