Embrace the spectacular event that will happen next year! Although it is a year away to the biggest Rugby event in the world, it has never been too early to discuss it. Here is everything you need to know about the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
The date and time
The upcoming 2019 Rugby World Cup will happen in Japan from September 20 to November 2, 2019. Make sure you mark your calendar so that you won’t miss the event from the beginning to the end.
The venues – For the first time
The upcoming tournament is going to be the first one that held in Asia. Also, it is the first time that the Rugby World Cup is held outside the convention center of the sport.
Back in the days, Hong Kong and Singapore were showing their interests in hosting the matches of the Rugby. However, Japan finally won the bidding and hold the right to host the games.
The first and opening match of the upcoming RWC is set to happen at Tokyo Stadium in Chofu. Meanwhile, the final game will occur at International Stadium Yokohama in Kanagawa.
The Pool Draw
You can watch the pool draw as the determining factors for all teams and fans. When it comes to the road to RWC 2019, you don’t want to miss to catch up with the pool draw. You can watch the live coverage on J Sports TV, NTV, NHK, ESPN SUR, SuperSport South Africa, Air Sports Ireland, and so on.
The official site
The good thing about the upcoming RWC 2019 is that you can see all of the updates, news and latest information for free in its official site. Visit www.rugbyworldcup.com to know furthermore about the teams, rosters, venues, how to get there, tickets, and so on.
Rugby World Cup Tickets
The tournament is expecting around 400,000 attendances in total. That is a fantastic number. You could be one of them if you reserve your tickets as soon as possible. The tickets are available in the middle of November month. Keep in mind to get the tickets from the official ticketing boxes.
How to watch Rugby World Cup 2019
You can watch Rugby World Cup 2019 through its official site Rugby World Cup.com. This live streaming option is perfect for those who are on the go when the event happens.
Fox Sports and FOX Sports Asia are going to broadcast the RWC 2019, so it is sensible to tune in the channels when the event happens.
2019 Rugby World Cup tickets
The tickets are applicable from 19 September. You can apply for the tickets through the public application process. You can use the Rugby World Cup 2019 Worldwide Partner Mastercard to apply the double entry in the ticketing ballot. You will get the information on Monday, 26 November 2018.
You can book your place at Rugby World Cup 2019 through the official supporter tours programme at the official site of Rugby World Cup. You can also join with its hospitality programme to enjoy the whole event in one package.
There are three phases of the tickets. We have met the Phase One and Phase Two. Now, we are in Phase Three which is the General Ticket Sales. You can apply for the tickets now. However, the final phase will happen from January 2019. So, you still have plenty of time to plan for your travel to Japan. Keep in mind that the last step is the first-come-first-served basis. So, you will want to reserve your seats as quickly as possible in January 2019.