The Rugby World Cup is going to the United States.
Following a meeting of the World Rugby Council in Dublin it has been confirmed that the men's tournament in 2031 will be held in America.
The 2027 tournament has been awarded to Australia.
The 2025 Women's World Cup will be staged in England.
Further to this, the 2029 renewal will be in Australia and the 2033 event in the USA.
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Meanwhile, current world champions South Africa will play Ireland in Dublin for the first time in five years this November.
It will be the first of the Autumn Nations Series matches at the Aviva and it is set for Saturday November 5th.
The second test is against Fiji one week later, with Australia to provide the opposition in the final test on Saturday November 19th.
Tickets will go on sale in July following the normal distribution to rugby clubs.
🎬 Coming soon: three huge 𝐀𝐮𝐭𝐮𝐦𝐧 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐒𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐬 matches this November!
— Irish Rugby (@IrishRugby) May 12, 2022