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16 minutes ago, yoshi said:

Then Russia 2035 to continue following the Olympics lol :lol: Could actually happen - 2 in a row is coincidence, 5 or even 4 in a row would look like a test event. 

was literally thinking Rugby WC 2035 and Summer games in St Petersburg 2036 would be the perfect closer Putin's reign lol.

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On 10/23/2021 at 2:40 PM, iceman530 said:

Australia 2027, USA 2031 looks likely.  My jaw would drop if Russia won either one of those bids.

I've got no qualms about Australia hosting in 2027. It'll be a great RWC no doubt. I'd very much like to see the USA host but I also want to see an Eagles team that can get out of the first round. 2031 is more likely than 2027. The issue I see is World Rugby is still very much, as some Americans would say, a good ole boys club. There's not a lot of vision in terms of growing the game other than lip service. That's part of the reason the world cup has so many lopsided matches in pool play. There's a huge gap between the haves and have-nots. Sure, the world cup went to Japan and is set to be followed up by a traditional host in France, but the same hosts seem to be recycled (I thought 2023 was a perfect opportunity for Ireland yet that bid was somehow ranked behind South Africa which is a real headscratcher). Granted the other option was Russia, but I thought had Argentina managed to stay in this it would've been a great opportunity to not only grow the sport but host it in a country whose had success on the world stage. My understanding is World Rugbys' Agustin Pichot pushed Argentina to abandon their bid. 

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On 3/6/2022 at 4:38 AM, Brekkie Boy said:

There is no "unfortunately" about it.   They must be banned from bidding for any event as long as Putin is in charge.

But Putin is a really greedy jerk face.

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2029 Rugby World Cup (women)

2027 Rugby World Cup (men)

Capping off a golden decade in hosting world sporting events, comes the news that in May this year, Australia is preferred bidder and now likely to be awarded the 2029 Rugby World Cup (women) along with the 2027 Rugby World Cup (men - which we knew about)

 

 

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2 hours ago, AustralianFan said:

2029 Rugby World Cup (women)

2027 Rugby World Cup (men)

Capping off a golden decade in hosting world sporting events, comes the news that in May this year, Australia is preferred bidder and now likely to be awarded the 2029 Rugby World Cup (women) along with the 2027 Rugby World Cup (men - which we knew about)

 

 

That would mean USA would be awarded the 2031 Rugby World Cup (Men) and 2033 Rugby World Cup (Women) which is likely to take place.

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Four days left to find out the hosts of the Rugby World Cups 2025, 2027, 2029, 2031 and 2033. For 2025 England is expected to host, Australia could be awarded the 2027 and 2029. And finally USA (my home country) could host the Rugby World Cup in 2031 and 2033 for the first time in US history.

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