The 10th edition of the World Cup was also its longest, producing highs and lows across its eight weeks.
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England captain Owen Farrell will take a break from international rugby union and miss next year’s Six Nations.
Eddie Jones was announced as England’s first ever overseas rugby union head coach on this day eight years ago.
SYDNEY : Hamish McLennan was replaced as chairman of Rugby Australia (RA) by former Wallabies centre Dan Herbert late on Sunday as the fallout from the country's early World Cup exit continued to reverberate.
Six state unions have demanded the immediate resignation of Rugby Australia chairman Hamish McLennan in the wake of the failed tenure of former Wallabies coach Eddie Jones.
SYDNEY : Six state unions have written to Rugby Australia (RA) chairman Hamish McLennan demanding he resign immediately and calling for an extraordinary general meeting of the board to oust him if he refuses.
Australian rugby's turbulent year looks set to continue, after six of the country's unions came together to demand the resignation of their chairperson Hamish McLennan.
Stuart Lancaster resigned as England head coach on this day in 2015 after his side’s poor showing at the Rugby World Cup.
Eddie Jones would "definitely be interested" in coaching Japan but has yet to receive an offer, Japanese media quoted the former England and Australia boss as saying.