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Rugby World Cup 2021 Qualifying Schedule, Team List, Where To Watch Live Stream?

Rugby World Cup 2021 Qualifying Schedule

Rugby World Cup is a professional international rugby tournament by women. It is contested every 4 years. It was originally scheduled to be held between 18 September and 16 October 2021. But due to the increased spread of COVID-19, it has been postponed to next year. In 2017, the tournament was held in Dublin. Check Rugby World Cup 2021 Qualifying Schedule, Team List, Where To Watch Live Stream?

The ninth edition of Rugby World Cup 2021 for women is going to be held in New Zealand in the cities of Auckland and Whangārei. The schedule is from 8 October to 22 November 2022, which was announced on 12th May 2021. The team New Zealand are the defending champions. Check out the further details for Rugby World Cup 2021.

Rugby World Cup 2021 Qualifying Schedule

Team List and Format Rugby World Cup 2021

The tournament begins at a pool stage. Each pool will be a single round-robin of six games, in which each team will play one match against each of the other teams in the same pool. Twelve teams of the tournament are divided into 3 pools consisting of four teams each. Pool A, B, and C. The following are the teams in their respective Pools.

POOL A

  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • Wales
  • Repechage Winner

POOL B

  • Canada
  • United states of America
  • Europe 1
  • Asia 1

POOL C

  • England
  • France
  • South Africa
  • Fiji

Rugby World Cup 2021 Qualifying Schedule

The schedule for Rugby World Cup 2021, to be held from 8th October 2022 in New Zealand. The format of the game is going to be the same as in previous years. A further six teams (England, France, United States, Canada, Australia, and Wales) qualified automatically as top seven finishers at the 2017 tournament.

New Zealand Qualifies automatically being the winner of 2017, before announcing as a host country for 2022.

DateTeams PoolTime
(Local)
Venue
08- Oct 2021South Africa vs France  C14:15Eden Park, Auckland
08- Oct 2021Fiji vs EnglandC16:45Eden Park, Auckland
08-Oct 2021Australia vs New ZealandA19:15Eden Park, Auckland
09-Oct
2021
USA vs Europe 1B12:45Northland Events Centre, Whangarei
09-Oct
2021
Asia 1 vs CanadaB15:15Northland Events Centre, Whangarei
09-Oct
2021
Wales vs Final Qualifier WinnerA17:45Northland Events Centre, Whangarei
15-Oct
2021
Final Qualifier Winner vs AustraliaA15:00Northland Events Centre, Whangarei
15-Oct
2021
USA vs Asia 1B17:30Northland Events Centre, Whangarei
15-Oct
2021
France vs EnglandC20:00Northland Events Centre, Whangarei
16-Oct
2021
Europe 1 vs CanadaB12:45Waitakere Stadium, Auckland
16-Oct
2021
Wales vs NewZealandA15:15Waitakere Stadium, Auckland
16-Oct
2021
Fiji vs South AfricaC17:45Waitakere Stadium, Auckland
22’Oct
2021
Australia vs New ZealandA14:15Northland Events Centre, Whangarei
22’Oct
2021
New Zealand vs Final Qualifier Winner A16:45Northland Events Centre, Whangarei
22’Oct
2021
France vs FijiC19:15Northland Events Centre, Whangarei
23’Oct
2021
Asia 1 vs Europe 1B12:45Waitakere Stadium, Auckland
23’Oct
2021
Canada vs USAB15:15Waitakere Stadium, Auckland
23’Oct
2021
England vs South AfricaC17:45Waitakere Stadium, Auckland

Quarterfinals and Finals Schedule

DateTeams CategoryVenueTime (Local)
29-Oct-21TBCQuarter Final 1Northland Events, Centre, Whangarei16:30
29-Oct-21TBCQuarter-Final 2Northland Events, Centre, Whangarei19:30
30-Oct-21TBCQuarter-Final 3Waitakere Stadium, Auckland13:30
30-Oct-21TBCQuarter-Final 4Waitakere Stadium, Auckland16:30
05-Nov-21TBCSemi- Final 1Eden Park, Auckland16:30
05-Nov-21TBCSemi- Final 2Eden Park, Auckland19:30
12-Nov-21Runnerup
Semi-Finals 1 vs Semi-Finals 2
Bronze FinalEden Park, Auckland16:30
12-Nov-21Winner
Semi-Finals 1 vs Semi-Final 2
FinalEden Park, Auckland19:30

Where To Watch Live Stream Rugby World Cup 2021?

To watch the live streaming, Sky Sports is the global broadcaster for the Rugby World Cup 2021. Here, you can check the entire list of channels as per region or country of Rugby World Cup 2021 to be broadcasted.

New ZealandSpark Sport & TVNZ
United KingdomITV
AustraliaStan Sport
CanadaTSN and RDS
FranceEurosport & France Televisions
IrelandEir Sport & RTE
USANBC Sports, Univision Deportes

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