Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup is the pinnacle event for our Teams in Black across the fifteens and sevens formats.

We are incredibly proud of all of our Teams in Black and their records at Rugby World Cups. In 2017, we held all available Rugby World Cup trophies.

All Blacks: 1987, 2011, 2015 (Most recent: third place at 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan)

Black Ferns: 1998, 2002 2006, 2010, 2017 (Current World Champions)

All Blacks Sevens: 2001, 2013, 2018 (Current World Champions)

Black Ferns Sevens: 2013, 2018 (Current World Champions)

In 2018, New Zealand was awarded the hosting rights for the 2021 Rugby World Cup.