The 1999 Rugby World Cup Final was the final match in the 1999 Rugby World Cup. It was played at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales on 6 November 1999, between Australia and France with 72,500 in attendance. Australia won the game by 35 points to 12, and with it, their second World Cup, having also won the 1991 tournament in England.
1999 Rugby World Cup – European qualification From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia In the 1999 Rugby World Cup qualifying, European teams played for six places in the final tournament. Three more places were available in the repechage. France and Wales were automatic qualifiers. Contents 1 Round A 1.1 Pool 1 1.2 Pool 2 1.3 Pool 3 2 Round B
- 5 October 1996 – 5 December 1998
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South Africa are the current champions, having defeated England in the 2019 tournament final. Sixteen teams participated in the tournament from 1987 until 1995; since 1999, twenty teams have participated in each tournament. Japan hosted the 2019 Rugby World Cup and France will host the next in 2023 . Contents 1 Format 1.1 Qualification
The Rugby Championship – Past Winners. Year Winner. 1996 New Zealand. 1997 New Zealand. 1998 South Africa. 1999 New Zealand. 2000 Australia. 2001 Australia. 2002 New Zealand.
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