The fight to be rugby world champion has begun.
THE last few Rugby World Cup final tickets are likely to sell out before the end of the day at official outlets - and scalpers are taking advantage.
IF THE professionals are right the All Blacks have got Australia's measure on Sunday night.
OVERSEAS holidays have taken a back seat to the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand and travel agencies are offering cheaper deals to try and entice families away.
NOW that the dust is settling on the pool matches of the seventh edition of Rugby World Cup, we can examine the many highlights on and off the field.
AUSTRALIA and South Africa come from the same rugby hemispheres but play in the Rugby World Cup from different planets.