The Rugby World Cup 2023 kicked off with a thrilling showdown between two favorites, and Mail Sport provides an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the action.
Hosts France took on rivals New Zealand in a highly anticipated match at the Stade de France. The packed stadium witnessed a captivating clash, as the two teams showcased their skills and determination, but nerves also played a part in the game.
In a historic moment, France secured a resounding 27-13 victory over the All Blacks, marking New Zealand’s first pool-phase defeat in Rugby World Cup history. The outcome left little room for complaint from the New Zealand side.
“Rugby World Cup Day One: A Behind-the-Scenes Look by Mail Sport”
Mail Sport’s team of rugby experts, Chris Foy and Nik Simon, were on the scene to capture the pre-match excitement and provide their post-match analysis and verdict on this significant encounter.
In addition to the France vs. New Zealand clash, Alex Bywater reports from Bordeaux, where Wales and Ireland prepare for their opening matches against Fiji and Romania, respectively.
The Rugby World Cup 2023 is off to an exhilarating start, and Mail Sport is your source for the latest news, including fixtures, live scores, and results. Stay tuned for more thrilling rugby action in this prestigious tournament.