Rugby world cup which is organized by Rugby sports international governing body by world rugby and this tournament are played on the span of each four years of time. The Inaugural Edition of Rugby world cup Tournament was Host by the Australia and New Zealand both country jointly. This First Edition of Rugby world cup 1987 was won by the Host New zealand country by defeating the France in the Final Match which was played at Eden Park, Auckland.
So far this Rugby world cup total 8 tournament has been played while next Rugby world cup tournament will be host by the Japan and this Ninth Edition of Rugby world cup schedule to starts from the 20th september to 2nd November 2019https://2019rugbyworldcup.live/japan-live-stream/. If we seen the winners of all eight season then Japan is the most successful team as they won the three title so far in 1987, 2011 and 2015. So New zealand is the Defending champions of upcoming Rugby world cup 2019.
Check out below the complete list of Rugby World Cup Champions so far.
Rugby World Cup Winners
|1987||New Zealand||France||29-9||Eden Park, Auckland|
|1991||Australia||England||12-6||Twickenham Stadium, London|
|1995||South Africa||New Zealand||15-12||Ellis Park Stadium, Johannesburg|
|1999||Australia||France||35-12||Millennium Stadium, Cardiff|
|2003||England||Australia||20-17||Telstra Stadium, Sydney|
|2007||South Africa||England||15-6||Stade de France, Saint-Denis|
|2011||New Zealand||France||8-7||Eden Park, Auckland|
|2015||New Zealand||Australia||34-17||Twickenham Stadium, London|
World Cup Win by Countries
|Country||Number of Titles|