Rugby World Cup in numbers

Rugby World Cup: Japan 2019 in numbers

The eighth Rugby World Cup has kicked off in Japan. Here's a quick look at the tournament in numbers...

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Georgia's Vasil Lobzhanidze was just 18 years and 340 days old when he played against Tonga in 2015 - the youngest player to feature at a World Cup

5. 18

Georgia's Vasil Lobzhanidze was just 18 years and 340 days old when he played against Tonga in 2015 - the youngest player to feature at a World Cup
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The number of points scored inthe highest-scoring World cup final - between New Zealand and Australia in 2015

6. 51

The number of points scored inthe highest-scoring World cup final - between New Zealand and Australia in 2015
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The number of Rugby World Cup tournaments that have already taken place

7. 8

The number of Rugby World Cup tournaments that have already taken place
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Most World Cup tries - South Africa's Bryan Habana and All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu both have 15

8. 15

Most World Cup tries - South Africa's Bryan Habana and All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu both have 15
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