England began the 2023 Rugby World Cup robust with a victory over Japan in Good. The crew struggled within the first half however improved within the second, scoring 4 tries for a precious bonus level. This win places England in a good place with simply Chile and Samoa left to face in Pool D.
In Pool D, England is grouped with Japan, Argentina, Samoa, and Chile. Their subsequent sport might be in opposition to Chile in Lille on Saturday, September 23.
Tom Curry won’t be obtainable for England’s subsequent sport as a consequence of a two-match ban for a harmful deal with in opposition to Argentina. Nonetheless, captain Owen Farrell is again within the choice pool after serving a four-match ban.
If England progresses as one of many high two groups in Pool D, they’re more likely to face Australia, Wales, or Fiji from Pool C within the quarter-finals. Nonetheless, Samoa shouldn’t be underestimated as they’ve proven enhancements. Solely within the semi-finals would England doubtlessly face a crew ranked within the high 5 on this planet.
ITV has unique broadcast rights for the Rugby World Cup within the UK. The vast majority of the matches might be aired on ITV1, whereas radio commentary might be obtainable on BBC platforms. Within the US, NBC Sports activities is exhibiting the match, and in South Africa, it’s broadcast on SuperSport.