New Zealand at the Rugby World Cup

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Map of nations' best results, excluding nations which participated unsuccessfully in qualifying tournaments

The New Zealand men's national rugby union team, known as the All Blacks, have played 53 matches so far in the nine Rugby World Cup tournaments from 1987 to 2019, with an additional match canceled and unplayed. [1] They won the 1987, 2011 and 2015 tournaments. They are the only team never to have lost a pool match and to have always qualified in first place from every group. Their worst performance was in 2007, when they lost a quarter-final to France. They have made it to at least the semi-finals at all the other tournaments.

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New Zealand hosted the inaugural tournament in 1987 with Australia as a co-host. New Zealand was the sole host of the 2011 tournament. But in 2020 Covid 19 has caused a lot of disturbances in training

By position

Rugby World Cup
YearRoundPldWDLPFPASquad
Flag of New Zealand.svg Flag of Australia (converted).svg 1987 Champions 660029852 Squad
Flag of England.svg Flag of France.svg IRFU flag.svg Flag of Scotland.svg Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg 1991 Third Place650114374 Squad
Flag of South Africa.svg 1995 Runners-up 6501327119 Squad
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg 1999 Fourth Place6402255111 Squad
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2003 Third Place7601361101 Squad
Flag of France.svg 2007 Quarter-finals540132755 Squad
Flag of New Zealand.svg 2011 Champions 770030172 Squad
Flag of England.svg 2015 Champions 770029097 Squad
Flag of Japan.svg 2019 Third Place650125072 Squad
Flag of France.svg 2023
TotalChampions5649072552753
 Champions    Runners-up    Third place    Fourth placeHome venue

1987 Rugby World Cup

1987-05-22
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg70 6Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
Tries: Kirwan (2), Kirk (2), Green (2), Penalty Try, Jones, Taylor, McDowell, Stanley, Whetton
Con: Fox (8)
Pen: Fox (2)
Report Pen: Collodo
Drop: Collodo
Eden Park, Auckland
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Bob Fordham Flag of Australia (converted).svg

1987-05-27
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg74 13Flag of Fiji.svg  Fiji
Tries: Gallagher (4), Green (4), Kirk, Kirwan, Penalty Try, Whetton
Con: Fox (10)
Pen: Fox (2)
Report Tries: Cama
Pen: Koroduadua (3)
Lancaster Park, Christchurch
Attendance: 26,000
Referee: Derek Bevan Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg

1987-06-01
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg46 15Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
Tries: Kirk, Brooke, Stanley, Earl, Crowley, Whetton
Con: Fox (2)
Pen: Fox (6)
Report Tries: Lanza
Con: Porta
Pen: Porta (3)
Athletic Park, Wellington
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: Roger Quittenton Flag of England.svg

Team
PWDLPFPAtriesPts
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 330019034306
Flag of Fiji.svg  Fiji 31025610162
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 31024011052
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina 3102499042

Knockout stage

1987-06-06
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg30 3Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland
Tries: Whetton, Gallagher
Con: Fox (2)
Pen: Fox (6)
Report Pen: Hastings
Lancaster Park, Christchurch
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: David Burnett Flag of Ireland.svg

1987-06-14
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg49 6Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Tries: Kirwan (2), Shelford (2), Drake, Whetton, Stanley, Brooke-Cowden
Con: Fox (7)
Pen: Fox
Report Tries: Devereux
Con: Thorburn
Ballymore, Brisbane
Attendance: 22,576
Referee: Kerry Fitzgerald Flag of Australia (converted).svg

20 June 1987
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg299Flag of France.svg  France
Tries: Michael Jones, David Kirk, John Kirwan
Cons: Grant Fox
Pens: Grant Fox (4)
Drops: Grant Fox
Report Tries: Pierre Berbizier
Cons: Didier Camberabero
Pens: Didier Camberabero
Eden Park, Auckland
Attendance: 46,000
Referee: Kerry Fitzgerald Flag of Australia (converted).svg

1991 Rugby World Cup

1991-10-03
England  Flag of England.svg12 18Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Pen: Webb (3)
Drop: Andrew
Report Tries: Jones
Con: Fox
Pen: Fox (4)
Twickenham, London
Attendance: 70,000
Referee: Jim Fleming Flag of Scotland.svg

1991-10-08
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg46 6Flag of the United States.svg  United States
Tries: Wright (3), Earl, Purvis, Timu, Tuigamala, Innes
Con: Preston (4)
Pen: Preston (2)
Report Pen: Williams (2)
Kingsholm, Gloucester
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Efraim Sklar Flag of Argentina.svg

1991-10-19
Italy  Flag of Italy.svg21 31Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Tries: Cuttitta, Bonomi
Con: Dominguez (2)
Pen: Dominguez (3)
Report Tries: Brooke, Innes, Tuigamala, Hewett
Con: Fox (3)
Pen: Fox (3)
Welford Road, Leicester
Attendance: 16,800
Referee: Kerry Fitzgerald Flag of Australia (converted).svg

Team
PldWDLPFPAPts
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 330095396
Flag of England.svg  England 320185334
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 310257762
Flag of the United States.svg  United States 3003241130

Knockout stage

1991-10-20
Canada  Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg13 29Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Tries: Tynan, Charron
Con: Rees
Pen: Wyatt
Report Tries: Timu (2), McCahill, Brooke, Kirwan
Con: Fox (3)
Pen: Fox

1991-10-27
Australia  Flag of Australia (converted).svg16 6Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Tries: Campese, Horan
Con: Lynagh
Pen: Lynagh (2)
Report Pen: Fox (2)

1991-10-30
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg13 6Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland
Tries: Little
Pen: Preston (3)
Report Pen: G. Hastings (2)

1995 Rugby World Cup

1995-05-27
Ireland  IRFU flag.svg19 43Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Tries: David Corkery, Denis McBride, Gary Halpin
Con: Eric Elwood (2)
Report Tries: Jonah Lomu (2), Josh Kronfeld, Frank Bunce, Glen Osborne
Con: Andrew Mehrtens (3)
Pen: Andrew Mehrtens (4)
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
Attendance: 38 000
Referee: Wayne Erickson Flag of Australia (converted).svg

1995-05-31
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg34 9Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Tries: Marc Ellis, Walter Little, Josh Kronfeld
Con: Andrew Mehrtens (2)
Pen: Andrew Mehrtens (4)
Drop: Andrew Mehrtens
Report Pen: Neil Jenkins (2)
Drop: Neil Jenkins
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
Attendance: 38 000
Referee: Ed Morrison Flag of England.svg

1995-06-04
Japan  Flag of Japan.svg17 145Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Tries: Hiroyuki Kajihara (2)
Con: Keiji Hirose (2)
Pen: Keiji Hirose
Report Tries: Marc Ellis (6), Eric Rush (3), Jeff Wilson (3), Robin Brooke (2), Glen Osborne (2), Richard Loe, Simon Culhane, Paul Henderson, Craig Dowd, Alama Ieremia
Con: Simon Culhane (20)
Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein
Attendance: 17 000
Referee: George Gadjovic Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg

Team
PWDLPFPAPts
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 3300222459
IRFU flag.svg  Ireland 320193947
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 310289685
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 3003552523

Knockout stage

1995-06-11
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg48 30Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland
Tries: Walter Little (2), Jonah Lomu, Andrew Mehrtens, Frank Bunce, Sean Fitzpatrick
Con: Andrew Mehrtens (6)
Pen: Andrew Mehrtens (2)
Report Tries: Doddie Weir (2), Scott Hastings
Con: Gavin Hastings (3)
Pen: Gavin Hastings (3)
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
Attendance: 20 000
Referee: Derek Bevan Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg

1995-06-18
England  Flag of England.svg29 45Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Tries: Will Carling (2), Rory Underwood
Con: Rob Andrew (3)
Pen: Rob Andrew
Report Tries: Jonah Lomu (4), Josh Kronfeld, Graeme Bachop
Con: Andrew Mehrtens (3)
Pen: Andrew Mehrtens
Drop: Zinzan Brooke, Andrew Mehrtens
Newlands, Cape Town
Attendance: 50 000
Referee: Stephen Hilditch (Ireland)
1995-06-24
South Africa  Flag of South Africa.svg15 12
(a.e.t)
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Pen: Joel Stransky (3)
Drop: Joel Stransky (2)
Report Pen: Andrew Mehrtens (3)
Drop: Andrew Mehrtens
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
Attendance: 65 000 (capacity)
Referee: Ed Morrison Flag of England.svg

1999 Rugby World Cup

1999-10-03
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg45 9Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga
Tries: Jonah Lomu (2), Byron Kelleher, Norm Maxwell, Josh Kronfeld
Con: Andrew Mehrtens (4)
Pen: Andrew Mehrtens (4)
Report Pen: Siua Taumalolo (3)
Ashton Gate, Bristol
Attendance: 21,000
Referee: Derek Bevan Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg

1999-10-09
England  Flag of England.svg16 30Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Tries: Phil de Glanville
Con: Jonny Wilkinson
Pen: Jonny Wilkinson (3)
Report Tries: Byron Kelleher, Jeff Wilson, Jonah Lomu
Con: Andrew Mehrtens (3)
Pen: Andrew Mehrtens (3)
Twickenham, London
Attendance: 74,600
Referee: Peter Marshall Flag of Australia (converted).svg

1999-10-14
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg101 3Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
Tries: Jeff Wilson (3), Glen Osborne (2), Jonah Lomu (2), Taine Randell, Tony Brown, Christian Cullen, Mark Hammett, Daryl Gibson, Scott Robertson, Dylan Mika
Con: Tony Brown (11)
Pen: Tony Brown (3)
Report Pen: Diego Dominguez
McAlpine Stadium, Huddersfield
Attendance: 22,032
Referee: Jim Fleming Flag of Scotland.svg

Team
PWDLPFPAPts
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 3300176289
Flag of England.svg  England 3201184477
Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga 3102471715
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 3003351963

Knockout stage

1999-10-24
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg30 18Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland
Tries: Tana Umaga (2)
Jeff Wilson, Jonah Lomu
Con: Andrew Mehrtens (2)
Pen: Andrew Mehrtens (2)
Report Tries: Cameron Murray, Budge Pountney
Con: Kenny Logan
Pen: Kenny Logan
Drop: Gregor Townsend
Murrayfield, Edinburgh
Attendance: 67,529
Referee: Ed Morrison Flag of England.svg

1999-10-31
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg31 43Flag of France.svg  France
Tries: Jonah Lomu (2), Jeff Wilson
Con: Andrew Mehrtens (2)
Pen: Andrew Mehrtens (4)
Report Tries:Christophe Lamaison, Christophe Dominici, Richard Dourthe, Philippe Bernat-Salles
Con: Christophe Lamaison (4)
Pen: Christophe Lamaison (3)
Drop: Christophe Lamaison (2)
Twickenham, London
Attendance: 75,000
Referee: Jim Flemming Flag of Scotland.svg

1999-11-04
South Africa  Flag of South Africa.svg22 18Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Tries: Breyton Paulse
Con: Henry Honiball
Pen: Henry Honiball (3)
Drop goals: Percy Montgomery (2)
Report Pen: Andrew Mehrtens (6)
Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
Attendance: 74,500
Referee: Peter Marshall Flag of Australia (converted).svg

2003 Rugby World Cup

2003-10-11
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg70 7Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
Tries: B. Thorn, R. Thorne, Howlett (2), Spencer (2), Rokocoko (2), Marshall, Carter, MacDonald
Con: Carter (6)
Pen: Spencer
Report Tries: Phillips
Con: Peens
Telstra Dome, Melbourne
Attendance: 41,715
Referee: Andrew Cole Flag of Australia (converted).svg

2003-10-17
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg68 6Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Tries: Ralph (2), So'oialo (2), Muliaina (4), Meeuws, Nonu
Con: Carter (9)
Report Pen: Barker (2)
Telstra Dome, Melbourne
Attendance: 38,899
Referee: Tony Spreadbury Flag of England.svg

2003-10-24
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg91 7Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga
Tries: Braid, Carter, Flynn, Ralph (2), Spencer, Meeuws, Penalty try, Muliaina (2), MacDonald, Howlett (2)
Con: MacDonald (12), Spencer
Report Tries: Hola
Con: Tu'ipulotu
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
Attendance: 47,588
Referee: Pablo De Luca Flag of Argentina.svg

2003-11-02
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg53 37Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Tries: Rokocoko (2), MacDonald, Williams, Howlett (2), Spencer, Mauger
Con: MacDonald (5)
Pen: MacDonald
Report Tries: Taylor, Parker, Charvis, S. Williams
Con: S. Jones (4)
Pen: S. Jones (3)
Telstra Stadium, Sydney
Attendance: 80,012
Referee: André Watson Flag of South Africa.svg
Team
PldWDLPFPABPPts
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 440028257420
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 430113298214
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 42027712308
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 41035413515
Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga 40044617811

Knockout stage

2003-11-08
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg29 9Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa
Tries: MacDonald 16' c
Mealamu 59' m
Rokocoko 72' m
Con: MacDonald
Pen: MacDonald (3)
Drop: Mauger 45'
Report Pen: Hougaard (3)
Telstra Dome, Melbourne
Attendance: 40,734
Referee: Tony Spreadbury Flag of England.svg

2003-11-15
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg10 22Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Try: Thorne 35' c
Con: MacDonald
Pen: MacDonald
Report Try: Mortlock 9' c
Con: Flatley
Pen: Flatley (5)
Telstra Stadium, Sydney
Attendance: 82,444
Referee: Chris White Flag of England.svg

2003-11-20
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg40 13Flag of France.svg  France
Tries: Jack 12' c
Howlett 20' c
Rokocoko 51' c
Thorn 54' c
Muliaina 58' c
Holah m
Con: MacDonald
Carter (4)
Report Try: Elhorga 42' c
Con: Yachvili
Pen: Yachvili
Drop: Yachvili
Telstra Stadium, Sydney
Attendance: 62,712
Referee: Chris White Flag of England.svg

2007 Rugby World Cup

2007-09-08
13:45
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg76 14Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
Tries: McCaw (2) 2' c, 7' c
Howlett (3) 12' c, 56' c, 59' m
Muliaina 15' c
Sivivatu (2) 18' c, 29' m
Jack 50' c
Collins (2) 68' c, 70' c
Con: Carter (7/9)
McAlister (2/2)
Pen: Carter (1/1)
(Report) Tries: Stanojevic 38' c
Mi. Bergamasco 71' c
Con: Bortolussi (1/1)
de Marigny (1/1)
Stade Vélodrome, Marseille
Attendance: 58,612
Referee: Wayne Barnes Flag of England.svg

2007-09-15
13:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg108 13Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal
Tries: Rokocoko (2) 3' m, 12' c
Toeava 25' c
Williams 28' c
Mauger (2) 30' c, 66' c
Collins 32' c
Masoe 34' m
Hore 40' c
Leonard 50' c
Evans 59' c
Ellis 61' c
MacDonald 69' c
Smith (2) 72' c, 79' c
Hayman 76' c
Con: Evans (14/16)
(Report) Try: Cordeiro 48' c
Con: D. Pinto (1/1)
Pen: D. Pinto (1/1) 75'
Drop: Gonçalo Malheiro (1/2) 22'
Stade de Gerland, Lyon
Attendance: 40,729
Referee: Chris White Flag of England.svg

2007-09-23
17:00
Scotland  Flag of Scotland.svg0 40Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
(Report) Tries: McCaw 5' c
Howlett (2) 15' c, 74' c
Kelleher 33' c
Williams 62' c
Carter 65' c
Con: Carter (2/5)
Pen: Carter (2/3) 26', 43'
Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh
Attendance: 64,558
Referee: Marius Jonker Flag of South Africa.svg

2007-09-29
13:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg85 8Flag of Romania.svg  Romania
Tries: Sivivatu (2) 1' m, 24' c
Masoe 10' c
Rokocoko (3) 15' c, 58' c, 66' c
Evans 18' m
Mauger 37' m
Toeava (2) 47' c, 80+' c
Hore 64' c
Smith 75' c
Howlett 79' c
Con: McAlister (4/7)
Evans (6/6)
(Report) Try: Tincu 31' m
Pen: Vlaicu 72'
Stadium de Toulouse, Toulouse
Attendance: 35,608
Referee: Joël Jutge Flag of France.svg

Team
PldWDLTFPFPA+/BPPts
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 44004630935+274420
Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 43011411666+50214
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 4202885117−3219
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 4103540161−12115
Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal 4004438209−17111

Knockout stage

Quarterfinal

2007-10-06
21:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg18 20Flag of France.svg  France
Tries: McAlister 17' c
So'oialo 63' m
Con: Carter (1/1)
Pen: Carter (2/2) 14', 31'
(Report) Tries: Dusautoir 54' c
Jauzion 69' c
Con: Beauxis (1/1)
Élissalde (1/1)
Pen: Beauxis (2/3) 40+', 46'
Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
Attendance: 71,669
Referee: Wayne Barnes Flag of England.svg

2011 Rugby World Cup

2011-09-09
21:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg41 10Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga
Tries: Dagg 10', 22'
Kahui 19', 33'
Kaino 58'
Nonu 74'
Con: Carter (3/5)
Slade (1/1)
Pen: Carter (1/1) 4'
(Report) Tries: Taumalolo 73' c
Con: Morath (1/1)
Pen: Morath (1/1) 40+'
Eden Park, Auckland
Attendance: 60,000
Referee: George Clancy Flag of Ireland.svg

2011-09-16
20:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg83 7Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
Tries: Smith 4',
Kahui 16', 45'
Kaino 21'
Mealamu 30'
Ellis 34'
Slade 36'
Con: Slade (9/13)
(Report) Tries: Onozawa 58' c
Con: M. Williams (1/1)
Waikato Stadium, Hamilton
Attendance: 30,484
Referee: Nigel Owens Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg

2011-09-24
20:30
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg37 17Flag of France.svg  France
Tries: Thomson 10',
Jane 17',
Dagg (2) 21', 41'
Williams 77'
Con: Carter (3/5) 18', 21', 42'
Pen: Carter (1/1) 47' Drop: Carter
(Report) Tries: Mermoz 54',
Trinh-Duc 75'


Con: Yachvili (2/2) 55', 75'
Pen: Yachvili (1/1) 39'

Eden Park, Auckland
Attendance: 60,000
Referee: Alain Rolland Flag of Ireland.svg

2011-10-02
15:30
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg79 15Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Tries: Guildford (4) 7', 24', 35', 76',
Vito (2) 11', 80',
Dagg 20',
Muliaina 29',
Cowan 44',
Kaino (2) 51', 67',
Williams 59'
Con: Slade (4) 8', 30', 45', 52'
Weepu (4) 61', 68', 78', 80'
Pen: Slade (1/1) 15'
(Report) Tries: Trainor (2) 40', 42'
Pen: Monro (1/1) 2'
Westpac Stadium, Wellington
Attendance: 60,000
Referee: Romain Poite Flag of France.svg

Team
PldWDLTFPFPA+/BPPts
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 44003624049+191420
Flag of France.svg  France 42021312496+28311
Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga 4202780981819
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 41129821688606
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 401386918411502

Knockout stage

Quarterfinal

2011-10-09
20:30
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg33 10Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
Tries: Read 10', 22'
Thorn 77',
Con: Weepu (1/2) 77'

Pen: Weepu (7/8) 13', 26',

36', 40', 50', 59', 73'

(Report) Tries: Cabello 31' c
Con: Contepomi (1/1)
Pen: Bosch (1/1) 46'
Eden Park, Auckland
Attendance: 60,000
Referee: Nigel Owens Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg

Semifinal

2011-10-16
20:30
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg20 6Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Tries: Nonu
Pen: Weepu
Drop: Cruden
(Report) Pen: O'Connor
Drop: Cooper

Final

2011-10-23
20:30
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg8 – 7Flag of France.svg  France
Tries: Woodcock
Pen: Donald
(Report) Tries: Dusautoir
Con: Trinh-Duc

2015 Rugby World Cup

2015-09-20
16:45
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg26 16Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
Tries: A. Smith 57' c
Cane 67' c
Con: Carter (2/2) 58', 67'
Pen: Carter (4/4) 5', 11', 19', 40'
(Report) Tries: Petti Pagadizábal 21' c
Con: Sánchez (1/1) 23'
Pen: Sánchez (3/3) 30', 38', 43'
Wembley Stadium, London
Attendance: 89,019
Referee: Wayne Barnes Flag of England.svg

2015-09-24
20:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg58 14Flag of Namibia.svg  Namibia
Tries: Vito 6' c
Milner-Skudder (2) 10' m, 40' m
Fekitoa 21' c
Barrett 31' c
Savea (2) 47' c, 75' m
Smith 61' m
Taylor 79' c
Con: Barrett (4/8) 7', 21', 32', 80'
Slade (1/1) 48'
Pen: Barrett (1/1) 5'
(Report) Tries: Deysel 51' m
Con: Kotzé (0/1)
Pen: Kotzé (3/3) 14', 23', 44'
Olympic Stadium, London
Attendance: 51,820
Referee: Romain Poite Flag of France.svg

2015-10-02
20:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg43 10Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia
Tries: Naholo 2' c
Savea (3) 8' m, 17' m, 74' c
Coles 22' m
Read 52' c
Fekitoa 77' c
Con: Carter (4/7) 3', 53', 75', 78'
(Report) Tries: Tsiklauri 5' c
Con: Malaghuradze (1/1) 6'
Pen: Malaghuradze (1/1) 12'
Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
Attendance: 69,187
Referee: Pascal Gaüzère Flag of France.svg

2015-10-09
20:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg47 9Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga
Tries: B. Smith 13' c
Woodcock 31' c
Milner-Skudder (2) 52' c, 58' c
Williams 66' c
Cane 70' c
Nonu 76' m
Con: Carter (6/7) 15', 32', 54', 59', 66', 72'
(Report) Pen: Morath (3/3) 26', 49', 57'
St. James' Park, Newcastle
Attendance: 50,985
Referee: John Lacey Flag of Ireland.svg

Team
PldWDLTFPFPA+/BPPts
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 44002517449+125319
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina 43012217970+109315
Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia 4202553123–7008
Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga 4103870130–6026
Flag of Namibia.svg  Namibia 4004870174–10411

Knockout stage

Quarterfinal

2015-10-17
20:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg62 13Flag of France.svg  France
Tries: Retallick 11' c
Milner-Skudder 23' c
Savea (3) 29' c, 38' m, 59' c
Kaino 50' m
Read 64' c
Kerr-Barlow (2) 68' c, 71' c
Con: Carter (7/9) 12', 25', 31', 60', 65', 68', 72'
Pen: Carter (1/1) 7'
(Report) Tries: Picamoles 36' c
Con: Parra (1/1) 37'
Pen: Spedding (1/1) 9'
Parra (1/2) 15'
Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
Attendance: 71,619
Referee: Nigel Owens Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg

Semifinal

2015-10-24
16:00
South Africa  Flag of South Africa.svg18 20Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Pen: Pollard (5/5) 3', 11', 21', 39', 58'
Lambie (1/1) 69'
(Report) Tries: Kaino 6' c
Barrett 52' c
Con: Carter (2/2) 9', 53'
Pen: Carter (1/2) 60'
Drop: Carter 46'
Twickenham Stadium, London
Attendance: 80,090
Referee: Jérôme Garcès Flag of France.svg

Final

2015-10-31
16:00
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg34 – 17Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Tries: Milner-Skudder 39' c
Nonu 42' m
Barrett 79' c
Con: Carter (2/3) 40', 80'
Pen: Carter (4/4) 8', 27', 36', 75'
Drop: Carter 70'
(Report) Tries: Pocock 53' c
Kuridrani 64' c
Con: Foley (2/2) 54', 65'
Pen: Foley (1/1) 14'
Twickenham Stadium, London
Attendance: 80,125
Referee: Nigel Owens Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg

2019 Rugby World Cup

21 September 2019
18:45 JST (UTC+09)
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg23–13Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa
Try: Bridge 24' c
S. Barrett 27' c
Con: Mo'unga (2/2) 25', 28'
Pen: Mo'unga (2/3) 23', 67'
B. Barrett (1/1) 72'
Report Try: Du Toit 48' c
Con: Pollard (1/1) 49'
Pen: Pollard (1/2) 2'
Drop: Pollard (1/1) 59'

2 October 2019
19:15 JST (UTC+09)
(1 BP) New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg63–0Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Try: Penalty try 5'
J. Barrett 9' c
Williams 17' c
B. Barrett 36' c
Ioane 41' c
S. Barrett 45' c
Frizell 47' c
Weber (2) 50' c, 57' c
Con: Mo'unga (8/8) 10', 19', 37', 43', 46', 49', 51', 59'
Report
Oita Stadium, Ōita
Attendance: 34,411
Referee: Romain Poite (France)

6 October 2019
13:45 JST (UTC+09)
(1 BP) New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg71–9Flag of Namibia.svg  Namibia
Try: Reece (2) 6' m, 53' c
Lienert-Brown (2) 21' m, 47' c
Ta'avao 36' c
B. Smith (2) 40+5' c, 68' c
Moody 42' m
Whitelock 56' c
J. Barrett 76' c
Perenara 79' m
Con: J. Barrett (8/11) 37', 40+6', 44', 48', 53', 57', 69', 77'
Report Pen: Stevens (3/3) 3', 26', 30'
Tokyo Stadium, Chōfu
Attendance: 48,354
Referee: Pascal Gaüzère (France)

12 October 2019
13:45 JST (UTC+09)
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg0–0
(Cancelled)
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy

Notes:

  • As a result of inclement weather caused by Typhoon Hagibis this match was cancelled and awarded as a 0–0 draw. [2]

Team
PldWDLTFPFPA+/BPPts
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 43102215722+135216
Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa 43012718536+149315
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 4211149878+20212
Flag of Namibia.svg  Namibia 4013334175–14102
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 4013214177–16302

Knockout stage

Quarterfinal


19 October 2019
19:15 JST (UTC+09)
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg 46–14 IRFU flag.svg  Ireland
Try: A. Smith (2) 14' c, 20' c
B. Barrett 32'
Taylor 48' c
Bridge 73' c
J. Barrett 79'
Con: Mo'unga (4/7) 15', 22', 49', 74'
Pen: Mo'unga (1/1) 6'
Drop: B. Barrett (0/1)
Report Try: Henshaw 69'
Penalty try 76'
Con: Carbery (1/1) 69'

Semifinal

26 October 2019
17:00 JST (UTC+09)
England  Flag of England.svg 19-7 Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
Try: Tuilagi 2' c
Con: Farrell (1/1) 3'
Pen: Ford (4/5) 40', 50', 63', 69'
Try: Savea 57' c
Con: Mo'unga (1/1) 58'

Bronze final

1 November 2019
18:00 JST (UTC+09)
New Zealand  Flag of New Zealand.svg 40–17 Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Try: Moody 5' c
B. Barrett 13' c
B. Smith (2) 33' c, 40+1' c
Crotty 42' c
Mo'unga 76' m
Con: Mo'unga (5/6) 7', 14', 34', 40+2', 44'
Report Try: Amos 19' c
Adams 59' c
Con: Patchell (1/1) 21'
Biggar (1/1) 61'
Pen: Patchell (1/1) 27'
Tokyo Stadium, Chōfu
Attendance: 48,842
Referee: Wayne Barnes (England)

Overall record

Overall record against all nations in the World Cup: [3]

CountryPlayedWinsDrawsLossesForAgainst+/-Winning percent
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 55--34851+297100
Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 55--16157+104100
Flag of Tonga.svg  Tonga 44--22435+189100
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 44--23934+205100
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 44--17669+107100
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina 33--10541+64100
Flag of England.svg  England 43-110076+2475
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 22--22824+204100
Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal 11--10813+95100
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 11--858+77100
Flag of Fiji.svg  Fiji 11--7413+61100
Flag of Namibia.svg  Namibia 22--12923+106100
Flag of the United States.svg  United States 11--466+40100
Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia 11--4310+33100
IRFU flag.svg  Ireland 22--8933+56100
Flag of France.svg  France 75-2225122+10371
Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa 53-210277+2560
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 42-27061+950
Total5649072552753+179987.50

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