A men’s rugby union tournament, Rugby World Cup has been held seven times till now, won by four different national teams. New Zealand won three times while Australia and South Africa with two titles each. The other Rugby World Cup winner is England in year 2003.
New Zealand are the current champions who won the Rugby World Cup 2015 final against Australia in England.
Below is the list of Rugby World Cup Winners from 1987 to 2015.
Rugby World Cup Winners List
|3||1995||South Africa||New Zealand||15-12|
The Rugby World Cup tournament held every four years between the top international teams and winners are awarded the William Webb Ellis Cup which is named after William Webb Ellis a popular legend who invented rugby.
The first Rugby World Cup was held in 1987, co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand. The next Rugby World Cup will host by Japan in 2019.