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2023 Rugby World Cup in the Paris Region

From 8 September to 28 October 2023, France will host the 2023 Rugby World Cup, with the opening match and the final to be played at the Stade de France. Get ready for what promises to be an unforgettable event!
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With some tickets going on sale to the general public from 6 April 2021, this highly awaited international tournament is getting closer every day. Check out the calendar of matches to be played in the Paris Region and start dreaming!

The Rugby World Cup has been played every 4 years since 1987 and is the Holy Grail of international rugby. In 2023, France will host the 10th edition. In front of over 80,000 spectators and in with the whole world looking on, 600 players representing 20 teams from around the globe will battle it out for the Webb Ellis Cup.

The 2023 Rugby World Cup will have 10 host cities (Bordeaux, Lille, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes, Nice, Paris, Saint-Denis, Saint-Etienne and Toulouse) and just one playing venue in the Paris Region: the Stade de France.

52 days of sporting passion and 10 matches at the Stade de France to thrill us all!

Discover the calendar of matches to be held at the Stade de France in the Paris Region

  • France – New Zealand: 08 September 2023
  • Australia – Europe 1: 09 September 2023
  • South Africa – Ireland: 23 September 2023
  • Ireland – Scotland: 07 October 2023
  • Quarter-final 2 (Winner of Group B – Second in Group A): 14 October 2023
  • Quarter-final 4 (Winner of Group A – Second in Group B): 15 October 2023
  • Semi-final 1 (Winner of QF1 – Winner of QF2): 20 October 2023
  • Semi-final 2 (Winner of QF3 – Winner of QF4): 21 October 2023
  • Third-place play-off: 27 October 2023
  • Final: 28 October 2023
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