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1987 (New Zealand/Australia)
All the results from the first Rugby World Cup held in New Zealand and Australia in 1987.

POOL 1
Date Match & Result Venue
23 May Australia 19-6 England Sydney
24 May USA 21-18 Japan Brisbane
30 May England 60-7 Japan Sydney
31 May Australia 47-12 USA Brisbane
3 June England 34-6 USA Sydney
3 June Australia 42-23 Japan Sydney

Pld W D L F A Pts
Australia 3 3 0 0 108 41 6
England 3 2 0 1 100 32 4
USA 3 1 0 2 39 99 2
Japan 3 0 0 3 48 123 0


POOL 2
Date Match & Result Venue
24 May Canada 37-4 Tonga Napier
25 May Wales 13-6 Ireland Wellington
29 May Wales 29-16 Tonga Palmerston Nth
30 May Ireland 46-19 Canada Dunedin
3 June Wales 40-9 Canada Invercargill
3 June Ireland 32-9 Tonga Brisbane

Pld W D L F A Pts
Wales 3 3 0 0 82 31 6
Ireland 3 2 0 1 84 41 4
Canada 3 1 0 2 65 90 2
Tonga 3 0 0 3 29 98 0


POOL 3
Date Match & Result Venue
22 May New Zealand 70-6 Italy Auckland
24 May Fiji 28-9 Argentina Hamilton
27 May New Zealand 74-13 Fiji Christchurch
28 May Argentina 25-16 Italy Christchurch
31 May Italy 18-15 Fiji Dunedin
1 June New Zealand 46-15 Argentina Wellington

Pld W D L F A Pts
New Zealand 3 3 0 0 190 34 6
Fiji* 3 1 0 2 56 101 2
Italy 3 1 0 2 40 110 2
Argentina 3 1 0 2 49 90 2
* qualify second on tries scored


POOL 4
Date Match & Result Venue
23 May France 20-20 Scotland Christchurch
23 May Romania 21-20 Zimbabwe Auckland
28 May France 55-12 Romania Wellington
30 May Scotland 60-21 Zimbabwe Wellington
2 June Scotland 55-28 Romania Dunedin
2 June France 70-12 Zimbabwe Auckland

Pld W D L F A Pts
France* 3 2 1 0 145 44 5
Scotland 3 2 1 0 135 69 5
Romania 3 1 0 2 61 130 2
Zimbabwe 3 0 0 3 53 151 0
* qualify first on tries scored


QUARTER-FINALS
Date Match & Result Venue
6 June New Zealand 30-3 Scotland Christchurch
7 June France 31-16 Fiji Auckland
7 June Australia 33-15 Ireland Sydney
8 June Wales 16-3 England Brisbane


SEMI-FINALS
Date Match & Result Venue
13 June France 30-24 Australia Sydney
14 June New Zealand 49-6 Wales Brisbane


THIRD/FOURTH PLACE PLAY-OFF
Date Match & Result Venue
18 June Wales 22-21 Australia Sydney


FINAL
Date Match & Result Venue
20 June New Zealand 29-9 France Auckland





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