New Zealand 2011 - Rugby World Cup

2011 Rugby World Cup final set for Oct 22/23
25-Jul-2007 . The RWC 2011 final is planned for the weekend of New Zealand's labour day holiday, October 22-23. The combination of adjusted school terms and reduced business travel should help the final run smoothly by reducing traffic congestion and accommodation demands over that weekend.
New Zealand will host the RWC in 2011
17-Nov-2005 . On 17th November 2005 the IRB Council awarded New Zealand the right to host the IRB Rugby World Cup 2011.

Rugby World Cup 2007

Triumphant South Africa win Rugby World Cup 2007
20-Oct-2007 . South Africans rejoice as the Springboks defeat England in the RWC 2007 final to claim the Webb Ellis cup for the second time.