Summer Warm-up Fixtures for Rugby World Cup 2019
With the Rugby World Cup due to take place in Japan during the autumn of 2019, there won't be a full series* of autumn internationals in the UK & Ireland. However, the four home unions – England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales – have arranged a series of summer internationals to serve as a warm-up before the global showpiece.
Summer Internationals 2019 Fixtures
All kick-off times are UK time (with local time in brackets if different).
Saturday 10th August 2019
Sunday 11th August 2019
Saturday 17th August 2019
Saturday 24th August 2019
Saturday 31st August 2019
Friday 6th September 2019
Saturday 7th September 2019
Saturday 16th November 2019
Saturday 30th November 2019
For information about tickets and where to purchase them, please read our guide here: How to buy Summer & Autumn International rugby tickets.
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