Italy, a passionate participant in the Rugby World Cup since its inception in 1987, is gearing up for the Rugby World Cup 2023 in France. Having shown consistency in their performance throughout the tournaments, fans are eager to watch their matches and cheer for their nation.
Here’s everything you need to know about Italy Rugby World Cup 2023 Fixtures, TV channel, Live Stream, and more info.
Rugby World Cup Italy Fixtures 2023
|Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023||Namibia||1:00 pm||Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, Saint-Étienne|
|Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023||Uruguay||5:45 pm||Stade de Nice, Nice|
|Friday, Sept. 29, 2023||New Zealand||9:00 pm||OL Stadium, Lyon|
|Friday, Oct. 6, 2023||France||9:00 pm||OL Stadium, Lyon|
Which channel is it on in Italy?
RAI and Sky Sport Italia hold the Rugby World Cup 2023’s broadcasting rights in Italy.
RAI is set to provide free-to-air live coverage of all Italy matches and the most crucial games, including the quarter-finals, semi-finals, third-place match, and the grand final.
On the other hand, Sky Sport will broadcast every game of the RWC 2023, especially on its channel, Sky Sport Arena. However, note that Sky Sport is a subscription-based service.
How to Watch Rugby World Cup live stream in Italy?
For fans in Italy, the most direct way to stream the matches is through the dedicated RAI Play app, the official platform of the RAI group.Those who have a subscription with Sky Italia can also use the Sky Go app. It provides a seamless streaming experience for Sky programming on various devices, from computers and tablets to smartphones.
For those who don’t have a traditional Sky subscription, there’s NOW (previously NOW TV), which is Sky’s standalone streaming service, allowing viewers to watch Sky channels without requiring a satellite dish or long-term contract.
Which Pool Italy play in Rugby World Cup 2023?
Italy is set to compete in Pool A in the upcoming Rugby World Cup. They will play alongside renowned teams such as New Zealand, France, Uruguay, and Namibia.
Italy has consistently performed in past World Cups, though they’ve faced challenges progressing past the pool stages. With their track record of finishing third in almost all their World Cup appearances, they might have an uphill battle in Pool A, especially against teams like New Zealand and France. However, rugby is a game of surprises, and Italy could pull off a few.
How many times does Italy Host Rugby World Cup?
Italy has never hosted the Rugby World Cup. Although they have been passionate participants, the hosting rights have been to other countries since the tournament’s inception.
When did Italy Rugby win World Cup?
Italy has yet to win the Rugby World Cup. They’ve had a history of strong performance in pool stages but have not advanced to the quarter-finals or in previous tournaments.
The Rugby World Cup 2023 promises to be thrilling, with Italy being one of the many teams to watch out for. Whether in Italy or elsewhere, there are various ways to cheer for your team and not miss any action. So, gear up and get ready for some world-class rugby action!