Hosts France and three-time winners New Zealand kick us off at 8.15pm in Paris. Les Bleus are among the favourites to lift the Webb Ellis Cup and have the best player in world rugby in scrum-half Antoine Dupont.
Expectations are lower for England, who lost to Fiji at Twickenham in their final warm-up game. Steve Borthwick’s side face a tricky opening clash with Argentina tomorrow night before Scotland and Wales play South Africa and Fiji on Sunday.
Ireland step into the spotlight on Saturday afternoon. The world’s number one side faces Romania, with South Africa and Scotland to come in a tough group.
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