POOL A

Ireland

Ireland. Photo / Photosport
Ireland. Photo / Photosport

Ranking:

1

Coach:

Joe Schmidt

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Captain:

Rory Best

Previous campaigns:

1987:

Quarter-finalists

1991:

Quarter-finalists

1995:

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Quarter-finalists

1999:

Lost quarter-final playoff

2003:

Quarter-finalists

2007:

Pool

2011:

Quarter-finalists

2015:

Quarter-finalists

Overall record:

P 35 W 21 L 14

Odds:

$9

Squad
Forwards: Rory Best (captain), Tadhg Beirne, Jack Conan, Sean Cronin, Tadhg Furlong, Cian Healy, Dave Kilcoyne, Iain Henderson, Jean Kleyn, Peter O'Mahony, Andrew Porter, Rhys Ruddock, James Ryan, John Ryan, Niall Scannell, CJ Stander, Josh van der Flier.

Backs: Bundee Aki, Joey Carbery, Jack Carty, Andrew Conway, Keith Earls, Chris Farrell, Robbie Henshaw, Rob Kearney, Jordan Larmour,

Scotland

Japan

Samoa

Russia

POOL B

New Zealand

South Africa

Italy

Namibia

Canada

POOL C

England

France

Argentina

USA

Tonga

POOL D

Australia

Wales

Georgia

Fiji

Uruguay