World Cup 2021 opener set for record breaking attendance
The triple-header opening matchday on October 8, headlined by the Australia-New Zealand match, is bound to pass the benchmark of 20,000 people at the 2014 Rugby World Cup final in Paris.
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A country filled with passionate players, Italy came ninth five years ago and qualified for the 2021 World Cup by finishing top of the Europe Qualifier standings in Parma in 2021.
They played in the first ever World Cup tournament in 1991 but have never recorded a finish higher than eighth, a result they’ll be wanting to change this time out in New Zealand.
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