Fijivillage
25 May, 2020, 7:53 pm
Central - 22°C Rain
Fijivillage
NEWS SPORTS
25 May, 2020, 7:53 pm Central - 22°C Rain
ACCF
ACCF

Rugby World Cup still eludes Eddie Jones

Rugby World Cup still eludes Eddie Jones

By Semi Turaga
Monday 04/11/2019

Eddie Jones has unfinished business at the Rugby World Cup.

He has been the architect of two of the most striking results in the tournament's 32-year history: Japan's 34-32 win over South Africa in 2015 and England's 19-7 victory over New Zealand in the semifinals this year.

Yet the fact remains Jones, widely hailed as one of the great Coaches of this generation, still has not won rugby's top prize as a coach.

England's 32-12 loss to the Springboks in the final in Yokohama on Saturday came 16 years after his Australia team was beaten by the English in the title match in Sydney. 

Jones will be 63-years-old at the 2023 World Cup.

The question is which team will he be coaching in 2023. 

TVNZ

ADVERTISEMENT

Foods Pacific Ghee Promotion

ADVERTISEMENT

Sports Banner

Stay tuned for the latest news on our radio stations

CFL radio frequencies
IN DEPTH
Fiji's approach to deal with effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic
As Fiji battles against the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, many individuals and organisations have come forward to lend a helping ...
25 days ago

Severe Tropical Cyclone Harold
As Tropical Cyclone Harold hit Fiji mainly causing destruction to Kadavu and the Lau Group, we give you an indepth report on stories of the build up ...
44 days ago

COVID-19 Response Budget
Attorney General and the Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum presented the COVID-19 Supplementary Budget to parliament at 7.30 on Wednesday ...
59 days ago
FEATURE NEWS
Fiji Airways terminates contracts of 758 employees, lets go of all expat pilots and some expat managers, and implements 20% pay cut
The country’s national airline, Fiji Airways has today announced the termination of contracts of 758 of their staff, termination of contracts of the...
4 hours ago
LATEST NEWS
The full role of the Itaukei Trust Fund Board questioned in parliament
SODELPA MP Niko Nawaikula says that the Itaukei Trust Fund Board is not doing enough to take into account the history of the Itaukei culture however ...
2 hours ago

$13 million a month has been deferred by banks for mortgage repayments – Sayed-Khaiyum
About $13 million a month has been deferred by commercial banks in Fiji in respect of mortgage repayments. Minister of Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...
3 hours ago

Nawaikula’s motion to set up a committee to review the cost of living defeated
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama says the laying off of more than 700 Fiji Airways workers is the continuation of what COVID-19 is doing to us – ...
3 hours ago

$1,000 reward for paraquat pet killer
A $1,000 reward is being offered by several residents of Pacific Harbour who are working with the Police to track down the perpetrator of recent ...
4 hours ago

Rabuka has not heard racist and sexist phone call recording by two people claimed to be SODELPA members
SODELPA Leader Sitiveni Rabuka says he has only seen postings and has not heard the racist and sexist phone call recording by two people claiming to ...
4 hours ago

TOP