World Rugby 2019 Repechage Schedule
The Rugby World Cup 2019 Repechage kicks off at Stade Delort in Marseille, France on Sunday 11 November and fans around the world will be able to watch the action via a host of international broadcasters and online streaming on World Rugby and Rugby World Cup 2019 websites and social platforms (subject to geo-blocking in some territories).
The repechage tournament represents the last chance to qualify for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.
Hong Kong, Canada, Kenya, and Germany will compete in a round-robin format event to be played across three match days on Sunday 11 November, Saturday 17 November and Friday 23 November 2018.
The winner will slot into Pool B at RWC 2019 alongside defending champions New Zealand, South Africa, Italy, and Namibia.
Match Day 1: Sunday 11 November Kick-off: 13:00 local time (GMT+1)
Match Day 2: Saturday 17 November Kick-off: 13:00 local time (GMT+1)
Match Day 3: Friday 23 November Kick-off: 18:00 local time (GMT+1)
Canada announced that all three matches will be available for TSN and TSN Direct subscribers on TSN.caand the TSN app. Canada is currently ranked 23rd and has never missed a Rugby World Cup.
Coverage begins with Canada vs. Kenya on Sunday, Nov. 11 at 7 a.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN3. Coverage continues live Saturday, Nov. 17 at 10 a.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN3 with Canada vs. Germany, and concludes on Friday, Nov. 23 at 3 p.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN4 as team Canada faces Hong Kong.
In the U.S., matches will be broadcast on NBC Sports Gold.
2019 Repechage Matches
November 11 (Sunday)
- Canada vs Kenya 13:00 local (7 a.m. ET)
- Hong Kong vs Germany 16:00 local (10 a.m. ET)
November 17 (Saturday)
- Hong Kong vs Kenya 13:00 local (7 a.m. ET)
- Canada vs Germany 16:00 local (10 a.m. ET)
November 23 (Friday)
- Kenya vs Germany 18:00 local (12:00 p.m. ET)
- Hong Kong vs Canada 21:00 local (15:00 ET)