Rugby World Cup

Scottish Rugby can confirm today that it has submitted an expression of interest to the IRB (International Rugby Board) in respect of hosting RWC 2015 and/or RWC 2019. Scottish Rugby and our key partners, including the Scottish Government, are keen to learn more about the tender process and by submitting an expression of interest will be in a stronger position to conduct a more detailed evaluation in respect of hosting RWC 2015 and/or RWC 2019.Scottish Rugby can confirm today that it has submitted an expression of interest to the IRB (International Rugby Board) in respect of hosting RWC 2015 and/or RWC 2019.

Scottish Rugby and our key partners, including the Scottish Government, are keen to learn more about the tender process and by submitting an expression of interest will be in a stronger position to conduct a more detailed evaluation in respect of hosting RWC 2015 and/or RWC 2019.

The next stage in the process will include early receipt from the IRB of various tender documents from which time we will have until 30 September 2008 to confirm our intention.

Scottish Rugby is committed to ensuring that any decision it makes is in the best interest of growing the game in Scotland.