A Rugby World Cup Quarter-Final Spectacle
The final quarter-final of the 2023 Rugby World Cup is set to deliver a thrilling showdown as France and South Africa prepare to clash.
The winner of this fierce battle in Paris will emerge as a top contender for the coveted trophy, with a likely encounter against England in the semifinals.
France’s Ascent and South Africa’s Challenge
In the blue corner, France enters this quarter-final with high spirits, driven by a sense of destiny on home soil.
Antoine Dupont’s remarkable recovery from facial surgery has granted a significant boost to Les Bleus. They aspire to clinch their first-ever World Cup title, but they face a formidable opponent in South Africa.
Springboks’ Determination to Defend Their Crown
Representing the green and gold corner, South Africa is determined to prove their mettle by defending their World Cup title.
Although they faced adversity in the pool stage, coming second to Ireland, the Springboks aim to reaffirm their supremacy in the rugby world.
Key Match Details
- Kick-off Time: 8:00 PM BST
- Venue: Stade de France
- How to Watch: ITV1
France has Antoine Dupont back in the lineup after his swift recovery from facial surgery.
This return provides a massive boost to the team, and he will lead Les Bleus in their quest for victory. Maxime Lucu moves to the bench to accommodate Dupont’s return.
The squad maintains a strong forward presence with a 6-2 split on the bench.
Where to Watch
In the UK, the thrilling quarter-final clash between France and South Africa will be available for free on ITV1, with live coverage starting at 7:15 PM.
Fans can also stream the match online through the ITVX website and app.
Follow the Action Live
Standard Sport provides comprehensive coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-final between France and South Africa.
The winner of this clash may well become the favorite to lift the prestigious trophy, and you can stay up-to-date with all the build-up, match action, and post-game reactions.