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Rugby World Cup 2019 Semi-final, Oct 27

By Chris Dinsdale

October 27, 2019 - Wales and South Africa clash at the International Stadium Yokohama in the second semi-final of the 2019 Rugby World Cup. Wales are looking to win the World Cup for the first time, while South Africa are targeting their third Webb Ellis trophy. While the Springboks have the better World Cup record Wales have recent advantage on their side, having won five of their last six meetings with South Africa since 2014.

Wales sealed a dramatic quarter-final victory over France to reach the semi-finals, while South Africa overcame host nation Japan, who recorded their best ever showing at the tournament.

The final takes place at the International Stadium in Yokohama on November 2, where the champions will be presented with the Webb Ellis Cup.

PUBLISHED: 23/10/2019; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Getty Images
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