The World Rugby Classic got underway on Friday night [Nov 10], with teams from Australia, Argentina, Canada, Italy, France, South Africa, and the United States all on the island to take part in the event. The defending champions Argentina defeated France 21 – 5 in the first game of the night, while South Africa defeated the United States 43-10 in the second game.
The next matches take place this evening [Nov 12], with the Canada vs. Classic Lions facing each other at 7.15pm, and the Australia vs. Italy match taking place at 8.30pm. They continue until Saturday 17th November, when the Classic Plate Final and Classic Final take place. You can view all our coverage of the Rugby Classic by clicking here.
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- Photos: Rugby Classic Argentina vs France
- Photos: Australia Win World Rugby Classic
- Results/Photos: Rugby Classic Australia vs Italy
- Results/Photos: Rugby Classic Canada vs Lions
- Photos: Day #1 2011 World Rugby Classic
- Photos: Rugby Classic South Africa vs USA