5 of the greatest moments in Rugby World Cup history

5. George North becomes youngest try scorer, 2011: Aged just 19 years and 166 days, the winger became the youngest man to score in the history of the tournament.

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  4. Japan beat South Africa in greatest Rugby World Cup shock ever, 2015: This was the biggest shock in rugby history, bar none, the kind of result that creates ripples beyond mere sport.

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3. David Kirk lifts the Webb Ellis Cup for New Zealand, 1987: Kirk, the captain, celebrated winning the tournament after a 29-9 victory over France at Eden Park.

  2. Jonny Wilkinson dropped ‘for World Cup glory’, 2003: The kick went over and England beat Australia 20-17 in Sydney to claim their first World Cup.

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1. Nelson Mandela gives Francois Pienaar the William Webb Ellis Cup, 1995: One of the most iconic moments in all sport.

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