RWC First Match – Japan Vs Russia Where to Watch

RWC live in all Countries
RWC live in all Countries

Japan & Russia, the two legend countries will open the Rugby World Cup 2019 with their unending hunger for win and making a mark in the history by winning the first match itself and moving forward. While Japan is the host nation and obviously looking forward to win on their own land, Russia will come with equal zeal to win the game. So, to catch these excited moments, where to watch opening match RWC 2019 live below is the details :

Date : 20th Sep 2019, Friday

Time of Match : 19:45 (Local time in Japan)

Teams at Stake : Japan Vs Russia

How to Watch RWC Opening Match in Japan :

Japanese will be able to watch the match live on the following broadcasting channel :


There have been a setup of Fan Zones across different locations of matches for rugby lovers to watch the game on big screens arranged for people in Japan totally free of cost.

For people who are not in Japan or not able to access through TV and having geo restrictions can use the VPN Services for subscription and watch the game.

How to watch Rugby World Cup 2019 Opening Match in USA :

NBC Universal Channel will be providing the facility of watching the games in USA which is very swift and efficient. In case you are outside USA and want to access NBC channel, you can use VPN services.

How to watch Rugby World Cup 2019 Opening match in New Zealand :

Spark NZ is the channel that will showcase the RWC matches in New Zealand with its different subscription plans. TVNZ is another channel that will also be showcasing the matches live.

How to watch Rugby World Cup 2019 Opening match in South America :

ESPN, the leading sports channels will be entertaining the South American rugby lovers all through the matches. It is one of the leading sports channels for live streaming, scores & updates and highlights.

How to watch Rugby World Cup 2019 in France :

TF1 is the channel given the exclusive availibility of streaming all RWC matches in France. This being the option for people living in France, they can use virtual network services as mentioned above for people outside France.