Here’s How The Votes Went For The 2023 Rugby World Cup Host

Viva la France.

France will host the 2023 Rugby World Cup after they secured a vote in the second round.

The French were two short in the first round of a majority vote with 18, with South Africa coming in second with 13 votes, and Ireland finishing bottom with just 8.

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In the second round France secured the showpiece event with 24 votes to South Africa’s 15.

Round one

France – 18
South Africa – 13
Ireland – 8

Round two

France – 24
South Africa – 15