South Africa defeated Western Samoa in the quarter finals, and then France in the semi-finals to reach the final; the All Blacks defeated Scotland in the quarter-finals, and England in the semi-finals, a game in which,Going into the final, New Zealand had led the tournament in points scored, outscoring their opponents 315–104, while South Africa had outscored their opponents 129–55. He’s done a super job. 'We’ve got to take the game to them. Have a read of our chat with Ben below.New Zealand earned a thumping victory to win the third-fourth place play-off. Every day he thinks about that moment time. 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South Africa won the encounter by three points in their first Rugby World Cup Final, which was also the first to require extra time. 'England’s non-23 players have just walked out to the pitch area. You have to chase the game in a match they are very good in. Kyle Sinckler appeared to be unconscious before he hit the ground. Exlications: Le service de livescore de rugby de Livescore.in fournit aux parieurs et aux fans de rugby un livescore en temps réel avec un service de scores en direct pour toutes les ligues majeures de rugby. Nothing we have seen so far suggests that is possible.England are still trying, still fighting. This is so much bigger than the sport and from an SA perspective hopefully a new generation will be inspired by a team that has carried the hopes and dreams of a nation.England look broken, South Africa look elated.They just had too much, too much physicality, too much experience and in the end a little too much flair surprisingly.South Africa win in convincing, thunderous fashion.Handre Pollard finally does something wrong as he skews a drop-goal wide.He probably had an eye on Matt Burke's final points record of 25.The celebrations have started, the engraver is working on the 'F' of Africa.England try to go from deep but there is just nowhere to go. Includes the latest news stories, results, fixtures, video and audio. England could not overhaul the powerful Springboks who dominated.CHRIS FOY IN YOKOHAMA: He went off remarkably early, but by then The Beast had driven England right to the edge. It has all come from unforced errors and that is where SA got and on score board.There was a line out where they over complicated things and Youngs panicked and threw a loose pass. You can also choose to be emailed when someone replies to your comment.The existing Open Comments threads will continue to exist for those who do not subscribe to Independent Premium. RUGBY WORLD CUP FINAL - England 12-32 South Africa, RESULT: Heartbreak as Handre Pollard kicking masterclass and tries from Makazole Mapimpi and Cheslin Kolbe earn Springboks win Help: Rugby livescore service on FlashScore.com offers rugby live scores for several national and international competitions, providing also league tables, standings and final results live. He has become the poster-boy of this English crusade.There are lots of white shirts in Yokohama Stadium now, with kick-off approaching. Playmaker James O’Connor booted 10 points as a gutsy Queensland Reds swept past the Melbourne Rebels 25-13 and into the Super Rugby AU final … It’s a hard one to take.You always want to get on the front foot in this game but we cant fault our lads up front they have been unbelievable all tournament. 'We have no excuses and it’ not the time now to discuss my future, but this team will keep developing.”.Siya Kolisi lifts the trophy high and the Springboks dance around the stage in delight.Broad smiles all around for the Springboks as they drag their battered bodies onto the stage.Lood De Jager, who lasted less than a half, has his arm in a sling it looks like, but that does not dim the smile.They line up on the stage and prepare for the trophy lift.England looks absolutely heartbroken to a man. 'He might have long, flowing locks but he doesn’t hit like a pretty boy. The typhoon incident, within 24 hours we were in a safe spot, allow players to train to relax whereas everyone else was cooped up in a hotel in Tokyo. This is surely not the time to send Joe Marler on at tighthead, which is the only fall-back plan.14 - Owen Farrell has now slotted each of his last 14 kicks at goal since missing four in a row against Argentina in the pool stage. Springboks defence showing they are well up for this, England had no way through.Fifteen pahses and England are banging hard on the door!Youngs has it right on the line. Congratulations to them, they executed their game plan brilliantly today.I am as happy as I can be. Can he continue his happy knack of scoring tries?Just like that, it is nine points to claw back.Easy from Pollard and he has all 18 points for the Boks.South Africa set up a huge push from a quick line-out, win the penalty and try for the wide play. ','He’s been the best at getting players at their optimal level. The South Africans played a largely defensive game. Our journalists will try to respond by joining the threads when they can to create a true meeting of independent Premium. Our livescore service with rugby scores is real time, you don't need to refresh it. The home of Rugby Union on BBC Sport online. George Kruis is on for Courtney Lawes, which appears to be a means of trying to fix the scrum problems from the second row, given the shortage of alternatives now in the front row.We go on, immediately Kruis wins a line-out and Tuilagi barges up, then May. 'I work every single day at my craft and I'm still getting stones thrown at me': Micah Richards hits back at...Roman Abramovich facing third-party ownership questions over 'secret stakes' in players at rival clubs -...MARTIN SAMUEL: Is Mike Dean an arrogant fool? Very subdued and I think that was a sign they know the job isn’t done yet. Trouvez le résultat actuel, les résultats à la mi-temps et d'autres données de score de rugby. South Africa again just pushing on and on in midfield, bringing all that muscle to bear off the bench.That is not a very good kick, it goes low and Henry Slade makes a diving grab before smashing it off the pitch.Siya Kolisi comes off and Francois Louw, the master breakdown man, is on in his place.Lots of back and forth between both sides, the game is settling into a rhythm now.Penalty goes against Anthony Watson for just knocking Mapimpi out the way of a kick chase there. '.The man in the middle today is Frenchman Jerome Garces, who hasn't been to everyone's taste this tournament.His assistants are Romain poite and Ben O'Keefe, while Ben Skeen is on TMO duties. They are 3-0 down.England get the line-out and switch this up with Owen Farrell at scrum-half taking the ball from Itoje off the top but Youngs throws a horrible-looking ball.handre Pollard makes no mistake this time with a very easy kick straight in front of the posts.Billy Vunipola chucks a loose pass from the base of the scrum, it puts England under pressure and they concede a penalty! They win a penalty, Watson makes yards but is taken back then knocks it on. That is a lift!Owen Farrell to kick and cut the deficit..George Ford comes off having barely touched the ball. It allows our most engaged readers to debate the big issues, share their own experiences, discuss real-world solutions, and more. 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Mostert is ready to come on in his place.England take the kick to try and level the game.Hooker Mbonambi is being force doff to have his head knock checked out.A penalty goes England's way for a le Roux knock-on, they take the line-out uncontested and make some ground.May pushed backwards, but they keep going right, Daly snagged back befoe he can break.Mako charges up, then we go left.. Penalty to England for a knock-on!Echoes of both 2003 and 2007 here as both the scrum – like in Sydney – and the lineout – as in Paris – are faltering in the final.Dan Cole has gone down every time since he has come on, the Beast is smashing him here… and England are already annoyed with Jerome Garces the referee.Jerome Garces being pernickety at the scrum and issuing some instructions.We set again, Mako Vunipola already drenched with sweat.England must start making their mark on this game.But they concede a scrum penalty and Handre Pollard will kick to touch.Some phenomenal work from Jonny May to pat the kick back into play while mid air and Daly hammers the line-out down the pitch.South Africa are certainly dealing with the early nerves better than England.A fumbled line-out from Lawes compounds the problems.South Africa get their turn with a scrum put-in instead.England appear to be very nervous – or very affected by the early loss of Sinckler. The match was played at Ellis Park Stadium, Johannesburg on 24 June 1995 between the host nation, South Africa, and New Zealand. We’ve worked hard on that, not only in the four years but in the last period of time. Joseph to centre, Slade to full-back, Daly to wing.That is South Africa’s first ever try in a World Cup final – and looks to have sunk England. SA just got one up on us today and we just have to take it on the chin.It is tough when they get a lead like that and keep chipping away at it and keep kicking the threes. 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It’s like when a batsman can’t hit the ball not in the centre of the bat. It was a simile, a challenge laid down by them. 'What was telling was that when you beat the all blacks there’s this massive hysteria but they were just clam. On the right Watson is shut down and we go from the right.England get the penalty advantage but keep pushing, somehow they are repelled but keep possession.Billy driven backwards, it is getting scrappy on the 5metre line as Lawes has three dragging him down.Billy and Underhill exchange passes well, England go through the phases.Tuilagi gets on the ball and makes yards.Sam Underhill finally gets in on the act with a crunching tackle.