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Russia launch Vladimir Putin-backed bid to host Rugby World Cup 2027

New Zealand Herald Tuesday, 28 July 2020
Russia launch Vladimir Putin-backed bid to host Rugby World Cup 2027By RugbyPass. Rugby minnows Russia have surprisingly entered the race to host the 2027 World Cup after Argentina dropped out of the contest that Australia are favourites to win.Buoyed by their on-pitch performances at the recent...
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News video: Putin backs Russia's 2027 Rugby World Cup bid - federation

Putin backs Russia's 2027 Rugby World Cup bid - federation 05:18

Russia is preparing an application to host the 2027 World Cup and President Vladimir Putin is backing the bid.

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