Program, TV broadcast, players to follow… We tell you everything about the Rugby Championship 2022

The first day of the Rugby Championship 2022 reserves an early final between Springboks and All Blacks.(©Icon Sports)

Let’s go ! the Rugby Championship 2022 begins this Saturday, August 6, between the 4 nations of the southern hemisphere. After having been in the rough during the last summer tour and will be looking to redeem themselves in the coming weeks.

L’South Africa world champion was not very reassuring against Wales, while theArgentine has been on the decline in recent years, that the New Zealand is in crisis and that theAustralia alternate hot and cold. How to follow this competition? Who are the players to watch and what is the match schedule? Rugby News tells you everything!

The diffuser does not change, an entry Springboks-All Blacks shock

To follow the competition, it will not be necessary to change the good old habits. The matches will be broadcast on Canal + we Canal + Offset. To start the Rugby Championship, no need to get up early, since the first match will oppose South Africa to the All Blacks, this Saturday August 6th. It will be to follow on Canal + Offset from 5:05 p.m. while the Argentina-Australia match will be broadcast on Canal + at 9:10 p.m.

The Rugby Championship 2022 program

Day 1 (August 6): South Africa – New Zealand (5:05 p.m., Canal + Décalé) / Argentina – Australia (9:10 p.m., Canal +)
Day 2 (August 13): South Africa – New Zealand (5:05 p.m., Canal + Décalé) / Argentina – Australia (9:10 p.m.)
Matchday 3 (August 27): Australia – South Africa (07:30 a.m.) / New Zealand – Argentina (09:45 a.m.)
Day 4 (September 3): New Zealand – Argentina (9:05 a.m.) / Australia – South Africa (11:35 a.m.)
Day 5 (September 15 and 17): Australia – New Zealand (September 15, 11:45 a.m.) /
Argentina – South Africa (September 17, 9:10 p.m.)
Matchday 6 (September 24): New Zealand – Australia (9:05 a.m.) / South Africa – Argentina (5:05 p.m.)

Players to watch: Koroibete, Matera, Jordan and Wiese

  • Marika Koroibete (Australia)

Private of Samu Kereviabsent for many months due to a knee injury, the Wallabies could still count on their winger of Fijian origin, Marika Koroibete (30 years). Even the former Australia manager and current Argentina manager, Michael Chekacouldn’t hide his admiration for this player who is Australia’s X factor: “‘I know the opposing coach is not supposed to say that, but it’s a fucking legend. He puts his heart into the field, the effort he makes is crazy. He knows it won’t mean anything on game day, we have a good relationship obviously, but you have to recognize the best, and he’s one of the best. I love watching him play but maybe not this Saturday! “.

  • Will Jordan (New Zealand)

New Zealand has long been looking for a replacement on the wings, before a young talent is revealed to the Crusaders. World Rugby revelation of the year 2021, the winger Does Jordan (24) is the All Blacks’ new try chaser, with a mind-blowing individual stats of 19 tries from just 15 caps. Mention also in the third line Ardie Saveaimpressive despite the rout of the All Blacks against Ireland.

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  • Pablo Matera (Argentina)

On the side of cougarsit will be necessary to monitor Pablo Matera (29 years). Although it is not yet clear where the third line will assess next season, the Argentine is coming off a full season with the crusaderscrowned with great performances and above all with a title in Super Rugby Pacific. With Marcos Kremer (Stade Français), Pablo Matera or even Rodrigue Brunifuture player BriveArgentina have a big third line.

  • Jasper Wiese (South Africa)

In line with the solid South African third lines, here is Jasper Wiese (26 years). The former number eight of the Cheetahs has been evolving since 2020 at Leicester, reigning English champion. Brilliant with the Tigers, his performances did not escape the Springboks coach, Jacques Nienaber. Very powerful and real poison in the rucks, Wiese quietly takes over from Duane Vermeulen.

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