Most Rugby Union World Cup wins
Who
New Zealand, South Africa
What
3 total number
Where
Not Applicable ()
When

The most wins of the Rugby World Cup is three, achieved by New Zealand in 1987, 2011 and 2015; and by South Africa in 1995, 2007 and 2019.


The Springboks equalled the All Blacks’ record of three Rugby World Cup wins with a decisive 32–12 victory against England on 2 November 2019 in Yokohama. Japan. They became the first side to lift the Webb Ellis Cup having lost a game during the tournament (a 23-13 defeat to New Zealand during the group stages). All of South Africa’s final wins have been achieved without conceding a try.