New Zealand minister backs Ireland's 2023 Rugby World Cup bid - Irish Times

A senior figure in the New Zealand government has given his support to Ireland's bid to host the Rugby World Cup in 2023. Ireland's all-island bid faces competition from France and South Africa, with a decision due to be made in November. Speaking ...

New Zealand's 'Rugby World Cup Minister' backs Ireland 2023 bid - Irish Mirror

The man behind New Zealand's staging of the Rugby World Cup in 2011 has given his backing to Ireland's bid to host the tournament in 2023. New Zealand Foreign Minister Murray McCully, who served as Minister for the Rugby World Cup in 2011, has said ...

New Zealand's Murray McCully wants Ireland to host the Rugby World Cup - Irish Examiner

The man responsible for New Zealand's staging of the Rugby World Cup has said he supports Ireland's bid to host the tournament. Murray McCully was New Zealand's designated minister for the Rugby World Cup before it took place in 2011. He is now the ...