1995 Rugby World Cup qualifying

The 1995 Rugby World Cup was preceded by a qualifying campaign in which forty-five nations were entered.[1][2][3] 16 teams participated in the finals tournament in South Africa, seven of which came through qualifying matches. Eight were granted automatic entry as they were quarter-finalists at the 1991 Rugby World Cup, and South Africa qualified automatically as hosts.[4]


Qualified teamsEdit

Africa Americas Asia Europe Oceania
Qualified at
1991 RWC
Qualified via
Regional Slots


  1. ^ "Rugby World Cup 1995". Welsh Rugby Union. 2011. Archived from the original on 12 February 2015.
  2. ^ "1995 Rugby World Cup Qualifier Results". ESPN Scrum. 17 September 1994.
  3. ^ "1995 Rugby World Cup Qualifier Points Tables". ESPN Scrum. 17 September 1994.
  4. ^ Evans, Steve (2011). "RWC 1995". Black Swans.