The 2033 Women's Rugby World Cup is scheduled to be the twelfth edition of the women's Rugby World Cup. The tournament will be held in the United States..[1] This will be the second Women’s Rugby World Cup to be held in the Americas. The previous one was held in Canada in 2006 with New Zealand emerging as the champions.

2033 Rugby World Cup
Tournament details
Host nation United States
No. of nations16
2037 →

Host nation selection edit

The United States was the only bidder for the tournament. The US was announced as the host nation on May 12, 2022.

2033 Rugby World Cup
bidding results
Nation Votes
  United States Acclamation

Development & preparations edit

Candidate host cities edit

A total of 24 cities throughout the United States have expressed interest in hosting matches. Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Birmingham, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, Nashville, New York City, Orlando, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Phoenix, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington D.C. have all expressed interest.[2]

Qualifying edit

Tournament hosts, the United States qualify automatically. They will be joined by the teams that reached the semi-final stage of the 2029 Women's Rugby World Cup, who also qualified automatically.

Qualified teams
Region Team Qualification
Previous best result World Rugby
North America   United States Hosts TBC Champions (1991)
South America

Notes edit

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ "U.S. to host Rugby World Cups in 2031, 2033". Associated Press. May 12, 2022. Archived from the original on May 14, 2022. Retrieved May 14, 2022.
  2. ^ "US President Biden confirms support for Rugby World Cup bids in 2031 and 2033". Archived from the original on 2022-04-21. Retrieved 2022-05-12.