Australia, New Zealand, England, South Africa, France, Wales, Ireland, and Scotland.
John Eales in 95 and 99?
The country that held the 1999 rugby world cup, was France. Australia and South Africa today both boast the feat of winning 2 world cups each, New Zealand have only won once and England have only won once. However Australia played the experienced French outfit in the final and won by a staggering 35 - 12 margin definitely not what people expected. Spain also entered their first ever Rugby World Cup. the past world cups: 1987- New Zealand 1991- Australia 1995- South Africa 1999- France 2003- Australia 2007- France 2011- New Zealand
Romania participated at seven Rugby World Cups.
This years rugby world cup (2007) was held in France, the previous world cup (2003) was held in Australia, the 1999 world cup was hosted by Wales, the 1995 world cup was held in South Africa and the 1991 rugby world cup was hosted by England. (Additional Answer) The 1987 Rugby World Cup was joint hosted by Australia and New Zealand.
Canada improving in rugby
13 World Cups
Twice (2 times). In 1991, they beat England 12-6 in Twickenham, England. In 1999, the beat France 35-12 in Cardiff, Wales.
If there is to be a player that has won as both a union and league player that has won a world cup - if there is a possibility it would be an Aussie in 1991 union an 1992 league world cups. or 1999 union, 2000 league. very slim in deed. Michael O'Connor possibly. i will do more research
Australia have never won the FIFA World Cup.