SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux

 The announcement of the candidate country for the 2023 Rugby World Cup will be broadcast live on Wednesday on SuperSport 1, SuperSport 10 and CSN from 2.30pm.

South Africa, recently confirmed as the preferred host nation, will be up against France and Ireland.

The announcement will be made by World Rugby from London where South Africa will be represented by senior members of government and SA Rugby.  

African News Agency (ANA)