Can Jonny Wilkinson’s boot save England from the Aussies? Will the Frogs send the All Blacks packing? Can the Argies make history against Scotland? Can Fiji shock South Africa?
Other points of discussion in European sports: Lewis Hamilton’s crazy F1 rookie season, Chelsea FC’s hated new Israeli manager, Everton’s excellent midweek UEFA Cup win in Ukraine, Germany’s dominance of the women’s football World Cup. It’s your thread, folks.
Coming tomorrow: General Conference Hair-do Open Thread. Or, if you’re lucky, Flicking to the NFL Between Talks Open Thread.