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An announcement is expected to name Newcastle as a host city for the Rugby World Cup.

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Rugby World Cup: Official announcement soon!

Cameras are poised at St James' Park ahead of the official announcement Credit: ITV News

A press conference is about to get underway in Newcastle which will officially unveil the city as a host for 2015 World Cup Rugby.

St James' Park will be the venue for 3 matches. Teams playing at the stadium include the current World champions New Zealand.

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