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Gloucester Rugby MD: we're "thrilled and delighted"

Gloucester Rugby's managing director Stephen Vaughan says the club is "thrilled and delighted" to be selected as a host venue for the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

We're thrilled and delighted to be part of Rugby World Cup 2015 - it's an honour for us. This really is a festival of rugby & what a way to welcome countries to Kingsholm and enjoy the welcome of Gloucester fans.

– Stephen Vaughan, Managing Director - Gloucester Rugby

Gloucester's Kingsholm to be Rugby World Cup venue

Kingsholm will play host to teams from across the world Credit: Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport

Gloucester Rugby's home stadium of Kingsholm has been officially confirmed as one of 13 venues across the country to host the 2015 Rugby World Cup. Exeter's Sandy Park stadium was also selected. They're the only rugby club venues to be chosen.