Rugby World Cup 2023 presenters, pundits and commentators will guide you through all the action as the tournament heats up this autumn.


An all-star cast has already steered us through the thick of the drama – of which there has been plenty – and will continue to supply the nation with expert analysis, unrivalled insight and bucket-loads of hot takes as the competition wears on.

All 48 matches will be shown live on ITV throughout the tournament, which culminates in the showpiece finale in Paris at the end of October.

Jonny Wilkinson, Brian O'Driscoll and Sir Clive Woodward are among the huge names set to feature across TV coverage in the weeks to come, alongside other fan favourites from the home nations and beyond. brings you everything you need to know about the Rugby World Cup 2023 presenters, pundits, and commentators throughout the course of the tournament.

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Who is presenting Rugby World Cup coverage on TV?

ITV Rugby World Cup presenters

  • Mark Pougatch
  • Jill Douglas
  • David Flatman
  • Hugh Woozencroft

ITV Rugby World Cup pundits

  • Jonny Wilkinson
  • Maggie Alphonsi
  • Sam Warburton
  • Jamie Roberts
  • Brian O'Driscoll
  • Greig Laidlaw
  • Philippa Tuttiett
  • Bryan Habana
  • Sir Clive Woodward
  • Rory Best
  • John Barclay
  • Sergio Parisse
  • Gareth Thomas
  • Jim Hamilton
  • George Gregan
  • Sir Ian McGeechan
  • Lawrence Dallaglio
  • Sean Fitzpatrick

Who's next? England fixtures | Ireland fixtures | Scotland fixtures | Wales fixtures

ITV Rugby World Cup commentators

  • Nick Mullins
  • Miles Harrison
  • Johnnie Hammond
  • Martin Gillingham
  • Claire Thomas

ITV Rugby World Cup co-commentators

  • Ben Kay
  • Ugo Monye
  • Shane Williams
  • Scott Hastings
  • Tom Shanklin
  • Gordon D’Arcy
  • Nolli Waterman

ITV Rugby World Cup refereeing expert

  • J P Doyle

ITV Rugby World Cup reporters/interviewers

  • Gabriel Clarke
  • Lee McKenzie
  • Topsy Ojo

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