All eight Rugby World Cup finals, ranked by thrill factor – where does 2003 feature?

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England v South Africa this weekend will be men’s rugby’s ninth World Cup final and England men’s first appearance since 2007.

There has been plenty of drama over the years, but which do we think to be the most entertaining?

Our rugby correspondent Mick Cleary ranks all Rugby World Cup finals on thrill factor. You can have your say in the comments section at the bottom of the page.

8 – 1999

Australia 35  France 12, Millennium Stadium, Cardiff

Another no-show by France after once again putting in a gripping performance in the semi-final, this time to stun New Zealand at Twickenham by scoring 33 unanswered points in a second-half revival of epic proportions. If that was the beauty of the French…