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The battle for places at the World Cup knockout phases is hotting up.
England and Wales can reserve their passage during the next few days, while there are games coming for Scotland and Japan, which then have an impact on Ireland.
What are the permutations in each pool? BBC Sport takes a look.
Teams receive four points for a win and two to get a draw. A bonus point will be awarded for scoring four tries or for a beat by seven points or fewer.
The winner and runner-up in each pool qualify for its quarter-finals.
The winner of this match between the 2 teams will be rated higher, When two teams are tied at the end of the group phase then.
If two or more teams are tied points gap will be employed to separate them with several eliminators if points gaps are equal used.
Japan v Samoa (5 October): Japan will move back to the top of the table and into pole position for their first World Cup quarter-final should they conquer Samoa on Saturday, an outcome which would end the Pacific Islanders expects of eligibility.
A Samoa success would dismiss by transferring them before 15, off the group wide open and level on points with Japan in third, even though a bonus-point win will take them to second and the previous eligibility place.
If Japan triumph Saturday then Scotland would need to beat on the Brave Blossoms in a pinch final match on 13 October together with bonus points going to come into play.
Scotland v Russia (9 October): A Scotland win on Wednesday from Russia will see them move closer to both Ireland and Japan, and possibly climb into the top two depending on Japans result.
Defeat for Scotland would all-but end their hopes of qualification.
Russia are from the competition but will be keen to enroll their first stage of the championship.
Ireland will be eligible for the last eight with victory over Samoa on 12 October, given Scotland and Japan both could not match the 15 points they would have.
Remaining fixtures:
New Zealand v Namibia (6 October): Defending champions New Zealand may be next in Pool B but theyre believed to take top spot with games from Namibia and Italy to emerge, having already played and beaten – South Africa.
A win over Namibia on Sunday will visit the All Blacks head top but they would not be of going through until after their final game mathematically sure.
South Africa v Canada (8 October): South Africa will confirm their development using a bonus-point victory over Canada on Tuesday.
New Zealand v Italy (12 October): Unless Canada jolt the Springboks or even Namibia beat New Zealand, Italy would have to conquer the All Blacks in their final game to progress, and even that might be insufficient if Steve Hansens men claimed bonus points.
Remaining fixtures:
England v Argentina (5 October): England will seal their eligibility to the last eight with victory over Argentina on Saturday, and also all-but end the Pumas likelihood of progression.
Victory for Argentina would see them go level on points with England, to the top, though a win will take them over the 2003 winners – unless a bonus point is secured by England.
France v Tonga (6 October): If England lose, France can go top by beating Tonga on Sunday. France will be eligible by beating 14, Should England win then.
Tonga need to win their remaining games both to stand any chance of improving.
Remaining fixtures:
Australia v Uruguay (5 October): The Wallabies will move above Wales into top spot with success within bottom-place Uruguay – albeit having played a game more. Any triumph will be enough for qualification if Wales beat against Fiji in their next game.
They would be taken by an improbable achievement for Uruguay .
Wales v Fiji (9 October): For Wales, its simple. They and beat Fiji secure their progress to the next round.
Defeat for Wales would see Fiji move .
That might leave Wales, Fiji, Australia, and Georgia together with the chance to make it to the knockout stage to be played.
Remaining fixtures:
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