"We are looking forward to working together to deliver a world-class tournament for players, officials, fans, commercial partners and spectators watching around the world". The panel voted 25-17 in New Zealand's favour.
"It's fantastic for the whole Wellington region that All Blacks fans will still get to experience Test match rugby at Westpac Stadium in a reduced Investec Rugby Championship schedule", Wellington Rugby acting chief executive Matt Evans said.
New Zealand powerbrokers have been promised $10million in central government support for the tournament which will be based in Auckland and Northland and this appears to be what got their bid over the line.
ATEED General Manager Destination, Steve Armitage says Auckland is an worldwide award-winning world-class host city and hosting the Women's Rugby World Cup is consistent with the region becoming a world centre for women in sport in the next five years.
RA hoped its pitch for the most professional women's World Cup yet would win over the 42 Council members, but Castle said the Black Ferns' success (they are the reigning World Cup winners) proved a decisive factor.
"In the end I think World Rugby was spoilt for choice with two very compelling bids".
New Zealand Rugby CEO Steve Tew says it will be a 12 team competition.
The event in New Zealand in 2021 will follow record-breaking Women's Rugby World Cup in Ireland a year ago. It will be the first Women's Rugby World Cup in the southern Hemisphere.
Since then, with the exception of 2006, when it was staged in Canada, the tournament has always taken place in Europe.
Meanwhile, the Black Ferns will again serve as the curtain-raiser against Australia at Eden Park before the All Blacks' Bledisloe Cup clash against the Wallabies.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said it was a proud moment for the country as her government seeks to promote women's sport. It will be the first time the tournament has been held in the Southern Hemisphere, with matches to be played in Auckland and Whangarei.
"Securing the Women's Rugby World Cup, against strong competition from Australia, shows the growing status and recognition of worldwide women's sporting events", he says.
The seven additional victims brings to 63 the number of people who have died in the so-called Camp Fire in northern California. President Donald Trump is expected to visit the areas affected by the fire, although it's unclear where exactly he's heading.
When they have had good moments, she forgets about how hurt she got, but then when she gets reminded, she still gets upset." . The 34-year-old also decided not to move to Cleveland with her beau last month, amid reports that the pair were on the rocks.
The girls and their mother arrived in Australia in October but waited weeks for the surgery while twins built up strength. Kellie Smith, the hospital's nurse coordinator, said the twins have a close bond.
He said, 'I don't got no manager, I got no booking agent, no PR, no publicist, I don't got nobody on my team - it's just me'. I got no publicist. 'I'm not signing no contracts, they don't got nothing to do with me, ' he said.
A 1928 Disney animation, which predates the creation of Mickey Mouse , has been unearthed in Japan, according to Japanese media. It may be Mickey's 90th birthday this weekend, but his predecessor Oswald the Lucky Rabbit is also in the spotlight this week.
Chapman said he thinks about that every day. "It's where you cover your face, you don't want to, you know, ask for anything". Chapman described working at the prison cleaning, painting and stripping wax from the floors.
He is playing for the team, that's good for us. 'He is like that anyway. he will do everything to be the same and even better'. In fact they struggled so much that following the Netherlands' 2-0 victory over France they have been relegated.
In contrast, people who carried the bitter taste receptors for quinine or PROP drank less coffee and more tea. "Taste has been studied for a long time, but we don't know the full mechanics of it", she added.
Uber and the India-based Ola are both backed by SoftBank which is Uber's biggest single shareholder with a 15% stake. Revenue for Q3 was up five percent quarter over quarter at $2.95 billion and up 38 percent year over year.
Details about the new plan are scarce and officials say that it will be 2020 before any definitive emissions rules are written. Another administration official said November 12 the new proposed emissions rules may not be written and announced until 2020.
Spice girls will start tour in Dublin
Victoria Beckham will not join the rest of the band for the tour as she is said to be focusing on her fashion business. With a capacity of 82,000, Croker is grandest possible setting for a return of the Spice Girls.
Walmart puts Amazon on notice amid Flipkart bad news
According to eMarketer Walmart is expected to capture 4 percent of all online retail spending in the us , or $20.91 billion. Walmart raised its adjusted earnings outlook for fiscal year 2019 to $4.75 to $4.85 per share from $4.65 to $4.80.
Neanderthal life not especially risky, skull analysis shows
For years, researchers analyzing traumatic injuries found on Neanderthal fossils believed they had lived unsafe , violent lives. For a long time, the life of a Neanderthal was considered to be, in the words of Thomas Hobbes, nasty, brutish and short.