It's Northern Hemisphere versus Southern Hemisphere in the knockout stages of RWC 2023.

The quarter-final line-up for Rugby World Cup 2023 has been confirmed, with two matches in Marseille and two in Saint-Denis. All matches take place on the weekend of Saturday, 14 and Sunday, 15 October.

The fixtures for the quarter-finals of Rugby World Cup 2023 have been confirmed with host nation France playing reigning and three-time champions South Africa and the world's number-one-ranked side Ireland taking on three-time champions New Zealand at Stade de France in Saint-Denis.

At Stade de Marseille, Pool C winners Wales will play Argentina after Los Pumas' crucial victory against Japan in Nantes. At the same venue, Pool D winners England will play Fiji, who are set to compete in the knock-out stages of the Rugby World Cup for the first time since 2007.

The Wallabies missed out on a quarter-final place by one point. Fiji gained a losing bonus point in their one point loss to Portugal in the last match of the Pool stages to confirm their quarter-final spot.

The full line-up is as follows (all Central European Summer Time):

QF1: Winner Pool C v Runner-up Pool D

WALES v ARGENTINA, Saturday October 14, Stade de Marseille

QF2: Winner Pool B v Runner-up Pool A

IRELAND v NEW ZEALAND, Saturday October 14, Stade de France, Paris

QF3: Winner Pool D v Runner-up Pool C

ENGLAND v FIJI, Sunday October 15, Stade de Marseille

QF4: Winner Pool A v Runner-up Pool B

FRANCE v SOUTH AFRICA, Sunday October 15, Stade de France, Paris