Japan vs Russia RWC 2019 Will face each other 1st day of the biggest event of Rugby. The Rugby World Cup brings together the best national teams from the sport of rugby union to determine who really is the best.It’s one of the highlights of the 2019 sporting calendar, and it gets underway in Japan in September.
What is the team news?
The captain isn’t the first name on the team sheet for 99% of teams … captain of springboks? Captain of Scotland ? Captain of Ireland ? Captain of nz etc etc etc non of those teams along with every other has there X factor player as the captain
WORLD CUP hosts Japan welcome South Africa for a warm-up clash that will stir memories of the Brave Blossoms’ famous victory in Brighton in 2015.As well as looking for revenge for that humiliation, the Springboks are also looking to build on their Rugby Championship success ahead of the big kick-off in two weeks.
Imagine believing that he committed a racist assault without evidence. I don’t think u understand how racist/race baiting the blacks in SA are. E.g. They’ve locked up whites for life for scaring, unharmed, black thieves caught stealing from whites because they labelled it racist. Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says there is a sombre mood in the camp after awakening to the news of former Bok wing Chester Williams’ death.
Japan: 15 Will Tupou, 14 Kotaro Matsushima, 13 Timothy Lafaele, 12 Ryoto Nakamura, 11 Kenki Fukuoka, 10 Yu Tamura, 9 Kaito Shigeno, 8 Amanaki Mafi, 7 Pieter Labushagne, 6 Michael Leitch (c), 5 Uwe Helu, 4 Luke Thompson, 3 Jiwon Koo, 2 Atsushi Sakate, 1 Keita Inagaki
Replacements: 16 Takuya Kitade, 17 Isileli Nakajima, 18 Asaeli Ai Valu, 19 James Moore, 20 Kazuki Tokunaga, 21 Yutaka Nagare, 22 Rikiya Matsuda, 23 Ataata Moeakiola