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Japan to face Boks at World Cup
Japan to face Boks at World Cup
Japan have booked their place at Rugby World Cup 2015 after they were crowned Asian 5 Nations Champions....
Deans to coach in Japan
Deans to coach in Japan
Former Wallabies boss Robbie Deans will become the head coach of Japan's Top League and national champions Panasonic Wild Knights on May 1....
Tokyo Sevens: Day One wrap
Tokyo Sevens: Day One wrap
The USA reached their first Cup quarter-final of the 2013/14 HSBC Sevens World Series at the end of the first day of the2014 Tokyo Sevens....
Scotland see off Japan
Scotland see off Japan
Scotland held off a spirited performance from Japan before claiming a 42-17 victory at Murrayfield on Saturday....
Hansen happy with McCaw, Carter
Hansen happy with McCaw, Carter
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen was happy with the performances of Richie McCaw and Dan Carter in Saturday's win over Japan in Tokyo....
Preview: Japan v New Zealand
Preview: Japan v New Zealand
New Zealand will hope to get their end-of-year tour off to a resounding start when they take on Japan in Tokyo on Saturday....
Japan to host All Blacks
Japan to host All Blacks
The All Blacks will play Japan in Tokyo in November ahead of their European tour, New Zealand Rugby Union confirmed....
Sevens World Cup preview
Sevens World Cup preview
It's World Cup time on the Sevens circuit, with 24 teams out to emulate the surprise success achieved by Wales last time out....
Match officials to June 16
Match officials to June 16
The officials for this weekend's rugby action have been released. Jaco Peyper is the man in the middle in Sydney....
ABs heading to Japan?
ABs heading to Japan?
New Zealand could play Japan later this year, on their way to a European tour, in what would be their first trip to the country in 26 years....
Scrum trial goes global
Scrum trial goes global
The IRB Council has announced the implementation of a global trial of the "crouch, bind, set" scrum engagement sequence from next season....
IRB changes RWC schedule
IRB changes RWC schedule
The IRB has revamped the 2015 World Cup match schedule to stop giving top nations an unfair advantage by allowing them a week's rest between games....
Japan to host Wales
Japan to host Wales
Japan will take on an under-strength Wales side in Osaka on June 8, and in Tokyo a week later, it was revealed by Brave Blossoms boss Eddie Jones. ...
Jones Sets Top 10 Goal
Jones Sets Top 10 Goal
New Japan coach Eddie Jones vowed to make the Brave Blossoms one of the world's best teams by the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England....
Jones Set To Coach Brave Blossoms
Jones Set To Coach Brave Blossoms
Former Australia coach Eddie Jones has been chosen to replace All Blacks legend John Kirwan as head coach of Japan, media reports said on Tuesday....
 
 

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