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Japan v Russia - Rugby World Cup 2019: Pool A
Match Review: Japan 30-10 Russia
Japan off to flying start after Russians strike first blow
Matsushima scores hat-trick of tries as hosts recover from shock of conceding early try.
Japan v Russia - Rugby World Cup 2019: Pool A
Japanese offloads unlock Russia
How Japan used the offload to send Kotaro Matsushima over for the tries that put them on the way to victory.
Michael Leitch scores for Japan in a friendly against Russia
Match Preview
History on the side of Japan but Russia still pose real threat
Brave Blossoms target key bonus point but know they must avoid mistakes against dangerous Bears.
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Press Release
Stage set for spectacular Rugby World Cup 2019 opening ceremony
Sold-out Tokyo Stadium and massive worldwide television audience set to be delighted by uniquely Japanese welcome.
Hong Kong v Canada - Rugby World Cup 2019 Repechage
Canada's Welsh coach Jones sings rugby tune where ice hockey is top of the pops
Former Wales flanker has led Russia through a Rugby World Cup tournament and now holds the reins at Canada.
Australia v Fiji - Group A: Rugby World Cup 2015
Predictions game: your chance to choose the finalists
Players, coaches, media and fans from all 20 World Cup countries have had their say in the bracket game and their choices point to a New Zealand - South Africa final. Now you can have your say...
Lyn Jones
Russia plan to cause chaos in World Cup opener against hosts Japan
Head coach Lyn Jones accepts the Brave Blossoms are favourites but believes a fast start could suit the Bears.
Gold medallists Fiji pose during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games medal ceremony for the Men's Rugby Sevens
press release
Olympians set to make Rugby World Cup history at Japan 2019
Tournament will feature 18 sevens players from Rio 2016 - including four Fijians who romped to gold medal glory.
Yury Kushnarev - Russia
Tier two team analysis: Russia
Russia's fly-halves can keep them in most games
In the second of a series of articles on the Tier 2 teams competing at RWC 2019, a guide to the strengths and weaknesses of Russia.
Argentina v Namibia
Quotes of the Day - Wednesday, 18 September
The best of who said what as the countdown continues to RWC 2019.
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Tournament Bracket Game
The countdown to Rugby World Cup 2019 is on. Check out the tournament bracket to predict who will be crowned champions!