TOKYO, 12 Oct - Further to the process outlined at Thursday’s press conference, the following statement has been issued by World Rugby relating to the process of venue inspections and decision-making ahead of Sunday’s final pool matches.
World Rugby spokesperson: “Our primary consideration is the safety of everyone. We will undertake detailed venue inspections as soon as practically possible after the Typhoon has passed and an update will be published as soon as that process has been undertaken in the morning. Our message to fans continues to be stay indoors today, stay safe and monitor official Rugby World Cup social and digital channels.”
Fans and media are advised to continue to keep up to date with the latest travel and public services information via https://www.rugbyworldcup.com/update.