The RWC 2019 will start on 20th September 2019 and will run till 2nd November in Japan. Japan is the Rugby National team, they will play in the POOL A along with other teams such as Samoa, Ireland, Russia and Scotland. On the Rugby World Cup ranking table Cherry Blossoms placed 11.
The First match will happen between Russia Vs Japan at Tokyo Stadium on Friday 20th September 2019. Japan rugby lovers can see entire Rugby World Cup Schedule 2019 live streaming. Currently Japan declared their players list which is given below:
Ryohei Yamanaka, Keita Inagaki, Hiroshi Yamashita, Jiwon Koo, Rahboni Warren-Vosayaco, Yusuke Kizu, Masataka Mikami, Koki Yamamoto, Kenki Fukuoka, Isileli Nakajima, Ryuji Noguchi , Samuel Anise, Luke Thompson, Grant Hattingh, Michael Leitch (captain),Takuya Kitade, James Moore, Wimpie van der Walt, Kosuke Horikoshi, Uwe Helu, Hendrik Tui, Shunsuke Nunomaki, Yoshitaka Tokunaga, Kazuki Himeno, Atsushi Sakate , Amanaki Lelei Mafi, Pieter Labuschagne, Kaito Shigeno, Yutaka Nagare, Fumiaki Tanaka,Asaeli Ai Valu , Rikiya Matsuda, Lomano Lava Lemeki,Jamie Henry , Ataata Moeakiola, Kotaro Matsushima, Yusuke Kajimura, William Tupou,Shota Horie , Ryoto Nakamura, Timothy Lafaele,Yu Tamura .
In the Rugby World Cup history Japan played in just pool stage they were unable to qualify for the next stage yet. In the Asia championship and in all editions Japan is the most victorious team. In addition, Japan was the champion team in the 2014 Pacific Nations Cup.
|Friday 20 September 2019||Japan Vs Russia||19:45||Tokyo Stadium,Tokyo|
|Saturday 28 September 2019||Japan Vs Ireland||16:15||Shizuoka Stadium,Ecopa, Shizuoka Prefecture|
|Saturday 5th October 2019||Japan Vs Samoa||19:30||City of Toyota Stadium,Aichi Prefecture,Toyota City|
|Sunday 13 October 2019||Japan Vs Scotland||19:45||International Stadium Yokohama,Kanagawa Prefecture,Yokohama City|