May 10, 2016

Scotland at full strength for upcoming Japan rugby tour

Scotland will be at full strength for its two-test rugby tour of Japan next month because it cannot afford to rest players. Practically all of the 27-man squad named on Monday competed in the Rugby World Cup and Six Nations this season. Coach Vern ...

Japan fans sad but proud after Rugby World Cup exit

Oct 11, 2015

Japan fans sad but proud after Rugby World Cup exit

Japanese rugby fans reacted philosophically after Scotland’s narrow 36-33 victory over Samoa on Saturday eliminated their team from the World Cup. After stunning two-time World Cup winners South Africa in its opening match and beating Samoa in their third, Japan needed the Pacific islanders ...