A slew of established test players are already playing in Japan, including Wallabies captain Michael Hooper on a sabbatical.
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While the Grand Slam will be able to continue play, fans won't be allowed back at Melbourne Park until at least early next week.
Brief descriptions of five key matches between South Africa and England ahead of Saturday's Rugby World Cup final at International Stadium Yokohama: The countries have played 42 tests, with South Africa winning 25 and England 15. There have been two draws. 2007 — South Africa 15, ...