• Kyodo


Japan lost all three of its Group A matches on the opening day of the two-day Tokyo Sevens rugby tournament Saturday.

Japan fell to England 15-5, Fiji 26-7 and France 24-5 at Prince Chichibu Memorial Ground as the host country failed to finish in the top two in Group A for a quarterfinal berth in the seventh leg of the seven-man rugby World Series.

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