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Kyoto will host the draw for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in May next year, tournament organizers announced on Thursday.

Although the exact location has yet to be decided, organizers suggested that a temple or shrine in Japan’s ancient capital could even provide the setting to decide the schedule of the 20-team tournament, the first to be held in Asia.

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