• Kyodo


Representatives of 26 local governments attended an explanatory meeting in Fukuoka about hosting team training camps during the 2019 Rugby World Cup, tournament organizers said Thursday.

In addition to those attending Thursday’s meeting, 134 other local bodies sent delegations to two other recent meetings in Tokyo and Osaka. When the process for selecting official camp locales was announced in May, a total of 136 local bodies expressed an interest in hosting.

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