• Kyodo


Japan coach Jamie Joseph was not a happy man following his team’s 47-29 victory over South Korea this past weekend at Incheon Namdong Asiad Rugby Field.

The former New Zealand and Japan international said his team, which contained 11 new caps, had been “out-passioned” by the South Koreans and that a number of the more experienced players had “not done the hard work” expected of them.

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